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strain (English)
A group of individuals derived by descent from a single individual within a species.
A group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups.
A population or type of organisms that is genetically different from others of the same species and possessing a set of defined characteristics.
A special variety of domesticated animals within a species.
A succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence.
An effortful attempt to attain a goal.
An intense or violent exertion.
Deformation of a physical body under the action of applied forces.
Difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension.
Injury to a muscle due to overstretching of the muscle fibers.
Nervousness resulting from mental stress.
The act of singing.
The general meaning or substance of an utterance.
To alter the shape of (something) by stress.
To become stretched or tense or taut.
To cause to be tense and uneasy or nervous or anxious.
To exert much effort or energy.
To rub through a strainer or process in an electric blender.
To separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements.
To separate or isolate components from one another with the help of a filter.
To test the limits of.
To use to the utmost; exert vigorously or to full capacity.

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