THE OPEN DICTIONARY
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apiaphobia (noun) : extreme fear of bees and wasps
Submitted by: Ray from Illinois on Dec. 30, 2005 10:18
Apistat (noun) : part of your body that lets you know when you are hungry or full.
My apistat didn't let me know I was full until it was too late. By that time I was uncomfortably full.
Submitted by: Cynthia Kauffmann from Indiana on Jan. 17, 2007 10:17
apistevist (noun) : a person who does not have religious faith
Submitted by: on Apr. 03, 2014 00:11
(noun) : The use of bees and their products for healing
Submitted by: Anonymous on Feb. 24, 2008 21:29
aplabathus (adjective) : [apla (simply) + bathus (deep)] : of or relating to something that is simply profound in thought or presentation
Submitted by: David Sharp, Jr. from Ohio on Apr. 28, 2008 10:23
apocaplectic (noun) : state of extreme agitation over the end of the world
"George became quite apocaplectic when he discovered that the genetically-altered virus targeted his genome." —Mig Living, March 28, 2003
Submitted by: mig from Austria on May. 16, 2007 03:17
apocolocynposis : The fear of turning into a pumpkin.
I am apocolocynposis. —Guy who is:, book, 9/11/07
Submitted by: Anonymous on Sep. 11, 2007 17:52
apodyopsis (noun) : the mental undressing of a person
She practiced her apodyposis on the rather alluring man standing on the opposite street corner.
Submitted by: Anonymous on Oct. 11, 2005 02:23
apologiate (verb) : To offer an apologia (in lieu of an apology)
To avoid lowering Myself in mine eyes I apologiate Instead of apologize. —n/a,
Submitted by: Steve Robinson from California on Sep. 07, 2007 13:50
apophenia (noun) : the experience of seeing patterns or connections in random or meaningless data
Anyone who sees evidence of a plan in the funding of science may be suffering from apophenia. —Klaus Conrad, What's New, Bob Park, 2/8/2008
Submitted by: James Norris from Colorado on Feb. 09, 2008 09:42
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