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collagen 12/22/2018 Definition of the Day

collagen - a #fibrous #scleroprotein in #bone and #cartilage and #tendon and other connective #tissue #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #collagen

solstice 12/21/2018 Definition of the Day

solstice - 2 times a year when the sun is at its greatest #distance from #celestial #equator #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #solstice

ode 12/20/2018 Definition of the Day

ode - a #lyric #poem with #complex #stanza #forms #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #ode

anachronism 12/19/2018 Definition of the Day

anachronism - something located at a #time when it could not have #existed or #occurred #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #anachronism

duet 12/17/2018 Definition of the Day

duet - #two #performers or #singers who #perform #together #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #duet

appropriation 12/16/2018 Definition of the Day

appropriation - #deliberate #act of #acquisition of something, often without the #permission of the #owner #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #appropriation

figurine 12/15/2018 Definition of the Day

figurine - a #small carved or molded #figure #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #figurine

neutralize 12/14/2018 Definition of the Day

neutralize - make #politically #neutral and thus #inoffensive #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #neutralize

abide 12/13/2018 Definition of the Day

abide - put up with something or somebody #unpleasant #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #abide

colonialism 12/12/2018 Definition of the Day

colonialism - #exploitation by a stronger #country of #weaker one; the use of the #weaker country's resources to strengthen and enrich the stronger country #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #colonialism

advocacy 12/10/2018 Definition of the Day

advocacy - active #support of an #idea or #cause etc.; especially the #act of #pleading or #arguing for something #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #advocacy

picturesque 12/10/2018 Definition of the Day

picturesque - suggesting or #suitable for a picture; #pretty as a #picture #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #picturesque

climatology 12/09/2018 Definition of the Day

climatology - #meteorology of #climates and their #phenomena #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #climatology

insular 12/08/2018 Definition of the Day

insular - narrowly #restricted in #outlook or #scope #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #insular

filigree 12/07/2018 Definition of the Day

filigree - #delicate and #intricate #ornamentation (usually in #gold or #silver or other fine twisted #wire ) #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #filigree

lingerie 12/06/2018 Definition of the Day

lingerie - #womens #underwear and #nightclothes #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #lingerie

fairytale 12/05/2018 Definition of the Day

fairytale - an interesting but highly #implausible #story ; often told as an #excuse #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #fairytale

cave 12/04/2018 Definition of the Day

cave - #geological #formation consisting of an #underground #enclosure with access from the #surface of the #ground or from the #sea #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #cave

quash 12/03/2018 Definition of the Day

quash - put down by force or intimidation #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #quash


breakthrough 12/02/2018 Definition of the Day

breakthrough - making an #important #discovery #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #breakthrough