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A sheet of cardboard or heavy paper folded for holding loose papers, as in a file
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  1. A sheet of cardboard or heavy paper folded for holding loose papers, as in a file
  2. (Computing) A virtual container in a computer's file system, in which files and other folders may be stored. The files and subfolders in a folder are usually related.
  3. A flexible cover folded in the center and used as a holder for loose paper:
Attributive form of filing cabinet
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  1. Attributive form of filing cabinet
  2. A piece of office furniture comprised of drawers or shelves sized to standard file folder widths, traditionally used for storing documents in order.
A collection of cards containing data or records, arranged systematically, as in alphabetical order, in boxes or drawers
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  1. A collection of cards containing data or records, arranged systematically, as in alphabetical order, in boxes or drawers
(Typography, uncountable) The distinction between majuscule (uppercase) and minuscule (lowercase) letters.
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  1. (Typography, uncountable) The distinction between majuscule (uppercase) and minuscule (lowercase) letters.
  2. (Countable) A case used for carrying written letters.
A small, open compartment, as in a desk, for filing papers
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  1. A small, open compartment, as in a desk, for filing papers
  2. A specific, often oversimplified category.
One that contains or is a store of something specified:
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  1. One that contains or is a store of something specified:
  2. Any thing or person thought of as a center of accumulation or storage
  3. A box, chest, closet, or room in which things may be placed for safekeeping
(Medicine) A group of cells that, together with the evocator, control differentiation in the embryo; the inductor
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  1. (Medicine) A group of cells that, together with the evocator, control differentiation in the embryo; the inductor
  2. A device, usually with many compartments, for use in arranging items on a desktop, the contents of a closet, etc. more efficiently
  3. (Computing) A hand-held micro-computer that will perform specific tasks; can be used as an electronic diary, alarm clock, recorder of memos and notes, a portable database etc.
One that draws, especially one that draws an order for the payment of money.
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  1. One that draws, especially one that draws an order for the payment of money.
  2. A sliding storage box in a table, bureau, chest, etc., that can be drawn out and then pushed back into place
  3. An open-topped box that can be slid in and out of the cabinet that contains it, used for storing clothing or other articles.
A collection of cards containing data or records, arranged systematically, as in alphabetical order, in boxes or drawers
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  1. A collection of cards containing data or records, arranged systematically, as in alphabetical order, in boxes or drawers
The total of the securities (consisting of stocks, bonds, certificates of deposit, and so on) held by an individual at any one time. The total of the securities (consisting of stocks, bonds, certificates of deposit, and so on) held by an individual at any one time.
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  1. The total of the securities (consisting of stocks, bonds, certificates of deposit, and so on) held by an individual at any one time. The total of the securities (consisting of stocks, bonds, certificates of deposit, and so on) held by an individual at any one time.
  2. The materials collected in such a case, especially when representative of a person's work:
  3. A list of such securities
(Law) A transcript or a collection of statements and related information reporting the proceedings of a legislative body, a court, or an executive.
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  1. (Law) A transcript or a collection of statements and related information reporting the proceedings of a legislative body, a court, or an executive.
  2. (Computers) A collection of related, often adjacent items of data, treated as a unit.
  3. An account, as of information or facts, set down especially in writing as a means of preserving knowledge.
Facts that can be analyzed or used in an effort to gain knowledge or make decisions; information.
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  1. Facts that can be analyzed or used in an effort to gain knowledge or make decisions; information.
  2. Facts or figures to be processed; evidence, records, statistics, etc. from which conclusions can be inferred; information
A considerable number; a long series:
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  1. A considerable number; a long series:
  2. List price
  3. A series of names, words, or other items written, printed, or imagined one after the other:
A set of organ pipes controlled by a given stop or the tone quality produced by such a set
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  1. A set of organ pipes controlled by a given stop or the tone quality produced by such a set
  2. A variety or level of language used in a specific social setting:
  3. A record or list of names, events, items, etc., often kept by an official appointed to do so
A collection of papers giving detailed information about a particular person or subject.
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  1. A collection of papers giving detailed information about a particular person or subject.
A small, lightweight laptop computer
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  1. A small, lightweight laptop computer
  2. A light, portable computer that is generally thinner than a laptop.
  3. A book of blank or, esp., ruled pages, for writing notes or memorandums
A label listing the contents of a package, directions, etc.
