|drill, practice an action repeatedly in order to perfect it, go over list, practice something before performing, repeat something, train somebody for performance||rehearse|
|(about clothing or fabric) unshrinkable, shrunk beforehand in order to prevent later shrinkage in the laundry, already shrunk||preshrunk|
|(Architecture) ornamental bracket under a Corinthian column, a bracket in Corinthian order||modillion|
|(Biology) group of related families within an order or suborder; category of classification ranked below order and above family, taxonomic ranking between order and family||superfamily|
|(Botany) an order of plants; moss which has leafy gametophytes||Musci|
|(Botany) plant of the genus mentha (genus of fragrant herbs including peppermint, spearmint, and horsemint, etc.); hard or soft mint-flavored candy; factory where money is produced; gold mine (Slang), in perfect condition, invent, make coins, print mon...||mint|
|(British Slang) criminal, prisoner, ex-convict; prison time, decide the order of play, fall behind compared with others, fail to keep up with the established pace, straggle; develop slowly; linger, tarry; slacken, flag, weaken; imprison (British Slang)...||lag|
|(British) train pass that allows one to ride for reduced cost||railcard|
|(Catholic) participate in a concelebration (practice of several priests saying Mass together), officiate jointly at Christian Mass||concelebrate|
|(Computers) sign up, inform a newsgroup program that a user wants to regularly read a certain newsgroup; inform a mailing list server that a user wants to read a certain group, guarantee to invest in something, make advance payment for something, promi...||subscribe|
|(French) part of the phrase "laissez faire" (freedom of action, policy of non-intervention)||laissez|
|(Grammar) fundamental part of a sentence that contains a verb and provides details about the subject of a sentence (such as attributes, action, etc.), assert something about subject of statement, base on, found on; establish, set; ascribe, base somethi...||predicate|
|(Grammar) imperfect tense, form which expresses an ongoing action; verb form in the imperfect tense, ending on 5th note of scale, expressing incomplete action, faulty, not able to reproduce, not complete, not perfect, not perfect; flawed, defective; of...||imperfect|
|(Grammar) verb form used to show that the subject is being acted upon (rather than performing an action), expressing action done to the subject, influenced by something external, lacking a power source, not actively taking part, not managed by the inve...||passive|
|(History) Muslims payed a tax in order to stay in Spain (11th-15th century)||Mudejar|
|(in Airplanes) electronic device that transmits a 4-digit identification code to the scanning surface radar in order to identify itself as "friendly" aircraft||IFF (Identification Friend or Foe)|
|(in filmmaking) board or several boards on which the order of the scenes of the film or play are written, sketches outlining plot||storyboard|
|(Informal) turbine engine; turbocharger; automobile equipped with a turbocharger, mollusk with spiral shell, motored by a turbine; capable of performing an action quicker than normal (Informal)||turbo|
|(Latin) part of the phrase "de facto" (in practice, in fact)||facto|
|(Rhetoric) reversal in the order of words in two otherwise parallel phrases (i.e. I went to school, to work went they), inverted word order in phrase||chiasmus|
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