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Short Definition : diffuse mass of interstellar dust or gas; galaxy

(noun) a medicinal liquid preparation intended for use in an atomizer
(noun) cloudiness of the urine
(noun) an immense cloud of gas (mainly hydrogen) and dust in interstellar space
(noun) (pathology) a faint cloudy spot on the cornea
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for nebula

a new bull digging sand with horn and make a dusty gas.
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by sansecretcp

noob = newbie ~ consider a noob galaxy entering the universe
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by friendofafriend

nebula is a white spot if it forms in the eye we will not see clearly
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by aziz

nebula is like bulbula which means cloud of gas in hindi.
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by rinku562


Short Definition : vague; hazy; cloudy; of a nebula; Ex. nebulous proposal

(adj) lacking definite form or limits
Synonyms : cloudy , nebulose
Example Sentence
  • gropes among cloudy issues toward a feeble conclusion
  • nebulous distinction between pride and conceit

(adj) of or relating to or resembling a nebula
Synonyms : nebular
Example Sentence
  • the nebular hypothesis of the origin of the solar system

(adj) lacking definition or definite content
Synonyms : unfixed
Example Sentence
  • nebulous reasons
  • unfixed as were her general notions of what men ought to be

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for nebulous

Nebula the milky way in galaxy which is cloudy and unclear
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by ksameer_coep

nebulous comes from nibu(lemon). Nimbu water is hazy so v can correlate
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by guswidgutts

"nee+bulla+us (nacked)which is shown with a cloudy patch in the movies so u can remember like this" -cloudy,unclear
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by raghava krishna

nimbu ras in your eyes makes your vision hazy
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by friendofafriend

a new bulls running in sand and make a dusty cloudy.
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by sansecretcp

like 'nebulizer' which makes a cloudy mist
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by extemporaneous

imagine nevy blue colour comes in front of ur eyer so nothing is clear to u.
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by gdabli


Short Definition : black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex.

(noun) the belief in magical spells that harness occult forces or evil spirits to produce unnatural effects in the world
Synonyms : black art , black magic , sorcery

(noun) conjuring up the dead, especially for prophesying
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for necromancy

NECRO- (or negro) means black. NECROMANCY means Black Magic
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by dshefman

necro means a dead body.. hence necromancy means dealin with the dead..
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by muffisoni

NECRO ~ negro (black) + Mancy ~ MAGIC; black magic
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by keyurpatel87

KEY:crow+man through his "black magic" he turned man into crow
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by priyanshu.mittal

NECRO ~ negro (black) +crow+ nancy ~ MAGIC
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by sansecretcp

nec Romancy - Romance is the most dangerous black magic;) Please remove the ones with most negative ratings...
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by raman_dec

ne crore man cy = ne ( north east jungle crore man wants); this is a black magic.
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by shaktipada


Short Definition : drink of the gods; sweet liquid collected by bees

(noun) a sweet liquid secretion that is attractive to pollinators
(noun) fruit juice especially when undiluted
(noun) (classical mythology) the food and drink of the gods; mortals who ate it became immortal
Synonyms : ambrosia

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for nectar

in Greek etymology nekter nek=death and ter means overcoming i.e. ambrosia
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by dipumits

nectar -> liquid near neck of god(amirtham)
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by sansecretcp


Short Definition : very wicked

(adj) extremely wicked
Synonyms : villainous
Example Sentence
  • nefarious schemes
  • a villainous plot
  • a villainous band of thieves

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for nefarious

this sounds like ne(nephew)+farious(furious) your nephew is very furious or cruel or violent
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by anshAVI

ne(NO) + fairy + US: No good character like a fairy among us but an exact opposite i.e. a wicked person
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by bugmenot

Ne(ver) Fair(ious) - Always Bad
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by darlinarlin

hindi:: key fairy wala this fairy wala who was selling ballons to children is "very wicked"
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by priyanshu.mittal

in movies villan is so far fro hero being so wicked.
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by heartbeat143kvc

:NEFARIOUS=NE(Not)+FARIOUS(Furious). Nefarious is NOT just FURIOUS but a criminal.
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by praveendharia

nefarious ->nephew not fair to ous its wicked doing
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by sansecretcp

this sounds like ne(nephew)+farious(furious) your nephew is very furious.
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by preetisoni2411

It's from latin origin, Nefarious= Nefar/s- Wrong(Ne-not+far/s-Divine(law)+ous- to us
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by pawarsumit

ne(no) fari(fari wala io(come) us i.e my brother steal the all goods of the poor fari wala as profession he is a thief & very wicked.
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by shaktipada


Short Definition : cancel out; nullify; cause to have no effect; deny; N. negation

(verb) be in contradiction with
Synonyms : belie , contradict

(verb) deny the truth of
Synonyms : contradict , contravene

(verb) prove negative; show to be false
Synonyms : contradict

(verb) make ineffective by counterbalancing the effect of
Synonyms : neutralise , neutralize , nullify
Example Sentence
  • Her optimism neutralizes his gloom
  • This action will negate the effect of my efforts

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for negate

ne=no + gate=door, so there is no entrance through that door
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by omganesh

NO gate so No!!
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by nikhilsuhas

negate sounds similar to negotiate,,,cancel out
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by guru_the_greatt

negate sounds like negotiate, so nullify
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by guru_the_greatt

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