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(Anatomy) An axon.
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  1. (Anatomy) An axon.
  2. Any of the threadlike elements, either dendrites or axons, making up a nerve
  3. A threadlike process of a neuron, especially the prolonged axon that conducts nerve impulses.
(Anatomy) A dorsal tubular cord of nervous tissue above the notochord of a chordate.
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  1. (Anatomy) A dorsal tubular cord of nervous tissue above the notochord of a chordate.
The veins of such a system considered as a group.
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  1. The veins of such a system considered as a group.
  2. Such veins collectively
  3. The distribution or arrangement of a system of veins, as in an insect's wing or a leaf blade. Patterns of venation in insect wings are often used to identify and differentiate species. In angiosperm plants, the venation of eudicot and magnoliid leaves is generally netted or reticulate , with smaller veins branching out from larger ones in a pinnate or palmate pattern, while that of monocots is parallel , with many veins of similar size running parallel to each other along the length of the plant part. These parallel veins are connected to each other by much smaller cross veins.
A formal statement of a decision or expression of opinion put before or adopted by an assembly such as the US Congress.
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  1. A formal statement of a decision or expression of opinion put before or adopted by an assembly such as the US Congress.
  2. A formal statement of opinion or determination adopted by an assembly or other formal group
  3. The state or quality of being resolute; firm determination:
A pervasive or essential attitude, quality, or principle:
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  1. A pervasive or essential attitude, quality, or principle:
  2. Strong loyalty or dedication:
  3. An attitude marked by enthusiasm, energy, or courage:
The ability to meet a challenge or persevere under demanding circumstances; determination or resolve:
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  1. The ability to meet a challenge or persevere under demanding circumstances; determination or resolve:
  2. Good temperament and character.
  3. Quality of character or temperament; esp., high quality of character; spirit; courage; ardor
Foolish or rash boldness; foolhardiness; recklessness
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  1. Foolish or rash boldness; foolhardiness; recklessness
  2. Excessive boldness or rashness; foolhardiness or recklessness.
An audacious act or remark
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  1. An audacious act or remark
  2. Shameless or brazen boldness; insolence
  3. An act or instance of intrepidity or insolent heedlessness:
An act or instance of this
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  1. An act or instance of this
  2. Brazen boldness; presumptuousness.
  3. Unashamed boldness; impudence; audacity; presumption
The characteristic of being brave.
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  1. The characteristic of being brave.
(Usually uncountable) Being brave, courageousness.
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  1. (Usually uncountable) Being brave, courageousness.
  2. The condition or quality of being brave; courage.
  3. Fine appearance, show, or dress; showiness
(Obs.) Mind; purpose; spirit
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  1. (Obs.) Mind; purpose; spirit
  2. The attitude of facing and dealing with anything recognized as dangerous, difficult, or painful, instead of withdrawing from it; quality of being fearless or brave; valor
  3. The state or quality of mind or spirit that enables one to face danger, fear, or vicissitudes with self-possession, confidence, and resolution; bravery.
The characteristic of being dauntless; fearlessness.
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The quality of being doughty.
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The quality of being fearless.
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Strength of mind that allows one to endure pain or adversity with courage.
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  1. Strength of mind that allows one to endure pain or adversity with courage.
  2. The strength to bear misfortune, pain, etc. calmly and patiently; firm courage
An act or speech characteristic of a gallant
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  1. An act or speech characteristic of a gallant
  2. Nobility of spirit or action; courage.
  3. Nobility of behavior or spirit; heroic courage
The quality of being game; bravery, courage or pluck
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The human heart considered as the center or source of emotions, personality attributes, etc.
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  1. The human heart considered as the center or source of emotions, personality attributes, etc.
  2. Emotional constitution, basic disposition, or character:
  3. The repository of one's deepest and sincerest feelings and beliefs:
The quality of being intrepid; bravery.
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  1. The quality of being intrepid; bravery.
The quality of being intrepid; bravery.
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  1. The quality of being intrepid; bravery.
The ability to meet a challenge or persevere under demanding circumstances; determination or resolve:
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  1. The ability to meet a challenge or persevere under demanding circumstances; determination or resolve:
  2. Good temperament and character.
  3. Quality of character or temperament; esp., high quality of character; spirit; courage; ardor
Resourceful courage and daring in the face of difficulties; spirit.
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  1. Resourceful courage and daring in the face of difficulties; spirit.
  2. An animal's heart, liver, lungs, and windpipe, used for food
  3. The heart, liver, windpipe, and lungs of a slaughtered animal.
The characteristic of being plucky.
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  1. The characteristic of being plucky.
A person as characterized by a stated quality:
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  1. A person as characterized by a stated quality:
  2. An attitude marked by enthusiasm, energy, or courage:
  3. Strong loyalty or dedication:
The state or condition of being undaunted.
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  1. The state or condition of being undaunted.
The quality of being valiant; heroism, bravery or valour.
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The property of being valiant.
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Courage and boldness, as in battle; bravery.
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  1. Courage and boldness, as in battle; bravery.
  2. Marked courage or bravery
(Vulgar Slang) Ejaculated semen.
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  1. (Vulgar Slang) Ejaculated semen.
  2. A kind of wood or fungus that smolders when ignited; punk
  3. (Informal) Courage; spirit
The state or condition of being gutsy.
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  1. The state or condition of being gutsy.
