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(Photog.) A foggy spot on film, caused by a reflection of light from the lens
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  1. (Photog.) A foggy spot on film, caused by a reflection of light from the lens
  2. An unwanted reflection within an optical system or the resultant fogging of the image.
  3. (Astron.) A short-lived, spotlike outburst of increased brightness on the sun, seen esp. near sunspots and often accompanied by X-rays, gamma rays, etc.
The place where the legs fork from the human body
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  1. The place where the legs fork from the human body
  2. The piece of material used to construct this area of an item of clothing.
  3. The angle or region of the angle formed by the junction of two parts or members, such as two legs or branches.
Indirection in conduct or verbal expression; lack of straightforwardness:
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  1. Indirection in conduct or verbal expression; lack of straightforwardness:
  2. The quality or condition of being oblique, especially in deviating from a vertical or horizontal line, plane, position, or direction.
  3. (Astron.) The angle between the planes of a planet's equator and its orbit about the sun: for the earth (obliquity of the ecliptic) it is currently c. 23° 26.5′ and will decrease at the rate of 0.47″ a year for c. 1,500 years, at which time it will begin to increase again
Such a cut used for keeping a record.
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  1. Such a cut used for keeping a record.
  2. (Informal) A level or degree:
  3. A concave or V-shaped cut or indentation in an edge or across a surface
The joint between the upper and lower arm; esp., the outer part of the angle made by a bent arm
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  1. The joint between the upper and lower arm; esp., the outer part of the angle made by a bent arm
  2. The joint corresponding to this in the forelimb of quadrupeds
  3. Something having a bend or angle similar to an elbow, especially:
The point at which such a bifurcation or separation occurs:
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  1. The point at which such a bifurcation or separation occurs:
  2. (Games) An attack by one chess piece on two pieces at the same time.
  3. The point where a river, road, etc. is divided into two or more branches, or where branches join to form a river, road, etc.
(Astronomy) Either point of a crescent moon.
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  1. (Astronomy) Either point of a crescent moon.
  2. (Geom.) The tip of a pointed curve
  3. (Architecture) The point of intersection of two ornamental arcs or curves, such as the inner points of a trefoil.
An inclined surface; a slope or gradient:
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  1. An inclined surface; a slope or gradient:
  2. An inclined plane or surface; slope; grade; slant
The last part
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  1. The last part
  2. A downward movement or fall, as in price.
  3. The process or result of declining, especially:
Any of the speech sounds that this letter represents, as, in English, the semivowel (y) at the beginning of a syllable, as in yes or beyond, or the vowel (i) of myth, (ē) of holy, or (ī) of my
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  1. Any of the speech sounds that this letter represents, as, in English, the semivowel (y) at the beginning of a syllable, as in yes or beyond, or the vowel (i) of myth, (ē) of holy, or (ī) of my
  2. Any of the speech sounds represented by the letter y.
  3. A type or impression for y or Y
The twenty-second letter of the English alphabet: from the Latin V, derived from one form of the Greek Y (upsilon): formerly used interchangeably in English with U both as a vowel and as a consonant, now only as a consonant
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  1. The twenty-second letter of the English alphabet: from the Latin V, derived from one form of the Greek Y (upsilon): formerly used interchangeably in English with U both as a vowel and as a consonant, now only as a consonant
  2. Any of the speech sounds represented by the letter v.
  3. A type or impression for v or V
An angle having a measure of 90°.
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  1. An angle having a measure of 90°.
  2. An angle of 90 degrees; angle made by the meeting of two straight lines perpendicular to each other
  3. (Geometry) An angle of 90 degrees; the bisect of the angle formed by a single straight line.
An angle of less than 90°.
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  1. An angle of less than 90°.
  2. An angle whose measure is between 0° and 90°.
(Meteorology) A condition characterized by the uniform expansion in volume of a mass of air over a region, usually accompanied by fair dry weather.
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  1. (Meteorology) A condition characterized by the uniform expansion in volume of a mass of air over a region, usually accompanied by fair dry weather.
  2. (Mathematics) The property or manner of failing to approach a limit, such as a point, line, or value.
  3. (Mathematics) the operator which maps a function F=(F1... Fn) from a n-dimensional vector space to itself to the number
An angle greater than 90° and less than 180°.
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  1. An angle greater than 90° and less than 180°.
