December 2009 update

 

 

  • refundable, adj.
  • refunded, adj.2
  • reg, n.4
  • regarrison, v.
  • regd., adj.
  • regender, v.2
  • reggaeton, n.
  • reggiano, n.
  • regift, n.
  • regift, v.
  • regioselective, adj.
  • registration mark, n.
  • registry book, n.
  • Regius, adj.
  • reglow, v.
  • rego, n.
  • regt, n.
  • regular expression, n.
  • regule, n.
  • regurgitative, adj.
  • rehabbed, adj.
  • rehabbing, n.
  • rehabilitating, adj.
  • rehair, v.
  • rehairing, n.
  • rehang, n.
  • rehaul, n.
  • rehaul, v.
  • reheel, v.
  • Rehobother Bastard, n.
  • rehome, v.
  • rehybridize, v.
  • rehydrating, n.
  • rehydrating, adj.
  • Reichschancellor, n.
  • Reichsführer, n.
  • Reichskanzler, n.
  • Reichsminister, n.
  • re-imaging, n.
  • reimbue, v.
  • reimpregnation, n.
  • reinduct, v.
  • reingest, v.
  • reinject, v.
  • reinjection, n.
  • reinstallation, n.
  • reintern, v.
  • reinternment, n.
  • reinterview, n.
  • reinterview, v.
  • reinvesting, n.
  • reinvigorating, n.
  • reinvigorating, adj.
  • reionization, n.
  • reionize, v.
  • reishi, n.
  • rejumble, n.
  • rekene, adv.
  • rekey, v.
  • relading, n.
  • relamp, v.
  • relasch, v.
  • relatedly, adv.
  • relating, n.
  • relationing, adj.
  • relayer, n.1
  • relayer, n.2
  • relayer, n.3
  • re-lease, v.2
  • relegitimize, v.
  • relevy, v.2
  • reliabilism, n.
  • reliabilist, adj. and n.
  • relighting, adj.
  • religioso, n.1
  • reline, n.
  • relitigate, v.
  • relitigation, n.
  • reloan, n.
  • reloan, v.
  • relocating, n.
  • relocating, adj.
  • relocator, n.
  • re-look, n.
  • remail, v.
  • remailer, n.
  • remailing, n.
  • remanding, n.
  • remanding, adj.
  • remanent, n.2
  • remap, v.
  • re-mark, n.3
  • remediating, adj.
  • remediator, n.
  • remedious, adj.
  • remembery, n.
  • remending, n.
  • remerge, v.1
  • REMF, n.
  • remigium, n.
  • remigrant, n.
  • rem in re, n.
  • remix, n.
  • remixer, n.
  • remolten, adj.
  • remote control, n.
  • remote controller, n.
  • remotivation, n.
  • remuster, n.
  • remyelination, n.
  • renaming, n.
  • renegotiable, adj.
  • renewalism, n.
  • renewalist, n. and adj.
  • rengarenga, n.
  • reniculus, n.
  • reno, n.
  • renovating, n.
  • rent, n.3
  • renumerative, adj.
  • renunciate, n.
  • renunciator, n.
  • renvers, n.
  • reocclusion, n.
  • reopener, n.
  • reoperation, n.
  • reorg, v.
  • rep, n.2
  • rep, adj.1 (and n.7)
  • repackage, n.
  • repaginate, v.
  • repagination, n.
  • reparate, v.
  • reparating, n.
  • reparent, v.
  • reparenting, n.
  • repaying, n.
  • rep by pop, n.
  • repeater, v.
  • reperformance, n.
  • re-petition, v.
  • re-petitioner, n.1
  • replait, v.2
  • replant, n.
  • repleading, n.
  • repledge, n.2
  • replenishing, adj.
  • replesh, v.
  • replot, n.
  • repmobile, n.
  • repointing, n.
  • reporting, adj.
  • reposado, n.
  • reposing, n.1
  • repositionable, adj.
  • repossessor, n.
  • repost, v.3
  • reposting, n.1
  • repressure, n.1
  • repressure, v.
  • reprice, v.
  • reprioritize, v.
  • reprioritizing, n.
  • reprobating, n.
  • reprobe, v.
  • reproducing, n.
  • reproof, v.
  • republicanizing, adj.
  • republicism, n.
  • republishing, n.
  • repulp, v.
  • repumping, n.
  • repunit, n.
  • repurification, n.

