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breadth

  • noun the capacity to understand a broad range of topics
    comprehensiveness; largeness.
    • a teacher must have a breadth of knowledge of the subject
    • a man distinguished by the largeness and scope of his views
  • noun the extent of something from side to side
    width.

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440_yards

  • noun a unit of length equal to a quarter of 1 mile
    quarter mile.

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code

  • noun a set of rules or principles or laws (especially written ones)
    codification.
  • noun a coding system used for transmitting messages requiring brevity or secrecy

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mil

  • noun a Cypriot monetary unit equal to one thousandth of a pound
  • noun a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km
    mile; Swedish mile.

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chain

  • noun a series of things depending on each other as if linked together
    concatenation.
    • the chain of command
    • a complicated concatenation of circumstances
  • noun (chemistry) a series of linked atoms (generally in an organic molecule)
    chemical chain.

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limited

  • noun public transport consisting of a fast train or bus that makes only a few scheduled stops
    express.
    • he caught the express to New York
  • verb place limits on (extent or access)
    throttle; bound; restrict; trammel; restrain; limit; confine.
    • restrict the use of this parking lot
    • limit the time you can spend with your friends

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dollar

  • noun the basic monetary unit in many countries; equal to 100 cents
  • noun a piece of paper money worth one dollar
    dollar bill; clam; one dollar bill; buck.

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four

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one
    tetrad; quaternity; quadruplet; foursome; Little Joe; IV; quaternion; quatern; quaternary; quartet; 4.
  • noun a playing card or domino or die whose upward face shows four pips
    four-spot.

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manager

  • noun someone who controls resources and expenditures
    director; managing director.
  • noun (sports) someone in charge of training an athlete or a team
    handler; coach.

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mile

  • noun a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
    mi; stat mi; statute mile; land mile; international mile.
  • noun a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
    naut mi; mi; nautical mile; international nautical mile; knot; air mile.

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mill

  • noun a plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing
    factory; manufactory; manufacturing plant.
  • noun Scottish philosopher who expounded Bentham's utilitarianism; father of John Stuart Mill (1773-1836)
    James Mill.

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centimeter

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
    cm; centimetre.

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picometre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one trillionth of a meter
    micromicron; picometer.

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handgrip

  • noun the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
    grip; hold; handle.
    • he grabbed the hammer by the handle
    • it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip

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founder

  • noun inflammation of the laminated tissue that attaches the hoof to the foot of a horse
    laminitis.
  • noun a person who founds or establishes some institution
    founding father; father; beginner.
    • George Washington is the father of his country

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cubic_kilometre

  • noun a unit of capacity equal to the volume of a cube one kilometer on each edge
    cubic kilometer.

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engineer's_chain

  • noun a unit of length (100 ft)

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presentation

  • noun the activity of formally presenting something (as a prize or reward)
    • she gave the trophy but he made the presentation
  • noun a show or display; the act of presenting something to sight or view
    demonstration; presentment.
    • the presentation of new data
    • he gave the customer a demonstration

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spec

  • noun a detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work
    specification.

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liberté

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digit

  • noun one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration
    figure.
    • 0 and 1 are digits
  • noun the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
    finger's breadth; fingerbreadth; finger.

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liter

  • noun a metric unit of capacity, formerly defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water under standard conditions; now equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters (or approximately 1.75 pints)
    litre; cubic decimeter; l; cubic decimetre.

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tread

  • noun a step in walking or running
    pace; stride.
  • noun the grooved surface of a pneumatic tire

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rod

  • noun a long thin implement made of metal or wood
  • noun any rod-shaped bacterium

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survey_mile

  • noun a U.S. unit of measure equal to 1609.347 meters; derived from the use of 39.37 inches as the conversion for one meter

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gaullist

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metric_linear_unit

  • noun a linear unit of distance in metric terms

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minute

  • noun a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour
    min.
    • he ran a 4 minute mile
  • noun an indefinitely short time
    moment; bit; mo; second.
    • wait just a moment
    • in a mo
    • it only takes a minute
    • in just a bit

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cable

  • noun a telegram sent abroad
    overseas telegram; cablegram.
  • noun a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power
    transmission line; line.

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level

  • noun a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality
    grade; degree.
    • a moderate grade of intelligence
    • a high level of care is required
    • it is all a matter of degree
  • noun a relative position or degree of value in a graded group
    grade; tier.
    • lumber of the highest grade

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femtometre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one quadrillionth of a meter
    femtometer; fermi.

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race

  • noun any competition
    • the race for the presidency
  • noun a contest of speed
    • the race is to the swift

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compositing

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mi

  • noun destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle
    myocardial infarction; myocardial infarct.
  • noun a former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters); 800 feet longer than a statute mile
    naut mi; geographical mile; Admiralty mile; mile; nautical mile.

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nail

  • noun horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits
  • noun a thin pointed piece of metal that is hammered into materials as a fastener

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second

  • noun 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
    sec; s.
  • noun an indefinitely short time
    moment; bit; mo; minute.
    • wait just a moment
    • in a mo
    • it only takes a minute
    • in just a bit

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coss

  • noun (in India) a unit of length having different values in different localities
    kos.
  • noun ratio of the adjacent side to the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle
    cos; cosine.

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nautical_chain

  • noun a nautical unit of length (15 ft)

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decimetre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one tenth of a meter
    decimeter; dm.

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liberty

  • noun immunity from arbitrary exercise of authority: political independence
    autonomy.
  • noun freedom of choice
    • liberty of opinion
    • liberty of worship
    • liberty--perfect liberty--to think or feel or do just as one pleases
    • at liberty to choose whatever occupation one wishes

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thickness

  • noun the dimension through an object as opposed to its length or width
  • noun indistinct articulation
    • judging from the thickness of his speech he had been drinking heavily

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international

  • adjective concerning or belonging to all or at least two or more nations
    • international affairs
    • an international agreement
    • international waters
  • noun any of several international socialist organizations

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geographical_mile

  • noun a former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters); 800 feet longer than a statute mile
    naut mi; mi; Admiralty mile; mile; nautical mile.

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movement

  • noun a change of position that does not entail a change of location
    motion; move; motility.
    • the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise
    • movement is a sign of life
    • an impatient move of his hand
    • gastrointestinal motility
  • noun the act of changing location from one place to another
    motion; move.
    • police controlled the motion of the crowd
    • the movement of people from the farms to the cities
    • his move put him directly in my path

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body

  • noun the entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being)
    organic structure; physical structure.
    • he felt as if his whole body were on fire
  • noun a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity
    • the whole body filed out of the auditorium
    • the student body
    • administrative body

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lea

  • noun a unit of length of thread or yarn
  • noun a field covered with grass or herbage and suitable for grazing by livestock
    pasture; pastureland; ley; grazing land.