  2. An angle whose measure is between 90° and 180°.
(Boxing) Any of the four areas in the ring where the ropes meet to form 90° angles, esp., either of two such areas at opposite ends of the ring, used by the boxers between rounds for rest and medical attention
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  1. (Boxing) Any of the four areas in the ring where the ropes meet to form 90° angles, esp., either of two such areas at opposite ends of the ring, used by the boxers between rounds for rest and medical attention
  2. (--- Baseball) Either side of home plate, toward or away from the batter.
  3. Region; quarter; part
The point in time when an action, event, or phenomenon ceases or is completed; the conclusion:
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  1. The point in time when an action, event, or phenomenon ceases or is completed; the conclusion:
  2. The outside or extreme edge or physical limit; a boundary:
  3. A share of a responsibility or obligation:
A sharp or projecting end of something; tip
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  1. A sharp or projecting end of something; tip
  2. An object having a sharp or tapered end:
  3. A sharp or tapered end.
(Nautical) The thick planks in a ship's side; wales.
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  1. (Nautical) The thick planks in a ship's side; wales.
  2. Any of various knots used to tie one rope to another or to something else
  3. (Nautical) A knot that joins a rope to a rope or another object.
A position from which something is or may be viewed
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  1. A position from which something is or may be viewed
  2. A position from which things are considered or judged; a point of view.
A point of view; an attitude:
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  1. A point of view; an attitude:
  2. An attitude or point of view.
  3. Expectation for the future:
The art of picturing objects or a scene in such a way, e.g., by converging lines (linear perspective), as to show them as they appear to the eye with reference to relative distance or depth
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  1. The art of picturing objects or a scene in such a way, e.g., by converging lines (linear perspective), as to show them as they appear to the eye with reference to relative distance or depth
  2. The ability to see things in a true relationship
  3. An understanding of how aspects of a subject relate to each other and to the whole:
An aspect; a part:
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  1. An aspect; a part:
  2. A temporary manner, attitude, or pattern of behavior:
  3. A measure of how far some cyclic behavior, such as wave motion, has proceeded through its cycle, measured in degrees or radians. At the beginning of the phase, its value is zero; at one quarter of its cycle, its phase is 90 degrees (π/2 radians); halfway through the cycle its value is 180 degrees (π radians), and so on. &diamf3; The phase angle between two waves is a measure of their difference in phase. Two waves of the same frequency that are perfectly in phase have phase angle zero; if one wave is ahead of the other by a quarter cycle, its phase angle 90 degrees (π/2 radians); waves that are perfectly out of phase have phase angle 180 degrees (π radians), and so on.
The configuration of the stars, constellations, or planets in relation to one another.
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  1. The configuration of the stars, constellations, or planets in relation to one another.
  2. A side facing in a given direction; exposure
  3. The side of an object, such as an organ, that is facing in a particular direction.
Any aspect or phase as contrasted with another or others
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  1. Any aspect or phase as contrasted with another or others
  2. One of two or more contrasted parts or places within an area, identified by its location with respect to a center:
  3. A distinct aspect:
(Medicine) The process by which or the manner in which a wound heals.
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  1. (Medicine) The process by which or the manner in which a wound heals.
  2. The action or fact of intending:
  3. An aim that guides action; an objective:
The act of aiming:
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  1. The act of aiming:
  2. The degree of accuracy of a weapon or of a person aiming a weapon or propelled object:
  3. The ability to hit a target or intended point:
A proposed or intended course of action:
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  1. A proposed or intended course of action:
  2. A systematic arrangement of elements or important parts; a configuration or outline:
  3. An orderly or step-by-step conception or proposal for accomplishing an objective:
A motif in art, literature, or music.
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  1. A motif in art, literature, or music.
  2. An emotion, desire, physiological need, or similar impulse that acts as an incitement to action.
  3. Some inner drive, impulse, intention, etc. that causes a person to do something or act in a certain way; incentive; goal
The configuration of the stars, constellations, or planets in relation to one another.
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  1. The configuration of the stars, constellations, or planets in relation to one another.
  2. A side facing in a given direction; exposure
  3. The side of an object, such as an organ, that is facing in a particular direction.
(Anat.) Any small, smooth surface on a bone or other hard part
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  1. (Anat.) Any small, smooth surface on a bone or other hard part
  2. Any of the small, polished plane surfaces of a cut gem
  3. One of the flat polished surfaces cut on a gemstone or occurring naturally on a crystal.
A set of assumptions, ideas and standards that form a viewpoint from which philosophical, religious and other ideas may be evaluated
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  1. A set of assumptions, ideas and standards that form a viewpoint from which philosophical, religious and other ideas may be evaluated
  2. A set of ideas, as of philosophical or religious doctrine, in terms of which other ideas are interpreted or assigned meaning.
