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Seeking information; authorized to examine witnesses or ascertain facts; as, a rogatory commission. Woolsey.

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  • adjective satellite capable of being distributed
    apportionable; allocatable.

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  • adjective satellite designed to find information or ascertain facts
    fact-finding; investigative.
    • a fact-finding committee
    • investigative reporting

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  • adjective gained or acquired; especially through merit or as a result of effort or action
    • a well-earned reputation for honesty
    • earned income
    • an earned run in baseball
  • verb earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages
    earn; bring in; clear; pull in; take in; gain; realise; realize; make.
    • How much do you make a month in your new job?
    • She earns a lot in her new job
    • this merger brought in lots of money
    • He clears $5,000 each month

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  • noun a stock broker's business; charges a fee to act as intermediary between buyer and seller
    securities firm; brokerage firm.
  • noun the business of a broker; charges a fee to arrange a contract between two parties

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  • noun a liability account showing how much is owed for goods and services purchased on credit
    account payable.
    • the problem was to match receivables and payables in the same currency
  • adjective satellite subject to or requiring payment especially as specified
    collectible; collectable.
    • a collectible bill
    • a note payable on demand
    • a check payable to John Doe

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  • verb grant credentials to
    recognize; recognise.
    • The Regents officially recognized the new educational institution
    • recognize an academic degree
  • verb provide or send (envoys or embassadors) with official credentials

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  • verb watch and direct
    superintend; manage; supervise.
    • Who is overseeing this project?

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  • noun an officer or crew member of a privateer
  • noun a privately owned warship commissioned to prey on the commercial shipping or warships of an enemy nation

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  • noun social process of removing Nazis from official positions and giving up any allegiance to Nazism
    • denazification was a slow process

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  • noun the whole amount
    aggregate; sum; totality.
  • noun a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers
    sum; amount.

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  • noun personnel who assist their superior in carrying out an assigned task
    • the hospital has an excellent nursing staff
    • the general relied on his staff to make routine decisions
  • noun a strong rod or stick with a specialized utilitarian purpose
    • he walked with the help of a wooden staff

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Of or pertaining to, or issued by, a council. Jer. Taylor.

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  • noun a corporation's first offer to sell stock to the public
    initial public offering; initial offering.

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  • adjective marked by the reception of pay
    • paid work
    • a paid official
    • a paid announcement
    • a paid check
  • verb give money, usually in exchange for goods or services
    • I paid four dollars for this sandwich
    • Pay the waitress, please

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  • noun a refund of some fraction of the amount paid
  • noun a rectangular groove made to hold two pieces together

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  • adjective of a particle or body or system; having a net amount of positive or negative electric charge
    • charged particles
    • a charged battery
  • verb to make a rush at or sudden attack upon, as in battle
    charge; bear down.
    • he saw Jess charging at him with a pitchfork

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  • noun the branch of ethics that studies moral values in the biomedical sciences

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  • verb grow rapidly
    • Pizza parlors proliferate in this area
  • verb cause to grow or increase rapidly
    • We must not proliferate nuclear arms

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  • noun the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically
  • verb investigate scientifically
    investigate; look into.
    • Let's investigate the syntax of Chinese

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  • adjective satellite (of a person) possessing physical strength and weight; rugged and powerful
    powerful; brawny; muscular; sinewy.
    • a hefty athlete
    • a muscular boxer
    • powerful arms
  • adjective satellite of considerable weight and size
    • a hefty dictionary

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  • verb make oneself subject to; bring upon oneself; become liable to
    • People who smoke incur a great danger to their health
  • verb receive a specified treatment (abstract)
    receive; obtain; find; get.
    • These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation
    • His movie received a good review
    • I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions

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  • verb guarantee financial support of
    subvent; subvention.
    • The opera tour was subvented by a bank
  • verb protect by insurance
    insure; cover.
    • The insurance won't cover this

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  • verb meet formally
    • The council convened last week
  • verb call together
    • The students were convened in the auditorium