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meg

  • noun the number that is represented as a one followed by 6 zeros
    million; 1000000; one thousand thousand.

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degree

  • noun a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality
    grade; level.
    • a moderate grade of intelligence
    • a high level of care is required
    • it is all a matter of degree
  • noun a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process
    point; stage; level.
    • a remarkable degree of frankness
    • at what stage are the social sciences?

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nanometre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one billionth of a meter
    nm; millimicron; micromillimeter; micromillimetre; nanometer.

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long-distance_runner

  • noun someone who participates in long-distance races (especially in marathons)
    marathon runner; road runner; marathoner.

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canadian

Of or pertaining to Canada. -- n. A native or inhabitant of Canada.

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cubic_meter

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 1000 liters
    kilolitre; cubic metre; kiloliter.

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metre

  • noun the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)
    m; meter.
  • noun (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
    beat; cadence; meter; measure.

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step

  • noun any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal
    measure.
    • the situation called for strong measures
    • the police took steps to reduce crime
  • noun the distance covered by a step
    pace; footstep; stride.
    • he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig

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survey

  • noun a detailed critical inspection
    study.
  • noun short descriptive summary (of events)
    sketch; resume.

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handsbreadth

  • noun any unit of length based on the breadth of the human hand
    handbreadth.

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military

  • noun the military forces of a nation
    armed forces; armed services; military machine; war machine.
    • their military is the largest in the region
    • the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker
  • adjective of or relating to the study of the principles of warfare
    • military law

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deg

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john_walker

  • noun New Zealand runner who in 1975 became the first person to run a mile in less that 3 minutes and 50 seconds (born in 1952)
    Walker.

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pica

  • noun an eating disorder, frequent in children, in which non-nutritional objects are eaten persistently
  • noun a linear unit (1/6 inch) used in printing
    em; pica em.

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admiralty_mile

  • noun a former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters); 800 feet longer than a statute mile
    naut mi; geographical mile; mi; mile; nautical mile.

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oxtant

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to half a quadrant

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unit

  • noun any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange
    unit of measurement.
    • the dollar is the United States unit of currency
    • a unit of wheat is a bushel
    • change per unit volume
  • noun an individual or group or structure or other entity regarded as a structural or functional constituent of a whole
    • the reduced the number of units and installations
    • the word is a basic linguistic unit

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ayn

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espáine

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vehicle

  • noun a conveyance that transports people or objects
  • noun a medium for the expression or achievement of something
    • his editorials provided a vehicle for his political views
    • a congregation is a vehicle of group identity
    • the play was just a vehicle to display her talents

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hold

  • noun the act of grasping
    grip; clutches; clutch; clench; grasp; clasp.
    • he released his clasp on my arm
    • he has a strong grip for an old man
    • she kept a firm hold on the railing
  • noun understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something
    grasp; appreciation.
    • he has a good grasp of accounting practices

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hectometer

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to 100 meters
    hectometre; hm.

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behalf

  • noun as the agent of or on someone's part (usually expressed as "on behalf of" rather than "in behalf of");
    • the guardian signed the contract on behalf of the minor child
    • this letter is written on behalf of my client
  • noun for someone's benefit (usually expressed as `in behalf' rather than `on behalf' and usually with a possessive)
    • in your behalf
    • campaigning in his own behalf
    • spoke a good word in his friend's behalf

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organization

  • noun a group of people who work together
    organisation.
  • noun an organized structure for arranging or classifying
    organisation; system; arrangement.
    • he changed the arrangement of the topics
    • the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original
    • he tried to understand their system of classification

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hour

  • noun a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day
    hr; 60 minutes.
    • the job will take more than an hour
  • noun clock time
    time of day.
    • the hour is getting late

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light_hour

  • noun the distance light travels in a vacuum in one hour; approximately one billion kilometers

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bannister

  • noun English runner who in 1954 became the first person to run a mile in less than four minutes (born in 1929)
    Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister; Roger Bannister.
  • noun a railing at the side of a staircase or balcony to prevent people from falling
    balusters; handrail; banister; balustrade.

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have

  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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movement

  • noun a change of position that does not entail a change of location
    motion; move; motility.
    • the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise
    • movement is a sign of life
    • an impatient move of his hand
    • gastrointestinal motility
  • noun the act of changing location from one place to another
    motion; move.
    • police controlled the motion of the crowd
    • the movement of people from the farms to the cities
    • his move put him directly in my path

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programming

  • noun setting an order and time for planned events
    scheduling; programing.
  • noun creating a sequence of instructions to enable the computer to do something
    computer programing; computer programming; programing.

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roman_mile

  • noun an ancient Roman unit of length equivalent to 1620 yards
    mile.

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myriameter

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to 10,000 meters
    myriametre; mym.

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currency

  • noun the metal or paper medium of exchange that is presently used
  • noun general acceptance or use
    • the currency of ideas

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straight_angle

  • noun an angle of 180 degrees

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kilolitre

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 1000 liters
    cubic meter; cubic metre; kiloliter.

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litre

  • noun a metric unit of capacity, formerly defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water under standard conditions; now equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters (or approximately 1.75 pints)
    liter; cubic decimeter; l; cubic decimetre.

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united

  • adjective characterized by unity; being or joined into a single entity
    • presented a united front
  • verb act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief
    unify; unite.

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machine

  • noun any mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks
  • noun an efficient person
    • the boxer was a magnificent fighting machine

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lamp

  • noun an artificial source of visible illumination
  • noun a piece of furniture holding one or more electric light bulbs

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ancestor

  • noun someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
    ascendent; antecedent; ascendant; root.

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semnan

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iata

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half_mile

  • noun a unit of length equal to half of 1 mile
    880 yards.

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millimeter

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter
    mm; millimetre.

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mesh

  • noun the number of openings per linear inch of a screen; measures size of particles
    • a 100 mesh screen
    • 100 mesh powdered cellulose
  • noun contact by fitting together
    engagement; meshing; interlocking.
    • the engagement of the clutch
    • the meshing of gears

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maltese

Of or pertaining to Malta or to its inhabitants. -- n. sing. & pl. A native or inhabitant of Malta; the people of Malta.

