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A solid piece with at least one face that is a square
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  1. A solid piece with at least one face that is a square
  2. (Mathematics) The product obtained when a number or quantity is multiplied by itself:
  3. (Informal) A person who is square
An area, open to the sky, partially or wholly surrounded by walls or buildings
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  1. An area, open to the sky, partially or wholly surrounded by walls or buildings
  2. An open space surrounded by walls or buildings, adjoining or within a building such as a large house or housing complex.
The area of land charted on each of the atlas sheets published by the U.S. Geological Survey
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  1. The area of land charted on each of the atlas sheets published by the U.S. Geological Survey
  2. A rectangular area surrounded on all four sides by buildings.
  3. The area of land shown on one atlas sheet charted by the US Geological Survey.
Something having four identifiable or prominent parts or members.
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  1. Something having four identifiable or prominent parts or members.
  2. A unit of energy equal to one quadrillion Btu
  3. A piece of type metal lower than the face of the type, used for spacing, to fill blank lines, etc.
An enclosed place or area
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  1. An enclosed place or area
  2. Something enclosed:
  3. (Historical) In England, the gradual process by which communal land was divided into privately owned parcels enclosed by hedges and fences
The forecourt of a building, such as an early Christian church, enclosed on three or four sides with porticoes.
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  1. The forecourt of a building, such as an early Christian church, enclosed on three or four sides with porticoes.
  2. A usually skylighted central area, often containing plants, in some modern buildings, especially of a public or commercial nature.
  3. A hall or court at the center or entrance of a building, usually rising through more than one story or all the stories and having a skylight or glass on one side and the roof
The public square or marketplace of an ancient Roman city or town, where legal and political business was conducted
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  1. The public square or marketplace of an ancient Roman city or town, where legal and political business was conducted
  2. A medium for open discussion or voicing of ideas, such as a newspaper, a radio or television program, or a website.
  3. An opportunity for open discussion
An outdoor space for dining or recreation that adjoins a residence and is often paved.
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  1. An outdoor space for dining or recreation that adjoins a residence and is often paved.
  2. A courtyard or inner area open to the sky, as in Spanish and Spanish-American architecture
  3. A roofless inner courtyard, typically found in Spanish and Spanish-style dwellings.
A parking or service area next to a highway.
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  1. A parking or service area next to a highway.
  2. A public square or similar open area in a town or city.
  3. An open area, usually paved, between a building and the street or another building, often having statues, shrubs, etc.
(Chiefly US, dated) A veranda.
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  1. (Chiefly US, dated) A veranda.
  2. A public square, especially in an Italian city.
  3. In Italy, an open public square, esp. one surrounded by buildings
The final part or conclusion; end
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  1. The final part or conclusion; end
  2. A conclusion; a finish:
  3. (Archaic) A fight at close quarters.
Life in a monastery or convent.
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  1. Life in a monastery or convent.
  2. A place, especially a monastery or convent, devoted to religious seclusion.
  3. An arched way or covered walk along the inside wall or walls of a monastery, convent, church, or college building, with a columned opening along one side leading to a courtyard or garden
The bench where a judge or other presiding judicial officer sits in court.
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  1. The bench where a judge or other presiding judicial officer sits in court.
  2. The bench or seat where the judge sits while presiding over a hearing or trial.
  3. A seat or bench upon which a judge or judges sit in a court
A medium for open discussion or voicing of ideas, such as a newspaper, a radio or television program, or a website.
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  1. A medium for open discussion or voicing of ideas, such as a newspaper, a radio or television program, or a website.
  2. A law court; tribunal
  3. A public place, typically devoted to communication or expression; in litigation, a particular court or jurisdiction. A public place, typically devoted to communication or expression; in litigation, a particular court or jurisdiction.
(Weightlifting) The weight one is able to bench press, especially the maximum weight capable of being pressed.
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  1. (Weightlifting) The weight one is able to bench press, especially the maximum weight capable of being pressed.
  2. Judges collectively or of a particular court. See also bar.
  3. A seat occupied by a person in an official capacity.
(--- Chiefly British) A small insignia worn on a military decoration indicating that it has been awarded an additional time.
