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prolific

Short Definition :

Definition
(adj) intellectually productive
Synonyms : fecund , fertile
Example Sentence
  • a prolific writer
  • a fecund imagination

Definition
(adj) bearing in abundance especially offspring
Synonyms : fertile
Example Sentence
  • flying foxes are extremely prolific
  • a prolific pear tree

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prolific

"Production Lifted"--> They produced large amounts of the product = Their production was lifted up in amount = They were PROLIFIC.
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by KOGrad

PROLIFIC is PROFITic. (profitable, because of high yield)
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by passion2win

prolific ~ pro (production) + life; now try to relate meaning of prolific with 'production of life'.
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by userdce

prolific- pro lifts, professional bodybuilders lift great quantities.
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by Chinmay Devmalya

Pro(good) + lific(life) >>> a person lives Pro life when he/she is highly intellectual and productive in every sense...
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by RajeshBorkar

prolixity

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) boring verbosity
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prolixity

COMPLEXITY - complex words, work are always difficult and boring to understand.
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by gatz_funky

"lexikon" means workbook..."lexicographer" is dictionary writer...writer of words n words n..more words....
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by neel_kris

Shixit logon ki Prolixity ek pareshaani hoti hai...
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by G_P

PROLIXITY ~ pro (professor) + li (literature) + X (exam); My literature professor have advised me to avoid prolixity while giving any exam.
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by Administrator

Pro+ lexicon = in favor of more words,so much that he goes over and over again to more words! so verbose .
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by aanchal1007

lex means speech/word.. pro(PROfound)+lix+ity means profound/many words.. who shows off many words or who airs many words
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by its.girija

promontory

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) a natural elevation (especially a rocky one that juts out into the sea)
Synonyms : foreland , head , headland

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for promontory

pro+MOUNT
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by ashay.ut

Prominent mount (that stands out projecting on a body of water)
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by rakei

PROMOntory comes from PROMOtion in job.
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by analaarun

when Hritik promotes Mumbai indians,he gives promontory signals of his support to the crowd in the stadium
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by sybarite

Potruding Mount
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by avj_joshi1

p(romon)tory roman had ruled on heasland
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by crazylooks

promulgate

Short Definition :

Definition
(verb) state or announce
Synonyms : exclaim , proclaim
Example Sentence
  • `I am not a Communist,' he exclaimed
  • The King will proclaim an amnesty

Definition
(verb) put a law into effect by formal declaration
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for promulgate

Prom (promote)+ul+gate. So promoting something out of the gate, i.e. to make known by opening the gate (or opening declaration) to everyone out there.
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by aajains

prom+ul+gate -> prom night will happen tomorrow was announced at school's gate
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by cp.jethani

by the law........ gates have been closed on the prom
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by kmr.akhil

Amul-gate : A scandal regarding AMUL .. It has to be known to public through official publication so that the public do not use their products
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by rahularoradce

if u r suffering from gas problems,before(pro) u answer nature's call through ur mul(excreta in hindi),u publcly declare it by spreading gases and polluting the atmosphere
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by mit006

pro-mulga-te. Mulga paida hua, so announce it to the world.
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by paw1

promulgate = pro + mul + gate; In the main gate something is written over in the board by order stick no bill, thus put into law.
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by shaktipada

in ur Prom night, U'll walk through the Gate of honor to spread the notion of the beauty among the jealous crowd
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by melancholica

During earlier times, if a family had a male child(called as MULGA in marathi) then they would be happy and PUBLISH in newspapers.. :P so proMULGAte..
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by skyfall

propensity

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) an inclination to do something
Synonyms : leaning , tendency
Example Sentence
  • he felt leanings toward frivolity

Definition
(noun) a natural inclination
Synonyms : leaning , proclivity
Example Sentence
  • he has a proclivity for exaggeration

Definition
(noun) a disposition to behave in a certain way
Synonyms : aptness
Example Sentence
  • the aptness of iron to rust
  • the propensity of disease to spread

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for propensity

now a days people are inclined towards "CITY" dats y thery r migrating from villages....
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by neel_kris

prop + city = people get propelled towards city only because of strong inclination towards city life
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by nirty

(PRO+PEN)a PRO has a natural tendancy to hold the PEN in the way he can do caligarphy(art of good writing)
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by watefun

"popins"(candy) deke log bachchon ko behla-fusla ke le jate hain....coz they know dat kids hav "natural inclination" 4 it....
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by studyabroad.us

pro+pen+sity . can a pen stand straight. to make it stand ,it is always inclined to some support
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by alfaromio

PROPANE+CITY; violation is more inclined,susceptible to happen in cities , than Villages !
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by gatz_funky

root form is propend (now obsolete).. pend rhymes with bend.. meaning inclined
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by namaskar

prop out of city (prop= coming out) . people are attracted towards luxury so they are moving to city. so prop out of city = propensity means tendency to go towrds,
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by arulmozhi

Propelled(drive or push forward)+city=so u are driven to city that is inclined to city life
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by sagardoshi63

Remember a pen that you like. ex parker. pen is keyword in propensity and penchant
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by sunilwritesgre

because of various kinds of pollution, people are moving out(PROP)from city(ENSITY) to villages and calm places in search of tranquility.
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by sukhraj

propensity=proclivity
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by OCT18THGRE

To get (PRO)per PEN villagers have to go to CITY.
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by hmpai

prophylactic

Short Definition :

Definition
(noun) remedy that prevents or slows the course of an illness or disease
Synonyms : preventative , preventive
Example Sentence
  • the doctor recommended several preventatives

Definition
(noun) contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse
Synonyms : condom , rubber , safe , safety

Definition
(adj) capable of preventing conception or impregnation
Example Sentence
  • contraceptive devices and medications

Definition
(adj) warding off
Synonyms : cautionary
Example Sentence
  • the swastika...a very ancient prophylactic symbol occurring among all peoples

Definition
(adj) preventing or contributing to the prevention of disease
Synonyms : preventative , preventive
Example Sentence
  • preventive medicine
  • vaccines are prophylactic
  • a prophylactic drug

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for prophylactic

pro+phy+lactic -> professionals use lactic acid(in milk) to prevent diseases.
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by cp.jethani

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by menon_ranjit

professional physicians use lactic acid to cure diseases.
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by cp.jethani

professionals recommend lactation(lactic) for small babies to prevent diseases
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by shrenik

PRO+PHY+LACTIC = PROfessional PHYsician prescribing LACTIC acid to prevent diseases
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by sulman

PROfessional porn actors always use CONDOM when getting PHYsical..its to prevent from disease to spread.
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by skyfall

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