|illuminate an object from behind, illuminate from behind, light from behind, light that shines from behind an object; rear light in computers with liquid crystal displays (shines behind the monitor screen in order to improve contrast and readability)||backlight|
|(about a pronoun) referring to the subject (Grammar); (about a verb) having a subject and object with the same referent (Grammar); reflective; pertaining to an involuntary physiological response, (Grammar) objective pronoun which refers to the subject,...||reflexive|
|(about clothing or fabric) unshrinkable, shrunk beforehand in order to prevent later shrinkage in the laundry, already shrunk||preshrunk|
|(about plants) light-loving; thriving in response to light||photophilous|
|(about program code) able to handle several simultaneous or interleaved requests (Computers)||reentrant|
|(Anatomy) either of two small funnel-shaped cartilages located to the rear of larynx; muscle connected to the arytenoid cartilage; small mucous gland in front of the arytenoid cartilage, pertaining to two small cartilages located on top of the cricoid ...||arytenoid|
|(Architecture) object which is flat and has curved edges; entranceway which has scalloped edges, many-lobed architectural shape||multifoil|
|(Architecture) ornamental bracket under a Corinthian column, a bracket in Corinthian order||modillion|
|(Architecture) small ornamental object at the top of a column (or gable, etc.), architectural decoration, curve in a typeface, furniture decoration||finial|
|(Biochemistry) visual purple, photosensitive pigment found in the retina of many vertebrates (breaks down into retinal and opsin upon contact which light), light-sensitive pigment||rhodopsin|
|(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|
|(Biology) primitive eye-like receptor that is light-sensitive and helps orient an organism (in primitive single-celled organisms), eye-shaped marking, light-sensitive part||eyespot|
|(Biology) process of using sunlight to produce carbohydrates (esp. in plants), carbohydrate production using light and chlorophyll||photosynthesis|
|(Botany) an order of plants; moss which has leafy gametophytes||Musci|
|(Botany) from the point of view of photodynamics (study of the influence of light on plants)||photodynamically|
|(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) undergarment which is worn under another shirt; short jacket; vest, light sleeveless shirt, sleeveless undergarment||singlet|
|(Chemistry) colorless flammable liquid (used in the manufacture of acetic acid, perfumes, and drugs), colorless liquid with distinctive smell, ethanal||acetaldehyde|
|(Chemistry) colorless flammable liquid used in the manufacture of cosmetics and as a solvent; any of a class of compounds created by the combination of aldehydes and alcohol, colorless chemical solvent, organic compound||acetal|
|(Chemistry) compound derived from the oil of cloves and other oils (used in perfumes and dentistry), oily liquid from cloves||eugenol|
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