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nascent nascent
/ˈneɪ sənt /

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  • noisome noisome  /ˈnɔɪ səm/ ?  causing or able to cause nausea

    noisome meaning(s) 

    1. (adj) causing or able to cause nausea
    2. (adj) offensively malodorous

    Synonym(s)

    noisome usage(s)

    1. Nearly 100,000 tons of uncollected garbage lay in noisome heaps on sidewalks and in doorways.
    2. So noisome was the process that Artist Saint had to yell for his sons to carry the bubbling hellbroth away.
  • noisomeness noisomeness  the quality of being noxious
  • noisy noisy  /ˈnɔ ɪ zi/ ?  full of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds
  • nol pros nol pros  an entry in the court record to the effect that the plaintiff or prosecutor will…
  • nol.pros. nol.pros.  drop prosecution of by entering a nolle prosequi in the court records
  • noli-me-tangere noli-me-tangere  a cancerous ulcer of soft tissue and bone
  • nolina nolina  perennial plants resembling yucca; found in southern United States and Mexico
  • nolina microcarpa nolina microcarpa  stemless plant with tufts of grasslike leaves and erect panicle…
  • nolle pros nolle pros  drop prosecution of by entering a nolle prosequi in the court records
  • nolle prosequi nolle prosequi  an entry in the court record to the effect that the plaintiff or prosecutor…
  • nolo contendere nolo contendere  (law) an answer of `no contest' by a defendant who does not admit guilt…
  • nom de guerre nom de guerre  a fictitious name used when the person performs a particular social role
  • nom de plume nom de plume  an author's pseudonym
  • noma noma  acute ulceration of the mucous membranes of the mouth or genitals; often seen in undernourished…
  • nomad nomad  /ˈnoʊ ˌmæd/ ?  a member of a people who have no permanent home but move about according to…
  • nomadic nomadic  /noʊ ˈmæ dɪk/ ?  migratory
  • nombril nombril  the center point on a shield
  • nome nome  /ˈnoʊm/ ?  a town in western Alaska on the southern coast of the Seward Peninsula; an important…
  • nomenclature nomenclature  /ˈnoʊ mən ˌkleɪ tʃər/ ?  a system of words used to name things in a particular…
  • nomenklatura nomenklatura  /noʊ ˌmɛŋ klə ˈtʃʊ rə/ ?  the system of patronage in communist countries; controlled…
  • nomia nomia  a genus of bee; some are important pollinators of legumes
  • nomia melanderi nomia melanderi  a common solitary bee important for pollinating alfalfa in the western…
  • nominal nominal  /ˈnɑ mə nəl/ ?  a phrase that can function as the subject or object of a verb
  • nominal aphasia nominal aphasia  inability to name objects or to recognize written or spoken names of…
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