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||a flat plate that controls or directs the flow of fluid or energy |
||A defeat by artifice, shifts, and turns; discomfiture. |
||A deflector, as a plate or wall, so arranged across a furnace or boiler flue as to mingle the hot gases and deflect them against the substance to be heated. |
||be a mystery or bewildering to |
This beats me!
Got me--I don't know the answer!
a vexing problem
This question really stuck me
||hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of |
What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge
foil your opponent
||check the emission of (sound) |
||To cause to undergo a disgraceful punishment, as a recreant knight. |
||To practice deceit. |