|defensive wall, protective wall in front of a trench (Military); wall or railing installed on a balcony or roof to prevent falling, low wall, protective wall of earth||parapet|
|(about a motor vehicle) be involved in a situation in which a vehicle turns less sharply than desired because the front wheels slide during a turn, (about a motor vehicle) condition in which a vehicle turns less sharply than desired because the front w...||understeer|
|(about clothing or fabric) unshrinkable, shrunk beforehand in order to prevent later shrinkage in the laundry, already shrunk||preshrunk|
|(about inherited traits) not expressed due to a dominant trait inherited from the other parent (Genetics), controlled by recessive gene, falling at beginning of word, organism with recessive gene or trait, producing effect in certain conditions only, r...||recessive|
|(AD 37-100?, born as Joseph Ben Matthias) Jewish historian and military man who participated in the Jewish rebellion against Rome, author of "History of the Jewish War"||Josephus Flavius|
|(Anatomy) either of two small funnel-shaped cartilages located to the rear of larynx; muscle connected to the arytenoid cartilage; small mucous gland in front of the arytenoid cartilage, pertaining to two small cartilages located on top of the cricoid ...||arytenoid|
|(Arabic) holy warriors; military opposition groups which fought against the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan (1979-89)||mujahedin|
|(Archaic) military commander in Slavic countries; local governor of a town or province in a Slavic country (esp. Poland, Moldavia, Transylvania & Wallachia)||voivode|
|(archaic) shirt that soldiers wear over their uniform as to be able to recognize one another during a night attack; surprise military attack carried out at night by soldiers wearing "camisados", surprise attack||camisado|
|(Architecture) having a double row of columns on each side, front and rare; having two wings, building with two wings (Architecture)||dipteral|
|(Architecture) ornament placed at the eave of a tiled roof to conceal the joints where the tiles meet; ornament located above the top molding of a cornice; ornament of a frieze, roof ornament||antefix|
|(Asquith-Herbert Henry) former prime minister of Great Britain; (Christopher) American author; (Rober) English thespian; (Edwards-Williams) American chemist (researched the relative motion of the Earth)||Morley|
|(Astronomy) in a geocentric manner (considering the Earth to be the center of the universe)||geocentrically|
|(Biology) pertaining to the epithelium, pertaining to the layer of cells lining bodily organs and surfaces, forming a protective layer of surface tissue||epithelial|
|(born 1945) Commander in Chief of the United States Central Command, four-star general in charge of American military troops carrying out Operation Iraqi Freedom||General Tommy R. Franks|
|(Botany) not falling off at a particular time of year (of leaves); evergreen, does not loose its leaves each year (of trees or plants)||indeciduous|
|(British) baseboard, narrow board along the base of an interior wall||mopboard|
|(British) leaflet of two to four pages; protective cover for a tent, printed matter||flysheet|
|(British) noncommissioned military officer ranked above a corporal or airman first class; police office ranked below a captain or lieutenant (also sergeant)||serjeant|
|(British) transfer of a military officer to another post||secondment|
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