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89th word in the dictionary:
Accordion
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Jun 9, 2014 / 1 note

89th word in the dictionary:

Accordion

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88th word in the dictionary. 
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Jun 4, 2014

88th word in the dictionary.
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87th word in the dictionary. 
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87th word in the dictionary.
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86th word in the dictionary: 
Accomplish v. 
- Manage to do. Finish. 
Accomplishment n. 
- personal ability or skill; completion. 
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May 7, 2014

86th word in the dictionary:
Accomplish v.
- Manage to do. Finish.
Accomplishment n.
- personal ability or skill; completion.
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85th word in the dictionary:
ac·com·plice  (ə-kŏm′plĭs) n.
An associate in wrongdoing, especially one who aids or abets another in a criminal act, either as a principal or an accessory.
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May 6, 2014

85th word in the dictionary:

ac·com·plice  (ə-kŏm′plĭs) n.

An associate in wrongdoing, especially one who aids or abets another in a criminal act, either as a principal or an accessory.

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84th word in the dictionary: 
ac·com·pa·ny   (ə-kŭm′pə-nē, ə-kŭmp′nē)
v. ac·com·pa·nied, ac·com·pa·ny·ing, ac·com·pa·nies
v.tr.
1. To be or go with as a companion.
2. To add to; supplement: a dish best accompanied with a robust wine.
3. To coexist or occur with.
4. Music To perform an accompaniment to.

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Mar 31, 2014

84th word in the dictionary:
ac·com·pa·ny (ə-kŭm′pə-nē, ə-kŭmp′nē)
v. ac·com·pa·nied, ac·com·pa·ny·ing, ac·com·pa·nies
v.tr.
1. To be or go with as a companion.
2. To add to; supplement: a dish best accompanied with a robust wine.
3. To coexist or occur with.
4. Music To perform an accompaniment to.

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83rd word in the dictionary:
ac·com·mo·da·tion  (ə-kŏm′ə-dā′shən) n.
1. The act of accommodating or the state of being accommodated; adjustment.
2. Something that meets a need; a convenience.
3. accommodations
a. Room and board; lodgings.
b. A seat, compartment, or room on a public vehicle.
4. Reconciliation or settlement of opposing views.
5. Physiology The automatic adjustment in the focal length of the lens of the eye to permit retinal focus of images of objects at varying distances.
6. A financial favor, such as a loan.

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Mar 13, 2014

83rd word in the dictionary:

ac·com·mo·da·tion  (ə-kŏm′ə-dā′shən) n.

1. The act of accommodating or the state of being accommodated; adjustment.

2. Something that meets a need; a convenience.

3. accommodations

a. Room and board; lodgings.

b. A seat, compartment, or room on a public vehicle.

4. Reconciliation or settlement of opposing views.

5. Physiology The automatic adjustment in the focal length of the lens of the eye to permit retinal focus of images of objects at varying distances.

6. A financial favor, such as a loan.

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82nd word in the dictionary:
ac·co·lade  (ăk′ə-lād′, -läd′) n.
1.a. An expression of approval; praise.
b. A special acknowledgment; an award.
2. A ceremonial embrace, as of greeting or salutation.
3. Ceremonial bestowal of knighthood.
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Feb 27, 2014

82nd word in the dictionary:

ac·co·lade  (ăk′ə-lād′, -läd′) n.

1.a. An expression of approval; praise.

b. A special acknowledgment; an award.

2. A ceremonial embrace, as of greeting or salutation.

3. Ceremonial bestowal of knighthood.

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81st word in the dictionary:
ac·cli·ma·tize  (ə-klī′mə-tīz′)
v. ac·cli·ma·tized, ac·cli·ma·tiz·ing, ac·cli·ma·tiz·es
v.tr.1. To acclimate. See Synonyms at harden.
2. To adapt (oneself), especially to environmental or climatic changes.
v.intr.To become acclimated or adapted.
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81st word in the dictionary:

ac·cli·ma·tize  (ə-klī′mə-tīz′)

v. ac·cli·ma·tized, ac·cli·ma·tiz·ing, ac·cli·ma·tiz·es

v.tr.1. To acclimate. See Synonyms at harden.

