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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Denoting a molecule containing less oxygen than another to which it is closely related: deoxycorticosterone.

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  • Wall-papering, painting, carpentering, laying up of brick, or the placing of a dry wall -- plastering, glazing -- the list is endless that as side-plays are possible to the man with an engineering training.

    Opportunities in Engineering

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