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law

  • noun the collection of rules imposed by authority
    jurisprudence.
    • civilization presupposes respect for the law
    • the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order
  • noun legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity
    • there is a law against kidnapping

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man

  • noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
    adult male.
    • there were two women and six men on the bus
  • noun someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force
    military man; serviceman; military personnel.
    • two men stood sentry duty

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sextant

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to 60 degrees
  • noun a measuring instrument for measuring the angular distance between celestial objects; resembles an octant

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footer

  • noun (used only in combinations) the height or length of something in feet
    • he is a six-footer
    • the golfer sank a 40-footer
    • his yacht is a 60-footer
  • noun a person who travels by foot
    walker; pedestrian.

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light

  • noun (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation
    visible light; visible radiation.
    • the light was filtered through a soft glass window
  • noun any device serving as a source of illumination
    light source.
    • he stopped the car and turned off the lights

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sea_mile

  • noun a former British unit of length once used in navigation; equivalent to 6,000 feet (1828.8 meters)
    mile.

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software

  • noun (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory
    computer software; package; software program; software package; software system.
    • the market for software is expected to expand

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land_mile

  • noun a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
    mi; stat mi; statute mile; mile; international mile.

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angstrom_unit

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation
    A; angstrom.

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mil

  • noun a Cypriot monetary unit equal to one thousandth of a pound
  • noun a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km
    mile; Swedish mile.

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footstep

  • noun the sound of a step of someone walking
    step; footfall.
    • he heard footsteps on the porch
  • noun the act of taking a step in walking

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azerbaijan

  • noun a landlocked republic in southwestern Asia; formerly an Asian soviet
    Azerbajdzhan Republic; Azerbajdzhan; Azerbaijani Republic.

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meter

  • noun the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)
    m; metre.
  • noun any of various measuring instruments for measuring a quantity

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kong

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vara

  • noun a Spanish unit of length (about a yard) having different values in different localities

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broadway

  • noun a street in Manhattan that passes through Times Square; famous for its theaters
    Great White Way.

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stat_mi

  • noun a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
    mi; statute mile; mile; land mile; international mile.

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arcminute

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree
    minute of arc; minute.

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li

  • noun a soft silver-white univalent element of the alkali metal group; the lightest metal known; occurs in several minerals
    lithium; atomic number 3.
  • noun Chinese distance measure; approximately 0.5 kilometers

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spoken

  • adjective uttered through the medium of speech or characterized by speech; sometimes used in combination
    • a spoken message
    • the spoken language
    • a soft-spoken person
    • sharp-spoken
  • verb express in speech
    verbalise; verbalize; mouth; utter; talk; speak.
    • She talks a lot of nonsense
    • This depressed patient does not verbalize

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window

  • noun a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
  • noun a transparent opening in a vehicle that allow vision out of the sides or back; usually is capable of being opened

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hectolitre

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 100 liters
    hectoliter; hl.

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lira

  • noun the basic unit of money on Malta; equal to 100 cents
    Maltese lira.
  • noun the basic unit of money in Turkey
    Turkish lira.

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shipbuilder

  • noun a carpenter who helps build and launch wooden vessels
    shipwright; ship builder.
  • noun a person who builds ships as a business
    ship builder.

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centimetre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one hundredth of a meter
    centimeter; cm.

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dal

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters
    decaliter; decalitre; dekaliter; dekalitre; dkl.

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dam

  • noun a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea
    dike; dyke.
  • noun a metric unit of length equal to ten meters
    dekameter; decameter; dekametre; dkm; decametre.

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cubic_millimetre

  • noun a metric measure of volume or capacity equal to a cube 1 millimeter on each edge
    cubic millimeter.

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half

  • noun one of two equal parts of a divisible whole
    one-half.
    • half a loaf
    • half an hour
    • a century and one half
  • noun one of two divisions into which some games or performances are divided: the two divisions are separated by an interval

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foot

  • noun the part of the leg of a human being below the ankle joint
    human foot; pes.
    • his bare feet projected from his trousers
    • armored from head to foot
  • noun a linear unit of length equal to 12 inches or a third of a yard
    ft.
    • he is six feet tall

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association

  • noun a formal organization of people or groups of people
    • he joined the Modern Language Association
  • noun the act of consorting with or joining with others
    • you cannot be convicted of criminal guilt by association

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term

  • noun a word or expression used for some particular thing
    • he learned many medical terms
  • noun a limited period of time
    • a prison term
    • he left school before the end of term

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university

  • noun the body of faculty and students at a university
  • noun establishment where a seat of higher learning is housed, including administrative and living quarters as well as facilities for research and teaching

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radian

  • noun the unit of plane angle adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; equal to the angle at the center of a circle subtended by an arc equal in length to the radius (approximately 57.295 degrees)
    rad.

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arcdegree

  • noun a measure for arcs and angles
    degree.
    • there are 360 degrees in a circle

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quarter

  • noun one of four equal parts
    twenty-five percent; fourth part; one-quarter; quartern; one-fourth; fourth.
    • a quarter of a pound
  • noun a district of a city having some distinguishing character
    • the Latin Quarter

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cable's_length

  • noun a nautical unit of depth
    cable length; cable.

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em

  • noun a quad with a square body
    em quad; mutton quad.
    • since `em quad' is hard to distinguish from `en quad', printers sometimes called it a `mutton quad'
  • noun a linear unit (1/6 inch) used in printing
    pica em; pica.

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malfunction

  • noun a failure to function normally
  • verb fail to function or function improperly
    misfunction.
    • the coffee maker malfunctioned

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domain

  • noun a particular environment or walk of life
    arena; sphere; area; orbit; field.
    • his social sphere is limited
    • it was a closed area of employment
    • he's out of my orbit
  • noun territory over which rule or control is exercised
    land; demesne.
    • his domain extended into Europe
    • he made it the law of the land

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plant

  • noun buildings for carrying on industrial labor
    works; industrial plant.
    • they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles
  • noun (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
    flora; plant life.

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milan

  • noun the capital of Lombardy in northern Italy; has been an international center of trade and industry since the Middle Ages
    Milano.

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measure

  • noun any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal
    step.
    • the situation called for strong measures
    • the police took steps to reduce crime
  • noun how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify
    amount; quantity.

