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nay no. The word "nay" used to be part of common speech but now is only used to say "no" in voting. [2 definitions]
Nazi a member of the political party that held power in Germany from 1933 to 1945. This political party was led by Adolf Hitler. The word "Nazi" is a short form of the German name for "National Socialist German Workers' Party."
NC an abbreviation for North Carolina.
NC17 a movie rating that means persons seventeen years old and younger will not be admitted. NC17 stands for "No Children 17 or Under."
ND an abbreviation for North Dakota.
NE1 an abbreviation for Nebraska. [3 definitions]
Ne symbol of the chemical element neon.
near to, at, or within a short distance from a person or thing. [8 definitions]
nearby located close at hand; not far away. [2 definitions]
nearly almost; just about but not quite.
nearsighted able to see objects clearly only when they are near.
neat clean and in proper order, or liking to keep things that way; tidy. [3 definitions]
Neb. an abbreviation for Nebraska.
Nebraska a state in the midwestern United States. Its capital is Lincoln. (abbreviated: NE)
nebula a cloud of dust or gas found between the stars. A nebula may seem either bright or dark, depending on how it reacts with light.
necessarily certain to be.
necessary needed; not able to be put aside. [2 definitions]
necessity a person or thing that is needed. [2 definitions]
neck the part of the body of both human beings and animals that connects the head with the body. [3 definitions]
neck and neck in almost the same position; nearly even.
neckerchief a square of cloth folded and tied about the neck.