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A & E...A-team noun
A.D. abbreviation...Aberdeen
Aberdeen Angus...abort verb
abortion noun...absolute music noun
absolute noun...academia noun
academic adjective...accommodation noun
accompaniment noun...ace verb
acellular adjective...acquaintance noun
acquaintance rape noun...action replay
action research noun...Adam's apple noun
adamant adjective...adhesion noun
adhesive adjective...Adolph Zukor
Adonis noun...advent noun
Advent Sunday...aero- combining form
aerobatics noun...affluent adjective
afford verb...afterglow noun
afterimage noun...agglomerate noun
agglomerate verb...agrarian revolution
agree verb...air ball noun
air bed noun...air-to-surface adjective
airbag noun...airwoman noun
airworthy adjective...albino noun
Albion...Alfred the Great
Alfred Wainwright...all comers noun
all determiner...Allan Pinkerton
allay verb...alluring adjective
allusion noun...Alpine skiing noun
alpinist noun...alveolus noun
always adverb...ambulant adjective
ambulatory adjective...amir
amiss adjective...amulet noun
amuse verb...anapaestic
anapest noun...Andy Warhol
Andy Williams...Anglo-American
Anglo-Catholic noun...ankle sock
ankle-biter noun...anonymization
anonymize verb...Anthony Blunt
Anthony Burgess...antilock adjective
antilogarithm noun...anymore adverb
anyone pronoun...APO
apocalypse noun...appellation noun
appellative adjective...appreciative adjective
apprehend verb...aquarobics
aquatic adjective...Arcadian adjective
arcana noun...areola noun
arête noun...armband noun
armchair adjective...arré
arrears noun...arthropod noun
Arthur Ashe...arugula noun
arum lily...Asian noun
Asiatic adjective...assault and battery noun
assault course...associate adjective
associate noun...astringent adjective
astringent noun...Atlantic Canada noun
Atlantic City...attagirl exclamation
attain verb...au naturel adjective
au pair noun...Augusta
Augustan adjective...authoring noun
authoritarian adjective...automobile noun
automotive adjective...aviator noun
aviculture noun...AWOL abbreviation
awry adverb...azure adjective
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