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opera

Definition 1. a type of play performed by singers and an orchestra a. connected with, consisting...

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cascade

Definition 1. a small waterfall 2. a series of things that come quickly one after the other 3...


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tennis

Definition A game in which two or four people use rackets to hit a ball across a net. A player...

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surfboard

Definition a long narrow board that you stand or lie on to ride waves Origin and usage The word...

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feedback

Definition 1. comments about how well or how badly someone is doing something, which are intended...

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epilepsy

Definition a serious medical condition that affects the brain and makes you suddenly shake in an...

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aromatherapy

Definition A health treatment in which oils with a nice smell are rubbed into your skin to make you...

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umpire

Definition 1. someone whose job is to make sure that players obey the rules in some sports, for...

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trespass

Definition 1. to go into a place without the owner’s permission 2. an old word meaning ‘to do...

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peanut butter

Definition a soft food made by crushing peanuts that you usually spread on bread Origin of the word...