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

steel-wool pad
abrader consisting of a pad of steel wool used for polishing or smoothing
 
fillip
anything that tends to arouse
 
ravishing
stunningly beautiful
 
john tuzo wilson
Canadian geophysicist who was a pioneer in the study of plate tectonics (1908-1993)
 
medical extern
a nonresident doctor or medical student; connected with a hospital but not living there
 
low-ceilinged
having a lower than normal ceiling
 
keokuk
Sauk leader who aided the United States against Black Hawk (1790-1848)
 
chronic wasting disease
a wildlife disease (akin to bovine spongiform encephalitis) that affects deer and elk
 
antisubmarine
defensive against enemy submarines
 
unpointed
not having a point especially a sharp point
 
aztec
a member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in Mexico that was overthrown by Cortes in 1519
 
high-tension
subjected to or capable of operating under relatively high voltage
 
unnerved
deprived of courage and strength
 
barrelhouse
a cheap drinking and dancing establishment
 
grossly
in a gross manner
 
panto
an abbreviation of pantomime
 
afflatus
a strong creative impulse; divine inspiration
 
stewardess
a woman steward on an airplane
 
change ringing
ringing tuned bells in a fixed order that is continually changing
 
agate line
space for one line of print (one column wide and 1/14 inch deep) used to measure advertising
 
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