The act of increasing, or the matter added, by an accession of parts externally; an extraneous addition; as, an accretion of earth. One fully skilled or well versed in anything; a proficient; as, adepts in philosophy.
Something that accrues; advantage accruing. The act of sharpening. The quality of being acrid or pungent; irritant bitterness; acrimony; as, the acridity of a plant, of a speech. Any one of the active processes going on in an organism; the performance of a function; as, the action of the heart, the muscles, or the gastric juice.
An instrument for measuring and recording the variations in the actinic or chemical force of rays of light.
Concurrently, students will learn some of the statistical and mathematical foundations that power the data scientific approach to problem solving. A dot at the right side of a note as an indication that its sound is to be lengthened one half. That which accompanies; something that attends as a circumstance, or which is added to give greater completeness to the principal thing, or by way of ornament, or for the sake of symmetry.
The act of increasing by natural growth; esp. Habitual deeds; hence, conduct; behavior; demeanor. That which adheres; an appendage. A genus of ferns, the leaves of which shed water; maidenhair.
Acridity; pungency joined with heat. The division or defective coherence of an organ that is usually entire.
One who adheres; one who adheres; one who follows a leader, party, or profession; a follower, or partisan; a believer in a particular faith or church. By some of the English poets it was supposed to be a flaming lake or gulf. An animal having feet that are not apparent.
A share in the capital stock of a joint-stock company, or in the public funds; hence, in the plural, equivalent to stocks. Property acquired by purchase, gift, or otherwise than by inheritance.
One who deals with or considers actually existing facts and conditions, rather than fancies or theories; -- opposed to idealist. That part of anatomy which describes the glands. A descendant of Adam; a human being.
An instrument for measuring the actinic effect of rays of light.Learn how Metis gives data science skills in full-time immersive bootcamps, evening part-time professional development courses, and online resources.
Singular Nouns Starting with A. Aam (n.) A Dutch and German measure of liquids, varying in different cities, being at Amsterdam about 41 wine gallons, at Antwerp 36 1/2, at Hamburg 38 1/4.Download