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ecologist

Short Definition : person concerned with the interrelationship between living organisms and their environment; person concerned with the detrimental effects of human civilization on the environment; CF. ecology

Definition
(noun) a biologist who studies the relation between organisms and their environment
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ecologist

eco(means enviroment and organism) + logy(means study)...so someone who studies about the enviroment, organisms and their relation is an ecologist.
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by preetisoni2411

economy

Short Definition : efficiency or conciseness in using something; thrifty management of resources

Definition
(noun) the system of production and distribution and consumption
Synonyms : economic system

Definition
(noun) the efficient use of resources
Example Sentence
  • economy of effort

Definition
(noun) frugality in the expenditure of money or resources
Synonyms : thriftiness
Example Sentence
  • the Scots are famous for their economy

Definition
(noun) an act of economizing; reduction in cost
Synonyms : saving
Example Sentence
  • it was a small economy to walk to work every day
  • there was a saving of 50 cents

ecosystem

Short Definition : ecological community together with its environment

Definition
(noun) a system formed by the interaction of a community of organisms with their physical environment
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ecosystem

eco(means enviroment and organism and their relation) + system...(means the way they live....so a system in which a all organisms live is an ecosystem.
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by preetisoni2411

ecstasy

Short Definition : rapture; very strong feeling of joy and happiness; any overpowering emotion; ADJ. ecstatic: causing or experiencing ecstasy

Definition
(noun) a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion
Synonyms : exaltation , rapture , raptus , transport
Example Sentence
  • listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture

Definition
(noun) a state of elated bliss
Synonyms : rapture

Definition
(noun) street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine
Synonyms : adam , cristal , disco biscuit , go , hug drug , x , xtc

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ecstasy

ec+STACY..remember "stacy's mom"..:P
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by ArDoR

ecs=x,tasy="daisy" panties ...wen u see a gal's panty u show excitement oru get raptured. sorry for any coarse language used here...
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by gopikrish2000

Ecs . . . Tcs- when we get job in Tcs we will take it easy (tasy). . . So we will be very happy . .
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by madhushankar07

ecs >> ass ; tasy >> tasera (Nepali) or taske (Hindi). so when you have your ass tasy then you are entertained. :-)
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by iGunA

lets head to the meaning ,rap-ture..people rap,wen they are in a very strong feeling of joy and happiness.
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by sriharisharma

ecstasy could be relate to "ek taste" so the taste that givr us joy
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by shuuu.shubham

ecstasy could be relate to "ek taste" so the taste that givr us joy
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by shuuu.shubham

~ tcs ~ when we get job in TCS- we get feeling of joy
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by gopal.gsk

Teri to me ESI TESI karta hu...I am happy and overpowered with emotions
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by nippi86

ecs + tasy means Aisi ki Taisi to jab hum problems ki aisi ki taisi kar dete hain to hum extremely happy ho jate hain
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by mayanknarula57

eddy

Short Definition : swirling current of water, air, etc.; V.

Definition
(noun) founder of Christian Science in 1866 (1821-1910)
Definition
(noun) a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself
Synonyms : twist

Definition
(verb) flow in a circular current, of liquids
Synonyms : purl , swirl , whirl , whirlpool

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for eddy

if you can rememeber the term "Eddy current", where the current flows .
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by sriharisharma

Whirlpool machine has strong eddy, that is why it gives tidy clothes
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by mohit.iiita

edict

Short Definition : decree (especially one issued by a sovereign); official command

Definition
(noun) a formal or authoritative proclamation
Definition
(noun) a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge)
Synonyms : decree , fiat , order , rescript
Example Sentence
  • a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for edict

dict means commanding or dictating; ( dictator)
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by billa2009

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by savakarv

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