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laboratory

  • noun a workplace for the conduct of scientific research
    science laboratory; science lab; research laboratory; research lab; lab.
  • noun a region resembling a laboratory inasmuch as it offers opportunities for observation and practice and experimentation
    testing ground.
    • the new nation is a testing ground for socioeconomic theories
    • Pakistan is a laboratory for studying the use of American troops to combat terrorism

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beylagan

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four-minute_man

  • noun someone who has run the mile in less that 4 minutes

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markazi

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fathom

  • noun a linear unit of measurement (equal to 6 feet) for water depth
    fthm.
  • noun (mining) a unit of volume (equal to 6 cubic feet) used in measuring bodies of ore
    fthm.

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mapuche

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hill

  • noun a local and well-defined elevation of the land
    • they loved to roam the hills of West Virginia
  • noun structure consisting of an artificial heap or bank usually of earth or stones
    mound.
    • they built small mounds to hide behind

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internet

  • noun a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange
    cyberspace; net.

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foundation

  • noun the basis on which something is grounded
    • there is little foundation for his objections
  • noun an institution supported by an endowment

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linear

  • adjective designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree
    additive.
  • adjective of or in or along or relating to a line; involving a single dimension
    one-dimensional.
    • a linear measurement

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angular_unit

  • noun a unit of measurement for angles

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u.s.

  • noun the executive and legislative and judicial branches of the federal government of the United States
    United States government; United States; US Government; U.S. government.
  • noun North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
    USA; the States; U.S.A.; United States; US; United States of America; America.

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million

  • noun the number that is represented as a one followed by 6 zeros
    meg; 1000000; one thousand thousand.
  • noun a very large indefinite number (usually hyperbole)
    billion; jillion; trillion; gazillion; zillion.
    • there were millions of flies

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standard

  • noun a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated
    measure; criterion; touchstone.
    • the schools comply with federal standards
    • they set the measure for all subsequent work
  • noun the ideal in terms of which something can be judged
    criterion.
    • they live by the standards of their community

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mikhail

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marine

  • noun a soldier who serves both on shipboard and on land
  • noun a member of the United States Marine Corps
    shipboard soldier; devil dog; leatherneck.

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yard

  • noun a unit of length equal to 3 feet; defined as 91.44 centimeters; originally taken to be the average length of a stride
    pace.
  • noun the enclosed land around a house or other building
    curtilage; grounds.
    • it was a small house with almost no yard

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language

  • noun a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols
    linguistic communication.
    • he taught foreign languages
    • the language introduced is standard throughout the text
    • the speed with which a program can be executed depends on the language in which it is written
  • noun (language) communication by word of mouth
    oral communication; spoken language; voice communication; speech communication; speech; spoken communication.
    • his speech was garbled
    • he uttered harsh language
    • he recorded the spoken language of the streets

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florida

  • noun a state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
    FL; Everglade State; Sunshine State.

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stride

  • noun a step in walking or running
    pace; tread.
  • noun the distance covered by a step
    pace; footstep; step.
    • he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig

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length

  • noun the linear extent in space from one end to the other; the longest dimension of something that is fixed in place
    • the length of the table was 5 feet
  • noun continuance in time
    duration.
    • the ceremony was of short duration
    • he complained about the length of time required

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syria

  • noun an Asian republic in the Middle East at the east end of the Mediterranean; site of some of the world's most ancient centers of civilization
    Syrian Arab Republic.

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microradian

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to one thousandth of a milliradian

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grade

  • noun a body of students who are taught together
    course; class; form.
    • early morning classes are always sleepy
  • noun a relative position or degree of value in a graded group
    tier; level.
    • lumber of the highest grade

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municipality

  • noun an urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government
  • noun people living in a town or city having local self-government

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hong_kong_dollar

  • noun the basic unit of money in Hong Kong

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angular

  • adjective measured by an angle or by the rate of change of an angle
    • angular momentum
  • adjective having angles or an angular shape
    angulate.

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city

  • noun a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
    metropolis; urban center.
    • Ancient Troy was a great city
  • noun an incorporated administrative district established by state charter
    • the city raised the tax rate

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district

  • noun a region marked off for administrative or other purposes
    territory; territorial dominion; dominion.
  • verb regulate housing in; of certain areas of towns
    zone.

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automobile

  • noun a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine
    machine; car; motorcar; auto.
    • he needs a car to get to work
  • verb travel in an automobile

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station

  • noun a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose
    • he started looking for a gas station
    • the train pulled into the station
  • noun proper or designated social situation
    place.
    • he overstepped his place
    • the responsibilities of a man in his station
    • married above her station

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steradian

  • noun the unit of solid angle adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
    sr.

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fumble

  • noun (sports) dropping the ball
    muff.
  • verb feel about uncertainly or blindly
    grope.
    • She groped for her glasses in the darkness of the bedroom

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palestine

  • noun a former British mandate on the east coast of the Mediterranean; divided between Jordan and Israel in 1948
  • noun an ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea; a place of pilgrimage for Christianity and Islam and Judaism
    Canaan; Promised Land; Holy Land.

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kos

  • noun (in India) a unit of length having different values in different localities
    coss.
  • noun a blow that renders the opponent unconscious
    knockout; kayo; KO.

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nut

  • noun usually large hard-shelled seed
  • noun Egyptian goddess of the sky

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moscow

  • noun a city of central European Russia; formerly capital of both the Soviet Union and Soviet Russia; since 1991 the capital of the Russian Federation
    capital of the Russian Federation; Russian capital.

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light-year

  • noun the distance that light travels in a vacuum in 1 year; 5.88 trillion miles or 9.46 trillion kilometers
    light year.

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manipulation

  • noun exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage
    use.
    • his manipulation of his friends was scandalous
  • noun the action of touching with the hands (or the skillful use of the hands) or by the use of mechanical means
    handling.

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cubic_decimeter

  • noun a metric unit of capacity, formerly defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water under standard conditions; now equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters (or approximately 1.75 pints)
    litre; liter; l; cubic decimetre.

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distance

  • noun the property created by the space between two objects or points
  • noun a distant region
    • I could see it in the distance

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handbreadth

  • noun any unit of length based on the breadth of the human hand
    handsbreadth.

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decameter

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to ten meters
    dekameter; dam; dekametre; dkm; decametre.

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decalitre

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters
    decaliter; dal; dekaliter; dekalitre; dkl.

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880_yards

  • noun a unit of length equal to half of 1 mile
    half mile.

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hectometre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to 100 meters
    hectometer; hm.

