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ventral

Short Definition : abdominal

Definition
(adj) toward or on or near the belly (front of a primate or lower surface of a lower animal)
Example Sentence
  • the ventral aspect of the human body
  • the liver is somewhat ventral in position
  • ventral (or pelvic) fins correspond to the hind limbs of a quadruped

Definition
(adj) nearest to or facing toward the axis of an organ or organism
Synonyms : adaxial
Example Sentence
  • the upper side of a leaf is known as the adaxial surface

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ventral

ventral--> "central", for example the abdomen which is in the central part of the body.
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by carora3

when you have breakdown in your central nervous system, u are put on ventilator...
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by RajeshBorkar

vent on the upper side of the tree leaves
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by sansecretcp

ventriloquist

Short Definition : someone who can make his or her voice seem to come from another person or thing (without moving lips or jaws); N. ventriloquism, ventriloquy

Definition
(noun) a performer who projects the voice into a wooden dummy
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for ventriloquist

Ventriloquist and vocalist sound the same and they refer to the vocal chords. A vantriloquist is an entertainer who can throw his voice in such a manner that it seems to be coming from a puppet, a vocalist refers to a singer
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by pushpa_edit

with the help of bimal's mnemonic ~ ventriloquist = ventral + loquist = speaking from stomach
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by friendofafriend

ventriloquist contains tri(tree) + loquist eans tree mein bolne wala means produce voice in wooden
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by rajmech.KUMAR1

venture

Short Definition : risk; expose to risk; dare; undertake a risk; N.

Definition
(noun) any venturesome undertaking especially one with an uncertain outcome
Definition
(noun) an investment that is very risky but could yield great profits
Synonyms : speculation
Example Sentence
  • he knew the stock was a speculation when he bought it

Definition
(noun) a commercial undertaking that risks a loss but promises a profit
Definition
(verb) proceed somewhere despite the risk of possible dangers
Synonyms : embark
Example Sentence
  • We ventured into the world of high-tech and bought a supercomputer

Definition
(verb) put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation
Synonyms : guess , hazard , pretend
Example Sentence
  • I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again
  • I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong

Definition
(verb) put at risk
Synonyms : adventure , hazard , jeopardize , stake
Example Sentence
  • I will stake my good reputation for this

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for venture

AD+VENTURE=which is exiting but full of risks and daring things.
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by sahnesh

long drive in venture care is taking risk
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by sansecretcp

venturesome

Short Definition : (of a person) bold; adventurous; daring; (of an action) risky

Definition
(adj) disposed to venture or take risks
Synonyms : audacious , daring , venturous
Example Sentence
  • audacious visions of the total conquest of space
  • an audacious interpretation of two Jacobean dramas
  • the most daring of contemporary fiction writers
  • a venturesome investor
  • a venturous spirit

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for venturesome

if u want to do an adventurous act of climbing hills , then u should be brave , bold enough. venturesome = adventure + some bravery.
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by arulmozhi

venturesome sounds like adventure + some which means taking risks and be bold
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by pallavi_limat

Venture +some... you VENTURE out on expeditions only if you want to add SOME courageous incidents to your life.
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by pushpa_edit

drive venture in some 120 speed to feel the adventure and risk
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by sansecretcp

venue

Short Definition : location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come

Definition
(noun) the scene of any event or action (especially the place of a meeting)
Synonyms : locale , locus

Definition
(noun) in law: the jurisdiction where a trial will be held
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for venue

VE + NUE -- VERY + NEW...this venue has recently been added.. it is very new.
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by pushpa_edit

veracious

Short Definition : (of a person) truthful

Definition
(adj) habitually speaking the truth
Example Sentence
  • a veracious witness

Definition
(adj) precisely accurate
Synonyms : right
Example Sentence
  • a veracious account

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for veracious

the root word 'VER' refers to true.. hence we can frame words like: veracious - truthful and verisimilitude - an appearence of truth.
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by kvsharat

VERAcious...VEERA always tells truth :)
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by massb

Mendacious is the opposite of veracious. Mendacious is falsehood and veracious means truthful.
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by pushpa_edit

बहरासिअस -One who always tells truth, people got deaf(बहरा), because truth is bitter.
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by yogendra.rai.UJJAIN

ve=we + racious=race, so we nigro race people are always truthful & honest.
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by omganesh

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