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  1. A label listing the contents of a package, directions, etc.
  2. Any list or summary of things to be done; agenda
  3. A summary, as of a legal proceeding, or a list of legal decisions
An official, usually periodic, count of population and recording of economic status, age, sex, etc.
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  1. An official, usually periodic, count of population and recording of economic status, age, sex, etc.
  2. The official counting of people of a country, state, or other similar political entity. The official counting of people of a country, state, or other similar political entity.
  3. An official, usually periodic enumeration of a population, often including the collection of related demographic information.
A rough, grating sound
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  1. A rough, grating sound
  2. A coarse file with sharp, pointed projections.
  3. A type of rough file with raised points instead of ridges, used esp. on wood
Something, such as a sword, that is made of steel.
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  1. Something, such as a sword, that is made of steel.
  2. A steel strip used for stiffening
  3. A roughened steel rod on which to sharpen knives
A device for making things sharp
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  1. A device for making things sharp
A nail file consisting of a strip of cardboard coated with powdered emery.
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  1. A nail file consisting of a strip of cardboard coated with powdered emery.
  2. An abrasive material made by gluing grains of emery a rigid material. Often used as a nail file.
High or eminent station or position:
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  1. High or eminent station or position:
  2. A relative position or degree of value in a graded group.
  3. An official position or grade:
A street with a line of buildings on either side, specif. one with occupants or establishments of a specified kind
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  1. A street with a line of buildings on either side, specif. one with occupants or establishments of a specified kind
  2. A series of objects placed next to each other, usually in a straight line.
  3. The act or an instance of rowing.
One of two or more vertical sections of text lying side by side in a document and separated by a rule or a blank space.
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  1. One of two or more vertical sections of text lying side by side in a document and separated by a rule or a blank space.
  2. An arrangement of numbers in a single vertical line.
  3. A slender upright structure, generally consisting of a cylindrical shaft, a base, and a capital; pillar: it is usually a supporting or ornamental member in a building
To designate (a document, for example) as confidential, secret, or top secret.
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  1. To designate (a document, for example) as confidential, secret, or top secret.
  2. To designate (governmental documents, reports, etc.) to be secret or confidential and available only to authorized persons
  3. To declare something a secret, especially a government secret.
To enter in an index.
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  1. To enter in an index.
  2. To furnish with an index:
  3. To be an index, or sign, of; indicate
To give as partial payment or security.
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  1. To give as partial payment or security.
  2. To cause (sand, sediment, etc.) to settle or form by a natural process
  3. An accumulation or layer of solid material, either consolidated or unconsolidated, left or laid down by a natural process. Deposits include sediments left by water, wind, ice, gravity, volcanic activity, or other agents. A layer of coal formed over many years through the decomposition of plant material is also a deposit.
To place in a category; classify
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  1. To place in a category; classify
  2. To put into a category or categories; classify.
  3. To assign a category; to divide into classes.
To make an itemized list of:
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  1. To make an itemized list of:
  2. To classify (a book or publication, for example) according to a categorical system.
  3. To list or include in a catalog.
To record the words, sound, appearance, or performance of (someone or something):
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  1. To record the words, sound, appearance, or performance of (someone or something):
  2. To set down for preservation in writing or other permanent form:
  3. A documentation of things past in writing; often the exact history of a legal proceeding; information stored in electronic form on some medium such as computer drive, CD, or DVD; the official transcript of a trial or proceeding that contains its word-by-word documentation.
To have one's name placed on the list of those eligible to vote in an election, by making application in the prescribed way
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  1. To have one's name placed on the list of those eligible to vote in an election, by making application in the prescribed way
  2. To have a list of gifts for preferred wedding presents, as at a store. Used of a couple.
  3. To enter in or as in a record or list; enroll or record officially
To enter (a name, item, etc.) in a list, directory, catalog, etc.
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  1. To enter (a name, item, etc.) in a list, directory, catalog, etc.
