New York Times Spelling Bee Answers and Solution for October 16, 2020

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Today’s pangram is IMPLANT.

IMPLANT is defined as put firmly in the mind. It is also defined as fix or set securely or deeply. It is also defined as a prosthesis placed permanently in tissue. It is also defined as become attached to and embedded in the uterus.

ANIMA is defined as (Jungian psychology) the inner self (not the external persona) that is in touch with the unconscious.

ANIMAL is defined as marked by the appetites and passions of the body. It is also defined as a living organism characterized by voluntary movement.

IMAM is defined as (Islam) the man who leads prayers in a mosque; for Shiites an imam is a recognized authority on Islamic theology and law and a spiritual guide.

IMPALA is defined as African antelope with ridged curved horns; moves with enormous leaps.

LAMA is defined as llamas. It is also defined as a Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.

LAMINA is defined as a thin plate or layer (especially of bone or mineral).

LAMINAL is defined as arranged in or consisting of laminae.

LAMP is defined as an artificial source of visible illumination. It is also defined as a piece of furniture holding one or more electric light bulbs.

LIMA is defined as capital and largest city and economic center of Peru; located in western Peru; was capital of the Spanish empire in the New World until the 19th century.

The word LIMINAL has no known definition.

LIMIT is defined as the mathematical value toward which a function goes as the independent variable approaches infinity. It is also defined as decide upon or fix definitely. It is also defined as the greatest possible degree of something. It is also defined as restrict or confine within limits. It is also defined as place limits on (extent or amount or access). It is also defined as the boundary of a specific area. It is also defined as final or latest limiting point. It is also defined as the greatest amount of something that is possible or allowed. It is also defined as as far as something can go.

LIMN is defined as trace the shape of. It is also defined as make a portrait of.

LIMP is defined as the uneven manner of walking that results from an injured leg. It is also defined as walk impeded by some physical limitation or injury. It is also defined as without energy or will. It is also defined as lacking or having lost rigidity. It is also defined as proceed slowly or with difficulty.

LLAMA is defined as wild or domesticated South American cud-chewing animal related to camels but smaller and lacking a hump.

MAIL is defined as cause to be directed or transmitted to another place. It is also defined as (Middle Ages) flexible armor made of interlinked metal rings. It is also defined as the system whereby messages are transmitted via the post office. It is also defined as send via the postal service. It is also defined as any particular collection of letters or packages that is delivered. It is also defined as a conveyance that transports the letters and packages that are conveyed by the postal system. It is also defined as the bags of letters and packages that are transported by the postal service.

MAILMAN is defined as a man who delivers the mail.

MAIM is defined as injure or wound seriously and leave permanent disfiguration or mutilation.

MAIN is defined as (of a clause) capable of standing syntactically alone as a complete sentence. It is also defined as any very large body of (salt) water. It is also defined as most important element. It is also defined as a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage. It is also defined as of force; of the greatest possible intensity.

MAINTAIN is defined as maintain by writing regular records. It is also defined as have and exercise. It is also defined as state categorically. It is also defined as keep in safety and protect from harm, decay, loss, or destruction. It is also defined as support against an opponent. It is also defined as state or assert. It is also defined as stick to correctly or closely. It is also defined as supply with necessities and support. It is also defined as cause to continue in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., `keep clean’. It is also defined as maintain for use and service.

MALL is defined as mercantile establishment consisting of a carefully landscaped complex of shops representing leading merchandisers; usually includes restaurants and a convenient parking area; a modern version of the traditional marketplace. It is also defined as a public area set aside as a pedestrian walk.

MALT is defined as a lager of high alcohol content; by law it is considered too alcoholic to be sold as lager or beer. It is also defined as a milkshake made with malt powder. It is also defined as a cereal grain (usually barley) that is kiln-dried after having been germinated by soaking in water; used especially in brewing and distilling. It is also defined as convert grain into malt. It is also defined as convert into malt. It is also defined as treat with malt or malt extract. It is also defined as turn into malt, become malt.