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rad

  • noun a unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material
  • noun the unit of plane angle adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; equal to the angle at the center of a circle subtended by an arc equal in length to the radius (approximately 57.295 degrees)
    radian.

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linear_measure

  • noun a unit of measurement of length
    linear unit.

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runner

  • noun someone who imports or exports without paying duties
    contrabandist; smuggler; moon curser; moon-curser.
  • noun someone who travels on foot by running

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modern

  • noun a contemporary person
  • noun a typeface (based on an 18th century design by Gianbattista Bodoni) distinguished by regular shape and hairline serifs and heavy downstrokes
    Bodoni font; modern font; Bodoni.

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secpar

  • noun a unit of astronomical length based on the distance from Earth at which stellar parallax is 1 second of arc; equivalent to 3.262 light years
    parsec.

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hectoliter

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 100 liters
    hectolitre; hl.

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dekalitre

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters
    decaliter; dal; decalitre; dekaliter; dkl.

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liberación

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micromillimeter

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one billionth of a meter
    nanometre; nm; millimicron; micromillimetre; nanometer.

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sounding

  • noun a measure of the depth of water taken with a sounding line
  • noun the act of measuring depth of water (usually with a sounding line)

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marathon

  • noun any long and arduous undertaking
    endurance contest.
  • noun a footrace of 26 miles 385 yards

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decametre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to ten meters
    dekameter; dam; decameter; dekametre; dkm.

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angle

  • noun the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians
  • noun a biased way of looking at or presenting something
    slant.

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mil

  • noun a Cypriot monetary unit equal to one thousandth of a pound
  • noun a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km
    mile; Swedish mile.

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interconnection

  • noun a state of being connected reciprocally
    interconnectedness.
    • an interconnection between the two buildings
  • noun (computer science) the act of interconnecting (wires or computers or theories etc.)

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ibérico

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track_event

  • noun a footrace performed on a track (indoor or outdoor)

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province

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    state.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the proper sphere or extent of your activities
    responsibility.
    • it was his province to take care of himself

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track

  • noun a line or route along which something travels or moves
    path; course.
    • the hurricane demolished houses in its path
    • the track of an animal
    • the course of the river
  • noun evidence pointing to a possible solution
    trail; lead.
    • the police are following a promising lead
    • the trail led straight to the perpetrator

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arcsecond

  • noun a 60th part of a minute of arc
    second.
    • the treasure is 2 minutes and 45 seconds south of here

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cubic_decimetre

  • noun a metric unit of capacity, formerly defined as the volume of one kilogram of pure water under standard conditions; now equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters (or approximately 1.75 pints)
    litre; liter; cubic decimeter; l.

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stone's_throw

  • noun a short distance
    step.
    • it's only a step to the drugstore

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statute

  • noun an act passed by a legislative body
    legislative act.
  • adjective satellite enacted by a legislative body
    codified.
    • statute law
    • codified written laws

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military_pace

  • noun the length of a single step in marching (taken to be 30 inches for quick time or 36 inches for double time)

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dot

  • noun a very small circular shape
    point.
    • a row of points
    • draw lines between the dots
  • noun the United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs; created in 1966
    Department of Transportation; Transportation.

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perch

  • noun support consisting of a branch or rod that serves as a resting place (especially for a bird)
  • noun a linear measure of 16.5 feet
    pole; rod.

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germane

  • adjective satellite relevant and appropriate
    • he asks questions that are germane and central to the issue

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cubic_centimeter

  • noun a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter
    mil; cc; ml; milliliter; millilitre; cubic centimetre.

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indicator

  • noun a number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed facts; can reveal relative changes as a function of time
    index number; index; indicant.
  • noun a signal for attracting attention

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micron

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one millionth of a meter
    micrometer.

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plate

  • noun (baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score
    home; home base; home plate.
    • he ruled that the runner failed to touch home
  • noun a sheet of metal or wood or glass or plastic

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decilitre

  • noun a metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter
    deciliter; dl.

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handle

  • noun the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
    grip; hold; handgrip.
    • he grabbed the hammer by the handle
    • it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip
  • verb be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
    manage; deal; care.
    • I can deal with this crew of workers
    • This blender can't handle nuts
    • She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old

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de

  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
    Diamond State; Delaware; First State.

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marathoner

  • noun someone who participates in long-distance races (especially in marathons)
    marathon runner; road runner; long-distance runner.

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milliliter

  • noun a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter
    mil; cc; ml; cubic centimeter; millilitre; cubic centimetre.

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míl

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cicero

  • noun a linear unit of the size of type slightly larger than an em
  • noun a Roman statesman and orator remembered for his mastery of Latin prose (106-43 BC)
    Tully; Marcus Tullius Cicero.

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naut

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geometric_pace

  • noun a modern version of the Roman pace now taken to be 5 feet

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light_year

  • noun the distance that light travels in a vacuum in 1 year; 5.88 trillion miles or 9.46 trillion kilometers
    light-year.

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femtometer

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one quadrillionth of a meter
    femtometre; fermi.

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grad

  • noun one-hundredth of a right angle
    grade.
  • noun a person who has received a degree from a school (high school or college or university)
    alum; alumna; alumnus; graduate.

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intelligence

  • noun the ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience
  • noun a unit responsible for gathering and interpreting information about an enemy
    intelligence service; intelligence agency.

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national

  • noun a person who owes allegiance to that nation
    subject.
    • a monarch has a duty to his subjects
  • adjective of or relating to or belonging to a nation or country
    • national hero
    • national anthem
    • a national landmark

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module

  • noun one of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind
    mental faculty; faculty.
  • noun detachable compartment of a spacecraft

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quarter_mile

  • noun a unit of length equal to a quarter of 1 mile
    440 yards.

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arc

  • noun electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field
    discharge; spark; electric arc; electric discharge.
  • noun a continuous portion of a circle

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sea

  • noun a division of an ocean or a large body of salt water partially enclosed by land
  • noun anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume
    ocean.

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nautical_mile

  • noun a former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters); 800 feet longer than a statute mile
    naut mi; geographical mile; mi; Admiralty mile; mile.
  • noun a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
    naut mi; mi; mile; international nautical mile; knot; air mile.

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capacity

  • noun capability to perform or produce
    • among his gifts is his capacity for true altruism
    • limited runway capacity
    • a great capacity for growth
  • noun the susceptibility of something to a particular treatment
    capability.
    • the capability of a metal to be fused

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state

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    province.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the way something is with respect to its main attributes
    • the current state of knowledge
    • his state of health
    • in a weak financial state

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kilometer

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles)
    kilometre; klick; km.

