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A part of a house, lot, district, city, etc. having a specific use or character
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  1. A part of a house, lot, district, city, etc. having a specific use or character
  2. A distinct part or section, as of a building, set aside for a specific function:
  3. A division of experience, activity, or knowledge; a field:
Of or pertaining to a blue chip investment
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  1. Of or pertaining to a blue chip investment
  2. (Informal) Excellent, valuable, etc.
  3. Designating or of the high-quality stock of certain large, well-established companies with a history of financial stability, consistent profitability, etc.
(Slang) Great in extent, importance, impressiveness, etc.
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  1. (Slang) Great in extent, importance, impressiveness, etc.
  2. (Informal) Prominent or important:
  3. (Sports) Of or relating to a major league:
(Informal) Impressive or formidable:
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  1. (Informal) Impressive or formidable:
  2. (Informal) Prominent or important; major:
  3. Major league.
Being a leader in one's field.
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  1. Being a leader in one's field.
  2. Of the heavyweight boxing (similar) division.
  3. Being relatively heavy.
Of or relating to financial assets, especially being or related to those financial assets that add to the net worth of a business:
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  1. Of or relating to financial assets, especially being or related to those financial assets that add to the net worth of a business:
  2. Most important or most serious; principal; chief
  3. First and foremost; principal:
Bright-red, like the robe of a cardinal
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  1. Bright-red, like the robe of a cardinal
  2. Of foremost importance; paramount:
  3. Of main importance; principal; chief
Highest, as in rank or office; foremost
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  1. Highest, as in rank or office; foremost
  2. Most important or significant; main; principal
  3. Highest in rank, authority, or office:
Ranking before all others; foremost in rank, quality, importance, etc.; principal
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  1. Ranking before all others; foremost in rank, quality, importance, etc.; principal
  2. Corresponding in order to the number one.
  3. Ranking above all others, as in importance or quality; foremost:
More prominent or important than others, especially in position or rank:
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  1. More prominent or important than others, especially in position or rank:
  2. First in rank or importance; leading
Of crucial importance; significant:
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  1. Of crucial importance; significant:
  2. Controlling; essential; important
Having a position in the lead; foremost:
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  1. Having a position in the lead; foremost:
  2. Principal; chief
  3. Ranking first.
Most important; principal.
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  1. Most important; principal.
  2. (Nautical) Connected to or located near the mainmast:
  3. Chief in size, extent, importance, etc.; principal; leading; specif., designating a large central unit on which subsidiaries or branches depend
First in rank, order, or importance:
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  1. First in rank, order, or importance:
Highest in rank, power, or authority:
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  1. Highest in rank, power, or authority:
  2. Of chief concern or importance:
First in status or importance; principal or chief:
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  1. First in status or importance; principal or chief:
(Ornithology) Designating or of the large, stiff feathers on the last section, or hand, of a bird's wing
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  1. (Ornithology) Designating or of the large, stiff feathers on the last section, or hand, of a bird's wing
  2. Relating to the replacement of only one of several atoms or groups in a compound, such as an amine in which one valence of the functional group is taken by a carbon atom.
  3. First in importance; chief; principal; main
Being the most desired or suitable example of something:
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  1. Being the most desired or suitable example of something:
  2. From which others are derived; fundamental; basic
  3. First or highest in rank or importance; main:
Highest or among the highest in rank, authority, importance, degree, etc.
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  1. Highest or among the highest in rank, authority, importance, degree, etc.
  2. Of, relating to, or being financial principal, or a principal in a financial transaction.
  3. First or highest in rank or importance.
Of, situated at, or being the top; uppermost, highest, greatest, or foremost
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  1. Of, situated at, or being the top; uppermost, highest, greatest, or foremost
  2. Of the highest degree, quality, rank, or amount:
  3. Of or having to do with the Top 40 or the kind of popular music they represent
Comparative form of high: more high
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  1. Comparative form of high: more high
Comparative form of large: more large
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  1. Comparative form of large: more large
Tending to be stronger than its counterpart or used for the most important tasks or in the most pressing situations:
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  1. Tending to be stronger than its counterpart or used for the most important tasks or in the most pressing situations:
  2. Being a species that has the greatest effect within its ecological community, especially by determining the presence, abundance, or type of other species. As a plant community progresses through stages of succession, different species may become dominant for a period until the climax community is reached, at which point the dominant species remains stable until a major disruption occurs. Among animals, the dominant species in a community is generally the top predator or the most abundant or widespread species.
  3. Higher; overlooking:
Characterized by groups or radicals that are attached to the end carbon atom of a chain, i.e., to a CH2 group (Ex.: primary alcohols, CH2OH; primary amines, CH2NH2)
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  1. Characterized by groups or radicals that are attached to the end carbon atom of a chain, i.e., to a CH2 group (Ex.: primary alcohols, CH2OH; primary amines, CH2NH2)
  2. (Ornithology) Designating or of the large, stiff feathers on the last section, or hand, of a bird's wing
  3. (Linguis.) Having as its fundamental form a base or other element that cannot be broken down
Higher in place, position, or rank:
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  1. Higher in place, position, or rank:
  2. Situated on higher ground, further inland, or more northerly.
  3. Situated on higher ground:
  1. (Archaic) exceptional, extraordinary
  2. Extreme; extraordinary:
  3. Surpassing; extraordinary; extreme
Most remote in any direction; outermost or farthest:
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  1. Most remote in any direction; outermost or farthest:
  2. Participating or tending to participate in a very dangerous or difficult sport:
  3. Being in or attaining the greatest or highest degree; very intense:
Going beyond the usual limit; excessive; extreme, esp. in opinions
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  1. Going beyond the usual limit; excessive; extreme, esp. in opinions
  2. Immoderately adhering to a belief, fashion, or course of action; extreme.
Done; finished; past; obsolete
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  1. Done; finished; past; obsolete
  2. Having reached the other side; having got across
  3. Upper, outer, superior, excessive, or extra
Appearing earlier in the same text:
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  1. Appearing earlier in the same text:
  2. Placed, found, mentioned, etc. above or earlier
Having or likely to have a major effect; important:
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  1. Having or likely to have a major effect; important:
  2. Having or expressing a covert or nonverbal meaning; suggestive:
  3. Having or expressing a meaning:
Most important; principal.
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  1. Most important; principal.
  2. Chief in size, extent, importance, etc.; principal; leading; specif., designating a large central unit on which subsidiaries or branches depend
  3. (Nautical) Connected to or located near the mainmast:
Having or exercising influence.
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  1. Having or exercising influence.
  2. Having or exerting influence, esp. great influence; powerful; effective
  3. Having or exerting influence.
An area of academic concentration; a discipline.
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One concerning which something is said or done; a person or thing being discussed or dealt with:
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  1. One concerning which something is said or done; a person or thing being discussed or dealt with:
  2. A person or animal that is the object of medical or scientific study:
  3. A course or area of study:
The scene or an area of military operations or maneuvers:
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  1. The scene or an area of military operations or maneuvers:
  2. An area or region where business activities are conducted:
  3. (TV) The area viewed by the camera
The presentation itself:
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  1. The presentation itself:
  2. A set of coded instructions that enables a machine, especially a computer, to perform a desired sequence of operations.
  3. A plan or system of academic and related or ancillary activities:
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