In addition to these new entries, a number of new subordinate entries were added to existing entries. These included:

  • (Under refurnish, v.)
    • refurnishing
  • (Under refusal, n.)
    • refusal letter
    • refusal rate
  • (Under refuse, n.1 and adj.)
    • refuse removal
    • refuse truck
  • (Under regal, n.1 and adj.)
    • regal fritillary
  • (Under regale, v.)
    • regaling
  • (Under regarrison, v.)
    • regarrisoning
  • (Under regency, n. and adj.)
    • Regency buck
  • (Under regenerative, adj. and n.)
    • regenerative medicine
  • (Under regener, v.)
    • regenered
  • (Under regent, n.)
    • regent bowerbird
    • regent parrot
  • (Under reghel, n.)
    • reghel-stick
  • (Under regift, v.)
    • regifter
    • regifting
  • (Under regimental, adj. and n.)
    • regimental colour
  • (Under regioselective, adj.)
    • regioselectivity
  • (Under registered, adj. and n.)
    • registered debt
  • (Under registration, n.)
    • registration card
    • registration paper
    • registration desk
    • registration document
    • registration form
    • registration office
    • registration period
  • (Under registry, n.)
    • registry key
  • (Under regression, n.)
    • regression hypnosis
    • regression therapy
    • regression model
  • (Under regular, adj., n., and adv.)
    • regular foot
    • Regular Baptist
    • regular session
  • (Under regularize, v.)
    • regularizing
  • (Under regulator, n.)
    • Regulator movement
    • regulator protein
  • (Under regulatory, adj.)
    • regulatory protein
    • gene regulatory protein
  • (Under regulus, n.)
    • regulus metal
  • (Under rehab, n.)
    • rehab farm
  • (Under rehabilitation, n.)
    • rehabilitation order
    • rehabilitation unit
    • rehabilitation course
    • rehabilitation facility
    • rehabilitation hospital
    • rehabilitation plan
    • rehabilitation project
    • rehabilitation service
  • (Under rehash, v.)
    • rehashing
  • (Under rehearsal, n.)
    • rehearsal party
    • rehearsal period
    • rehearsal schedule
    • rehearsal space
    • rehearsal studio
  • (Under reheel, v.)
    • reheeling
  • (Under Reichstag, n.)
    • Reichstag building
  • (Under reify, v.)
    • reifier
  • (Under reigh, adj.)
    • reighness
  • (Under reimplant, v.)
    • reimplanted
  • (Under rein, n.1)
    • rein orchid
  • (Under reincorporate, v.)
    • reincorporated
  • (Under reindeer, n.)
    • reindeer warble fly
  • (Under reinterpret, v.)
    • reinterpreter
  • (Under reinvent, v.)
    • reinvented
    • reinventing
  • (Under reinvest, v.)
    • reinvested
  • (Under reissue, v.)
    • reissuing
    • reissued
  • (Under rejection, n.)
    • rejection letter
  • (Under rejigger, v.)
    • rejiggered
  • (Under relabel, v.)
    • relabelling
  • (Under relamp, v.)
    • relamping
  • (Under relapse, n.2)
    • relapse rate
    • relapse prevention
  • (Under relational, adj. and n.)
    • relational grammar
    • relational grammarian
    • relational operator
    • relational word
  • (Under relationship, n.)
    • relationship banker
    • relationship banking
    • relationship manager
    • relationship management
    • relationship marketing
    • relationship selling
    • relationship therapy
  • (Under relative, n., adj., and adv.)
    • relative aperture
    • relative atomic mass
    • relative error
    • relative molecular mass
    • relative proper motion
  • (Under relatively, adv.)
    • relatively prime
  • (Under relativity, n.)
    • relativity theory
  • (Under relaunch, v.)
    • relaunched
    • relaunching
  • (Under relaxate, v.)
    • relaxating
  • (Under relaxation, n.)
    • relaxation tape
    • relaxation technique
    • relaxation therapy
    • relaxation exercise
  • (Under release, n.)
    • release form
    • release paper
    • release version
    • release mechanism
    • release schedule
  • (Under relegate, v.)
    • relegating
  • (Under relegitimize, v.)
    • relegitimized
  • (Under reliability, n.)
    • reliability engineering
    • reliability analysis
    • reliability estimate
    • reliability score
    • reliability standard
    • reliability study
  • (Under relic, adj.)
    • relic form
  • (Under relic, n.)
