A number of points offered to equalize the chances of winning in a wager on a competition, usually between sports teams.
Something that enlarges; an addition.
The amount or rate by which something is increased:
A lengthy spoken or written discussion on a topic:
The act of distending or the state of being distended.
Development from a lower or simpler to a higher or more complex form; evolution.
A large, open area or unbroken surface; wide extent; great breadth
Extent is defined as how far something goes or extends.
(Informal) A belief, action, etc. that is unreasonable or questionable
The region of the universe beyond Earth's atmosphere. &diamf3; The part of this region within the solar system is known as interplanetary space . &diamf3; The part of this region beyond the solar system but within the Milky Way or within another galaxy is known as interstellar space . &diamf3; The part of this region between the Milky Way and other galaxies is known as intergalactic space .
An action or effort that exceeds someone's normal limits or powers; specif., a dramatic role regarded as beyond an actor's normal range or abilities
A long oar used to propel a boat.
adding information or detail
The natural process of formation or assimilation, performed by the living organs in animals and vegetables, by which a crude substance is changed into something of a higher order; as, the elaboration of food into chyme; the elaboration of chyle, or sap, or tissues.
The shortening and thickening of a muscle fiber or a muscle in action, esp. of the uterus during labor
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