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Electromagnetic energy of a wavelength just outside the range the human eye can detect, such as infrared light and ultraviolet light.
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  1. Electromagnetic energy of a wavelength just outside the range the human eye can detect, such as infrared light and ultraviolet light.
  2. Characterized by or filled with light; bright:
  3. Having a spongy or flaky texture; well-leavened:
(Painting) Having the light and aerial tints true to nature.
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  1. (Painting) Having the light and aerial tints true to nature.
  2. Light of heart; vivacious; sprightly; flippant; superficial.
  3. Light as air; delicate; graceful
Not ponderable; without sensible or appreciable weight; incapable of being weighed.
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  1. Not ponderable; without sensible or appreciable weight; incapable of being weighed.
  2. That cannot undergo precise evaluation:
  3. That cannot be conclusively determined or explained
Capable of making or noticing fine distinctions in meaning, etc.
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  1. Capable of making or noticing fine distinctions in meaning, etc.
  2. Delicately suggestive; not grossly obvious
  3. Thin; rare; tenuous; not dense or heavy
Having buoyancy; able to float
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  1. Having buoyancy; able to float
  2. Lighthearted and lively
  3. Having or marked by buoyancy:
Relating to, or existing as, gas.
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  1. Relating to, or existing as, gas.
  2. Full of or containing gas; gassy.
  3. Of, having the nature of, or in the form of, gas
In the form of gas; gaseous
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  1. In the form of gas; gaseous
Fleeting, unsubstantial, fanciful, etc.
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  1. Fleeting, unsubstantial, fanciful, etc.
  2. Like, having the nature of, or characteristic of vapor
  3. Given to such ideas or talk
That can be evaporated
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  1. That can be evaporated
  2. That can evaporate or undergo evaporation:
  3. Capable of evaporation
Lively and high-spirited; vivacious
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  1. Lively and high-spirited; vivacious
  2. Giving off gas bubbles; bubbling up; foaming
  1. Comprehensive in scope or extent.
  2. Of, or working by means of, expansion
  3. Open and communicative; talkative or effusive:
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  1. Able to endure tribulation without cracking.
  2. Bouncing or springing back into shape, position, etc. after being stretched, bent, or, esp., compressed
  3. Capable of returning to an original shape or position, as after having been compressed.
Readily changed or changing to suit circumstances; adaptable
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  1. Readily changed or changing to suit circumstances; adaptable
  2. (Economics) Of, relating to, or being a good for which changes in price have a large effect on the quantity demanded or supplied.
  3. Easily resuming original size or shape after being stretched or otherwise deformed; flexible.
Full of spirit; exciting; animated
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  1. Full of spirit; exciting; animated
  2. Quick-paced:
  3. (Archaic) Airy; animated; spirited.
Alternative spelling of lighthearted.
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Full of life and animation
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  1. Full of life and animation
  2. Characterized by an attractive or pleasing liveliness of spirit
  3. Full of animation and spirit; lively:
(Slang) Odd, inept, pathetic, etc.
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  1. (Slang) Odd, inept, pathetic, etc.
  2. Bright or lively, especially in color:
  3. Joyous and lively; merry; happy; lighthearted
Made or depicted using animation:
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  1. Made or depicted using animation:
  2. (FILMS & VIDEO) Of or having to do with an animated cartoon or its preparation
  3. Filled with activity, vigor, or spirit; lively:
Conducive to fun and laughter; festive
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  1. Conducive to fun and laughter; festive
  2. Marked by or offering fun, good feelings, and liveliness; festive:
  3. Full of fun and laughter; lively and cheerful
Frivolous and disrespectful; saucy; impertinent
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  1. Frivolous and disrespectful; saucy; impertinent
  2. Showing disrespect through a casual attitude, levity, and a lack of due seriousness; pert.
  3. Marked by disrespectful levity or casualness; pert:
  1. Funny, humorous, jesting, frolicsome.
  2. Fun, recreational, not serious.
  3. Liking play, prone to play frequently, such as a child or kitten; rather sportive.
Full of spirit and vitality; lively; brisk.
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  1. Full of spirit and vitality; lively; brisk.
  1. Unpredictable.
  2. Relating to a chemical compound that readily decomposes or changes into other compounds or into elements.
  3. Not stable
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  1. Unable to be predicted.
  2. Difficult to foretell or foresee:
Tending to explode.
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  1. Tending to explode.
  2. Of, causing, or having the nature of, an explosion
  3. Likely to explode, as in violence
Of little value or importance; trifling; trivial
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  1. Of little value or importance; trifling; trivial
  2. Having no basis in law because of the lack of sound legal arguments, facts, etc. or not brought to court in good faith
  3. Of a claim or assertion in litigation, that it lacks merit or substance; often a pejorative term, implying bad faith or negligence by the pleading party. Of a claim or assertion in litigation, that it lacks merit or substance; often a pejorative term, implying bad faith or negligence by the pleading party.
