Alliterative: Relating to an alliteration.
Amelioration: Improvement; a making or becoming better.
Amnesia: Inability to arouse the memory images.
Amnesic: Afflicted with amnesia; caused by amnesia.
Amorphous: Without form; shapeless; indefinite.
Amplify: To extend; enlarge.
Amulet: A charm; an object worn as a remedy, or for protection
Anaemia: Deficiency of blood.
Anaesthesia: A loss of the sense of touch.
Anaesthetic: Not sensible to touch.
Anaesthetize: To render unconscious by adrninistering chloro-
form, etc.; to render insensible to pain or touch.
Analgesic: Not sensible to pain.
Analogous: Bearing analogy or resemblance.
Analogy: Similarity; likeness; parallel.
Anatomical: Relating to anatomy or bodily structure.
Aneurism of the aorta: A form of tumor in the principal artery
leaving the heart.
Ankylosed: Grown together (said of joints).
Annihilate: To reduce to nothing; destroy.
Anomalous: Irregular; not conforming to custom or rale.
Anomaly: Irregularity; deviation from rule.
Antecedent: Going before; preceding.
Anterior: Before; in front of.— Happening before; preceding
Anthropology: The science or study of man.
Antidotal: Relating to an antidote.
Antidote: Anything tending to prevent or counteract.
Antipathy: Dislike; hatred; aversion.
Antithesis: An opposite; a contrast.
Apathy: Lack of feeling; indifference.