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Appearance, especially the expression of the face:
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  1. Appearance, especially the expression of the face:
  2. The look on a person's face that shows one's nature or feelings
  3. The face; facial features; visage
The face or facial expression of a person; countenance.
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  1. The face or facial expression of a person; countenance.
  2. Appearance; aspect
  3. The face, with reference to the form and proportions of the features or to the expression; countenance
The look or outward aspect of a person or thing
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  1. The look or outward aspect of a person or thing
  2. The act or an instance of coming into public view:
  3. A superficial aspect; a semblance:
The outline of a figure, garment, etc.; contour
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  1. The outline of a figure, garment, etc.; contour
  2. A drawing consisting of the outline of something, especially a human profile, filled in with a solid color.
  3. An outline, esp. a profile portrait, made either by cutting from black paper and fixing on a light background, or by drawing and then filling in with a solid color
A side view of an object or structure, especially of the human head.
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  1. A side view of an object or structure, especially of the human head.
  2. A set of characteristics developed for use in identifying a particular person or thing as likely to belong to a certain group, to engage in a certain activity, etc.
  3. A formal summary or analysis of data, as of blood, representing distinctive features or characteristics, often in the form of a graph or table.
The art of judging human character from facial features.
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  1. The art of judging human character from facial features.
  2. The facial features and expression of a person, esp. when regarded as indicative of character
  3. Apparent characteristics; outward features or appearance
(--- Informal) An appearance, usually pretended or assumed, of social standing, wealth, etc.
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  1. (--- Informal) An appearance, usually pretended or assumed, of social standing, wealth, etc.
  2. The first available bellhop or page, as in a hotel: generally used as a call
  3. A field of activity:
A drawing or other representation, usually on a flat surface, of all or part of the earth's surface, ordinarily showing countries, bodies of water, cities, mountains, etc.
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  1. A drawing or other representation, usually on a flat surface, of all or part of the earth's surface, ordinarily showing countries, bodies of water, cities, mountains, etc.
  2. A representation, usually on a plane surface, of a region of the earth or heavens.
  3. (Mathematics) The correspondence of elements in one set to elements in the same set or another set.
A mug shot.
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  1. A mug shot.
  2. A rough, ugly person; ruffian, thug, etc.
  3. A heavy cylindrical drinking cup usually having a handle.
(Informal) Severe criticism, especially a negative review:
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  1. (Informal) Severe criticism, especially a negative review:
  2. A vessel similar in form to a pan, especially:
  3. A shallow, wide, open container, usually of metal and without a lid, used for holding liquids, cooking, and other domestic purposes.
(Old-fashioned) A girl or young woman
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  1. (Old-fashioned) A girl or young woman
  2. The human face.
  3. A girl or young woman. Often used as a term of endearment.
(Slang) Face.
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  1. (Slang) Face.
  2. Agent noun of kiss; one who kisses.
  3. One who kisses:
Appearance or aspect:
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  1. Appearance or aspect:
  2. The act or instance of looking:
  3. A distinctive, unified manner of dress or fashion:
A quantity or thing cast in a certain way
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  1. A quantity or thing cast in a certain way
  2. Something thrown up, off, or out, as bait on a line, a pair of hawks in falconry, the dirt thrown up by worms, the shed skin of an insect, etc.
  3. A turn of the eye; glance; look
A sharp contortion of the face expressive of pain, contempt, or disgust.
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  1. A sharp contortion of the face expressive of pain, contempt, or disgust.
  2. A twisting or distortion of the face, as in expressing pain, contempt, disgust, etc., or a wry look as in seeking to amuse
An act or instance of this
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  1. An act or instance of this
  2. Brazen boldness; presumptuousness.
  3. Unashamed boldness; impudence; audacity; presumption
Offensively bold behavior.
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  1. Offensively bold behavior.
  2. The quality of being offensively bold.
  3. Impudent speech or behavior
The quality or condition of being impertinent, especially:
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  1. The quality or condition of being impertinent, especially:
  2. (Uncountable) The fact or character of being out of place; inappropriateness.
  3. Insolence; impudence
The advanced line, or the whole area, of contact between opposing sides in warfare; combat zone
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  1. The advanced line, or the whole area, of contact between opposing sides in warfare; combat zone
  2. (Brit.) A promenade along a body of water
  3. A field of activity:
The two-dimensional locus of points located in three-dimensional space.
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  1. The two-dimensional locus of points located in three-dimensional space.
