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A narrow, raised strip, as in cloth or on plowed ground.
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  1. A narrow, raised strip, as in cloth or on plowed ground.
  2. Any raised line or raised narrow strip, as in corded fabric, plowed land, etc.
  3. A long, narrow, elevated section of the earth's surface, such as a chain of hills or mountains or the divide between adjacent valleys.
A projecting or being projected
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  1. A projecting or being projected
  2. (Mathematics) The image of a geometric figure reproduced on a line, plane, or surface.
  3. A thing or part that extends outward beyond a prevailing line or surface:
The space between such lines or planes, measured in degrees.
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  1. The space between such lines or planes, measured in degrees.
  2. A sharp or projecting corner
  3. A solid angle.
Any small, specialized business market
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  1. Any small, specialized business market
  2. The function or position of a species within an ecological community. A species's niche includes the physical environment to which it has become adapted as well as its role as producer and consumer of food resources.
  3. A special area of demand for a product or service:
A small recess or secluded spot; retreat
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  1. A small recess or secluded spot; retreat
  2. A small corner, alcove, or recess, especially one in a large room.
  3. A hidden or secluded spot.
A notch, cut, or inlet on a coastline, etc.
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  1. A notch, cut, or inlet on a coastline, etc.
  2. An empty or blank space preceding an indent
  3. The act of beginning a line or series of lines at a little distance within the flush line of the column or page, as in the common way of beginning the first line of a paragraph.
(Heraldry) A diagonal stripe or band on a shield from the upper left to the lower right corner (as seen by the viewer)
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  1. (Heraldry) A diagonal stripe or band on a shield from the upper left to the lower right corner (as seen by the viewer)
  2. Something bent:
  3. A bending or being bent
A turn or swerve; an instance of veering.
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  1. A turn or swerve; an instance of veering.
  2. A change in direction; a swerve.
(--- Music) A change of the hand position in playing the violin or a similar instrument.
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  1. (--- Music) A change of the hand position in playing the violin or a similar instrument.
  2. (Physics) A change in wavelength, causing a movement of a spectral band or line.
  3. A change in direction:
Any of these branches
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  1. Any of these branches
  2. The point at which such a bifurcation or separation occurs:
  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.
Any woody extension growing from the trunk or main stem, or from a main limb, of a tree or shrub
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  1. Any woody extension growing from the trunk or main stem, or from a main limb, of a tree or shrub
  2. An area of specialized skill or knowledge, especially academic or vocational, that is related to but separate from other areas:
  3. A divergent section of a river, especially near the mouth.
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
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
A place where things intersect, especially a place where two or more roads cross.
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  1. A place where things intersect, especially a place where two or more roads cross.
  2. (Mathematics) The point or locus of points where one line, surface, or solid crosses another.
  3. The point or line where two lines or surfaces meet or cross
The act or process of joining or the condition of being joined.
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  1. The act or process of joining or the condition of being joined.
  2. A place where two things join or meet, especially a place where two roads or railway routes come together and one terminates.
  3. A connection between conductors or sections of a transmission line.
The point where the boundaries of four states—Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, and Utah—meet. It is the only place in the United States where such a junction occurs.
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  1. The point where the boundaries of four states—Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, and Utah—meet. It is the only place in the United States where such a junction occurs.
  2. The entirety of a written contract or document, referring to matters that are, or are not, found within the document. The entirety of a written contract or document, referring to matters that are, or are not, found within the document.
(US) (with plural cloverleafs or cloverleaves) A cloverleaf interchange.
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  1. (US) (with plural cloverleafs or cloverleaves) A cloverleaf interchange.
  2. (with plural cloverleaves) The leaf of a clover plant
  3. A highway interchange at which two highways, one crossing over the other, have a series of entrance and exit ramps resembling the outline of a four-leaf clover and enabling vehicles to proceed in either direction on either highway.
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  1. (Archaic) category
  2. (Logic) One of the basic states or classifications described by Aristotle into which all things can be placed; a category.
  3. A condition or situation, now specif. one that is difficult, unpleasant, embarrassing, or, sometimes, comical
A situation that is so difficult that no progress can be made; a deadlock or a stalemate:
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  1. A situation that is so difficult that no progress can be made; a deadlock or a stalemate:
  2. A situation offering no escape, as a difficulty without solution, an argument where no agreement is possible, etc.
  3. A passage open only at one end; blind alley
(Idiomatic) a difficult position
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(Golf) A small, cylindrical cup sunk into a green, into which the ball is to be hit
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  1. (Golf) A small, cylindrical cup sunk into a green, into which the ball is to be hit
  2. A fault or flaw:
  3. An opening or perforation:
A device used to adjust or control
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  1. A device used to adjust or control
  2. A restraining device, measure, or limit; a curb:
  3. Authority or ability to manage or direct:
A rim or brink:
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  1. A rim or brink:
  2. A margin of superiority; an advantage:
  3. Keenness, as of desire or enjoyment; zest:
The act of monopolizing or the state of being monopolized
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To dress with ornaments; to adorn; said especially of horses.
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  1. To dress with ornaments; to adorn; said especially of horses.
  2. To gain control of (a moving soccer ball) by allowing it to hit and bounce off a part of the body other than the arm or hand.
  3. To catch (a batted ball in baseball or a thrown ball in football) just as it rebounds from the ground rather than just before it strikes the ground
To supply or cover with trees:
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  1. To supply or cover with trees:
  2. To force up a tree:
  3. To chase up a tree
(Chiefly British) A small country house used as a sporting lodge:
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  1. (Chiefly British) A small country house used as a sporting lodge:
  2. An area of a public place, such as a courtroom or stadium, marked off and restricted for use by persons performing a specific function:
  3. The contents or capacity of a box
Waters suitable for deep-draft ships, especially ocean-going.
