Specific

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

switchman
a man who operates railroad switches
 
3-hitter
a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team only 3 hits
 
unparallel
not straight or parallel
 
sissyish
having unsuitable feminine qualities
 
arthur rubinstein
United States pianist (born in Poland) known for his interpretations of the music of Chopin (1886-1982)
 
harpist
someone who plays the harp
 
ratlike
resembling or characteristic of a rat
 
syllogist
logician skilled in syllogistic reasoning
 
prickteaser
a seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men
 
drop biscuit
biscuit made from dough with enough milk that it can be dropped from a spoon
 
hair follicle
a small tubular cavity containing the root of a hair; small muscles and sebaceous glands are associated with them
 
floating voter
a voter who has no allegiance to any political party and whose unpredictable decisions can swing the outcome of an election one way or the other
 
functional anatomy
the study of anatomy in its relation to function
 
control stick
a lever used by a pilot to control the ailerons and elevators of an airplane
 
electric hammer
a hammer driven by electric motor
 
recuperative
promoting recuperation
 
vishnuism
worship of Vishnu one of the 3 chief gods of the Hindu pantheon
 
orestes
(Greek mythology) the son of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra; his sister Electra persuaded him to avenge Agamemnon's death by killing Clytemnestra and Aegisthus
 
leafy
having or covered with leaves
 
precipitating
bringing on suddenly or abruptly
 
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