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  • verb propose as a candidate for some honor
    put up; put forward.
  • verb put forward; nominate for appointment to an office or for an honor or position
    • The President nominated her as head of the Civil Rights Commission

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  • adjective subject to appointment
  • verb create and charge with a task or function
    appoint; nominate; constitute; name.
    • nominate a committee

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  • adjective satellite supported by both sides
    two-way; two-party; bipartizan.
    • a two-way treaty

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  • verb confer a trust upon
    confide; trust; intrust; commit.
    • The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret
    • I commit my soul to God
  • verb put into the care or protection of someone
    • He left the decision to his deputy
    • leave your child the nurse's care

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  • adjective satellite restricting according to rules or principles
    • a regulatory gene

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  • noun anything that tends to arouse
    • his approval was an added fillip
  • noun an additional payment (or other remuneration) to employees as a means of increasing output

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  • adjective satellite lacking funds
    skint; stone-broke; stony-broke; bust.
    • `skint' is a British slang term
  • verb terminate
    interrupt; break.
    • She interrupted her pregnancy
    • break a lucky streak
    • break the cycle of poverty

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  • verb create and charge with a task or function
    nominate; constitute; name.
    • nominate a committee
  • verb assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to
    • He was appointed deputy manager
    • She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance

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  • noun a document entitling a commissioned officer to hold a higher rank temporarily (but without higher pay)
  • verb promote somebody by brevet, in the military

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  • noun the whole amount
    aggregate; sum; totality.
  • noun a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers
    sum; amount.

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  • adjective satellite frank and honest
    • he was upfront about his intentions

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  • noun a special group delegated to consider some matter
    • a committee is a group that keeps minutes and loses hours" - Milton Berle
  • noun a fee for services rendered based on a percentage of an amount received or collected or agreed to be paid (as distinguished from a salary)
    • he works on commission

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  • noun a string of words satisfying the grammatical rules of a language
    • he always spoke in grammatical sentences
  • noun (criminal law) a final judgment of guilty in a criminal case and the punishment that is imposed
    condemnation; judgment of conviction; conviction.
    • the conviction came as no surprise

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  • noun an important question that is in dispute and must be settled
    • the issue could be settled by requiring public education for everyone
    • politicians never discuss the real issues
  • noun one of a series published periodically
    • she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist's waiting room

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Of or pertaining to a legate; as, legatine power. Holinshed.

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  • adjective satellite in great numbers
    • daffodils galore
  • adjective satellite existing in abundance
    • abounding confidence
    • whiskey galore

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  • adjective satellite designed to find information or ascertain facts
    fact-finding; investigatory.
    • a fact-finding committee
    • investigative reporting

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  • adjective satellite periodically accumulated over time
    • accrued interest
    • accrued leave
  • verb grow by addition
    • The interest accrues

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  • noun a person who is nonpartisan
  • adjective free from party affiliation or bias

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  • verb be earlier in time; go back further
    antecede; forego; predate; forgo; precede.
    • Stone tools precede bronze tools
  • verb establish something as being earlier relative to something else
    predate; foredate.

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  • noun a painting that is applied to a wall surface
    wall painting.
  • adjective of or relating to walls
    • mural painting

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  • noun a seat for one person, with a support for the back
    • he put his coat over the back of the chair and sat down
  • noun the position of professor
    • he was awarded an endowed chair in economics

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  • noun a three-sided polygon
    triangle; trigon.
  • adjective satellite involving three parties
    • trilateral talks

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  • verb watch and direct
    superintend; manage; supervise.
    • Who is overseeing this project?

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  • adjective not gained by merit or labor or service
    • accepted the unearned rewards that came his ways as well as the unearned criticism
    • unearned income
    • an unearned run

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  • noun (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)
    single-valued function; mathematical function; mapping; map.
  • noun what something is used for
    use; role; purpose.
    • the function of an auger is to bore holes
    • ballet is beautiful but what use is it?

