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    Adessenarian - (n.) One who held the real presence of Christ's body in the eucharist, but not by transubstantiation.
    Assented - (imp. & p. p.) of Assent
    Assenting - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Assent
    Assent - (v. t.) To admit a thing as true; to express one's agreement, acquiescence, concurrence, or concession.
    Assent - (v.) The act of assenting; the act of the mind in admitting or agreeing to anything; concurrence with approval; consent; agreement; acquiescence.
    Assentation - (n.) Insincere, flattering, or obsequious assent; hypocritical or pretended concurrence.
    Assentator - (n.) An obsequious; a flatterer.
    Assentatory - (a.) Flattering; obsequious.
    Assenter - (n.) One who assents.
    Assentient - (a.) Assenting.
    Assenting - (a.) Giving or implying assent.
    Assentive - (a.) Giving assent; of the nature of assent; complying.
    Assentment - (n.) Assent; agreement.
    Bowssen - (v. t.) To drench; to soak; especially, to immerse (in water believed to have curative properties).
    Coessential - (a.) Partaking of the same essence.
    Coessentiality - (n.) Participation of the same essence.
    Disassent - (v. i.) To dissent.
    Disassent - (n.) Dissent.
    Disassenter - (n.) One who disassents; a dissenter.
    Dissension - (n.) Disagreement in opinion, usually of a violent character, producing warm debates or angry words; contention in words; partisan and contentious divisions; breach of friendship and union; strife; discord; quarrel.
    Dissensious - (a.) Disposed to discord; contentious; dissentious.
    Dissented - (imp. & p. p.) of Dissent
    Dissenting - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Dissent
    Dissent - (v. i.) To differ in opinion; to be of unlike or contrary sentiment; to disagree; -- followed by from.
    Dissent - (v. i.) To differ from an established church in regard to doctrines, rites, or government.
    Dissent - (v. i.) To differ; to be of a contrary nature.
    Dissent - (n.) The act of dissenting; difference of opinion; refusal to adopt something proposed; nonagreement, nonconcurrence, or disagreement.
    Dissent - (n.) Separation from an established church, especially that of England; nonconformity.
    Dissent - (n.) Contrariety of nature; diversity in quality.
    Dissentaneous - (a.) Disagreeing; contrary; differing; -- opposed to consentaneous.
    Dissentany - (a.) Dissentaneous; inconsistent.
    Dissentation - (n.) Dissension.
    Dissenter - (n.) One who dissents; one who differs in opinion, or declares his disagreement.
    Dissenter - (n.) One who separates from the service and worship of an established church; especially, one who disputes the authority or tenets of the Church of England; a nonconformist.
    Dissenterism - (n.) The spirit or principles of dissenters.
    Dissentiate - (v. t.) To throw into a state of dissent.
    Dissentient - (v. i.) Disagreeing; declaring dissent; dissenting.
    Dissentient - (n.) One who dissents.
    Dissentious - (a.) Marked by dissensions; apt to breed discord; quarrelsome; contentious; factious.
    Dissentive - (a.) Disagreeing; inconsistent.
    Dreissena - (n.) A genus of bivalve shells of which one species (D. polymorpha) is often so abundant as to be very troublesome in the fresh waters of Europe.
    Essence - (n.) The constituent elementary notions which constitute a complex notion, and must be enumerated to define it; sometimes called the nominal essence.
    Essence - (n.) The constituent quality or qualities which belong to any object, or class of objects, or on which they depend for being what they are (distinguished as real essence); the real being, divested of all logical accidents; that quality which constitutes or marks the true nature of anything; distinctive character; hence, virtue or quality of a thing, separated from its grosser parts.
    Essence - (n.) Constituent substance.
    Essence - (n.) A being; esp., a purely spiritual being.
    Essence - (n.) The predominant qualities or virtues of a plant or drug, extracted and refined from grosser matter; or, more strictly, the solution in spirits of wine of a volatile or essential oil; as, the essence of mint, and the like.
    Essence - (n.) Perfume; odor; scent; or the volatile matter constituting perfume.
    Essenced - (imp. & p. p.) of Essence
    Essencing - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Essence
    Essence - (v. t.) To perfume; to scent.
    Essenes - (pl. ) of Essene
    Essene - (n.) One of a sect among the Jews in the time of our Savior, remarkable for their strictness and abstinence.
    Essenism - (n.) The doctrine or the practices of the Essenes.
    Essential - (a.) Belonging to the essence, or that which makes an object, or class of objects, what it is.
    Essential - (a.) Hence, really existing; existent.
    Essential - (a.) Important in the highest degree; indispensable to the attainment of an object; indispensably necessary.
    Essential - (a.) Containing the essence or characteristic portion of a substance, as of a plant; highly rectified; pure; hence, unmixed; as, an essential oil.
    Essential - (a.) Necessary; indispensable; -- said of those tones which constitute a chord, in distinction from ornamental or passing tones.
    Essential - (a.) Idiopathic; independent of other diseases.
    Essentiality - (n.) The quality of being essential; the essential part.
