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Encapsulate
To place in a capsule; to condense or summarize
En-, em-: In
Enclave
Any small, distinct area or group withina larger one
En-, em-: In
Enmesh
To catch in a net; entangle
En-, em-: In
Ensemble
All parts of a th9ing considered only as the whole, not separately, such as an entire costume or a group of musicians, singers, dancers, or actors.
En-, em-: In
Embed
To fix or place firmly in a surrounding mass; to insert, as a clause in a sentence
En-, em-: In
Embroiled
To be involved in conflict or confusion
En-, em-: In
Embellish
To beautify with ornamental or elaborate details
En-, em-: In
Enroll
To register or become a member of a group
En-, em-: In
Eclipse:
Any obsvuring of light (darkening)especially of planetys; to surpass by comparison
E-, ec-, ef-, ex-: Out
Emaciate
To make abnormally thin; a gradual wasting away
E-, ec-, ef-, ex-: Out
Eccentric
Peculiar or odd; not havng the same center
E-, ec-, ef-, ex-: Out
Effervescent
Bubbling; lively or enthusiastic
E-, ec-, ef-, ex-: Out
Exalt
raise or elevate in rank or character; praise highly
E-, ec-, ef-, ex-: Out
Exaggerate
To stretch the limits of the truth or overstate
E-, ec-, ef-, ex-: Out
Nonchalant
Coolly indifferent, unconcerned, unexcited
Non-: not
Nondescript
Undistinguished or dullm a eprson or thing of no specific type or kind; not easy to describe
Non-: not
Nonpartisan
An objective person; not controlled by any establised political party
Non-: not
Nonplussed
Completely puzzled, totally perplexed so as to become unable to continue
Non-: not
Nonconformist
Someone who refuses to act in accordance with established customs.
Non-: not
Calorie
A specific unit of heat (cal.) in ophysics; a unit expressing the energy value of food (cal.) in nutrition
Calor-: Heat
Caloric
Of or pertaining to calories or heat; high in caloried
Calor-: Heat
Scald
To burn with hot liquid or steam; to bring to a temperature just short of the boiling point
Calor-: Heat
Caldera
A basinlike depression or collapsed area caused by the explosion of the center of a volcano
Calor-: Heat
Cauldron
A large kettle for boiling
Calor-: Heat