  2. The overside or up-side of a flat object such as a table, or of a liquid.
  3. The outer face, or exterior, of an object
An illuminated strip on a radio, marked with frequency numbers and equipped with a pointer, for indicating the station selected
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  1. An illuminated strip on a radio, marked with frequency numbers and equipped with a pointer, for indicating the station selected
  2. A usually graduated disk or knob for controlling some function, as the selection of a TV channel or the temperature of an oven
  3. A graduated surface or face on which a measurement, such as speed, is indicated by a moving needle or pointer.
(Law) The legal character or condition of a person or thing:
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  1. (Law) The legal character or condition of a person or thing:
  2. High standing; prestige:
  3. Position relative to that of others; standing:
High reputation; esteem:
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  1. High reputation; esteem:
  2. A party’s legal right to challenge the conduct of another party in a legal proceeding. In order to have standing in a federal court, a litigant must show that 1) the conduct being challenged caused the party real injury, and 2) the concern the litigant is seeking to have protected is within the scope of interests intended to be regulated by the statute or other guarantee in question. A party’s legal right to challenge the conduct of another party in a legal proceeding. In order to have standing in a federal court, a litigant must show that 1) the conduct being challenged caused the party real injury, and 2) the concern the litigant is seeking to have protected is within the scope of interests intended to be regulated by the statute or other guarantee in question.
  3. Status with respect to rank, reputation, or position in society or a profession:
Due respect for oneself, one's character, and one's conduct.
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  1. Due respect for oneself, one's character, and one's conduct.
  2. Proper respect for oneself and one's worth as a person
  3. The knowledge of one's own worth, valuing one's self; pride.
A state of awareness or understanding, especially as derived from a particular source:
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  1. A state of awareness or understanding, especially as derived from a particular source:
  2. Electromagnetic energy of a wavelength just outside the range the human eye can detect, such as infrared light and ultraviolet light.
  3. Traffic light
(Physics) The position of a plane (flat surface) in relation to a liquid or gaseous substance through which it is moving or which is moving past it
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  1. (Physics) The position of a plane (flat surface) in relation to a liquid or gaseous substance through which it is moving or which is moving past it
  2. (Gram.) A characteristic of verbs, expressed in some languages by inflection, indicating the nature of an action as being completed or single (called perfective or nonprogressive aspect), or as being uncompleted, repeated, or habitual (called imperfective or progressive aspect); also, an analytic category based on this characteristic
  3. Appearance to the eye, especially from a specific vantage point:
The style or manner with which something is offered for consideration or display:
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  1. The style or manner with which something is offered for consideration or display:
  2. Anything known by sense perception rather than by description; percept
  3. (Philos., Psychol.) Anything present in the consciousness at a single moment as an actual sensation or a mental image
To bring face to face with:
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  1. To bring face to face with:
  2. To bring face to face (with)
  3. To come face to face with, especially with defiance or hostility:
To contend with in speech or action; resist; withstand
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  1. To contend with in speech or action; resist; withstand
  2. To present in counterbalance or contrast:
  3. To set as an opposite in position:
To challenge or dare (someone) to do something:
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  1. To challenge or dare (someone) to do something:
  2. To be beyond the application or scope of; be contrary or resistant to:
  3. To refuse to submit to or cooperate with:
To come upon or encounter; esp., to come up to or face to face with (a person or thing moving from a different direction)
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  1. To come upon or encounter; esp., to come up to or face to face with (a person or thing moving from a different direction)
  2. To come together as opponents; contend:
  3. To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
To have enough courage or audacity for some act; be fearless; venture
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  1. To have enough courage or audacity for some act; be fearless; venture
  2. To have the courage required for:
  3. To be courageous or bold enough to:
To endure or face courageously:
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  1. To endure or face courageously:
  2. (Obs.) To boast
  3. To make a courageous show or put up a stalwart front.
To take exception to; call into question; dispute:
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  1. To take exception to; call into question; dispute:
  2. An objection, exception, or other formal questioning of the capability or legal qualifications of a person, the existence of a right, or the legality of an action or thing. An objection, exception, or other formal questioning of the capability or legal qualifications of a person, the existence of a right, or the legality of an action or thing. An objection by a party or a lawyer to a potential juror or jury panel and his or her request that a judge disqualify the individual or the panel from hearing that party’s cause or trial. To call into question.
  3. To summon to action, effort, or use; stimulate:
To resist or endure successfully.
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  1. To resist or endure successfully.
  2. To oppose, resist, or endure, esp. in a successful way
  3. To resist or oppose with determined effort:
To face or oppose courageously or brazenly, as if grasping by the beard; defy
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  1. To face or oppose courageously or brazenly, as if grasping by the beard; defy
  2. To provide with a beard
  3. A tuft or group of hairs or bristles on certain plants, such as barley and wheat. The individual strands of a beard are attached to a sepal or petal.