    • relic case
  • (Under relief, n.2)
    • relief camp
    • relief train
    • relief aid
    • relief coordinator
    • relief doctor
    • relief effort
    • relief measure
    • relief mission
    • relief nurse
    • relief operation
    • relief package
    • relief programme
    • relief teacher
  • (Under relieving, adj.)
    • relieving teacher
  • (Under religion, n.)
    • religion of nature
    • religion class
    • religion school
    • religion teacher
  • (Under religious, adj. and n.)
    • religious house
    • religious humanism
    • religious humanist
    • religious knowledge
    • religious police
    • religious right
    • religious society
    • Religious Society of Friends
    • religious studies
    • religious-mindedness
  • (Under relocate, v.)
    • relocated
  • (Under relocation, n.)
    • relocation plan
    • relocation service
  • (Under reluctance, n.)
    • reluctance motor
  • (Under relying, adj.)
    • relying party
  • (Under remand, n.)
    • remand prison
  • (Under remanufacture, v.)
    • remanufactured
    • remanufacturing
  • (Under remarkable, adj., n., and adv.)
    • remarkable-looking
  • (Under remaster, v.)
    • remastered
  • (Under remembrance, n.)
    • book of remembrance
    • day of remembrance
    • remembrance book
    • remembrance ceremony
  • (Under remineralize, v.)
    • remineralizing
  • (Under remix, v.)
    • remixed
  • (Under remote, adj., n., and adv.)
    • remote locking
    • remote sensor
    • remote viewer
    • remote viewing
  • (Under removal, n.)
    • removal order
  • (Under Renaissance, n.)
    • Renaissance Revival
    • Renaissance woman
  • (Under renal, adj. and n.)
    • renal corpuscle
    • renal tubule
  • (Under render, n.1)
    • render farm
  • (Under rendering, n.)
    • rendering coat
  • (Under renegotiate, v.)
    • renegotiating
  • (Under rental, n.)
    • rental income
  • (Under rent, n.1)
    • rent-seeker
    • rent-seeking
    • rent stabilization
    • rent-stabilized
    • rent barley
    • rent payer
    • rent money
    • rent payment
  • (Under renumber, v.)
    • renumbered
  • (Under reoffending, n.)
    • reoffending rate
  • (Under reorganize, v.)
    • reorganizing
  • (Under repair, n.2)
    • repairperson
  • (Under repartition, v.)
    • repartitioning
  • (Under repeat, n.)
    • repeat flowering
    • repeat prescription
    • repeat rate
  • (Under repentance, n.)
    • place of repentance
    • public place of repentence
  • (Under repetitive, adj. and n.)
    • repetitive DNA
    • repetitive motion injury
  • (Under repique, v.)
    • repiquing
  • (Under replacement, n.)
    • replacement cycle
    • replacement fertility
    • replacement level
    • replacement period
    • replacement rate
    • replacement ratio
    • replacement theory
  • (Under replant, n.)
    • replant disease
  • (Under replant, v.)
    • replanted
  • (Under replication, n.)
    • replication origin
  • (Under reply, n.)
    • reply coupon
    • international reply coupon
  • (Under report, n.)
    • report book
    • report form
    • report-writer
    • report-writing
  • (Under report, v.)
    • report-back
  • (Under reported, adj.)
    • reported speech
  • (Under reporter, n.)
    • reporter gene
  • (Under reporting, n.)
    • reporting verb
  • (Under representation, n.1)
    • representation by population
    • representation theory
    • group representation theory
  • (Under repress, v.1)
    • repressment
  • (Under repression, n.)
    • repressionary
  • (Under reprioritize, v.)
    • reprioritization
    • reprioritized
  • (Under reprobation, n.)
    • reprobationary
  • (Under reproduction, n.)
    • reproduction ratio
  • (Under reproductive, adj.)
    • reproductive rights
    • reproductive technology
    • assisted reproductive technology
  • (Under reprogramme | reprogram, v.)
    • reprogrammed
  • (Under reproof, v.)
    • reproofing
  • (Under reptile, n.1)
    • reptile brain
  • (Under reptilian, adj. and n.)
    • reptilian brain
  • (Under republican, adj. and n.)
    • Republican Guard
    • Republican Pawnee
    • republican bird
  • (Under republic, n.)
    • Republic Day
  • (Under repulp, v.)
    • repulping