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  1. (--- Chiefly British) A small insignia worn on a military decoration indicating that it has been awarded an additional time.
  2. A law court or system of courts
  3. A legal obstacle or barrier that prevents or destroys a legal action or claim, especially one that prevents the relitigation of an issue or the formation of a valid contract. See also double jeopardy, estoppel, merger, plea, and res judicata. A legal obstacle or barrier that prevents or destroys a legal action or claim, especially one that prevents the relitigation of an issue or the formation of a valid contract. See also double jeopardy, estoppel, merger, plea, and res judicata. To prevent, prohibit, or act as a bar to. In bar. As a bar to an action. For example, if a defendant in a criminal action was acquitted earlier of the same charges that he is now accused, he may plead double jeopardy in bar. At bar. Now before the court. For example, an action that is before the court may be referred to as the case at bar. The legal profession in general. A group of attorneys admitted to practice law in a particular jurisdiction or before a particular court or who practice in a common field or area of expertise in the law. The railing in a courtroom that separates the area used by the judge, lawyers, and court personnel to conduct judicial business from the seating provided for observers. See also bench.
A period of time devoted to a specific activity:
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  1. A period of time devoted to a specific activity:
  2. The number of hours within a day that a given body is performing its duties; a meeting of a court or a legislative body for the purpose of performing its business. The number of hours within a day that a given body is performing its duties; a meeting of a court or a legislative body for the purpose of performing its business.
  3. The sitting together or meeting of a group; assembly, as of a court, legislature, council, etc.
A court that hears cases and makes decisions based on statutes or the common law.
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  1. A court that hears cases and makes decisions based on statutes or the common law.
  2. (Archaic) A court which was empowered to decide questions of law and award monetary damages, but could not provide equitable relief, which was reserved for a court of equity.
A court for administering justice under the law
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  1. A court for administering justice under the law
Judges collectively
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  1. Judges collectively
  2. A system of courts of law for the administration of justice:
  3. Collectively, the judges in a particular court system or in all court systems.
(Plural only) The regional courts of Great Britain, which were replaced by the crown courts in 1971.
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  1. (Plural only) The regional courts of Great Britain, which were replaced by the crown courts in 1971.
  2. Plural form of assize
  3. A trial or hearing before such a court.
A court of public record; an office of archives.
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  1. A court of public record; an office of archives.
  2. The laws, practice, and proceedings of a court of equity
  3. One of the five divisions of the High Court of Justice of Great Britain, presided over by the Lord High Chancellor.
A building in which law courts are held
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  1. A building in which law courts are held
  2. A building housing judicial courts.
  3. A building housing a county government's offices.
The room where a judge presides over hearings and trials, sometimes with a jury.
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  1. The room where a judge presides over hearings and trials, sometimes with a jury.
  2. A room in which a law court is held
(Slang) An entrenched and insensitive bureaucracy, especially of a city:
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  1. (Slang) An entrenched and insensitive bureaucracy, especially of a city:
  2. A building which houses the offices of a municipal government
A public forum or meeting in which those attending gather to discuss civic or political issues, hear and ask questions about the ideas of a candidate for public office, etc.
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  1. A public forum or meeting in which those attending gather to discuss civic or political issues, hear and ask questions about the ideas of a candidate for public office, etc.
  2. A building in a town, containing the offices of public officials, the council chamber, etc.
The retainers or attendants accompanying a high-ranking person.
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  1. The retainers or attendants accompanying a high-ranking person.
  2. A group of servants or attendants, especially of someone considered important.
  3. A body of assistants, followers, or servants attending a person of rank or importance; train of attendants or retainers
A group of attendants or servants; train; retinue; staff
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  1. A group of attendants or servants; train; retinue; staff
  2. A modern instrumental composition in a number of movements
  3. A staff of attendants or followers; a retinue.
A group of military officers assigned to assist a commanding officer in an executive or advisory capacity.
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  1. A group of military officers assigned to assist a commanding officer in an executive or advisory capacity.
