The position of two celestial bodies when their celestial longitude differs by 180°, especially a configuration in which Earth lies on a straight line between the Sun and a superior planet or the Moon. Planets in this position rise as the Sun sets and are visible all night long, reaching their highest point in the sky at midnight; the Moon in this position is full.
A delaying or being delayed
A high-flown or bombastic speech
A person who has or likes to have adventures
A lengthy session of discussions, speeches, or debate.
A long, vehement speech, esp. one of denunciation; harangue
A series of repetitions of a phrase, each in a new position on the scale.
A substance that starts or speeds up a chemical reaction while undergoing no permanent change itself. The enzymes in saliva, for example, are catalysts in digestion.
Something, such as the fear of punishment or the expectation of reward, that induces action or motivates effort.
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