(Informal) Dismissal from employment, or discharge from a position, usually as give (someone) the sack or get the sack. See verb sense4 below.
(Slang) Expulsion; dismissal:
A Denver boot.
The act of expelling or letting go
The state of being supported:
The slender upright support of a wineglass or goblet.
A network of protein fibers that forms in the cytoplasm of a cell during cell division. The spindle grows forth from the centrosomes and attaches to the chromosomes after the latter have been duplicated, and the nuclear membrane dissolves. Once attached, the spindle fibers contract, pulling the duplicate chromosomes apart to opposite poles of the dividing cell.
(Roller derby) A player in with responsibility for co-ordinating their team in a particular jam.
Any of a family (Cervidae) of ruminants, including the elk, moose, and reindeer; esp., the smaller species, as the white-tailed deer and mule deer: in most species, usually only the males grow and shed bony antlers annually
The supporting stem of a branched candlestick
The definition of an arbor is an area that is shaded with trees or with framework that has climbing plants on it.
A heavy, broad-bladed knife or hatchet used especially by butchers.
An end of something in space; a limit or edge.
Removal from consideration; putting something out of one's mind, mentally disregarding something or someone.
An alliance, often temporary, of political parties in a legislature
A transitory association of animals of the same species in which members join forces against another animal or animals to defend against an attack or gain access to a resource.
The act of becoming allied or the condition of being allied:
The definition of an axis is a real or imaginary line on which something rotates, or a straight line around which things are evenly arranged.
Any elimination, esp. as a cost-cutting measure
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