    Essentiated - (imp. & p. p.) of Essentiate
    Essentiating - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Essentiate
    Essentiate - (v. t.) To form or constitute the essence or being of.
    Essentiate - (v. i.) To become assimilated; to be changed into the essence.
    Glassen - (a.) Glassy; glazed.
    Inessential - (a.) Having no essence or being.
    Inessential - (a.) Not essential; unessential.
    Lessened - (imp. & p. p.) of Lessen
    Lessening - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Lessen
    Lessen - (a.) To make less; to reduce; to make smaller, or fewer; to diminish; to lower; to degrade; as, to lessen a kingdom, or a population; to lessen speed, rank, fortune.
    Lessen - (v. i.) To become less; to shrink; to contract; to decrease; to be diminished; as, the apparent magnitude of objects lessens as we recede from them; his care, or his wealth, lessened.
    Lessener - (n.) One who, or that which, lessens.
    Lissencephala - (n. pl.) A general name for all those placental mammals that have a brain with few or no cerebral convolutions, as Rodentia, Insectivora, etc.
    Messenger - (n.) One who bears a message; the bearer of a verbal or written communication, notice, or invitation, from one person to another, or to a public body; specifically, an office servant who bears messages.
    Messenger - (n.) One who, or that which, foreshows, or foretells.
    Messenger - (n.) A hawser passed round the capstan, and having its two ends lashed together to form an endless rope or chain; -- formerly used for heaving in the cable.
    Messenger - (n.) A person appointed to perform certain ministerial duties under bankrupt and insolvent laws, such as to take charge og the estate of the bankrupt or insolvent.
    Missend - (v. t.) To send amiss or incorrectly.
    Nonessential - (a.) Not essential.
    Nonessential - (n.) A thing not essential.
    Passenger - (n.) A passer or passer-by; a wayfarer.
    Passenger - (n.) A traveler by some established conveyance, as a coach, steamboat, railroad train, etc.
    Quintessence - (n.) The fifth or last and highest essence or power in a natural body. See Ferment oils, under Ferment.
    Quintessence - (n.) Hence: An extract from anything, containing its rarest virtue, or most subtle and essential constituent in a small quantity; pure or concentrated essence.
    Quintessence - (v. t.) To distil or extract as a quintessence; to reduce to a quintessence.
    Quintessential - (a.) Of the nature of a quintessence; purest.
    Sassenach - (n.) A Saxon; an Englishman; a Lowlander.
    Superessential - (a.) Essential above others, or above the constitution of a thing.
    Unessential - (a.) Not essential; not of prime importance; not indispensable; unimportant.
    Unessential - (a.) Void of essence, or real being.
    Unessential - (n.) Something not constituting essence, or something which is not of absolute necessity; as, forms are among the unessentials of religion.
    Unessentially - (adv.) In an unessential manner.
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    Oxford: Definition: Similar or Containing
    Assent - v. (usu. Foll. By to) 1 express agreement. 2 consent. n. Consent or approval, esp. Official. assenter n. [latin sentio think]
    Delicatessen - n. 1 shop selling esp. Exotic cooked meats, cheeses, etc. 2 (often attrib.) Such foods. [french: related to *delicate]
    Dissension - n. Angry disagreement. [latin: related to *dissent]
    Dissent - v. (often foll. By from) 1 disagree, esp. Openly. 2 differ, esp. From the established or official opinion. n. 1 such difference. 2 expression of this. [latin: related to *dis-, sentio feel]
    Dissenter - n. 1 person who dissents. 2 (dissenter) protestant dissenting from the church of england.
    Dissentient - adj. Disagreeing with the established or official view. n. Person who dissents.
    Essence - n. 1 fundamental nature; inherent characteristics. 2 a extract got by distillation etc. B perfume. of the essence indispensable. In essence fundamentally. [latin esse be]
    Essential - adj. 1 necessary; indispensable. 2 of or constituting the essence of a person or thing. n. (esp. In pl.) Basic or indispensable element or thing. essentially adv. [latin: related to *essence]
    Essential oil - n. Volatile oil derived from a plant etc. With its characteristic odour.
    Inessential - adj. Not necessary; dispensable. n. Inessential thing.
    Lessen - v. Make or become less, diminish.
    Messenger - n. Person who carries a message.
    Nissen hut - n. Tunnel-shaped hut of corrugated iron with a cement floor. [nissen, name of an engineer]
    Non-essential - adj. Not essential. n. Non-essential thing.
    Passenger - n. 1 (often attrib.) Traveller in or on a vehicle (other than the driver, pilot, crew, etc.) (passenger seat). 2 colloq. Idle member of a team, crew, etc. [french passager: related to *passage]
    Quintessence - n. 1 (usu. Foll. By of) purest and most perfect form, manifestation, or embodiment of a quality etc. 2 highly refined extract. quintessential adj. Quintessentially adv. [latin quinta essentia fifth substance (underlying the four elements)]
    Sassenach - n. Scot. & ir. Usu. Derog. English person. [gaelic sasunnoch]

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