  2. To cover, line, or edge with list.
  3. To enter in a list; register:
To come to an agreement:
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  1. To come to an agreement:
  2. (Music) To adapt (a composition) to other instruments or voices than those for which it was written, or to the style of a certain band or orchestra
  3. To put into a specific order or relation; dispose:
To place (papers, etc.) in order in a file or organized set; esp., to combine two or more such organized sets
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  1. To place (papers, etc.) in order in a file or organized set; esp., to combine two or more such organized sets
  2. To file something between or among existing entries
To put aside indefinitely, as if intending to ignore or forget; shelve
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  1. To put aside indefinitely, as if intending to ignore or forget; shelve
  2. To place or file in a small compartment or recess.
  3. To assign to a category or categories; classify
To provide with a brief identifying statement.
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  1. To provide with a brief identifying statement.
  2. To enter a case, hearing, or filed paper in such a record or calendar.
  3. To enter or inscribe in a docket, or list of causes for trial.
To scrape or rub off; wear away by scraping or rubbing
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  1. To scrape or rub off; wear away by scraping or rubbing
  2. To become worn or scraped by abrasion:
  3. To wear down, rub away, or scrape by friction:
To make a rough, grating sound
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  1. To make a rough, grating sound
  2. To scrape or rub with or as with a file
  3. To utter in a rough, grating tone
To draw (a hard or abrasive object) forcefully over a surface:
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  1. To draw (a hard or abrasive object) forcefully over a surface:
  2. To remove (an outer layer, for example) from a surface by forceful strokes of an edged or rough instrument:
  3. To abrade or smooth by rubbing with a sharp or rough instrument.
To become smooth
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  1. To become smooth
  2. To remove wrinkles from by pressing
  3. In a smooth manner
(Idiomatic) to rub, e.g. for cleaning, stripping paint or massage
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  1. (Idiomatic) to rub, e.g. for cleaning, stripping paint or massage
(Intransitive, idiomatic) to get to a stable level, to cease oscillating
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  1. (Intransitive, idiomatic) to get to a stable level, to cease oscillating
To treat (a cut edge, esp. of a garment), as by pinking, serging, or binding, in order to prevent raveling
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  1. To treat (a cut edge, esp. of a garment), as by pinking, serging, or binding, in order to prevent raveling
  2. To consume all of; use up:
  3. To give (cloth, leather, wood, etc.) a desired surface effect
To make or become sharp or sharper.
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  1. To make or become sharp or sharper.
To develop or improve
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  1. To develop or improve
  2. To perfect or make more intense or effective:
  3. (Mech.) To enlarge or smooth (a bore) to exact specifications with a rotating stick (honing stone) containing abrasive material
To produce or process by turning a crank:
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  1. To produce or process by turning a crank:
  2. To ride a skateboard, a snowboard, or skis over a grind rail or narrow surface, often with the board or skis at right angles to the direction of movement.
  3. To sharpen, shape, or smooth by friction
(Architecture) A vertical structure usually consisting of a base, a cylindrical shaft, and a capital, used as a support or standing alone as a monument.
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  1. (Architecture) A vertical structure usually consisting of a base, a cylindrical shaft, and a capital, used as a support or standing alone as a monument.
  2. One of two or more vertical sections of text lying side by side in a document and separated by a rule or a blank space.
  3. An arrangement of numbers in a single vertical line.
The information itself:
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  1. The information itself:
  2. An official or prescribed policy:
  3. (Sports) A foul line.
A data structure from which the first item that can be retrieved is the one stored earliest.
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  1. A data structure from which the first item that can be retrieved is the one stored earliest.
  2. A line of waiting people or vehicles.
  3. (Brit.) A line or file of persons, vehicles, etc. waiting as to be served
A relative position or degree of value in a graded group.
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  1. A relative position or degree of value in a graded group.
  2. A line of soldiers, vehicles, or equipment standing side by side in close order.
  3. A row, line, or series
A series of objects placed next to each other, usually in a straight line.
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  1. A series of objects placed next to each other, usually in a straight line.
  2. A continuous line of buildings along a street.
  3. A line of adjacent seats, as in a theater, auditorium, or classroom.
A number of objects arranged in a line:
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  1. A number of objects arranged in a line:
  2. Fiber twisted into a thin line, used for tying, pulling, fastening, etc.; a type of slender cord or thick thread
  3. (Games) The balk line in billiards.
Any of a series of rows, layers, ranks, etc. arranged one above or behind another
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  1. Any of a series of rows, layers, ranks, etc. arranged one above or behind another
  2. A rank or class.
  3. A row, or rank, of seats
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