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anthony
  • n  Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)
  • n  United States suffragist (1820-1906)
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anthony burgess
  • n  English writer of satirical novels (1917-1993)
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anthony charles lynton blair
  • n  British statesman who became prime minister in 1997 (born in 1953)
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anthony comstock
  • n  United States reformer who led moral crusades against art and literature that he considered obscene (1844-1915)
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anthony vandyke
  • n  Flemish painter of numerous portraits (1599-1641)
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anthony wayne
  • n  American general during the American Revolution (1745-1796)
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anthophyllite
  • n  a dark brown mineral of the amphibole group; magnesium iron silicate
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anthophyta
  • n  comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta)
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anthozoa
  • n  a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
  • n  sessile marine coelenterates including solitary and colonial polyps; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
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anthozoan
  • n  sessile marine coelenterates including solitary and colonial polyps; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed
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anthracite
  • n  a hard natural coal that burns slowly and gives intense heat
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anthracite coal
  • n  a hard natural coal that burns slowly and gives intense heat
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anthrax
  • n  a highly infectious animal disease (especially cattle and sheep); it can be transmitted to people
  • n  a disease of humans that is not communicable; caused by infection with Bacillus anthracis followed by septicemia
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anthrax bacillus
  • n  a species of bacillus that causes anthrax in humans and in animals (cattle and swine and sheep and rabbits and mice and guinea pigs); can be used a bioweapon
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anthrax pneumonia
  • n  a form of anthrax infection acquired by inhalation of dust containing Bacillus anthracis; initial symptoms (chill and cough and dyspnea and rapid pulse) are followed by extreme cardiovascular collapse
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anthrenus scrophulariae
  • n  a small black and red and white carpet beetle
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