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  • adjective satellite having an illustrious reputation; respected
    esteemed; honored.
    • our esteemed leader
    • a prestigious author
  • adjective satellite exerting influence by reason of high status or prestige
    • a prestigious professor at a prestigious university

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  • verb be obliged to pay or repay
  • verb be indebted to, in an abstract or intellectual sense
    • This new theory owes much to Einstein's Relativity Theory

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  • noun the state of manifesting goodwill and cooperation after being reconciled
    • there was a brief period of conciliation but the fighting soon resumed
  • noun any of various forms of mediation whereby disputes may be settled short of arbitration

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  • verb become smaller or lose substance
    dwindle away; dwindle down.
    • Her savings dwindled down

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  • adjective relating to or consisting of sculpture
    • sculptural embellishments
  • adjective satellite resembling sculpture
    sculptured; modeled; sculpturesque.
    • her finely modeled features
    • rendered with...vivid sculptural effect
    • the sculpturesque beauty of the athletes' bodies

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  • verb fix or adjust the time, amount, degree, or rate of
    • regulate the temperature
    • modulate the pitch
  • verb bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations
    regularize; regularise; order; govern.
    • We cannot regulate the way people dress
    • This town likes to regulate

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  • adjective satellite producing a sizeable profit
    moneymaking; remunerative.
    • a remunerative business

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  • verb grow by addition
    • The interest accrues
  • verb come into the possession of
    • The house accrued to the oldest son

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  • noun a real estate agent who is a member of the National Association of Realtors

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  • verb make a subtraction
    subtract; take off.
    • subtract this amount from my paycheck
  • verb retain and refrain from disbursing; of payments
    recoup; withhold.
    • My employer is withholding taxes

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  • adjective between or among departments
    • interdepartmental competition
  • adverb between departments
    • this memo was circulated interdepartmentally

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  • adjective satellite used of automobiles; completely demolished
    • the insurance adjuster declared the automobile totaled
  • verb add up in number or quantity
    amount; total; come; number; add up.
    • The bills amounted to $2,000
    • The bill came to $2,000

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  • noun the act of ceding
  • verb give over; surrender or relinquish to the physical control of another
    cede; yield; concede; grant.

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  • verb grant authorization or clearance for
    clear; authorise; pass.
    • Clear the manuscript for publication
    • The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography
  • verb give or delegate power or authority to
    empower; authorise.
    • She authorized her assistant to sign the papers

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  • noun any monetary aid
  • noun the act of providing a subsidy
    subsidization; subsidisation.

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  • noun method or manner of conduct in relation to others
    • honest dealing
  • noun the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities)
    transaction; dealings.
    • no transactions are possible without him
    • he has always been honest is his dealings with me

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  • noun travelling about without any clear destination
    vagabondage; wandering.
    • she followed him in his wanderings and looked after him
  • verb move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment
    ramble; stray; cast; swan; drift; wander; tramp; range; rove; roam; vagabond; roll.
    • The gypsies roamed the woods
    • roving vagabonds
    • the wandering Jew
    • The cattle roam across the prairie
    • the laborers drift from one town to the next
    • They rolled from town to town

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  • verb think about carefully; weigh
    moot; turn over; consider; debate.
    • They considered the possibility of a strike
    • Turn the proposal over in your mind
  • verb discuss the pros and cons of an issue

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  • noun a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms
    cease-fire; truce.