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finger

  • noun any of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb)
    • her fingers were long and thin
  • noun the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
    finger's breadth; fingerbreadth; digit.

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cubic_centimetre

  • noun a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter
    mil; cc; ml; milliliter; cubic centimeter; millilitre.

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geometric

  • adjective satellite characterized by simple geometric forms in design and decoration
    geometrical.
    • a buffalo hide painted with red and black geometric designs
  • adjective of or relating to or determined by geometry
    geometrical.

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naut_mi

  • noun a former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters); 800 feet longer than a statute mile
    geographical mile; mi; Admiralty mile; mile; nautical mile.
  • noun a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
    mi; mile; nautical mile; international nautical mile; knot; air mile.

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astronomical_unit

  • noun a unit of length used for distances within the solar system; equal to the mean distance between the Earth and the Sun (approximately 93 million miles or 150 million kilometers)
    AU.

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international_nautical_mile

  • noun a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
    naut mi; mi; mile; nautical mile; knot; air mile.

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road_runner

  • noun someone who participates in long-distance races (especially in marathons)
    marathon runner; marathoner; long-distance runner.

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thou

  • noun the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100
    yard; G; thousand; grand; M; chiliad; one thousand; K; 1000.

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centilitre

  • noun a metric unit of volume equal to one hundredth of a liter
    centiliter; cl.

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railway

  • noun line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight
    railway line; railroad; railroad line; railway system.
  • noun a line of track providing a runway for wheels
    railroad track; railroad.
    • he walked along the railroad track

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cable_length

  • noun a nautical unit of depth
    cable's length; cable.

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stone

  • noun a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter
    rock.
    • he threw a rock at me
  • noun building material consisting of a piece of rock hewn in a definite shape for a special purpose
    • he wanted a special stone to mark the site

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point

  • noun a geometric element that has position but no extension
    • a point is defined by its coordinates
  • noun the precise location of something; a spatially limited location
    • she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street

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pole

  • noun a long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic
  • noun a native or inhabitant of Poland

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initiative

  • noun readiness to embark on bold new ventures
    enterprisingness; go-ahead; enterprise.
  • noun the first of a series of actions
    opening move; first step; opening.

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village

  • noun a community of people smaller than a town
    settlement; small town.
  • noun a settlement smaller than a town
    hamlet.

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fingerbreadth

  • noun the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
    finger's breadth; digit; finger.

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long_measure

  • noun a measure of length

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millimetre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter
    millimeter; mm.

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statute_mile

  • noun a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
    mi; stat mi; mile; land mile; international mile.

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political

  • adjective involving or characteristic of politics or parties or politicians
    • calling a meeting is a political act in itself"- Daniel Goleman
    • political pressure
    • a political machine
    • political office
    • political policy
  • adjective of or relating to your views about social relationships involving authority or power
    • political opinions

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finger's_breadth

  • noun the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
    fingerbreadth; digit; finger.

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helicopter

  • noun an aircraft without wings that obtains its lift from the rotation of overhead blades
    eggbeater; whirlybird; chopper.

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engine

  • noun motor that converts thermal energy to mechanical work
  • noun something used to achieve a purpose
    • an engine of change

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dry

  • noun a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
    prohibitionist.
  • verb remove the moisture from and make dry
    dry out.
    • dry clothes
    • dry hair

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league

  • noun an association of sports teams that organizes matches for its members
    conference.
  • noun an association of states or organizations or individuals for common action

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minute_of_arc

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree
    arcminute; minute.

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sound

  • noun the particular auditory effect produced by a given cause
    • the sound of rain on the roof
    • the beautiful sound of music
  • noun the subjective sensation of hearing something
    auditory sensation.
    • he strained to hear the faint sounds

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handling

  • noun manual (or mechanical) carrying or moving or delivering or working with something
  • noun the action of touching with the hands (or the skillful use of the hands) or by the use of mechanical means
    manipulation.

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straight

  • noun a heterosexual person; someone having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex
    straight person; heterosexual person; heterosexual.
  • noun a poker hand with 5 consecutive cards (regardless of suit)

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air

  • noun a mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of
    • air pollution
    • a smell of chemicals in the air
    • open a window and let in some air
    • I need some fresh air
  • noun the region above the ground
    • her hand stopped in mid air
    • he threw the ball into the air

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pace

  • noun the rate of moving (especially walking or running)
    gait.
  • noun the distance covered by a step
    footstep; step; stride.
    • he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig

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thousandth

  • noun position 1,000 in a countable series of things
  • noun one part in a thousand equal parts
    one-thousandth.

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mythology

  • noun myths collectively; the body of stories associated with a culture or institution or person
  • noun the study of myths

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layer

  • noun single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance
    bed.
    • slices of hard-boiled egg on a bed of spinach
  • noun a relatively thin sheetlike expanse or region lying over or under another

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pound

  • noun 16 ounces avoirdupois
    lb.
    • he got a hernia when he tried to lift 100 pounds
  • noun the basic unit of money in Great Britain and Northern Ireland; equal to 100 pence
    British pound sterling; pound sterling; quid; British pound.

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decaliter

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters
    dal; decalitre; dekaliter; dekalitre; dkl.

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archine

  • noun a Russian unit of length (71 cm)

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metric

  • noun a function of a topological space that gives, for any two points in the space, a value equal to the distance between them
    metric function.
  • noun a decimal unit of measurement of the metric system (based on meters and kilograms and seconds)
    metric unit.
    • convert all the measurements to metric units
    • it is easier to work in metric

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micrometer

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one millionth of a meter
    micron.
  • noun caliper for measuring small distances
    micrometer caliper; micrometer gauge.

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in

  • noun a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot
    inch.
  • noun a rare soft silvery metallic element; occurs in small quantities in sphalerite
    indium; atomic number 49.

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hang

  • noun a special way of doing something
    knack; bent.
    • he had a bent for it
    • he had a special knack for getting into trouble
    • he couldn't get the hang of it
  • noun the way a garment hangs
    • he adjusted the hang of his coat

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air_mile

  • noun a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
    naut mi; mi; mile; nautical mile; international nautical mile; knot.

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italy

  • noun a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
    Italia; Italian Republic.