  3. (Physics) a set of axes which enable an observer to measure the position and motion of all bodies in some system relative to the reference frame
A manner or way of performing something:
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  1. A manner or way of performing something:
  2. A side, direction, or position indicated by one hand or the other
  3. A commitment or agreement, especially when sealed by a handshake; one's word:
(Architecture) One of two or more openings in a window divided by a mullion or mullions.
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  1. (Architecture) One of two or more openings in a window divided by a mullion or mullions.
  2. In Quaker doctrine, the guiding spirit or divine presence in each person.
  3. A person who inspires or is adored by another:
The fraction of a complete cycle elapsed as measured from a specified reference point and often expressed as an angle.
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  1. The fraction of a complete cycle elapsed as measured from a specified reference point and often expressed as an angle.
  2. A temporary manner, attitude, or pattern of behavior:
  3. A measure of how far some cyclic behavior, such as wave motion, has proceeded through its cycle, measured in degrees or radians. At the beginning of the phase, its value is zero; at one quarter of its cycle, its phase is 90 degrees (π/2 radians); halfway through the cycle its value is 180 degrees (π radians), and so on. &diamf3; The phase angle between two waves is a measure of their difference in phase. Two waves of the same frequency that are perfectly in phase have phase angle zero; if one wave is ahead of the other by a quarter cycle, its phase angle 90 degrees (π/2 radians); waves that are perfectly out of phase have phase angle 180 degrees (π radians), and so on.
Good wishes expressing such sentiment:
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  1. Good wishes expressing such sentiment:
  2. One's concern for another; esteem. [from 16th c.]
  3. A particular point or aspect; respect:
The state of being regarded with honor or esteem:
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  1. The state of being regarded with honor or esteem:
  2. A particular point or detail
  3. Consideration or appreciation:
Any aspect or phase as contrasted with another or others
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  1. Any aspect or phase as contrasted with another or others
  2. One of two or more contrasted parts or places within an area, identified by its location with respect to a center:
  3. The left or right half of the trunk of a human or animal body:
(Anatomy) The vertebrate organ of sight, composed of a pair of fluid-filled spherical structures that occupy the orbits of the skull. Incoming light is refracted by the cornea of the eye and transmitted through the pupil to the lens, which focuses the image onto the retina.
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  1. (Anatomy) The vertebrate organ of sight, composed of a pair of fluid-filled spherical structures that occupy the orbits of the skull. Incoming light is refracted by the cornea of the eye and transmitted through the pupil to the lens, which focuses the image onto the retina.
  2. A choice center cut of meat, as of beef:
  3. A brood.
A point of view; an attitude:
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  1. A point of view; an attitude:
  2. An attitude or point of view.
  3. A place from which something can be viewed.
The place from which, or way in which, something is viewed or considered; standpoint
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  1. The place from which, or way in which, something is viewed or considered; standpoint
  2. The attitude or outlook of a narrator or character in a piece of literature, a movie, or another art form.
  3. A manner of viewing things; an attitude.
A personal point of view or opinion:
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  1. A personal point of view or opinion:
  2. A sloping thing or piece of ground.
  3. (Informal) A quick, oblique look; glance
A position from which something is or may be viewed
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  1. A position from which something is or may be viewed
  2. A position from which things are considered or judged; a point of view.
A position that allows a clear and broad view, understanding, etc.
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  1. A position that allows a clear and broad view, understanding, etc.
  2. A position, condition, or opportunity that is likely to provide superiority or an advantage.
  3. A place or position affording a good view; a vantage point.
The mental position from which things are viewed and judged; point of view
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  1. The mental position from which things are viewed and judged; point of view
An innovative stratagem or scheme employed especially to promote a project:
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  1. An innovative stratagem or scheme employed especially to promote a project:
  2. A clever ploy or strategy.
  3. An attention-getting device or feature, typically superficial, designed to promote the success of a product, campaign, etc.
Rotation; spin, turn, twirl, etc.
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  1. Rotation; spin, turn, twirl, etc.
