ordinal

30 06 2009

Nouns
1. (n.) no., ordinal, ordinal number;
  – the number designating place in an ordered sequence;

Adjectives
1. (adj.) ordinal;
  – of or relating to a taxonomic order;
  – “family and ordinal names of animals and plants”;

2. (adj.) ordinal;
  – being or denoting a numerical order in a series;
  – “ordinal numbers”; “held an ordinal rank of seventh”;

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inborn

30 06 2009

Adjectives
1. (adj.) congenital, inborn, innate;
  – present at birth but not necessarily hereditary; acquired during fetal development;

2. (adj.) connatural, inborn, inbred;
  – normally existing at birth;
  – “mankind’s connatural sense of the good”;

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colleague

30 06 2009

Nouns
1. (n.) co-worker, colleague, fellow worker, workfellow;
  – an associate that one works with;

2. (n.) colleague, confrere, fellow;
  – a person who is member of one’s class or profession;
  – “the surgeon consulted his colleagues”; “he sent e-mail to his fellow hackers”;

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forecourt

29 06 2009

Nouns
1. (n.) forecourt;
  – the outer or front court of a building or of a group of buildings;

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evince

29 06 2009

Verbs
1. (verb) evince, express, show;
  – give expression to;
  – “She showed her disappointment”;