Out-of-sequence new entries

10 December 2009 also saw the publication of the the following new entries from across the alphabet:

  • 3G, n.
  • accommodationist, n. and adj.
  • accommodatory, adj.
  • accompanied, adj.
  • adultescent, n.
  • advergence, n.
  • affordability, n.
  • a-life, n.
  • Alzheimer, n.
  • antihypertensive, adj. and n.
  • apartotel, n.
  • autotransfuse, v.
  • backstabbing, n.
  • backstabbing, adj.
  • Baster, n.3
  • Beatlesque, adj.
  • birdwing, n.
  • blogosphere, n.
  • Bridezilla, n.
  • bum rap, n.
  • bum-rap, v.
  • can-do, adj.
  • censorware, n.
  • click-through, adj. and n.
  • cogon, n.
  • conspiratorialism, n.
  • conspiratorialist, n. and adj.
  • coonass, n. and adj.
  • cyclooxygenase, n.
  • Ferber, n.
  • Ferberize, v.
  • flatline, n. and adj.
  • flatline, v.
  • flatlined, adj.
  • flatliner, n.
  • glocal, adj.
  • glocalization, n.
  • glocalize, v.
  • Kemp, n.6
  • Kriek, n.
  • Linux, n.
  • lipectomy, n.
  • panga, n.3
  • senza replica, adv. (and n.)
  • SMS, v.
  • taxflation, n.
  • transdermal, adj.
  • Zamak, n.
  • -zilla, comb. form

In addition to these new entries, the following out-of-sequence subordinate entries were added:

  • (Under accommodation, n.)
    • accommodational
  • (Under advance, n.)
    • advance directive
  • (Under adversarial, adj.)
    • adversarial system
  • (Under adversary, n. and adj.)
    • adversary culture
    • adversary system
  • (Under aesthetic, adj. and n.)
    • aesthetic distance
  • (Under African, n. and adj.)
    • African National Congress
  • (Under after-, prefix)
    • after-meeting
    • aftershow
    • after-tax
  • (Under bracket, n.)
    • bracket creep
  • (Under caffeine, n.)
    • caffeine-free
  • (Under cannon, n.1)
    • cannon-fodder
  • (Under cardboard, n.)
    • cardboard city
  • (Under career, n.)
    • career break
  • (Under Celtic, adj. and n.)
    • Celtic Tiger
  • (Under change, n.)
    • change management
  • (Under cholesterol, n.)
    • cholesterol-conscious
    • cholesterol count
    • cholesterol-free
    • cholesterol-laden
    • cholesterol level
  • (Under consolidation, n.)
    • consolidation loan
  • (Under conventional, adj. and n.)
    • conventional wisdom
  • (Under direct, adj. and adv.)
    • direct product
    • direct proportion
    • direct ratio
    • direct sum
  • (Under extraordinary, adj., adv., and n.)
    • extraordinary session
  • (Under F, n.)
    • f-number
  • (Under fist, n.1)
    • fist pound
    • fist bump
    • fist pump
    • fist-pump
  • (Under force, n.1)
    • force protection
  • (Under genius, n.)
    • genius grant
  • (Under special, adj., adv., and n.)
    • special relativistic
  • (Under sudden, adj., adv., and n.)
    • sudden infant death syndrome

Finally, new meanings were added to the following entries:

  • absorb, v.
  • abstracting, n.
  • accidental, adj. and n.
  • accommodate, v.
  • accreditation, n.
  • accrediting, n.
  • accrediting, adj.
  • across, adv., prep., and adj.
  • aeon | eon, n.
  • agnostic, n. and adj.
  • agony, n.
  • agree, v.
  • backside, n.
  • bag, n.
  • bag, v.1
  • blow-out, n.
  • bright, adj. and n.
  • cack, n. and adj.
  • calm, n.1
  • cane, v.1
  • caned, adj.
  • caning, n.
  • carnage, n.
  • chopper, n.1
  • circulation, n.
  • click, v.1
  • controlled, adj.
  • crease, v.2
  • drink, n.
  • gavel, n.4
  • schedule, n.
  • speed, n.