Part of speech:
The rhythmic expansion and contraction of the arteries as blood is pumped through them by the heart. The pulse can be felt at several parts of the body, as over the carotid and radial arteries.
A shelflike growth of fungus found on various trees, usually on the trunk
Any of various green beans or wax beans
(Informal, former) The head; pate
A report or record of the results of this
Any of various beans cultivated for their edible seeds rather than their pods.
The seed-bearing stage of a plant:
A podlike container, as a cocoon of a locust
A leguminous plant
A common bean.
The inner, usually edible seed of a nut or fruit stone.
(Botany) An indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary and having the whole wall fleshy, such as a grape or tomato.
A usually metal projectile in the shape of a pointed cylinder or a ball that is expelled from a firearm, especially a rifle or handgun.
(Slang) Something, such as a baseball, that resembles a pellet of medicine.
A small, hard seed or seedlike fruit, esp. that of any cereal plant, as wheat, rice, corn, rye, etc.
A protuberant growth or swelling in a tissue:
A swelling or lump on a tree; a knob or knot.
A small, knoblike outgrowth found on the roots of many legumes, such as alfalfa, beans, and peas. Nodules grow after the roots have been infected with nitrogen-fixing bacteria of the genus Rhizobium.
The foremost or leading position:
A small pastry filled with meat or fish.
(Old Poet.) A mansion or stately building
A unit of liquid measure equal to one quarter of a pint.
A flat, narrow strip of dry dough, usually made with egg and served in soup, baked in casseroles, etc.
(Music) A ridge of wood at the top of the fingerboard or neck of a stringed instrument, over which the strings pass.
any of various edible seeds of plants of the family Leguminosae used for food
any of various leguminous plants grown for their edible seeds and pods
The pod or seed of some members of this order, used for food
Of the legume order of plants; leguminous
The mass of nerve tissue in the cranium of vertebrate animals, an enlarged extension of the spinal cord: it is the main part of the nervous system, the center of thought, and the organ that perceives sensory impulses and regulates motor impulses: it is made up of gray matter (the outer cortex of nerve cells) and white matter (the inner mass of nerve fibers)
A small wheel or freely rolling ball set in a swiveled frame and attached to each leg, bottom corner, etc. of a piece of furniture or other heavy object so that it can be moved easily
A bean cultivated and used for food.
Either of a pair of glandular organs in the upper abdominal cavity of vertebrates, which separate water and waste products of metabolism from the blood and excrete them as urine through the bladder
A leguminous plant (Lens culinaris) native to southwest Asia, having flat pods containing lens-shaped, edible seeds.
The letter L in the ICAO spelling alphabet.
A seed or pod of this plant.
The part of the skeleton that forms the framework of the head, consisting of the bones of the cranium, which protect the brain, and the bones of the face.
A bland, cheeselike food, rich in protein, coagulated from an extract of soybeans and used in soups, in various cooked dishes, etc.
(Slang) The human head:
A low wall or story above the cornice of a classical facade
(Slang) A German or a person of German ancestry
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