  2. The personnel who carry out a specific enterprise:
  3. A building material of plaster and fiber used as an exterior wall covering of temporary buildings, as at expositions.
A series of connected mechanical parts for transmitting motion
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  1. A series of connected mechanical parts for transmitting motion
  2. A group of persons, animals, vehicles, etc. that follow one another in a line; procession; caravan; cortege
  3. Any connected order or arrangement; series; sequence
A large, often gaudily ornate building used for entertainment or exhibitions.
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  1. A large, often gaudily ornate building used for entertainment or exhibitions.
  2. (Soccer) Crystal Palace Football Club, a football team from London.
  3. Any large, magnificent house or building
A safe, secure place; refuge
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  1. A safe, secure place; refuge
  2. A fortified stronghold converted to residential use.
  3. A large fortified building or group of buildings with thick walls, usually dominating the surrounding country.
A corridor or passageway in a building.
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  1. A corridor or passageway in a building.
  2. The castle or house of a medieval monarch or noble.
  3. The group of students using such a building:
The immediate family and principal courtiers and servants of a monarch
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One's environment or surroundings.
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  1. One's environment or surroundings.
  2. A group of accompanying attendants, assistants, or associates; retinue
  3. A retinue of attendants, associates or followers.
A smooth floor, usually of wood and enclosed, for roller-skating
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  1. A smooth floor, usually of wood and enclosed, for roller-skating
  2. A building housing one or more of these areas.
  3. A usually rectangular area surfaced with smooth ice and often having a vertical boards erected around the perimeter and curving along each corner, used for skating, ice hockey, or curling.
A circular band used for carrying, holding, or containing something:
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  1. A circular band used for carrying, holding, or containing something:
  2. A surname for a maker of rings as jewelry or as in harness.
  3. (Botany) An annual ring.
Any place or realm of combat, conflict, etc.
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  1. Any place or realm of combat, conflict, etc.
  2. This area itself or the tournament held there
  3. Plural form of list
(Historical) The quarters of junior officers on a sailing warship, used for the treatment of the wounded during a battle
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  1. (Historical) The quarters of junior officers on a sailing warship, used for the treatment of the wounded during a battle
  2. The space in the fuselage of a small airplane containing seats for the pilot, copilot, and sometimes passengers.
  3. A sunken space in the deck of a boat, usually toward the stern and for use by the helmsman
(Brit.) A circular open place where many streets come together
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  1. (Brit.) A circular open place where many streets come together
  2. In ancient Rome, an oval or oblong arena with tiers of seats around it, used as for games or chariot races
  3. A similar arena, often enclosed in a tent or building for performances by acrobats, trained animals, clowns, etc.
To tend to bring on; provoke:
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  1. To tend to bring on; provoke:
  2. To ask courteously to come somewhere or do something; request the presence or participation of
  3. To tend to bring on; give occasion for
To invite to attend; summon:
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  1. To invite to attend; summon:
  2. (Card Games) To state (the number of tricks or points one proposes to take and, in bridge, whether one proposes to play the hand with a specified suit as trump or with no suit as trump) in an effort to win the right to name trump
  3. An offer to pay a specific price for something. An offer to pay a specific price for something. An offer to perform work or supply services at a specific price. The act of submitting an offer to buy.
To approach for some immoral purpose, as a prostitute does
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  1. To approach for some immoral purpose, as a prostitute does
  2. To make solicitation or petition for something desired.
  3. To approach or accost (a person) with an offer of sex in exchange for payment.
To direct the efforts or attention of (oneself):
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  1. To direct the efforts or attention of (oneself):
  2. To mark with a destination:
  3. To use a proper form in speaking to
To request earnestly; beg for:
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  1. To request earnestly; beg for:
  2. To ask (someone) earnestly; entreat; implore
  3. To address an earnest or urgent request to; implore:
To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act. To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act.
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  1. To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act. To invite someone to commit a wrongful or illegal act.
