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outskirts
  • n  outlying areas (as of a city or town)
    they lived on the outskirts of Houston
    they mingled in the outskirts of the crowd
  • n  a part of the city far removed from the center
    they built a factory on the outskirts of the city
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outsole
  • n  the outer sole of a shoe or boot that is the bottom of the shoe and makes contact with the ground
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outstation
  • n  a station in a remote or sparsely populated location
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outstroke
  • n  the stroke of an engine piston moving toward the crankshaft
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outtake
  • n  a scene that is filmed but is not used in the final editing of the film
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outwardness
  • n  concern with outward things or material objects as opposed to the mind and spirit
    what is the origin of the outwardness of our sensations of sound, smell, or taste
    an abstract conception with feelings of reality and spatial outwardness attached to it
  • n  the quality or state of being outside or directed toward or relating to the outside or exterior
    the outwardness of the world
  • n  a concern with or responsiveness to outward things (especially material objects as opposed to ideal concepts)
    hearty showmanship and all-round outwardness
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outwork
  • n  subsidiary defensive structure lying outside the main fortified area
    the outworks of the castle
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ov
  • n  a terrorist group of Protestants who oppose any political settlement with Irish nationalists; a paramilitary group that attacks Catholic interests in Northern Ireland
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oval office
  • n  the office of the President of the United States in the White House
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oval window
  • n  fenestra that has the base of the stapes attached to it
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ovalbumin
  • n  the white part of an egg; the nutritive and protective gelatinous substance surrounding the yolk consisting mainly of albumin dissolved in water
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ovalipes ocellatus
  • n  brightly spotted crab of sandy beaches of the Atlantic coast of the United States
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ovarian artery
  • n  the artery that branches from the aorta and supplies blood to the ovaries
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