To behave so as to invite or incur:
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  1. To behave so as to invite or incur:
  2. To try to gain the love or affections of, especially to seek to marry.
  3. To pay respectful or flattering attention to (a person) in order to get something
To meet, especially unexpectedly.
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  1. To meet, especially unexpectedly.
  2. To meet unexpectedly; come upon
  3. To meet with; face (difficulties, trouble, etc.)
To expose to the chance of injury, damage, or loss; hazard
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  1. To expose to the chance of injury, damage, or loss; hazard
  2. To incur the risk of:
  3. To incur the risk of
To recognize and respect (the rights, beliefs, or practices of others).
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  1. To recognize and respect (the rights, beliefs, or practices of others).
  2. To refrain from interfering with or prohibiting (something undesirable or outside one's own practice or beliefs); allow or permit:
  3. To not interfere with; allow; permit
To suffer patiently without yielding.
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  1. To suffer patiently without yielding.
  2. To put up with; tolerate:
  3. To hold up under (pain, fatigue, etc.); stand; bear; undergo
To keep in existence; maintain, continue, or prolong:
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  1. To keep in existence; maintain, continue, or prolong:
  2. To support the spirits, vitality, or resolution of; encourage:
  3. To support or adequately maintain over a long period of time; (in court) to uphold; to rule in favor of; to corroborate. See also overrule. To support or adequately maintain over a long period of time; (in court) to uphold; to rule in favor of; to corroborate. See also overrule.
To put up with; tolerate:
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  1. To put up with; tolerate:
  2. To undergo or experience (any process, esp. change)
  3. To experience, undergo, or feel (something painful, injurious, or unpleasant):
To call for; require
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  1. To call for; require
  2. To have a tolerance for; endure:
  3. To carry over or hold (a sentiment)
To withstand, to weather, to survive in spite of.
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  1. To withstand, to weather, to survive in spite of.
  2. To object to or interfere with the actions of (someone seen as bullying, pushy, or controlling).
To come to terms with; to overcome any difficulties presented by.
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  1. To come to terms with; to overcome any difficulties presented by.
To act or function in a given way while in operation:
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  1. To act or function in a given way while in operation:
  2. To manage, administer to, or represent:
  3. To manage, operate, or use with the hand or hands; manipulate
The boundary between two air masses that have different temperatures or humidity. In the mid-latitude areas of the Earth, where warm tropical air meets cooler polar air, the systems of fronts define the weather and often cause precipitation to form. Warm air, being lighter than cold air, tends to rise, cool, and condense along such boundaries, forming rain or snow.
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  1. The boundary between two air masses that have different temperatures or humidity. In the mid-latitude areas of the Earth, where warm tropical air meets cooler polar air, the systems of fronts define the weather and often cause precipitation to form. Warm air, being lighter than cold air, tends to rise, cool, and condense along such boundaries, forming rain or snow.
  2. To provide an apparently respectable cover for secret or illegal activities:
  3. (Linguistics) To cause (a vowel) to be pronounced farther toward the front of the oral cavity.
To put up with; tolerate:
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  1. To put up with; tolerate:
(Dial.) To think; give as one's opinion
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  1. (Dial.) To think; give as one's opinion
  2. To let do or happen; permit:
  3. To assert; declare:
To exist in a particular form:
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  1. To exist in a particular form:
  2. (Informal) To treat (someone) or pay the cost of (food or drink):
  3. To take up or maintain a specified position, altitude, or course:
To present or refer to others for decision, consideration, etc.
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  1. To present or refer to others for decision, consideration, etc.
  2. To allow oneself to be subjected (to treatment, analysis, etc.)
  3. To yield to the action, control, power, etc. of another or others; also, to subject or allow to be subjected to treatment, analysis, etc. of some sort
(Idiomatic) To undertake a dangerous action in the service of a group.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To undertake a dangerous action in the service of a group.
(Idiomatic) To deal with a matter in a direct manner, especially to confront a difficulty rather than avoid it.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To deal with a matter in a direct manner, especially to confront a difficulty rather than avoid it.
To finish again; especially, to apply a fresh finish, as a new coat of varnish or paint.
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  1. To finish again; especially, to apply a fresh finish, as a new coat of varnish or paint.
  2. To change or restore the finish of (furniture, woodwork, etc.)
The boundary between two air masses that have different temperatures or humidity. In the mid-latitude areas of the Earth, where warm tropical air meets cooler polar air, the systems of fronts define the weather and often cause precipitation to form. Warm air, being lighter than cold air, tends to rise, cool, and condense along such boundaries, forming rain or snow.
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  1. The boundary between two air masses that have different temperatures or humidity. In the mid-latitude areas of the Earth, where warm tropical air meets cooler polar air, the systems of fronts define the weather and often cause precipitation to form. Warm air, being lighter than cold air, tends to rise, cool, and condense along such boundaries, forming rain or snow.