  2. To attract by offering hope of reward or pleasure; tempt; allure
  3. To attract (someone), usually to do something, by arousing hope, interest, or desire:
To cause to draw near or adhere by physical force:
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  1. To cause to draw near or adhere by physical force:
  2. To get the admiration, attention, etc. of; allure
  3. To possess or use the power of attraction.
To be highly, often subtly attractive:
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  1. To be highly, often subtly attractive:
  2. To attract with something desirable; entice:
To make an earnest request of (someone).
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  1. To make an earnest request of (someone).
  2. To ask for earnestly; petition for:
  3. (Obs.) To speak or write (of)
To trouble with requests or demands; urge or entreat persistently or repeatedly
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  1. To trouble with requests or demands; urge or entreat persistently or repeatedly
  2. (Archaic) To ask for urgently; demand
  3. (Archaic) To ask for (something) urgently or repeatedly.
To proceed along, follow, or continue with (a specified course, action, plan, etc.)
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  1. To proceed along, follow, or continue with (a specified course, action, plan, etc.)
  2. To follow in order to overtake, capture, or kill; chase
  3. To follow in an effort to overtake or capture; chase.
To occur or be evident as a consequence; result:
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  1. To occur or be evident as a consequence; result:
  2. To be attentive to; pay close heed to:
  3. To act in agreement or compliance with; obey:
To make a humble request or supplication, esp. in prayer
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  1. To make a humble request or supplication, esp. in prayer
  2. To ask for humbly and earnestly, as by prayer
To set forth in a pleading:
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  1. To set forth in a pleading:
  2. To present a case in a law court; argue the case of either party
  3. To offer reasons for or against something; argue earnestly:
To have many casual sexual affairs. Used especially of a man.
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  1. To have many casual sexual affairs. Used especially of a man.
  2. To regularly enter into casual love affairs
  3. To have a sexual affair with someone who is not one's spouse or partner. Used especially of a man.
To trifle or dally (with an idea, offer, etc.)
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  1. To trifle or dally (with an idea, offer, etc.)
  2. To engage in coquetry; flirt.
  3. To attempt to attract the notice, admiration, or love of; to treat with a show of tenderness or regard, with a view to deceive and disappoint.
To recommend (a person) for a position, office, or membership; nominate.
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  1. To recommend (a person) for a position, office, or membership; nominate.
  2. To put forward for consideration, discussion, or adoption; suggest:
  3. To make known as one's intention; purpose or intend:
To go or follow in pursuit.
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  1. To go or follow in pursuit.
  2. To follow rapidly in order to catch or overtake; pursue:
  3. To run after; follow; pursue
To make a determined effort to win someone's affections.
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  1. To make a determined effort to win someone's affections.
  2. To chase.
(Intransitive, dated) To date one person regularly and exclusively.
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  1. (Intransitive, dated) To date one person regularly and exclusively.
(Idiomatic) Of two or more things, to correspond or fit well
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  1. (Idiomatic) Of two or more things, to correspond or fit well
  2. (Idiomatic) To be inseparable; to go hand in hand.
To seek to develop familiarity with; give one's attention to; pursue
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  1. To seek to develop familiarity with; give one's attention to; pursue
  2. To prepare and use (soil or land) for growing crops; till
  3. To acquire, develop, or refine, as by education:
To go regularly to:
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  1. To go regularly to:
  2. To apply or direct oneself; take action:
  3. To accompany as a circumstance or follow as a result:
To encourage, esp. falsely
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  1. To encourage, esp. falsely
  2. To compliment excessively and often insincerely, especially in order to win favor.
  3. To use flattery
A usually skylighted central area, often containing plants, in some modern buildings, especially of a public or commercial nature.
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  1. A usually skylighted central area, often containing plants, in some modern buildings, especially of a public or commercial nature.
  2. The forecourt of a building, such as an early Christian church, enclosed on three or four sides with porticoes.
  3. A hall or court at the center or entrance of a building, usually rising through more than one story or all the stories and having a skylight or glass on one side and the roof
The final part or conclusion; end
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  1. The final part or conclusion; end
  2. A conclusion; a finish:
  3. (Archaic) A fight at close quarters.