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geographical

  • adjective of or relating to the science of geography
    geographic.
  • adjective determined by geography
    geographic.
    • the north and south geographic poles

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inch

  • noun a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot
    in.
  • noun a unit of measurement for advertising space
    column inch.

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micromillimetre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one billionth of a meter
    nanometre; nm; millimicron; micromillimeter; nanometer.

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rail

  • noun a barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports
    railing.
  • noun short for railway
    • he traveled by rail
    • he was concerned with rail safety

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hand

  • noun the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb
    mitt; paw; manus.
    • he had the hands of a surgeon
    • he extended his mitt
  • noun a hired laborer on a farm or ranch
    hired hand; hired man.
    • the hired hand fixed the railing
    • a ranch hand

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cubit

  • noun an ancient unit of length based on the length of the forearm

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body_length

  • noun the length of your body

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cypriot_monetary_unit

  • noun monetary unit in Cyprus

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kilometre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles)
    kilometer; klick; km.

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pica_em

  • noun a linear unit (1/6 inch) used in printing
    em; pica.

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centiliter

  • noun a metric unit of volume equal to one hundredth of a liter
    centilitre; cl.

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sir_roger_gilbert_bannister

  • noun English runner who in 1954 became the first person to run a mile in less than four minutes (born in 1929)
    Bannister; Roger Bannister.

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kiloliter

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 1000 liters
    cubic meter; kilolitre; cubic metre.

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edge

  • noun the boundary of a surface
    border.
  • noun a line determining the limits of an area
    boundary; bound.

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mother

  • noun a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother)
    female parent.
    • the mother of three children
  • noun a stringy slimy substance consisting of yeast cells and bacteria; forms during fermentation and is added to cider or wine to produce vinegar

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organization

  • noun a group of people who work together
    organisation.
  • noun an organized structure for arranging or classifying
    organisation; system; arrangement.
    • he changed the arrangement of the topics
    • the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original
    • he tried to understand their system of classification

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yarder

  • noun (used only in combinations) the height or length of something in yards
    • the golfer hit a 300-yarder to the green
  • noun a winch (or system of winches) powered by an engine and used to haul logs from a stump to a landing or to a skid road
    yard donkey.

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finger

  • noun any of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb)
    • her fingers were long and thin
  • noun the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
    finger's breadth; fingerbreadth; digit.

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unofficial

  • adjective not having official authority or sanction
    • a sort of unofficial mayor
    • an unofficial estimate
    • he participated in an unofficial capacity
  • adjective satellite not officially established
    • the early election returns are unofficial

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micromicron

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one trillionth of a meter
    picometre; picometer.

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swedish_mile

  • noun a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km
    mile; mil.

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sprinter

  • noun someone who runs a short distance at top speed

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desktop

  • noun the top of a desk
  • noun (computer science) the area of the screen in graphical user interfaces against which icons and windows appear
    screen background; background.

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metric_capacity_unit

  • noun a capacity unit defined in metric terms

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grip

  • noun the act of grasping
    clutches; clutch; clench; grasp; hold; clasp.
    • he released his clasp on my arm
    • he has a strong grip for an old man
    • she kept a firm hold on the railing
  • noun the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
    hold; handgrip; handle.
    • he grabbed the hammer by the handle
    • it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip

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milliradian

  • noun a unit of angular distance equal to one thousandth of a radian

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arab

One of a swarthy race occupying Arabia, and numerous in Syria, Northern Africa, etc.

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catalan

Of or pertaining to Catalonia. -- n. A native or inbabitant of Catalonia; also, the language of Catalonia.

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knot

  • noun a tight cluster of people or things
    • a small knot of women listened to his sermon
    • the bird had a knot of feathers forming a crest
  • noun any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object

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anti

  • noun a person who is opposed (to an action or policy or practice etc.)
    • the antis smelled victory after a long battle
  • adjective not in favor of (an action or proposal etc.)

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people

  • noun (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively
    • old people
    • there were at least 200 people in the audience
  • noun the body of citizens of a state or country
    citizenry.
    • the Spanish people

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dekaliter

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters
    decaliter; dal; decalitre; dekalitre; dkl.

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myriametre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to 10,000 meters
    mym; myriameter.

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palm

  • noun the inner surface of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers
    thenar.
  • noun a linear unit based on the length or width of the human hand

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light_minute

  • noun the distance light travels in a vacuum in one minute; approximately 18 million kilometers

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nanometer

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one billionth of a meter
    nanometre; nm; millimicron; micromillimeter; micromillimetre.

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cable

  • noun a telegram sent abroad
    overseas telegram; cablegram.
  • noun a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power
    transmission line; line.

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integration

  • noun the action of incorporating a racial or religious group into a community
    desegregation; integrating.
  • noun the act of combining into an integral whole
    consolidation.
    • a consolidation of two corporations
    • after their consolidation the two bills were passed unanimously
    • the defendants asked for a consolidation of the actions against them

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deciliter

  • noun a metric unit of volume equal to one tenth of a liter
    decilitre; dl.

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thenar

  • noun the fleshy area of the palm at the base of the thumb
  • noun the inner surface of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers
    palm.

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millilitre

  • noun a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter
    mil; cc; ml; milliliter; cubic centimeter; cubic centimetre.

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run

  • noun a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely
    tally.
    • the Yankees scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 9th
    • their first tally came in the 3rd inning
  • noun the act of testing something
    test; trial.
    • in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately
    • he called each flip of the coin a new trial

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millimicron

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one billionth of a meter
    nanometre; nm; micromillimeter; micromillimetre; nanometer.

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throw

  • noun the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)
    • the catcher made a good throw to second base
  • noun a single chance or instance
    • he couldn't afford $50 a throw

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manufacturer

  • noun a business engaged in manufacturing some product
    manufacturing business; maker.
  • noun someone who manufactures something
    producer.

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international_mile

  • noun a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
    mi; stat mi; statute mile; mile; land mile.

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industry

  • noun the people or companies engaged in a particular kind of commercial enterprise
    • each industry has its own trade publications
  • noun the organized action of making of goods and services for sale
    manufacture.
    • American industry is making increased use of computers to control production

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road

  • noun an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
    route.
  • noun a way or means to achieve something
    • the road to fame

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picometer

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one trillionth of a meter
    micromicron; picometre.

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cypriot_pound

  • noun the basic unit of money in Cyprus; equal to 100 cents
    pound.

