One that destroys:
Movement in an opposite direction.
Any of several breeds of sheep having short wool, originally bred in the Downs of southern England.
A downward slope, esp. in a road
A town of central Belgium near Brussels. Napoleon met his final defeat in the Battle of Waterloo (June 18, 1815).
A reversal of the doing of something done or accomplished; canceling or annulling
A person, car, train, boat, etc. that salvages or clears away wrecks; specif., a truck equipped to tow away wrecked or disabled automobiles
The stall or tub in which such a bath is taken.
An atmospheric disturbance characterized by a strong wind, usually accompanied by rain, snow, sleet, or hail, and, often, thunder and lightning
One that inflicts retribution or vengeance.
A decline to a lower status or level.
Hereditary derivation; lineage:
Constant function, one-valued function (in automata theory) (in particular application causing a reset)
Ruin is the fallen or destroyed remains of something.
A person or thing that brings shame, dishonor, or reproach (to one, etc.)
(Geology) A wearing away or falling to pieces of rocks or strata, produced by atmospheric action, frost, ice, etc.
The smallest quantity of liquid heavy enough to fall in a spherical mass.
A marked, often sudden, decline in status, rank, or importance:
The definition of atrophy is the weakening, loss, wasting away, break-down or growth halt of something such as a body part, plant, person, place or thing.
A sudden, very heavy rain
(Electronics) Loss of or gain in power in an amplifier caused by unintentional negative feedback.
(Rare) A weakening, ruining, etc.; downfall; deterioration
(Meteorology) Any or all of the forms of water particles, whether liquid or solid, that fall from the atmosphere (e.g., rain, hail, snow or sleet). It is a major class of hydrometeor, but it is distinguished from cloud, fog, dew, rime, frost, etc., in that it must fall. It is distinguished from cloud and virga in that it must reach the ground.
A successful person
The definition of an accomplishment is something that has been completed with skill or expertise.
The process of or an action or instance of coming to prominence.
A disastrous overwhelming defeat or ruin
(--- Archaic) A person employed to help, especially a farm worker or domestic servant.
A coming to naught; frustration:
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