Part of speech:
A pleading in common law, made by the defendant to answer a replication by the plaintiff. A pleading in common law, made by the defendant to answer a replication by the plaintiff.
A word or a series of words spoken or written in reaction, as to a question or request.
An acknowledging or being acknowledged; admission; avowal
Capable of being tested, adjudged, or brought to judgment.
Occurring or responding in turns; alternating:
Tending to react
Readily reacting to suggestions, influences, appeals, or efforts:
Perceptible or appreciable by the senses or by the mind:
Easily managed or controlled; governable.
A short liturgical text chanted or sung responsively preceding or following a psalm, psalm verse, or canticle.
Responsive or antiphonal singing or chanting.
A reply, especially a quick witty one; a retort.
A sympathetic response:
The return of information about the result of a process or activity; evaluative response:
An abnormally high sensitivity of the skin or some sense organ
The response of cells or tissues to an antigen, as in a test for immunization.
Skill in making witty replies
The act of repeating, duplicating, copying, reproducing, etc.
(Archit.) An engaged column, pilaster, etc. supporting an arch
A quick, sharp, or witty reply, esp. one that turns the words of the previous speaker back upon that speaker
Application of a subsequent rule or condition to something that occurred at a previous time.
Mental approval or acceptance:
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