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Words that have just one definition in WordNet and aren't considered a part of something else.

kick about
be around; be alive or active
 
ventral fin
either of a pair of fins attached to the pelvic girdle in fishes that help control the direction of movement; correspond to hind limbs of a land vertebrate
 
sursum corda
(Roman Catholic Church) a Latin versicle meaning `lift up your hearts'
 
stayman
apple grown chiefly in the Shenandoah Valley
 
decentralisation
the spread of power away from the center to local branches or governments
 
contester
someone who contests an outcome (of a race or an election etc.)
 
bimorphemic
consisting of two morphemes
 
comburant
supporting combustion
 
glebe house
a parsonage (especially one provided for the holder of a benefice)
 
orthicon
a now obsolete picture pickup tube in a television camera; electrons emitted from a photoemissive surface in proportion to the intensity of the incident light are focused onto the target causing secondary emission of electrons
 
patent application
an application for sole rights to an invention
 
misogamy
hatred of marriage
 
gemmule
the physically discrete element that Darwin proposed as responsible for heredity
 
death seat
the car seat beside the driver of an automobile; believed to be the most dangerous place to sit in a car in case of an accident
 
josef michel montgolfier
French inventor who (with his brother Jacques Etienne Montgolfier) pioneered hot-air ballooning (1740-1810)
 
undiluted
not diluted
 
fred zinnemann
United States filmmaker (born in Austria) (1907-1997)
 
turkish towel
a bath towel with rough loose pile
 
outrigged
rigged with a structure projecting from or over the side of a boat for various purposes; to prevent capsizing or to support an oarlock or to help secure a mast etc
 
solomon
(Old Testament) son of David and king of Israel noted for his wisdom (10th century BC)
 
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