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N American plant with purple-veined leavesrattlesnake weed
(1902-1974) American pilot, first person to fly non-stop across the Atlantic Ocean from NY to Paris (in 1927)Charles Lindbergh
(1908-73) American politician and Congressman, 36th president of the United States (1963-69)LBJ (Lyndon Baines Johnson)
(1909-1955) American author who wrote the novel "A Death in the Family"James Agee
(1917-1967) American novelistMcCullers
(1918-1988) American physicist who made major contributions to the field of quantum mechanics (1965 Nobel Laureate in Physics)Richard Feynman
(1920-1992) American author and scientist, author of "The Foundation Trilogy"Isaac Asimov
(1940-1993) American rock musician, songwriter, political commentatorFrank Zappa
(about hemp or flax fibers) soften by soaking in water, prepare by dampening with water, soak plant fibersret
(Albert H.) an American painter and art instructorMunsell
(also known as Centella and Gotu Kola) type of creeping plant of the genus Hydrocotyle (Botany), marsh plant, navelwort, plant with rounded leaves, rock plantpennywort
(also Minthe) nymph that was changed into a mint plant (Greek Mythology)Menthe
(American Slang) negro, black person, applying generally, of or pertaining to a class or kind; of a genus (Biology); of goods or medication sold without a brand name, generic drug, suitable for a broad range, with general namegeneric
(American Slang) penis; womandang
(Anatomy) any of several hollow cavities or passages in the body; one of the hollow cavities in the skull that connects to the nasal passages, cavity in bone of skull, channel for blood, channel leading from body cavity, notch between leavessinus
(Anthropology) dark-skinned, black-skinned; of Black and dark-skinned African races (derogatory in modern usage), member of a Black or dark-skinned African race (Anthropology); African-American (derogatory in modern usage)negro
(Asquith-Herbert Henry) former prime minister of Great Britain; (Christopher) American author; (Rober) English thespian; (Edwards-Williams) American chemist (researched the relative motion of the Earth)Morley
(Biochemistry) type of aromatic amino acid which is essential to nutrition in animals (found in some leguminous plant seeds)tryptophan
(Biochemistry) visual purple, photosensitive pigment found in the retina of many vertebrates (breaks down into retinal and opsin upon contact which light), light-sensitive pigmentrhodopsin
(Biology) body of an organism (excluding reproductive cells), all body cells except germ cells, body as distinct from mind, intoxicating drink in Hindu scripture, plant soma is made fromsoma
(Biology) in a catabolic manner (pertaining to the breaking down of plant and animal material in the body to release energy)catabolically
(born 1942) "Queen of Soul", American soul and gospel singer (best known for her 1967 song "Respect")Aretha Franklin
(born 1944) leader in the American Indian Movement, indigenous rights activist who is presently serving a prison sentence for a crime he allegedly committed (he is considered a political prisoner by Amnesty International)Leonard Peltier
(born 1945) Commander in Chief of the United States Central Command, four-star general in charge of American military troops carrying out Operation Iraqi FreedomGeneral Tommy R. Franks
(born 1956 as David Seth Kotkin) American magician famous for his acts of grand illusion; novel written by Charles Dickens (published in 1850)David Copperfield
(born 1958 as Madonna Louise Ciccone), American superstar (singer, songwriter, actress), image of Virgin Mary, spiritual saintlike womanMadonna
(born 1965) American actress and celebrity, Princeton University graduate and author of two booksBrooke Shields
(born 1968) American baseball player for the Chicago Cubs (competed with Mark McGwire for the all-time record of most home runs hit in one season)Sammy Sosa
(Botany) an shared connection between the roots of a fungus and the roots of a higher plantmycorrhiza
(Botany) extending below the beginning of the branch (of leaves), curving downwarddecurrent
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