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TENUOUS
(Adj.) Flimsy hold, not holding tightly.
TERRA FIRMA
(N) Dry land,solid earth or land.
TELEKINESIS
(N) Move a thing from a distance without contact.
SYMBIOSIS
(N) Two different organisms who help sustain life for each other.
EXTEMPORANEOUS
(adj.) Done without time to prepare.
TEMPORIZE
(V) Act to suit the time; yield to current opinions.
SYNERGISM
(N) Action together where the total effect is greater than the sum of the individual efforts taken separately.
TENTACLE
(N) Octopus's or squid's arm used to grasp and hold.
TENACIOUS
(ADJ.)Holding strongly, using a strong grip.
TERRESTRIAL
(Adj.) Of or relating to earth and its inhabitants.
THEOGONY
(N) Account of the origin and descent of the gods.
THERMAL
Relating to or caused by heat.
APPENDECTOMY
(N) Surgically cut out the appendix.
THERMODYNAMICS
(N) Study of action caused by heat.
TELESCOPE
(N) Instrument for seeing things at a distance.
THEOCENTRIC
(adj.) Having God as the central interest and ultimate concern in life.
TERRAIN
(N) Geographical area; features of earth in an area.
TEMPORAL
(Adj.) Of or relating to time [not eternal]
TONSILLECTOMY
(N) surgically cut out the tonsils.
SYNDROME
(n) Groups of symptoms that occur together.