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apathy
  • n  an absence of emotion or enthusiasm
  • n  the trait of lacking enthusiasm for or interest in things generally
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apatite
  • n  a common complex mineral consisting of calcium fluoride phosphate or calcium chloride phosphate; a source of phosphorus
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apatosaur
  • n  huge quadrupedal herbivorous dinosaur common in North America in the late Jurassic
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apatosaurus
  • n  huge quadrupedal herbivorous dinosaur common in North America in the late Jurassic
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apatosaurus excelsus
  • n  huge quadrupedal herbivorous dinosaur common in North America in the late Jurassic
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apatura iris
  • n  large European butterfly the male of which has wings shaded with purple
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apc
  • n  (military) an armored vehicle (usually equipped with caterpillar treads) that is used to transport infantry
  • n  a drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (aspirin and phenacetin and caffeine)
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ape
  • n  any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all
  • n  someone who copies the words or behavior of another
  • n  person who resembles a nonhuman primate
  • v  imitate uncritically and in every aspect
    Her little brother apes her behavior
  • v  represent in or produce a caricature of
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ape-man
  • n  hypothetical organism formerly thought to be intermediate between apes and human beings
  • n  a person assumed to have been raised by apes
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apeldoorn
  • n  a city of east central Netherlands; a popular tourist center and site of the summer residence of the Dutch royal family
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apennines
  • n  a mountain range extending the length of the Italian peninsula
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aperea
  • n  South American cavy; possibly ancestral to the domestic guinea pig
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aperitif
  • n  alcoholic beverage taken before a meal as an appetizer
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aperture
  • n  a device that controls amount of light admitted
  • n  a natural opening in something
  • n  an man-made opening; usually small
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apex
  • n  the highest point (of something)
  • n  the point on the celestial sphere toward which the sun and solar system appear to be moving relative to the fixed stars
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