  2. (Linguistics) To cause (a vowel) to be pronounced farther toward the front of the oral cavity.
  3. To serve as a front for.
To plan and arrange the colors, furnishings, etc. of
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  1. To plan and arrange the colors, furnishings, etc. of
  2. To give a medal or similar token of honor to
  3. To plan or implement the interior decoration of a house, room, office, etc.
To bring to the surface; esp., to bring (a submarine) to the surface of the water
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  1. To bring to the surface; esp., to bring (a submarine) to the surface of the water
  2. To work or dig a mine at or near the surface of the ground.
  3. To provide with a surface or apply a surface to:
To apply medication, bandages, or other therapeutic materials to an area of the body such as a wound.
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  1. To apply medication, bandages, or other therapeutic materials to an area of the body such as a wound.
  2. To wear clothes of a certain kind or style:
  3. To garnish:
To remove the outer layers from (grains of rice) by rotation in drums.
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  1. To remove the outer layers from (grains of rice) by rotation in drums.
  2. To become smooth or shiny by being rubbed:
  3. To complete or embellish (a piece of writing, etc.); finish; perfect
(Informal) To be frank and open:
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  1. (Informal) To be frank and open:
  2. To knock to the ground; demolish; lay low
  3. To bring persons or things to an equal level; equalize.
To change the appearance of a place by renewing the decorative scheme
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  1. To change the appearance of a place by renewing the decorative scheme
  2. To change a decorative scheme.
  3. To renovate or change the colors, furnishings, decorations, etc. of (a house, room, office, etc.)
To model again
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  1. To model again
  2. (Physiology) To maintain (bone tissue) in dynamic equilibrium through the resorption and deposition of bone at a given site.
  3. To change the appearance, layout, or furnishings of.
To provide an alibi, excuse, or subterfuge (for another)
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  1. To provide an alibi, excuse, or subterfuge (for another)
  2. To be spread over the surface of:
  3. To place something upon or over, so as to protect or conceal:
To cover with a layer of something
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  1. To cover with a layer of something
  2. To provide or cover with a coat
  3. To cover with a layer, as of paint.
To cover (a roof or building) with shingles.
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  1. To cover (a roof or building) with shingles.
  2. To cut (hair) short and close to the head.
  3. To cover (a roof, etc.) with shingles
To furnish with sides or siding
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  1. To furnish with sides or siding
  2. To align oneself (with one of opposing parties, factions, etc.)
  3. To provide sides or siding for:
To affix conspicuously, usually with a paste:
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  1. To affix conspicuously, usually with a paste:
  2. To cover conspicuously, as with things pasted on; overspread:
  3. To cover or hide with or as if with a coat of plaster:
To finish or decorate with stucco.
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  1. To finish or decorate with stucco.
  2. To cover or decorate with stucco
To conceal, as something common or crude, with a deceptively attractive outward show.
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  1. To conceal, as something common or crude, with a deceptively attractive outward show.
  2. To cover with a thin layer of more costly material; esp., to cover (wood) with wood of finer quality
  3. To overlay (a surface) with a thin layer of a fine or decorative material.
To fill or supply (something), as a purse with money.
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  1. To fill or supply (something), as a purse with money.
  2. (Baseball) To hit (a pitched ball) in a line drive
  3. To reinforce (the back of a book) with glue and glued scrap material such as fabric or paper.
To stick together
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  1. To stick together
  2. To unite or hold, as by a feeling of loyalty or love
  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.
To balance (a ship) by adjusting ballast, shifting cargo, etc.
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  1. To balance (a ship) by adjusting ballast, shifting cargo, etc.
  2. To change one's opinions or viewpoint so as to satisfy opposing factions, etc.; compromise
  3. To cut (something) down to the required size or shape
To utter a hem.
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  1. To utter a hem.
  2. To make this sound, as in trying to get attention or in showing doubt
  3. To fold back and stitch down the edge of.
To have the back in a certain place or direction
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  1. To have the back in a certain place or direction
  2. In reply or return:
  3. To form the back or background of:
To receive aboard or mark the departure of by sounding a boatswain's pipe.
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  1. To receive aboard or mark the departure of by sounding a boatswain's pipe.
  2. (Naut.) To signal a ship's crew by sounding a boatswain's pipe
  3. (Slang) To take a look at; notice.
To wrap or cover snugly, as by tucking a blanket:
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  1. To wrap or cover snugly, as by tucking a blanket:
  2. To cover or wrap snugly in or as in this way, as with bedclothes
  3. To store in a safe spot; save:
To smother with a close covering, or by lying upon.