MAMA is defined as informal terms for a mother. It is also defined as a name under which Ninkhursag was worshipped.

MAMMA is defined as milk-secreting organ of female mammals. It is also defined as informal terms for a mother.

MAMMAL is defined as any warm-blooded vertebrate having the skin more or less covered with hair; young are born alive except for the small subclass of monotremes and nourished with milk.

MAMMALIAN is defined as any warm-blooded vertebrate having the skin more or less covered with hair; young are born alive except for the small subclass of monotremes and nourished with milk. It is also defined as of or relating to the class Mammalia.

MANIA is defined as a mood disorder; an affective disorder in which the victim tends to respond excessively and sometimes violently. It is also defined as an irrational but irresistible motive for a belief or action.

MANILA is defined as the capital and largest city of the Philippines; located on southern Luzon. It is also defined as a strong paper or thin cardboard with a smooth light brown finish made from e.g. Manila hemp.

MANNA is defined as (Old Testament) food that God gave the Israelites during the Exodus. It is also defined as hardened sugary exudation of various trees.

MANTA is defined as extremely large pelagic tropical ray that feeds on plankton and small fishes; usually harmless but its size make it dangerous if harpooned. It is also defined as a blanket that is used as a cloak or shawl.

MILITANT is defined as disposed to warfare or hard-line policies. It is also defined as engaged in war. It is also defined as showing a fighting disposition. It is also defined as a militant reformer.

MILITIA is defined as civilians trained as soldiers but not part of the regular army. It is also defined as the entire body of physically fit civilians eligible by law for military service.

MILITIAMAN is defined as a member of the militia; serves only during emergencies.

MILL is defined as machinery that processes materials by grinding or crushing. It is also defined as English philosopher and economist remembered for his interpretations of empiricism and utilitarianism (1806-1873). It is also defined as a plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing. It is also defined as move about in a confused manner. It is also defined as the act of grinding to a powder or dust. It is also defined as Scottish philosopher who expounded Bentham’s utilitarianism; father of John Stuart Mill (1773-1836). It is also defined as grind with a mill. It is also defined as produce a ridge around the edge of. It is also defined as roll out (metal) with a rolling machine.

MINI is defined as a very short skirt. It is also defined as used of women’s clothing; very short with hemline above the knee.

MINIM is defined as a musical note having the time value of half a whole note. It is also defined as a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 1/60th fluid dram or 0.059194 cubic centimeters. It is also defined as a United States liquid unit equal to 1/60 fluidram.

The word MINIMA has no known definition.

MINIMAL is defined as the least possible.

MINT is defined as a candy that is flavored with a mint oil. It is also defined as (often followed by `of’) a large number or amount or extent. It is also defined as form by stamping, punching, or printing. It is also defined as any member of the mint family of plants. It is also defined as any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers. It is also defined as a plant where money is coined by authority of the government. It is also defined as as if new. It is also defined as the leaves of a mint plant used fresh or candied.

MITT is defined as the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb. It is also defined as the handwear used by fielders in playing baseball.

NAPALM is defined as gasoline jelled with aluminum soaps; highly incendiary liquid used in fire bombs and flamethrowers.

PALM is defined as an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event. It is also defined as touch, lift, or hold with the hands. It is also defined as the inner surface of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers. It is also defined as any plant of the family Palmae having an unbranched trunk crowned by large pinnate or palmate leaves. It is also defined as a linear unit based on the length or width of the human hand.

The word PAMPA has no known definition.

PANAMA is defined as a stiff hat made of straw with a flat crown. It is also defined as a republic on the Isthmus of Panama; achieved independence from Colombia in 1903.

PIMP is defined as someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce). It is also defined as arrange for sexual partners for others.

The word TAILLAMP has no known definition.

TAMP is defined as press down tightly. It is also defined as a tool for tamping (e.g., for tamping tobacco into a pipe bowl or a charge into a drill hole etc.).

The word TATAMI has no known definition.

TIMPANI is defined as a large hemispherical brass or copper percussion instrument with a drumhead that can be tuned by adjusting the tension on it.

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