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  • adjective satellite invested with legal power or official authority especially as symbolized by having a scepter
    sceptred; sceptered.
  • verb give or delegate power or authority to
    authorize; empower; authorise.
    • She authorized her assistant to sign the papers

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  • noun the reestablishing of cordial relations
  • noun getting two things to correspond
    • the reconciliation of his checkbook and the bank statement

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  • adjective brought about or set up or accepted; especially long established
    • the established social order
    • distrust the constituted authority
    • a team established as a member of a major league
    • enjoyed his prestige as an established writer
    • an established precedent
    • the established Church
  • verb set up or found
    found; establish; set up; launch.
    • She set up a literacy program

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  • adjective of or relating to elections
    • electoral process
  • adjective satellite relating to or composed of electors
    • electoral college

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  • verb bring into existence
    bring forth.
    • The new manager generated a lot of problems
    • The computer bug generated chaos in the office
    • The computer generated this image
    • The earthquake generated a tsunami
  • verb give or supply
    return; yield; render; give.
    • The cow brings in 5 liters of milk
    • This year's crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn
    • The estate renders some revenue for the family

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  • adjective satellite involving three parties or elements
    three-party; three-way.
    • a tripartite treaty
    • a tripartite division
    • a three-way playoff

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  • adjective serenely self-possessed and free from agitation especially in times of stress
    • the performer seemed completely composed as she stepped onto the stage
    • I felt calm and more composed than I had in a long time
  • verb form the substance of
    • Greed and ambition composed his personality

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  • noun property that is leased or rented out or let
    letting; rental.
  • noun a contract granting use or occupation of property during a specified time for a specified payment

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  • noun a grant made by a law court
    • he criticized the awarding of compensation by the court
  • noun a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction
    honour; accolade; honor; laurels.
    • an award for bravery

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  • adjective relating to or resulting from arbitration
    • the arbitral adjustment of the controversy
    • an arbitrational settlement

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  • verb become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence
    alter; change.
    • her mood changes in accordance with the weather
    • The supermarket's selection of vegetables varies according to the season
  • verb be at variance with; be out of line with
    depart; deviate; diverge.

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  • noun United States senator who is remembered for his creation of grants that fund exchange programs of teachers and students between the United States and other countries (1905-1995)
    James William Fulbright; William Fulbright.

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  • adjective satellite acknowledged as a supposition
    • given the engine's condition, it is a wonder that it started
  • verb let have
    allow; grant.
    • grant permission
    • Mandela was allowed few visitors in prison

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  • adjective relating to the act of appointing
    • appointive powers
  • adjective subject to appointment

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  • noun amounts paid for goods and services that may be currently tax deductible (as opposed to capital expenditures)
    disbursal; disbursement.
  • noun a detriment or sacrifice
    • at the expense of

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  • noun the state of being free from danger or injury
    • we support the armed services in the name of national security
  • noun defense against financial failure; financial independence
    • his pension gave him security in his old age
    • insurance provided protection against loss of wages due to illness

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  • verb give or delegate power or authority to
    authorize; empower.
    • She authorized her assistant to sign the papers
  • verb grant authorization or clearance for
    authorize; clear; pass.
    • Clear the manuscript for publication
    • The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography

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  • verb take in, also metaphorically
    draw; take up; absorb; soak up; take in; suck up; suck; sop up.
    • The sponge absorbs water well
    • She drew strength from the minister's words
  • verb take (gas, light or heat) into a solution

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  • adverb according to what has been alleged
    • he was on trial for allegedly murdering his wife

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Of or pertaining to a style of architecture and decoration in the time of James the First, of England. "A Jacobean table." C. L. Eastlake.

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  • noun the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)
  • noun the amount of fluid that flows in a given time
    flow rate; rate of flow.

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  • noun an announcement that usually advises or warns the public of some threat
    • a frost advisory
  • adjective satellite giving advice
    consultive; consultatory; consultative.
    • an advisory memorandum", "his function was purely consultative

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  • verb lose validity
    run out.
    • My passports expired last month
  • verb pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
    decease; give-up the ghost; pop off; perish; die; buy the farm; snuff it; choke; drop dead; pass away; exit; croak; pass; go; kick the bucket; conk; cash in one's chips.
    • She died from cancer
    • The children perished in the fire
    • The patient went peacefully
    • The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102

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  • noun (law) the hearing and determination of a dispute by an impartial referee agreed to by both parties (often used to settle disputes between labor and management)
  • noun the act of deciding as an arbiter; giving authoritative judgment
    arbitrament; arbitrement.
    • they submitted their disagreement to arbitration

