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., abstract, acyl, acyl group, address, adducer, agency, apology, apposition, attributive genitive, bastardise, bastardize, bead, beaut, beauty, black out, break through, break up, buckminsterfullerene, buckyball, build on, build upon, case in point, claim, clarifying, click, colon, come, come out, concentrate, consent decree, convention, counterexample, count down, cream, creep, cross-check, deface, demonstrate, derive, descend, describe, direct, discover, distinguish, epitome, epitomise, epitomize, erupt, establish, excuse, exemplification, exemplify, extreme, fall in line, fall out, fall short of, flick, formula, for example, for instance, for one thing, fundamental, future perfect, future progressive, gauge, grow over, grub out, grub up, hedge, hedging, hold up, identify, illustrate, illustration, image, instance, invertebrate, islamic law, key, key out, lecture demonstration, litotes, lot, lustrous, name, narrate, new, normal, overlay, overlayer, overspend, panini, paradigm, paradigmatic, parthenon, pass out, past perfect, past progressive, pathetic fallacy, pattern, peltate, pick, picture, precedent, prefiguration, present perfect, procaryote, prodigy, prokaryote, prototype, prove, push through, quintessence, quintessential, rat, recuse, repose on, represent, rerun, restart, rest on, ride away, ride off, rule, sample, score, sharia, shariah, shariah law, sharia law, sheathing, shew, shield-shaped, show, silence, singular, sort, specimen, standard of measurement, synergism, synergy, textbook, typify, unbar, undersign, underspend, unexampled, unique, zeugma, zonk out


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