2. To adapt (oneself), especially to environmental or climatic changes.

v.intr.To become acclimated or adapted.

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80th word in the dictionary:
ac·ci·dent  [ak-si-duhnt] noun
1.an undesirable or unfortunate happening that occurs unintentionally and usually results in harm,injury, damage, or loss; casualty; mishap: automobile accidents.
2.Law. such a happening resulting in injury that is in no way the fault of the injured person for which compensation or indemnity is legally sought.
3.any event that happens unexpectedly, without a deliberate plan or cause.
4.chance; fortune; luck: I was there by accident.
5.a fortuitous circumstance, quality, or characteristic: an accident of birth.
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80th word in the dictionary:

ac·ci·dent  [ak-si-duhnt] noun

1.an undesirable or unfortunate happening that occurs unintentionally and usually results in harm,injury, damage, or loss; casualty; mishap: automobile accidents.

2.Law. such a happening resulting in injury that is in no way the fault of the injured person for which compensation or indemnity is legally sought.

3.any event that happens unexpectedly, without a deliberate plan or cause.

4.chance; fortune; luck: I was there by accident.

5.a fortuitous circumstance, quality, or characteristic: an accident of birth.

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81st word in the dictionary:
Acclaim
Verb. Applaud or praise. 
Noun. Applause. 
Acclimation. Noun. Acclaim; election without opposition to a public position. 
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Feb 10, 2014

81st word in the dictionary:
Acclaim
Verb. Applaud or praise.
Noun. Applause.
Acclimation. Noun. Acclaim; election without opposition to a public position.
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79th word in the dictionary:
Accessory: noun. Supplementary part or object; person involved in a crime although not present when it is committed. 
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Feb 8, 2014 / 1 note

79th word in the dictionary:
Accessory: noun. Supplementary part or object; person involved in a crime although not present when it is committed.
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78 th word in the dictionary:
Accession: noun. Taking up of an office or position.
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78 th word in the dictionary:
Accession: noun. Taking up of an office or position.

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77th word in the dictionary:

ac·cept  (ăk-sĕpt′)

v. ac·cept·ed, ac·cept·ing, ac·cepts v.tr.

1. a. To answer affirmatively: accept an invitation.

b. To agree to take (a duty or responsibility).

2. To receive (something offered), especially with gladness or approval: accepted a glass of water; accepted their contract.

3. To admit to a group, organization, or place: accepted me as a new member of the club.

4. a. To regard as proper, usual, or right: Such customs are widely accepted.

b. To regard as true; believe in: Scientists have accepted the new theory.

c. To understand as having a specific meaning.

5. To endure resignedly or patiently: accept one’s fate.

6. To be able to hold (something applied or inserted): This wood will not accept oil paints.

7. To receive officially: accept the committee’s report.

8. To consent to pay, as by a signed agreement.

9. Medicine To receive (a transplanted organ or tissue) without immunological rejection.

v.intr. To receive something, especially with favor. Often used with of.

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76th word in the dictionary:
ac·cen·tu·ate  (k-snch-t)
tr.v. ac·cen·tu·at·ed, ac·cen·tu·at·ing, ac·cen·tu·ates
1. To stress or emphasize; intensify: “enacted sweeping land-reform plans that accentuated the already chaotic pattern of landholding” (James Fallows).
2. To pronounce with a stress or accent.
3. To mark with an accent.
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Jan 23, 2014

76th word in the dictionary:

ac·cen·tu·ate  (k-snch-t)

tr.v. ac·cen·tu·at·ed, ac·cen·tu·at·ing, ac·cen·tu·ates

1. To stress or emphasize; intensify: “enacted sweeping land-reform plans that accentuated the already chaotic pattern of landholding” (James Fallows).

2. To pronounce with a stress or accent.

3. To mark with an accent.

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