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versatile

1. Botany (of an anther) attached to the filament by a small area so that it moves freely in the wind
2. Zoology able to turn forwards and backwards
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On her return to England she became a contributor and soon assistant editor of the liberal periodical 'The Westminster Review.' This connection was most important in its personal results; it brought her into contact with a versatile man of letters, George Henry Lewes, [Footnote: Pronounced in two syllables.] and in 1854 they were united as man and wife.
One had not to be a cricketer oneself to appreciate his perfect command of pitch and break, his beautifully easy action, which never varied with the varying pace, his great ball on the leg-stump--his dropping head-ball--in a word, the infinite ingenuity of that versatile attack.
A sign in the shop door said: "All outlets of Versatile International Trading Ltd t/a Greenwoods Menswear have now closed for business permanently."
Enhancing its zoom power to 15x, the Lumix TZ220 with 1-inch large high sensitivity MOS sensor claims to offer more versatile uses and high picture quality, including ultra-high resolution 4K video.
Enhancing its zoom power to 15x, the Lumix TZ220 with 1-inch large High Sensitivity MOS Sensor offers more versatile uses and high picture quality, including ultra-high resolution 4K video.
Towell Auto Centre (TAC), the exclusive distributor of JAC vehicles in Oman, is offering amazing cash gift offers on JAC's versatile Light Duty Driving License Trucks.
Versatile Vitality is offering these free yoga classes to the veterans until the end of December and charging half price for the service after the first of the year.
Palermo brings a fresh perspective to the versatile lifestyle brand focused on contemporary classics.
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The Versatile Power BENCH series are compact, programmable, DC power supplies and are nearly half the cost compared to the industry's leading producer of power supplies.
Introducing Versatile Enterprise LETM (Legal Edition) records management software--a breakthrough software essential to managing business, disciplinary, and professional risk in a working law practice.