  2. A change in direction; a turn:
  3. An unexpected change in a process or a departure from a pattern, often producing a distortion or perversion:
One that kicks:
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  1. One that kicks:
  2. (Informal) A sudden, surprising turn of events or ending; a twist.
  3. (Slang) A surprise ending, ironic twist, etc.
(US, dialect) A winkle.
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  1. (US, dialect) A winkle.
  2. A fault, imperfection or bug especially in a new system or product; typically, they will need to be ironed out.
  3. A line or crease in the skin, especially when caused by age or fatigue.
Fun:
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  1. Fun:
  2. (Slang) A sudden, striking surprise; a twist.
  3. One's turn at kicking
A segment of a circle.
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  1. A segment of a circle.
  2. To move in a curved course
  3. To move or seem to move in a curved path:
To cause to take the form of an arch; curve or bend
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  1. To cause to take the form of an arch; curve or bend
  2. To cause to form an arch or similar curve.
  3. To bend backward:
To assume a curved, crooked, or angular form or direction:
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  1. To assume a curved, crooked, or angular form or direction:
  2. To force (an object) into a curved or crooked form, or (back) to its original form, by turning, pulling, pressing, etc.
  3. To turn or be turned from a straight line or from some direction or position
To indicate (agreement, thanks, etc.) by bowing
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  1. To indicate (agreement, thanks, etc.) by bowing
  2. To bend into a curve or bow.
  3. To bend down one's head or bend one's body in respect, agreement, worship, recognition, etc.
(Slang) To steal
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  1. (Slang) To steal
  2. To make a crook in; bend:
  3. To bend or curve.
(Baseball) To pitch (a ball) with a curve.
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  1. (Baseball) To pitch (a ball) with a curve.
  2. A line or surface that bends in a smooth, continuous way without sharp angles.
  3. To move in or take the shape of a curve:
To become round or curved.
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  1. To become round or curved.
  2. To a specific place or person:
  3. With revolutions:
To change the position of so that the underside becomes the upper side:
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  1. To change the position of so that the underside becomes the upper side:
  2. To present in a specified direction by rotating or pivoting:
  3. To cause to move around in order to achieve a result, such as opening, closing, tightening, or loosening:
To interpret or apply (a rule) in a way calculated to gain a desired end
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  1. To interpret or apply (a rule) in a way calculated to gain a desired end
  2. To turn or direct (one's eyes, attention, energy, etc. to)
  3. To turn or be turned from a straight line or from some direction or position
To make (something) deviate from its original path.
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  1. To make (something) deviate from its original path.
  2. To turn or make go to one side
  3. To turn aside or cause to turn aside; bend or deviate.
To cause (a ray or wave of light, heat, or sound) to undergo refraction
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  1. To cause (a ray or wave of light, heat, or sound) to undergo refraction
  2. (Medicine) To determine the refraction of (an eye, for example).
  3. To deflect (light, for example) from a straight path by refraction.
To reverse one's or its course; start to move, go, etc. in the opposite direction
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  1. To reverse one's or its course; start to move, go, etc. in the opposite direction
  2. To change the position of so that the underside becomes the upper side:
  3. To divert or deflect:
(Radio) To apply a bias to (an electrode)
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  1. (Radio) To apply a bias to (an electrode)
  2. To cause to have a bias; influence; prejudice
  3. To influence in a particular, typically unfair direction.
To display a statistical tendency toward:
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  1. To display a statistical tendency toward:
  2. To give a bias to; distort:
  3. To bias, distort, or pervert
To write or tell so as to appeal to a particular interest
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  1. To write or tell so as to appeal to a particular interest
  2. To distort in writing or telling so as to express a particular bias
  3. To present so as to conform to a particular bias or appeal to a certain audience:
To catch or try to catch fish, or shrimps, lobsters, etc.
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  1. To catch or try to catch fish, or shrimps, lobsters, etc.
  2. Any of numerous cold-blooded vertebrate animals that live in water. Fish have gills for obtaining oxygen, a lateral line for sensing pressure changes in the water, and a vertical tail. Most fish are covered with scales and have limbs in the form of fins. Fish were once classified together as a single group, but are now known to compose numerous evolutionarily distinct classes, including the bony fish, cartilaginous fish, jawless fish, lobe-finned fish, and placoderms .
  3. To catch or try to catch fish in:
To give a hint:
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  1. To give a hint:
  2. To express or state indirectly:
  3. To develop and add hints to a font.
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