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  • 161 shade — [[t]ʃeɪd[/t]] n. v. shad•ed, shad•ing 1) the comparative darkness caused by the screening of rays of light from an object or area 2) a place or an area of comparative darkness, as one sheltered from the sun 3) window shade 4) lampshade 5) shades… …

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  • 162 Kuei —    From Chinese folklore, this is a greatly feared disembodied spirit. Either a ghost or demon that is very malicious …

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  • 163 larva — ► NOUN (pl. larvae) ▪ an active immature form of an insect or other animal that undergoes metamorphosis, e.g. a caterpillar or tadpole. DERIVATIVES larval adjective. ORIGIN originally denoting a disembodied spirit: from Latin, ghost, mask …

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  • 164 larval — larva ► NOUN (pl. larvae) ▪ an active immature form of an insect or other animal that undergoes metamorphosis, e.g. a caterpillar or tadpole. DERIVATIVES larval adjective. ORIGIN originally denoting a disembodied spirit: from Latin, ghost, mask …

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  • 165 disembody — v.tr. ( ies, ied) 1 separate or free (esp. the soul) from the body or a concrete form (disembodied spirit). 2 archaic disband (troops). Derivatives: disembodiment n …

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  • 166 manifestation — noun 1. a clear appearance (Freq. 6) a manifestation of great emotion • Hypernyms: ↑appearance • Hyponyms: ↑epiphany, ↑theophany, ↑Word of God, ↑tidal wave …

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  • 167 materialisation — noun 1. the process of coming into being; becoming reality the materialization of her dream • Syn: ↑materialization • Derivationally related forms: ↑materialise, ↑materialize (for: ↑materialization) …

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  • 168 materialization — noun 1. the process of coming into being; becoming reality the materialization of her dream • Syn: ↑materialisation • Derivationally related forms: ↑materialise (for: ↑materialisation), ↑materialize …

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  • 169 psy|cho|gram — «SY kuh gram», noun. 1. Psychology. a chart or record of a person s mental makeup. 2. a writing or message supposedly sent by a disembodied spirit or produced by a psychic agency …

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  • 170 psy|chog|ra|phy — «sy KOG ruh fee», noun. 1. the history or description of a person s mental processes: »You aim, then, at a sort of spiritual biography of your subject what has recently been called a psychography (London Daily Chronicle). 2. writing supposed to… …

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  • 171 Animal spirits — Spirit Spir it, n. [OF. espirit, esperit, F. esprit, L. spiritus, from spirare to breathe, to blow. Cf. {Conspire}, {Expire}, {Esprit}, {Sprite}.] 1. Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself. [Obs.] All of spirit… …

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  • 172 Ardent spirits — Spirit Spir it, n. [OF. espirit, esperit, F. esprit, L. spiritus, from spirare to breathe, to blow. Cf. {Conspire}, {Expire}, {Esprit}, {Sprite}.] 1. Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself. [Obs.] All of spirit… …

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  • 173 Astral spirits — Spirit Spir it, n. [OF. espirit, esperit, F. esprit, L. spiritus, from spirare to breathe, to blow. Cf. {Conspire}, {Expire}, {Esprit}, {Sprite}.] 1. Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself. [Obs.] All of spirit… …

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  • 174 Familiar spirits — Spirit Spir it, n. [OF. espirit, esperit, F. esprit, L. spiritus, from spirare to breathe, to blow. Cf. {Conspire}, {Expire}, {Esprit}, {Sprite}.] 1. Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself. [Obs.] All of spirit… …

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  • 175 nervous fluid — Spirit Spir it, n. [OF. espirit, esperit, F. esprit, L. spiritus, from spirare to breathe, to blow. Cf. {Conspire}, {Expire}, {Esprit}, {Sprite}.] 1. Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself. [Obs.] All of spirit… …

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  • 176 nervous principle — Spirit Spir it, n. [OF. espirit, esperit, F. esprit, L. spiritus, from spirare to breathe, to blow. Cf. {Conspire}, {Expire}, {Esprit}, {Sprite}.] 1. Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself. [Obs.] All of spirit… …

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  • 177 Spirits of turpentine — Spirit Spir it, n. [OF. espirit, esperit, F. esprit, L. spiritus, from spirare to breathe, to blow. Cf. {Conspire}, {Expire}, {Esprit}, {Sprite}.] 1. Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself. [Obs.] All of spirit… …

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  • 178 Spirits of wine — Spirit Spir it, n. [OF. espirit, esperit, F. esprit, L. spiritus, from spirare to breathe, to blow. Cf. {Conspire}, {Expire}, {Esprit}, {Sprite}.] 1. Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself. [Obs.] All of spirit… …

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  • 179 sulphuric ether — Spirit Spir it, n. [OF. espirit, esperit, F. esprit, L. spiritus, from spirare to breathe, to blow. Cf. {Conspire}, {Expire}, {Esprit}, {Sprite}.] 1. Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself. [Obs.] All of spirit… …

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  • 180 Christian mortalism — incorporates the belief that the human soul is not naturally immortal,[1][2][3][4][5] and the belief that the soul is uncomprehending during the time between bodily death and Judgment Day resurrection …

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