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year

  • noun a period of time containing 365 (or 366) days
    yr; twelvemonth.
    • she is 4 years old
    • in the year 1920
  • noun a period of time occupying a regular part of a calendar year that is used for some particular activity
    • a school year

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registration

  • noun the act of enrolling
    enrollment; enrolment.
  • noun the body of people (such as students) who register or enroll at the same time
    enrollment.

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astronomy_unit

  • noun a linear unit used for astronomical distances

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span

  • noun the complete duration of something
    • the job was finished in the span of an hour
  • noun the distance or interval between two points

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long

  • verb desire strongly or persistently
    yearn; hanker.
  • adjective primarily temporal sense; being or indicating a relatively great or greater than average duration or passage of time or a duration as specified
    • a long life
    • a long boring speech
    • a long time
    • a long friendship
    • a long game
    • long ago
    • an hour long

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gunter's_chain

  • noun a unit of length (22 yards)

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fistmele

  • noun about seven inches; the breadth of a fist with the thumb stuck out (used especially in archery to give the correct distance of the string from the bow)

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head

  • noun the upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals; contains the face and brains
    caput.
    • he stuck his head out the window
  • noun a single domestic animal
    • 200 head of cattle

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medium

  • noun a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information
  • noun the surrounding environment
    • fish require an aqueous medium

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ligne

  • noun a linear unit (1/40 inch) used to measure diameter of buttons

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gait

  • noun the rate of moving (especially walking or running)
    pace.
  • noun a horse's manner of moving

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link

  • noun the means of connection between things linked in series
    nexus.
  • noun a fastener that serves to join or connect
    tie-in; linkup; tie.
    • the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction

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klick

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to 1000 meters (or 0.621371 miles)
    kilometre; kilometer; km.

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walker

  • noun New Zealand runner who in 1975 became the first person to run a mile in less that 3 minutes and 50 seconds (born in 1952)
    John Walker.
  • noun United States writer (born in 1944)
    Alice Walker; Alice Malsenior Walker.

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marathon_runner

  • noun someone who participates in long-distance races (especially in marathons)
    road runner; marathoner; long-distance runner.

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dekameter

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to ten meters
    dam; decameter; dekametre; dkm; decametre.

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maltese_lira

  • noun the basic unit of money on Malta; equal to 100 cents
    lira.

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light_second

  • noun the distance light travels in a vacuum in one second; approximately 300,000 kilometers

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place

  • noun a point located with respect to surface features of some region
    spot; topographic point.
    • this is a nice place for a picnic
    • a bright spot on a planet
  • noun any area set aside for a particular purpose
    property.
    • who owns this place?
    • the president was concerned about the property across from the White House

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roman_pace

  • noun an ancient Roman unit of length (4.85 English feet) measured as the distance from the heel of one foot to the heel of the same foot when next it touches the ground

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fermi

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one quadrillionth of a meter
    femtometer; femtometre.
  • noun Italian nuclear physicist (in the United States after 1939) who worked on artificial radioactivity caused by neutron bombardment and who headed the group that in 1942 produced the first controlled nuclear reaction (1901-1954)
    Enrico Fermi.

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irish

Of or pertaining to Ireland or to its inhabitants; produced in Ireland.

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measurement

  • noun the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule
    measuring; mensuration; measure.
    • the measurements were carefully done
    • his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate

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al

  • noun a silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite
    atomic number 13; aluminium; aluminum.
  • noun a state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
    Camellia State; Alabama; Heart of Dixie.

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linear_unit

  • noun a unit of measurement of length
    linear measure.

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decimeter

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one tenth of a meter
    dm; decimetre.

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engineering

  • noun the practical application of science to commerce or industry
    technology.
  • noun the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems
    engineering science; applied science; technology.
    • he had trouble deciding which branch of engineering to study

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mym

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to 10,000 meters
    myriametre; myriameter.

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nautical

  • adjective relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen
    marine; maritime.
    • nautical charts
    • maritime law
    • marine insurance

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parsec

  • noun a unit of astronomical length based on the distance from Earth at which stellar parallax is 1 second of arc; equivalent to 3.262 light years
    secpar.

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film

  • noun a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
    flick; picture; picture show; pic; movie; motion picture; moving-picture show; motion-picture show; moving picture.
    • they went to a movie every Saturday night
    • the film was shot on location
  • noun a medium that disseminates moving pictures
    celluloid; cinema.
    • theater pieces transferred to celluloid
    • this story would be good cinema
    • film coverage of sporting events

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roger_bannister

  • noun English runner who in 1954 became the first person to run a mile in less than four minutes (born in 1929)
    Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister; Bannister.

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cubic_kilometer

  • noun a unit of capacity equal to the volume of a cube one kilometer on each edge
    cubic kilometre.

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movimiento

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event

  • noun something that happens at a given place and time
  • noun a special set of circumstances
    case.
    • in that event, the first possibility is excluded
    • it may rain in which case the picnic will be canceled

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field

  • noun a piece of land cleared of trees and usually enclosed
    • he planted a field of wheat
  • noun a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought
    battlefield; battleground; field of battle; field of honor.
    • they made a tour of Civil War battlefields

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angstrom

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation
    A; angstrom unit.

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spoken_language

  • noun (language) communication by word of mouth
    oral communication; language; voice communication; speech communication; speech; spoken communication.
    • his speech was garbled
    • he uttered harsh language
    • he recorded the spoken language of the streets

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nautical_linear_unit

  • noun a linear unit of distance used in navigation

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stat

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miler

  • noun (used only in combinations) the length of something in miles
    • the race was a 30-miler
  • noun a runner in a one-mile race

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miltenberg

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au

  • noun a soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia
    atomic number 79; gold.
  • noun a unit of length used for distances within the solar system; equal to the mean distance between the Earth and the Sun (approximately 93 million miles or 150 million kilometers)
    Astronomical Unit.

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astronomy

  • noun the branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and the universe as a whole
    uranology.

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cubic_metre

  • noun a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 1000 liters
    cubic meter; kilolitre; kiloliter.

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land

  • noun the land on which real estate is located
    • he built the house on land leased from the city
  • noun material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use)
    soil; ground.
    • the land had never been plowed
    • good agricultural soil

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sounder

  • noun a device for making soundings
  • adjective financially secure and safe
    sound.
    • sound investments
    • a sound economy

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cubic_millimeter

  • noun a metric measure of volume or capacity equal to a cube 1 millimeter on each edge
    cubic millimetre.

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dekametre

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to ten meters
    dekameter; dam; decameter; dkm; decametre.

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