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  1. To smother with a close covering, or by lying upon.
  2. To create (a new area code) having the same boundaries as another:
  3. To lay, or spread, something over or across; to cover.
To bring from a compact to an extended position; unfold:
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  1. To bring from a compact to an extended position; unfold:
  2. To draw together and intertwine
  3. (--- Games) To withdraw (one's hand) in defeat, as by laying cards face down on a table.
To apply a small voltage to (a grid).
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  1. To apply a small voltage to (a grid).
  2. (Radio) To apply a bias to (an electrode)
  3. To influence in a particular, typically unfair direction.
To act as a front
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  1. To act as a front
  2. (Linguistics) To cause (a vowel) to be pronounced farther toward the front of the oral cavity.
  3. To serve as a front for.
To look down upon from a place that is over or above; to look over or view from a higher position; to rise above, so as to command a view of
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  1. To look down upon from a place that is over or above; to look over or view from a higher position; to rise above, so as to command a view of
  2. To afford a view over:
  3. To give a view of from above
To put a border on.
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  1. To put a border on.
  2. To extend along the edge of; bound
  3. To be almost like another in character:
To watch (a program, for example) on television.
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  1. To watch (a program, for example) on television.
  2. To think of (something) in a particular way; regard:
  3. To survey or study mentally; consider:
(Obs.) The way a thing looks; appearance
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  1. (Obs.) The way a thing looks; appearance
  2. The look on a person's face that shows one's nature or feelings
  3. The face; facial features; visage
A special story, article, etc. in a newspaper or magazine, often prominently displayed
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  1. A special story, article, etc. in a newspaper or magazine, often prominently displayed
  2. A prominent or distinctive part, quality, or characteristic:
  3. (Linguistics) A property of linguistic units or forms:
Anything that prevents free speech or discussion
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  1. Anything that prevents free speech or discussion
  2. The forward, projecting part of the head of certain animals, such as dogs, including the mouth, nose, and jaws; the snout.
  3. A device that is fitted over an animal's snout, often used to prevent biting or eating.
Appearance; aspect
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  1. Appearance; aspect
  2. The face or facial expression of a person; countenance.
  3. The face, with reference to the form and proportions of the features or to the expression; countenance
A mug shot.
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  1. A mug shot.
  2. A rough, ugly person; ruffian, thug, etc.
  3. A heavy cylindrical drinking cup usually having a handle.
(Slang) Face.
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  1. (Slang) Face.
  2. Agent noun of kiss; one who kisses.
  3. One who kisses:
A representation, usually on a plane surface, of a region of the earth or heavens.
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  1. A representation, usually on a plane surface, of a region of the earth or heavens.
  2. A drawing or other representation, usually on a flat surface, of all or part of the earth's surface, ordinarily showing countries, bodies of water, cities, mountains, etc.
  3. (Mathematics) The correspondence of elements in one set to elements in the same set or another set.
The small cavity in the lock of a flintlock used to hold powder.
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  1. The small cavity in the lock of a flintlock used to hold powder.
  2. Any of many kinds of containers, usually broad, shallow, without a cover, and made of metal, used for domestic purposes
  3. A vessel similar in form to a pan, especially:
A domesticated cat
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  1. A domesticated cat
  2. The human face.
  3. A girl or young woman. Often used as a term of endearment.
Any of the possible ways in which an idea, problem, etc. may be regarded
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  1. Any of the possible ways in which an idea, problem, etc. may be regarded
  2. A way in which something can be viewed by the mind:
  3. A particular look or facial expression; mien:
A quantity or thing cast in a certain way
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  1. A quantity or thing cast in a certain way
  2. Something thrown up, off, or out, as bait on a line, a pair of hawks in falconry, the dirt thrown up by worms, the shed skin of an insect, etc.
  3. A turn of the eye; glance; look
The face; facial features; visage
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  1. The face; facial features; visage
  2. (Obs.) The way a thing looks; appearance
  3. A look of approval on the face
A showing of feeling, character, etc.
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  1. A showing of feeling, character, etc.
  2. Something that expresses or communicates:
  3. A facial aspect or a look that conveys a special feeling:
Appearance or aspect:
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  1. Appearance or aspect:
  2. The act or instance of looking:
  3. A distinctive, unified manner of dress or fashion:
Appearance; aspect
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  1. Appearance; aspect
  2. The face, with reference to the form and proportions of the features or to the expression; countenance
  3. The face or facial expression of a person; countenance.
A twisting or distortion of the face, as in expressing pain, contempt, disgust, etc., or a wry look as in seeking to amuse
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  1. A twisting or distortion of the face, as in expressing pain, contempt, disgust, etc., or a wry look as in seeking to amuse
  2. A sharp contortion of the face expressive of pain, contempt, or disgust.
A pout, especially as expressing mock-annoyance or flirtatiousness. [from 19th c.]
