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The Photon
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106 votes

Does "pass" mean OK or not OK?

43 votes

I couldn't understand a sentence while watching The Big Bang Theory

15 votes

What do you call dynamics in which the more you have, the more you get?

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Another evidence

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Use of the word "wrong" in causal learning exercises

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responsible as to her keel

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Is this just an error or am I missing something?

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More modern, accurate word for "portfolio" of investments

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What does "Charges" signify in this paragraph

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What is a less offensive way of saying "shoot the shit"

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Show somebody to something

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Word for a Person Who Manages a Pantry

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Désert médical translation

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Lightness of touch

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Is there a name in English language for the feeling of being happy something bad happened to someone else rather than you?

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In Walden did Thoreau use the term "animal products" in our modern sense?

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Upon acquiring its technical meaning, how did "stack" in "Stack Exchange" change from modality to locality?

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some other ways to express the fact that I have been learning something for a certain period of time but still haven't mastered the ABCs of it?

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Single word for for "beyond their years"

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meaning of '4/5' (American slang?)

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difficult nautical dialect

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Why is “Rectangled” not accepted usage?

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Word for one character explaining to another character some important points for benefit of the audience

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I'm looking for a word or short phrase for putting something non-specific in your mouth (not weird, I swear) [RESOLVED]

4 votes

What is this decoration called that's found around ceilings and doors?

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Difference Between "letter" and "paper in 19th century English

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What's the converse of a subcontractor?

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what is a single word metaphor for fast and cheap

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What does V.C. mean in this passage from Sherlock Holmes?

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Etymology of 'ballpark figure'?