Archives: Vocabulary

butter

Butter is a dairy product made by churning fresh or fermented cream or milk, to separate the butterfat from the buttermilk. It is generally used as a spread and a condiment, as well as in…

cuticle

A cuticle , or cuticula, is a term used for any of a variety of tough but flexible, non-mineral outer coverings of an organism, or parts of an organism, that provide protection. Various types of…

nail

A nail is a horn-like envelope covering the tips of the fingers and toes in humans, most non-human primates, and a few other mammals. Nails are similar to claws in other animals. Fingernails and toenails…

excellent

Excellence is a talent or quality which is unusually good and so surpasses ordinary standards. It is also used as a standard of performance as measured e.g. through economic indicators. Excellence is a continuously moving…

Mixed

In sound recording and reproduction, audio mixing or mixdown is the process by which multiple recorded sounds are combined into one or more channels, for instance 2-channel stereo. In the process, the source signals’ level,…

Detail

Noel Fisher, professionally known as Detail, is an American music producer and recording artist from Detroit, Michigan.

stones

Pyrena or pyrene is the name for the stone within a drupe or drupelet. It consists of a seed surrounded by hard endocarp tissue.

new

In the C++ programming language, as well as in many C++-based languages, new is a language construct that dynamically allocates memory from free store and initialises the memory using the constructor. Except for a form…

balance

Weighing scales (usually just “scales” in UK and Australian English, “weighing machine” in South Asian English or “scale” in US English) is a measuring instrument for determining the weight or mass of an object. Weighing…

securely

Security is the degree of resistance to, or protection from, harm. It applies to any vulnerable and valuable asset, such as a person, dwelling, community, nation, or organization. As noted by the Institute for Security…

Shopping cart