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  1. Waters suitable for deep-draft ships, especially ocean-going.
  2. (Idiomatic) A difficult or embarrassing situation.
A troublesome or embarrassing state of affairs, especially of financial affairs:
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  1. A troublesome or embarrassing state of affairs, especially of financial affairs:
  2. The condition or quality of being difficult:
  3. Something not easily done, accomplished, comprehended, or solved:
A situation that requires a choice between options that are or seem equally unfavorable or unsatisfactory.
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  1. A situation that requires a choice between options that are or seem equally unfavorable or unsatisfactory.
  2. Any serious problem
  3. Any situation in which one must choose between unpleasant alternatives
The Pennsylvania Dutch.
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  1. The Pennsylvania Dutch.
  2. The people of the Netherlands.
  3. The official West Germanic language of the Netherlands and one of the official languages of Belgium.
A clear determination or understanding:
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  1. A clear determination or understanding:
  2. To kill and preserve a tissue specimen rapidly to retain as nearly as possible the characteristics it had in the living body.
  3. An instance of arranging a special consideration, such as an exemption from a requirement, or an improper or illegal outcome, especially by means of bribery.
A hollowed place in something solid; a cavity or pit:
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  1. A hollowed place in something solid; a cavity or pit:
  2. (Physics) A vacant position in an atom left by the absence of a valence electron, especially a position in a semiconductor that acts as a carrier of positive electric charge.
  3. A gap, usually the valence band of an insulator or semiconductor, that would normally be filled with one electron. If an electron accelerated by a voltage moves into a gap, it leaves a gap behind it, and in this way the hole itself appears to move through the substance. Even though holes are in fact the absence of a negatively charged particle (an electron), they can be treated theoretically as positively charged particles, whose motion gives rise to electric current.
(Informal) An area of actual or potential trouble or violence
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  1. (Informal) An area of actual or potential trouble or violence
  2. Any place regarded as a center for a specified activity or interest
  3. A volcanic area that forms as a tectonic plate moves over a point heated from deep within the Earth's mantle. The source of the heat is thought to be the decay of radioactive elements. The Hawaiian Islands formed as a series of hot spots.
Trouble; difficulty:
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  1. Trouble; difficulty:
  2. Used other than as an idiom: see hot,‎ water.
  3. (Informal) Trouble; difficulty
A crush or congestion of people or things in a limited space:
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  1. A crush or congestion of people or things in a limited space:
  2. A food made by boiling fruit with sugar to a thick mixture
  3. A group of persons or things so close together as to jam a passageway, etc.
A solemn pledge, as of faith.
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  1. A solemn pledge, as of faith.
  2. A condition or state of affairs; esp., now, an awkward, sad, or dangerous situation
  3. A situation, especially a bad or unfortunate one.
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  1. (Archaic) category
  2. (Logic) One of the basic states or classifications described by Aristotle into which all things can be placed; a category.
  3. A condition or situation, now specif. one that is difficult, unpleasant, embarrassing, or, sometimes, comical
Wet, boggy ground, yielding under the foot
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  1. Wet, boggy ground, yielding under the foot
  2. A difficult or inextricable position
  3. (Figuratively) A perilous, mixed up and troubled situation; a hopeless tangle; a predicament.
An embarrassing or difficult predicament.
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  1. An embarrassing or difficult predicament.
  2. A fight or conflict
  3. A disagreeable or embarrassing situation; predicament, esp. when caused by one's own conduct
(Slang) Something having the appearance or a consistency suggestive of soup, especially:
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  1. (Slang) Something having the appearance or a consistency suggestive of soup, especially:
  2. A liquid food prepared from meat, fish, or vegetable stock combined with various other ingredients and often containing solid pieces.
  3. A liquid food, with or without solid particles, made by cooking meat, vegetables, fish, etc. in water, milk, or the like
Effort, especially when inconvenient or bothersome:
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  1. Effort, especially when inconvenient or bothersome:
  2. A state of distress, affliction, difficulty, or need:
  3. A person, circumstance, or event that causes annoyance, distress, difficulty, etc.
(Informal) A difficult, restrictive, or unresolvable situation:
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  1. (Informal) A difficult, restrictive, or unresolvable situation:
  2. (Chess) A strong grip or stranglehold on a position that is difficult for the opponent to break.
  3. To combine with, form a bond with, or be taken up by a chemical or chemical structure. An enzyme, for example, is structured in such a way as to be able to bind with its substrate.
A solution of brine or vinegar, often spiced, for preserving and flavoring food.
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  1. A solution of brine or vinegar, often spiced, for preserving and flavoring food.
  2. (Scotland) A bit, small quantity
  3. A chemical bath used to clear metal of scale, preserve wood, etc.
The number of points, etc. assigned by gamblers to one side in a contest, in an attempt to equalize betting on both sides
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  1. The number of points, etc. assigned by gamblers to one side in a contest, in an attempt to equalize betting on both sides
  2. A small area of different color or texture from the main area of which it is a part; often, a mark made by some foreign matter; stain, blot, speck, patch, etc.
  3. (Informal) A spot advertisement or announcement
An exclusive privilege of engaging in a particular business or providing a service, granted by a ruler or by the state
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  1. An exclusive privilege of engaging in a particular business or providing a service, granted by a ruler or by the state
  2. Exclusive control of a commodity or service in a given market, or control that makes possible the fixing of prices and the virtual elimination of free competition
  3. Exclusive possession or control:
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