Characterized by, arising from, or subject to caprice; impulsive or unpredictable:
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  1. Characterized by, arising from, or subject to caprice; impulsive or unpredictable:
  2. Subject to caprices; tending to change abruptly and without apparent reason; erratic; flighty
  3. Characterized by or resulting from caprice, inconsistency in feeling or purpose, a whim, or an unpredictable or impulsive behavior. See also arbitrary.
Characterized by, arising from, or subject to whimsy:
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  1. Characterized by, arising from, or subject to whimsy:
  2. Playful or fanciful, especially in a humorous way:
  3. Subject to sudden change; unpredictable
Characterized by, arising from, or subject to caprice; impulsive or unpredictable:
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  1. Characterized by, arising from, or subject to caprice; impulsive or unpredictable:
  2. Characterized by or resulting from caprice, inconsistency in feeling or purpose, a whim, or an unpredictable or impulsive behavior. See also arbitrary.
  3. Subject to caprices; tending to change abruptly and without apparent reason; erratic; flighty
Being such that alteration is possible:
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  1. Being such that alteration is possible:
  2. Subject to sudden or frequent changes.
  3. That can change or be changed; likely or tending to change; variable; alterable; fickle
(Geol.) Designating a boulder or rock formation transported some distance from its original source, as by a glacier
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  1. (Geol.) Designating a boulder or rock formation transported some distance from its original source, as by a glacier
  2. Lacking consistency, regularity, or uniformity:
  3. Having no fixed course or purpose; irregular; random; wandering
Existing in or constructed from fantasy; of or relating to fantasy; fanciful.
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  1. Existing in or constructed from fantasy; of or relating to fantasy; fanciful.
  2. Strange or fanciful in form, conception, or appearance:
  3. Wonderful; marvelous; excellent; extraordinarily good or great (used especially as an intensifier).
Changeable or unstable in affection, interest, loyalty, etc.; capricious
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  1. Changeable or unstable in affection, interest, loyalty, etc.; capricious
  2. Characterized by erratic changeableness or instability, especially with regard to affections or attachments; capricious.
  3. Quick to change one’s opinion or allegiance; insincere; not loyal or reliable.
Full of or characterized by freaks; whimsical; capricious
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  1. Full of or characterized by freaks; whimsical; capricious
  2. Having the nature of a freak; odd; peculiar
  3. Strange, unusual, abnormal or bizarre
Displaying or marked by a lack of consistency, especially:
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  1. Displaying or marked by a lack of consistency, especially:
  2. Not always holding to the same principles or practice; changeable
  3. Lacking in correct logical relation; contradictory:
Not constant; changeable
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  1. Not constant; changeable
  2. Not uniform in nature, value, etc.; irregular; variable
  3. Changing or varying, especially often and without discernible pattern or reason.
Having qualities attributed to the god Mercury or supposedly influenced by the planet Mercury; eloquent, clever, shrewd, thievish, etc.
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  1. Having qualities attributed to the god Mercury or supposedly influenced by the planet Mercury; eloquent, clever, shrewd, thievish, etc.
  2. Having qualities suggestive of mercury; quick, quick-witted, volatile, changeable, fickle, etc.
  3. Caused by the action or use of mercury
Subject to changing and unpredictable emotional states; moody, capricious; sometimes used figuratively to describe user-unfriendly or unstable machines or software that are either complicated and/or have poorly written instructions and are subsequently difficult to operate.
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  1. Subject to changing and unpredictable emotional states; moody, capricious; sometimes used figuratively to describe user-unfriendly or unstable machines or software that are either complicated and/or have poorly written instructions and are subsequently difficult to operate.
  2. Having an excitable temperament; easily upset
  3. Relating to or caused by temperament:
Very sensitive or easily upset; touchy
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  1. Very sensitive or easily upset; touchy
  2. Needing careful handling; precarious; delicate
  3. Requiring skillful or tactful handling; delicate:
Not definite or determined; vague
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  1. Not definite or determined; vague
  2. Not determined; undecided:
  3. Subject to change; variable:
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  1. Unable to be predicted.
  2. Difficult to foretell or foresee:
Not fixed, firm, or steady; easily upset or unbalanced
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  1. Not fixed, firm, or steady; easily upset or unbalanced
  2. Having a strong tendency to change.
  3. Changeable; variable; fluctuating
Erratic in habits, purpose, or behavior
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  1. Erratic in habits, purpose, or behavior
  2. Not firm or stable; shaky
  3. Not even or regular; wavering:
Designating or involving an interest rate, as on a mortgage loan, that varies over time according to some predetermined formula
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  1. Designating or involving an interest rate, as on a mortgage loan, that varies over time according to some predetermined formula
  2. A factor or condition that is subject to change, especially one that is allowed to change in a scientific experiment to test a hypothesis.
  3. Likely to change or vary; subject to variation; changeable.
Full of or characterized by whimsy; quaintly, playfully, or gently humorous
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  1. Full of or characterized by whimsy; quaintly, playfully, or gently humorous
  2. Given to whimsy; capricious; odd; peculiar; playful; light-hearted or amusing.
  3. Subject to sudden change; unpredictable
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