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Palindromes

A palindrome is a word which is spelt the same way backwards as it is forwards.

Civic is a palindrome with the following meanings:

1. (adj.) Relating to, or derived from, a city or citizen; relating to man as a member of society, or to civil affairs.

2. (adj.) of or relating to or befitting citizens as individuals

3. (adj.) of or relating or belonging to a city

See example usages of civic…

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Word Definition
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succus (n.) The expressed juice of a plant, for medicinal use.
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welew (v. t.) To welk, or wither.
put up (v.) preserve in a can or tin
terret (n.) One of the rings on the top of the saddle of a harness, through which the reins pass.
pull-up (n.) an arm exercise performed by pulling yourself up on a horizontal bar until your chin is level with the bar
deled (imp. v. part.) of Dele
put-up (adj.) Arranged; plotted; -- in a bad sense; as, a put-up job.
eirie (n.) See Aerie, and Eyrie.
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sagas (n. pl.) of Saga
teret (adj.) Round; terete.
civic (adj.) Relating to, or derived from, a city or citizen; relating to man as a member of society, or to civil affairs.
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puff up (v.) to swell or cause to enlarge
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rotor (n.) rotating mechanism consisting of an assembly of rotating airfoils
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radar (n.) measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects
tenet (n.) Any opinion, principle, dogma, belief, or doctrine, which a person holds or maintains as true; as, the tenets of Plato or of Cicero.
Igigi (n.) any of a group of heavenly spirits under the god Anu
refer (v. t.) To carry or send back.