Aggressive energy; initiative:
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  1. Aggressive energy; initiative:
  2. (Slang) Courage, pluck, perseverance, etc.; guts
  3. The ability to face difficulty with spirit and courage.
The act of taking for or on oneself, especially accepting, or agreeing to take the responsibility for, the obligation of another.
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  1. The act of taking for or on oneself, especially accepting, or agreeing to take the responsibility for, the obligation of another.
  2. (R.C.Ch.) The taking up of the body and soul of the Virgin Mary into heaven after her death
  3. Something taken for granted or accepted as true without proof; a supposition:
Fearless daring; intrepidity.
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  1. Fearless daring; intrepidity.
  2. Bold courage; daring
  3. An act or instance of intrepidity or insolent heedlessness:
(Typography) The relative weight of a font; the thickness of its strokes.
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  1. (Typography) The relative weight of a font; the thickness of its strokes.
  2. The state of being bold; courage; presumptuousness.
The characteristic of being brash.
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  1. The characteristic of being brash.
The characteristic of being brazen.
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  1. The characteristic of being brazen.
Impertinent boldness:
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  1. Impertinent boldness:
  2. Something resembling the cheek in shape or position.
  3. Either side of the face between the nose and ear, below the eye
The state of being cheeky
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Utter nerve; effrontery:
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  1. Utter nerve; effrontery:
  2. (Slang) Nearly arrogant courage; utter audacity, effrontery or impudence; supreme self-confidence; exaggerated self-opinion;
  3. (Informal) Shameless audacity; impudence; brass
Lack of courtesy; rudeness.
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  1. Lack of courtesy; rudeness.
  2. A rude act or statement.
  3. Lack of courtesy; impoliteness; bad manners; rudeness
Lack of respect, esteem, or courteous regard.
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  1. Lack of respect, esteem, or courteous regard.
Brazen boldness; presumptuousness.
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  1. Brazen boldness; presumptuousness.
  2. Unashamed boldness; impudence; audacity; presumption
  3. An act or instance of this
Facial cosmetics:
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  1. Facial cosmetics:
  2. Effrontery; impudence:
  3. A person's countenance:
Close acquaintance (with something)
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  1. Close acquaintance (with something)
  2. The quality of being known from past experience:
  3. Acquaintance with or knowledge of something:
The quality of being forward.
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A skin sore caused by friction and abrasion:
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  1. A skin sore caused by friction and abrasion:
  2. An abnormal swelling of plant tissue, caused by injury or by parasitic organisms such as insects, mites, nematodes, and bacteria. Parasites stimulate the production of galls by secreting chemical irritants on or in the plant tissue. Galls stimulated by egg-laying parasites typically provide a protective environment in which the eggs can hatch and the pupae develop, and they usually do only minor damage to the host plant. Gall-stimulating fungi and microorganisms, such as the bacterium that causes crown gall, are generally considered to be plant diseases.
  3. A sore on the skin, esp. of a horse's back, caused by rubbing or chafing
(Uncountable) The fact or character of being out of place; inappropriateness.
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  1. (Uncountable) The fact or character of being out of place; inappropriateness.
  2. The quality or condition of being impertinent, especially:
  3. (Countable) An instance of this; a moment of being impertinent.
The quality of being offensively bold.
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  1. The quality of being offensively bold.
  2. Impudent speech or behavior
  3. Offensively bold behavior.
A lack of courtesy or politeness; rudeness
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  1. A lack of courtesy or politeness; rudeness
  2. A rude or discourteous act
  3. The quality or condition of being uncivil.
The characteristic of being nervy.
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  1. The characteristic of being nervy.
An excessive degree of confidence
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The quality of being pert; cheekiness, impudence.
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The quality of being pushy
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The quality of being sassy.
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The property of being saucy
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  1. The property of being saucy
  2. An instance of saucy behavior
The brass instruments of an orchestra, band, etc., or the players of these instruments
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  1. The brass instruments of an orchestra, band, etc., or the players of these instruments
  2. (Countable, music) A class of wind instruments, usually made of metal (such as brass), that use vibrations of the player's lips to produce sound.
  3. (Uncountable, used as a singular or plural noun, military) High-ranking officers.
A hard crisp covering or surface:
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  1. A hard crisp covering or surface:
  2. A hard deposit formed by wine on the inside surface of a bottle
  3. A piece of bread that has become hard and dry.
Stewed fruit, usually served with other foods.
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  1. Stewed fruit, usually served with other foods.
  2. Something that adds interest, zest, or flavor
  3. A liquid or soft mixture served with food to add flavor or enhance its general appeal
The state, or an instance, of being uppish.
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  1. The state, or an instance, of being uppish.
Alternative form of uppitiness.
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(Idiomatic) To encourage or refresh; to hearten.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To encourage or refresh; to hearten.
  2. (Idiomatic, intransitive) To become encouraged, reinvigorated, or cheerful; to summon one's courage or spirits.
  3. (Idiomatic, colloquial) To pass on to higher authority for resolution. See also pass the buck.
To encourage with cheers:
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  1. To encourage with cheers:
  2. To be or become cheerful; feel encouraged
  3. To urge on or encourage by cheers
  1. To foster, give help or patronage
  2. To give support to; foster:
  3. To give support to; be favorable to; foster; help
To give heart to; to encourage, urge on, cheer, give confidence to.
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  1. To give heart to; to encourage, urge on, cheer, give confidence to.
  2. To cheer up; encourage
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