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  1. A pout, especially as expressing mock-annoyance or flirtatiousness. [from 19th c.]
  2. A pouting grimace; wry face
  3. A small grimace; a pout.
Impudent or vulgar talk:
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  1. Impudent or vulgar talk:
  2. The mouth regarded as the organ of chewing and tasting
  3. A spokesperson; a mouthpiece:
A protrusion of the lips, especially as an expression of sullen discontent.
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  1. A protrusion of the lips, especially as an expression of sullen discontent.
  2. A fit of petulant sulkiness:
  3. Any of various freshwater or marine fishes having a large head, especially an eelpout or a bullhead.
A heavy cylindrical drinking cup usually having a handle.
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  1. A heavy cylindrical drinking cup usually having a handle.
  2. The area of the human mouth, chin, and jaw.
  3. The mouth
Any of the possible ways in which an idea, problem, etc. may be regarded
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  1. Any of the possible ways in which an idea, problem, etc. may be regarded
  2. A way in which something can be viewed by the mind:
  3. A particular look or facial expression; mien:
The face; facial features; visage
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  1. The face; facial features; visage
  2. (Obs.) The way a thing looks; appearance
  3. A look of approval on the face
Appearance or aspect:
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  1. Appearance or aspect:
  2. The act or instance of looking:
  3. A distinctive, unified manner of dress or fashion:
Facial features.
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  1. Facial features.
  2. The art of judging human character from facial features.
  3. The practice of trying to judge character and mental qualities by observation of bodily, esp. facial, features
(Mathematics, geometry) The locus of an equation (especially one with exactly two degrees of freedom) in a more-than-two-dimensional space.
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  1. (Mathematics, geometry) The locus of an equation (especially one with exactly two degrees of freedom) in a more-than-two-dimensional space.
  2. Superficial features, as of a personality; outward appearance
  3. (Figuratively) Outward or external appearance.
Appearance; aspect
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  1. Appearance; aspect
  2. The face, with reference to the form and proportions of the features or to the expression; countenance
  3. The face or facial expression of a person; countenance.
The power to impress or influence, as because of success, wealth, etc.
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  1. The power to impress or influence, as because of success, wealth, etc.
  2. Great respect or importance:
  3. The level of respect at which a person or thing is regarded by others; standing:
High reputation; esteem:
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  1. High reputation; esteem:
  2. A party’s legal right to challenge the conduct of another party in a legal proceeding. In order to have standing in a federal court, a litigant must show that 1) the conduct being challenged caused the party real injury, and 2) the concern the litigant is seeking to have protected is within the scope of interests intended to be regulated by the statute or other guarantee in question. A party’s legal right to challenge the conduct of another party in a legal proceeding. In order to have standing in a federal court, a litigant must show that 1) the conduct being challenged caused the party real injury, and 2) the concern the litigant is seeking to have protected is within the scope of interests intended to be regulated by the statute or other guarantee in question.
  3. Status with respect to rank, reputation, or position in society or a profession:
(Law) The legal character or condition of a person or thing:
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  1. (Law) The legal character or condition of a person or thing:
  2. High standing; prestige:
  3. Position relative to that of others; standing:
The act of taking to or upon oneself:
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  1. The act of taking to or upon oneself:
  2. Something taken for granted or accepted as true without proof; a supposition:
  3. (Christianity) The taking up of the Virgin Mary into heaven in body and soul after her death, observed as a feast on August 15.
Bold courage; daring
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  1. Bold courage; daring
  2. An audacious act or remark
  3. An act or instance of intrepidity or insolent heedlessness:
(Typography) The relative weight of a font; the thickness of its strokes.
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  1. (Typography) The relative weight of a font; the thickness of its strokes.
  2. The state of being bold; courage; presumptuousness.
The characteristic of being brash.
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  1. The characteristic of being brash.
The characteristic of being brazen.
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  1. The characteristic of being brazen.
The fleshy part of either side of the face below the eye and between the nose and ear.
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  1. The fleshy part of either side of the face below the eye and between the nose and ear.
  2. The word Cheek is also an old family surname from Anglo-Saxon England that predates the Norman invasion. The Cheek family was among the first to immigrate to the US colonies in the early 17th century. The family crest is a white shield with three red crescents.
  3. Impertinent boldness:
The state of being cheeky
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(Slang) Nearly arrogant courage; utter audacity, effrontery or impudence; supreme self-confidence; exaggerated self-opinion;
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  1. (Slang) Nearly arrogant courage; utter audacity, effrontery or impudence; supreme self-confidence; exaggerated self-opinion;
  2. (Informal) Shameless audacity; impudence; brass
  3. Utter nerve; effrontery:
Lack of courtesy; rudeness.