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  • adjective satellite enclosed in the same envelope or package
    • the included check
  • verb have as a part, be made up out of
    • The list includes the names of many famous writers

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  • noun a company that performs a public service; subject to government regulation
    public utility company; public-service corporation; public utility.
  • noun the quality of being of practical use

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  • noun a quantity of money
    amount of money; sum; sum of money.
    • he borrowed a large sum
    • the amount he had in cash was insufficient
  • noun the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion
    • an adequate amount of food for four people

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  • verb clean with a vacuum cleaner
    vacuum-clean; vacuum.
    • vacuum the carpets
  • noun United States industrialist who manufactured vacuum cleaners (1849-1932)
    William Hoover; William Henry Hoover.

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  • noun a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body
  • noun something that people do or cause to happen
    deed; human activity; human action.

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  • noun a line that indicates a boundary
    border; borderline; boundary line; mete.

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  • adjective brought about or set up or accepted; especially long established
    • the established social order
    • distrust the constituted authority
    • a team established as a member of a major league
    • enjoyed his prestige as an established writer
    • an established precedent
    • the established Church
  • verb form or compose
    constitute; represent; be; comprise; make up.
    • This money is my only income
    • The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance
    • These constitute my entire belonging
    • The children made up the chorus
    • This sum represents my entire income for a year
    • These few men comprise his entire army

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  • adjective wandering freely
    • at night in bed...his slowly ranging thoughts...encountered her
  • verb change or be different within limits
    range; run.
    • Estimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion
    • Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent
    • The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals
    • My students range from very bright to dull

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  • noun any long object resembling a thin line
    • a mere ribbon of land
    • the lighted ribbon of traffic
    • from the air the road was a grey thread
    • a thread of smoke climbed upward
  • noun an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event
    laurel wreath; decoration; palm; medallion; medal.

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  • adjective having come to an end or become void after passage of a period of time
    • an expired passport
    • caught driving with an expired license
  • verb lose validity
    run out; expire.
    • My passports expired last month

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  • adjective satellite giving advice
    consultive; advisory; consultatory.
    • an advisory memorandum", "his function was purely consultative

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  • verb give or delegate power or authority to
    authorize; authorise.
    • She authorized her assistant to sign the papers
  • verb give qualities or abilities to
    endue; gift; invest; indue; endow.

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  • noun the conversion of wasteland into land suitable for use of habitation or cultivation
    reclamation; rehabilitation.
  • noun the act of renewing

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  • verb confer a trust upon
    confide; entrust; trust; commit.
    • The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret
    • I commit my soul to God

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  • noun fighting with the fists
    pugilism; fisticuffs.
  • noun the enclosure of something in a package or box

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  • verb make or cause to be or to become
    • make a mess in one's office
    • create a furor
  • verb bring into existence
    • The company was created 25 years ago
    • He created a new movement in painting

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  • noun dividing an area into zones or sections reserved for different purposes such as residence and business and manufacturing etc
  • verb regulate housing in; of certain areas of towns
    district; zone.

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  • verb enter upon an activity or enterprise
    set about; attempt.
  • verb accept as a challenge
    tackle; take on.
    • I'll tackle this difficult task

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  • adjective satellite preceding and preparing for something
    propaedeutic; preparative.
    • preparatory steps

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  • verb originate (in)
    dwell; lie in; lie.
    • The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country
  • verb have its essential character; be comprised or contained in; be embodied in
    • The payment consists in food
    • What does love consist in?

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  • adjective free from filth and pathogens
    • sanitary conditions for preparing food
    • a sanitary washroom

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  • adjective conforming to the established language usage of educated native speakers
    • standard English" (American)
    • received standard English is sometimes called the King's English" (British)
  • verb get something; come into possession of
    receive; have.
    • receive payment
    • receive a gift
    • receive letters from the front

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