An area, open to the sky, partially or wholly surrounded by walls or buildings
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  1. An area, open to the sky, partially or wholly surrounded by walls or buildings
  2. An open space surrounded by walls or buildings, adjoining or within a building such as a large house or housing complex.
An enclosed place or area
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  1. An enclosed place or area
  2. Something enclosed:
  3. (Historical) In England, the gradual process by which communal land was divided into privately owned parcels enclosed by hedges and fences
Something having four identifiable or prominent parts or members.
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  1. Something having four identifiable or prominent parts or members.
  2. A unit of energy equal to one quadrillion Btu
  3. A piece of type metal lower than the face of the type, used for spacing, to fill blank lines, etc.
A rectangular area surrounded on all four sides by buildings.
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  1. A rectangular area surrounded on all four sides by buildings.
  2. The area of land charted on each of the atlas sheets published by the U.S. Geological Survey
  3. The area of land shown on one atlas sheet charted by the US Geological Survey.
(Nautical) A long tapering spar slung to a mast to support and spread the head of a square sail, lugsail, or lateen.
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  1. (Nautical) A long tapering spar slung to a mast to support and spread the head of a square sail, lugsail, or lateen.
  2. The space or grounds surrounding or surrounded by a building or group of buildings
  3. A tract of ground next to, surrounding, or surrounded by a building or buildings.
A counter at which drinks, especially alcoholic drinks, and sometimes food, are served.
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  1. A counter at which drinks, especially alcoholic drinks, and sometimes food, are served.
  2. A legal obstacle or barrier that prevents or destroys a legal action or claim, especially one that prevents the relitigation of an issue or the formation of a valid contract. See also double jeopardy, estoppel, merger, plea, and res judicata. A legal obstacle or barrier that prevents or destroys a legal action or claim, especially one that prevents the relitigation of an issue or the formation of a valid contract. See also double jeopardy, estoppel, merger, plea, and res judicata. To prevent, prohibit, or act as a bar to. In bar. As a bar to an action. For example, if a defendant in a criminal action was acquitted earlier of the same charges that he is now accused, he may plead double jeopardy in bar. At bar. Now before the court. For example, an action that is before the court may be referred to as the case at bar. The legal profession in general. A group of attorneys admitted to practice law in a particular jurisdiction or before a particular court or who practice in a common field or area of expertise in the law. The railing in a courtroom that separates the area used by the judge, lawyers, and court personnel to conduct judicial business from the seating provided for observers. See also bench.
  3. Something that impedes or prevents action or progress:
An officer or body with the authority to pronounce judgment on a matter based upon the evidence.
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  1. An officer or body with the authority to pronounce judgment on a matter based upon the evidence.
  2. A court or other judicial body.
  3. A seat or bench upon which a judge or judges sit in a court
To ask courteously to come somewhere or do something; request the presence or participation of
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  1. To ask courteously to come somewhere or do something; request the presence or participation of
  2. To tend to bring on; provoke:
  3. To ask for the presence or participation of:
To stir to action or feeling:
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  1. To stir to action or feeling:
  2. To give rise to; bring about:
  3. To bring about deliberately; induce:
To rouse desire in; be inviting to; attract
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  1. To rouse desire in; be inviting to; attract
  2. To be inviting or attractive to:
  3. To try to get (someone) to do wrong, especially by a promise of reward.
To proceed along, follow, or continue with (a specified course, action, plan, etc.)
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  1. To proceed along, follow, or continue with (a specified course, action, plan, etc.)
  2. To continue to torment or afflict; haunt:
  3. To take action regarding (something), especially with the intention of sustained effort:
To give off sparks.
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  1. To give off sparks.
  2. To rouse to action; spur:
  3. To set in motion; activate:
To make entreaty
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  1. To make entreaty
  2. To try to get the love of a given person; court
  3. To seek the affection of (someone, especially a woman) with the intent to marry or begin a romantic relationship.
To court, woo, or try to arouse the romantic interest of.
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  1. To court, woo, or try to arouse the romantic interest of.
  2. To have a love affair with.
  3. To think or talk about romantic things
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