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  1. Lack of courtesy; rudeness.
  2. Lack of courtesy; impoliteness; bad manners; rudeness
  3. A rude act or statement.
Lack of respect, esteem, or courteous regard.
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  1. Lack of respect, esteem, or courteous regard.
Brazen boldness; presumptuousness.
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  1. Brazen boldness; presumptuousness.
  2. Unashamed boldness; impudence; audacity; presumption
  3. An act or instance of this
Acquaintance with or knowledge of something:
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  1. Acquaintance with or knowledge of something:
  2. A highly intimate act, remark, etc.; often, specif., a caress or other act of sexual intimacy
  3. The quality of being known from past experience:
The quality of being forward.
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A skin sore caused by friction and abrasion:
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  1. A skin sore caused by friction and abrasion:
  2. A tumor on plant tissue caused by stimulation by fungi, insects, or bacteria: galls formed on oak trees have a high tannic acid content and are used commercially
  3. An abnormal swelling of plant tissue, caused by injury or by parasitic organisms such as insects, mites, nematodes, and bacteria. Parasites stimulate the production of galls by secreting chemical irritants on or in the plant tissue. Galls stimulated by egg-laying parasites typically provide a protective environment in which the eggs can hatch and the pupae develop, and they usually do only minor damage to the host plant. Gall-stimulating fungi and microorganisms, such as the bacterium that causes crown gall, are generally considered to be plant diseases.
(Uncountable) The fact or character of being out of place; inappropriateness.
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  1. (Uncountable) The fact or character of being out of place; inappropriateness.
  2. An impertinent act or statement.
  3. The quality or condition of being impertinent, especially:
The quality of being offensively bold.
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  1. The quality of being offensively bold.
  2. Offensively bold behavior.
  3. Impudent speech or behavior
The quality or condition of being uncivil.
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  1. The quality or condition of being uncivil.
  2. A lack of courtesy or politeness; rudeness
  3. A rude or discourteous act
Any of the cordlike bundles of fibers made up of neurons through which sensory stimuli and motor impulses pass between the brain or other parts of the central nervous system and the eyes, glands, muscles, and other parts of the body. Nerves form a network of pathways for conducting information throughout the body.
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  1. Any of the cordlike bundles of fibers made up of neurons through which sensory stimuli and motor impulses pass between the brain or other parts of the central nervous system and the eyes, glands, muscles, and other parts of the body. Nerves form a network of pathways for conducting information throughout the body.
  2. A sore point or sensitive subject:
  3. Brazen boldness; effrontery:
The characteristic of being nervy.
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  1. The characteristic of being nervy.
An excessive degree of confidence
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The quality of being pert; cheekiness, impudence.
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The quality of being pushy
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The quality of being sassy.
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The property of being saucy
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  1. The property of being saucy
  2. An instance of saucy behavior
A brass memorial tablet
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  1. A brass memorial tablet
  2. (Countable, music) A class of wind instruments, usually made of metal (such as brass), that use vibrations of the player's lips to produce sound.
  3. (Music) The section of a band or an orchestra composed of brass instruments.
A hard deposit formed by wine on the inside surface of a bottle
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  1. A hard deposit formed by wine on the inside surface of a bottle
  2. (Geology) The solid, outermost layer of the earth, lying above the mantle.
  3. The solid, outermost layer of the Earth, lying above the mantle. &diamf3; The crust that includes continents is called continental crust and is about 35.4 to 70 km (22 to 43.4 mi) thick. It consists mostly of rocks, such as granites and granodiorites, that are rich in silica and aluminum, with minor amounts of iron, magnesium, calcium, sodium, and potassium. &diamf3; The crust that includes ocean floors is called oceanic crust and is about 4.8 to 9.7 km (3 to 6 mi) thick. It has a similar composition to that of continental crust, but has higher concentrations of iron, magnesium, and calcium and is denser than continental crust. The predominant type of rock in oceanic crust is basalt.
A flavored syrup used as a topping, as on ice cream
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  1. A flavored syrup used as a topping, as on ice cream
  2. Stewed fruit, usually served with other foods.
  3. A liquid or soft mixture served with food to add flavor or enhance its general appeal
The state, or an instance, of being uppish.
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  1. The state, or an instance, of being uppish.
Alternative form of uppitiness.
