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January 19, 2022
82%    18%    #49 votes

What does ecliptic mean?

ecliptic(noun)
the great circle representing the apparent annual path of the sun; the plane of the Earth's orbit around the sun; makes an angle of about 23 degrees with the equator

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January 18, 2022
80%    20%    #76 votes

What does hiemal mean?

brumal, hibernal, hiemal(adj)
characteristic of or relating to winter

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January 17, 2022
70%    30%    #81 votes

What does kith mean?

kith(noun)
your friends and acquaintances

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January 16, 2022
61%    39%    #77 votes

What does diasporic mean?

diasporic(Adjective)
Of, pertaining to, or containing diaspore

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January 15, 2022
67%    33%    #74 votes

What does golem mean?

golem(noun)
(Jewish folklore) an artificially created human being that is given life by supernatural means

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January 14, 2022
74%    26%    #52 votes

What does revitalize mean?

regenerate, revitalize(verb)
restore strength

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January 13, 2022
30%    70%    #50 votes

What does autosomal mean?

autosomal(adj)
of or relating to an autosome

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