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To begin and carry through to completion; do:
(Chiefly archaic) To initiate a legal action against someone.
That which is done to celebrate
A social function, especially one intended to provide a welcome or greeting:
The definition of a party is a gathering of people to have a good time or celebrate an occasion, or a group who do things together or a group of people who share the same political ideals.
The power or ability to use
The ability to contain, absorb, or receive and hold
Faculty is defined as all the members of a profession or the group of teachers at a specific educational organization. The reason for which something is done, or the reason it is done in a particular way.
An assembly of persons; a meeting.
Being in effect or operation:
(Archaic) Maintenance; support.
To assign a task to or impose a task on:
(Informal) A heavy, crushing blow.
The definition of a duty is something that is required by one's religion, job, position or the laws. (Intransitive) To perform a work or labour; to exert power or strength, physical or mechanical; to act.
Accomplishing what is desired; effective That which is performed or accomplished; a thing done or carried through; an achievement; a deed; an act; a feat; especially, an action of an elaborate or public character.
1813, Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice, Modern Library Edition (1995), page 144
(Gram.) Joined directly to (in English, generally preceding) the substantive that it modifies
(Med.) Affecting a function of some organ without apparent structural or organic changes
The definition of occupational is something that is caused by or relates to doing a certain type of work.
Influencing or intended to influence the mind or emotions:
Designating a system of medicine using a coordinated psychological and physiological approach to the study of the causes and treatment of psychosomatic disorders
Attribute is defined as a quality or characteristic of a person, place or thing.
(Uncountable) The management of commercial enterprises, or the study of such management.
(Military) the act of releasing a member of the armed forces from service
Execution is defined as the process of putting someone to death, or the way a plan is carried out.
A joyous feast, holiday, or celebration; a festival.
The definition of metabolism is the organic and chemical processes inside of organisms that are necessary to maintain life, or how quickly you burn calories or fat.
The military government exercising control over an occupied nation or territory.
(US) The dividing line formed by combing the hair in different directions. syn. transl.
An area, division, or branch of learning or activity
Origination and development within the psyche, or mind; specif., the development of physical disorders as a result of mental conflicts rather than from organic causes (Intransitive) To receive a benefit (from); to be a beneficiary.
(Intransitive) To partake in a feast, or large meal.
To arrange for (contracted work) to be done in portions by others; subcontract.
To send (someone) on a mission.
To put forward in opposition; state by way of objection
To be the occasion of; give occasion to; cause
(Medicine) A surgical procedure for remedying an injury, ailment, defect, or dysfunction.
The capital and largest city of Rhode Island, in the northeast part of the state on Narragansett Bay. It was founded by Roger Williams in 1636 as a haven for religious dissenters and became prosperous as a port in the 1700s. Providence was joint capital with Newport until 1900.
To run at a slow speed or out of gear. Used of a motor or motor vehicle.
An elaborate, often outdoor entertainment.
To act, react, function, or perform in a particular way:
Go is defined as to move or leave.
To serve as an officiant.
To act toward (another) in a specified way:
(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
To prosper or flourish; be successful, esp. as the result of economical management
Substitute means to use something instead of the originally needed item or to have a person do something for another.
A set of customary or unchanging and often mechanically performed activities or procedures:
A set of instructions that performs a specific task for a main routine, requiring direction back to the proper place in the main routine on completion of the task.
The definition of procedure is order of the steps to be taken to make something happen, or how something is done.
a vaguely specified social event
a vaguely specified social event
(mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)
(Board games, computer games) A predefined and confined imaginary area where a game session takes place. The process of making maps. Manner by which something functions; the workings.
The definition of a soirée is a gathering or get-together, especially a posh or elegant one.
A computer program contained within another program that operates semi-independently of the encasing program.
Of, relating to, or in the interests of utility: Synonym Study
refers to a specific function or status, not necessarily the usual or customary one the judge spoke to him in the capacity of a friend
is applied to a task necessary in or appropriate to one's occupation, rank, status, etc. and carries a strong connotation of obligation the duties of a vicar
, in this connection, refers to the function of a person, as determined by his position, profession, or employment the office of a priest
is the broad, general term for the natural, required, or expected activity of a person or thing the function of the liver, of education, etc.
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