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The advanced line, or the whole area, of contact between opposing sides in warfare; combat zone
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  1. The advanced line, or the whole area, of contact between opposing sides in warfare; combat zone
  2. (Archit.) A face of a building; esp., the face with the principal entrance
  3. A field of activity:
The direction toward which this faces; exposure
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  1. The direction toward which this faces; exposure
  2. The front boundary line of a lot facing a street
  3. The land between the front edge of a building and the street
An ornamental band worn on the forehead
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  1. An ornamental band worn on the forehead
  2. A small pediment over a door, window, etc.
  3. A drapery covering the front of an altar.
(Archit.) The main facade
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  1. (Archit.) The main facade
  2. A pediment over a door, window, etc.
  3. A small ornamental pediment, as on top of a door or window.
A loose outer garment, such as a cape.
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  1. A loose outer garment, such as a cape.
  2. Something that covers or conceals:
  3. A loose outer garment, usually sleeveless and extending to or below the knees
(Particle Physics) A unique force or charge on each type of quark that controls how quarks combine to form hadrons: although called red, green, and blue, they are not related to visual colors
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  1. (Particle Physics) A unique force or charge on each type of quark that controls how quarks combine to form hadrons: although called red, green, and blue, they are not related to visual colors
  2. The general appearance of the skin, especially as an indication of good health:
  3. An outward and often deceptive appearance:
Characteristic aspect, tone, or style.
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  1. Characteristic aspect, tone, or style.
  2. The effect created by a particular use of color
  3. Appearance with regard to color.
Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
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  1. Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
  2. An activity or organization that is used to conceal an illegal or secret activity:
  3. A version of a song, esp. one that has become popular in a particular recording, as performed or recorded in imitation of the original or with a fresh interpretation
Appearance that misrepresents the true character of something:
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  1. Appearance that misrepresents the true character of something:
  2. A pretense or misrepresentation:
  3. Clothes or accessories worn to conceal one's true identity.
Disguise (deceptive appearance)
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The forehead or face, especially of a bird or other animal.
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  1. The forehead or face, especially of a bird or other animal.
  2. Attitude or appearance, as of the face, indicating state of mind; external behavior when facing a problem, etc.
  3. An apparently respectable person, group, or business used as a cover for secret or illegal activities.
A superficially or deceptively attractive appearance or good reputation:
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  1. A superficially or deceptively attractive appearance or good reputation:
  2. A brief explanatory note or translation of a difficult or technical expression usually inserted in the margin or between lines of a text or manuscript.
  3. A kind of paint that dries to a shiny finish.
Misleading appearance; cover, cloak.
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  1. Misleading appearance; cover, cloak.
  2. Customary way of speaking or acting; fashion, manner, practice (often used formerly in such phrases as "at his own guise"; that is, in his own fashion, to suit himself.)
  3. External appearance in manner or dress; appropriate indication or expression; garb; shape.
A cosmetic preparation that is applied to the face and allowed to dry before being removed, used especially for cleansing and tightening the skin.
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  1. A cosmetic preparation that is applied to the face and allowed to dry before being removed, used especially for cleansing and tightening the skin.
  2. A usually rubber frame forming a watertight seal around the eyes and nose and containing a transparent covering for use in seeing underwater.
  3. An area of contrasting color on the face and usually across the eyes of an animal.
An involved scheme; a charade.
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  1. An involved scheme; a charade.
  2. A ball or party at which masks and fancy costumes or disguises are worn
  3. A disguise or false outward show; a pretense:
A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
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  1. A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
  2. A false show of something
  3. A false or studied show; an affectation:
A cover-up; front
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  1. A cover-up; front
  2. A reason or excuse given to hide the real reason for something.
  3. A false reason or motive put forth to hide the real one; excuse
The barest trace; a modicum:
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  1. The barest trace; a modicum:
  2. A likeness, image, or representation
  3. Seeming; appearance; show; figure; form.
(Informal) An affair or undertaking:
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  1. (Informal) An affair or undertaking:
  2. A display; a manifestation:
  3. Display or outward appearance:
A membranous covering or part, especially a membrane surrounding the young mushrooms of certain basidiomycete fungi. In some species the membrane (called a partial veil ) extends only from the stalk to the cap. As the cap expands, the veil breaks, leaving a ring called an annulus on the stalk and often scalelike pieces on the cap. These veil remnants are important for identifying species of mushrooms.
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  1. A membranous covering or part, especially a membrane surrounding the young mushrooms of certain basidiomycete fungi. In some species the membrane (called a partial veil ) extends only from the stalk to the cap. As the cap expands, the veil breaks, leaving a ring called an annulus on the stalk and often scalelike pieces on the cap. These veil remnants are important for identifying species of mushrooms.
  2. A piece of light fabric hung to separate or conceal what is behind it; a curtain.
  3. A piece of light fabric, as of net or gauze, worn, esp. by women, over the face or head or draped from a hat to conceal, protect, or enhance the face