A measure of weight (especially for gold and silver), once used throughout Europe, equivalent to 8 oz.
The point of time at which a transaction or event takes place, or is appointed to take place; a given point of time; epoch; as, the date of a battle. A specific day.
The shortening of the time, or the immediate creation or vesting, of a legal duty, interest, or right that was to arise or vest in the future. See also acceleration clause.
A linear map from one reference frame to another in which each coordinate is increased or decreased by an independent constant or linear function. A boost corresponds to a shift of the entire coordinate system without any rotation of its axes.
(Music) a short musical composition for an informal occasion often with the character of improvisation and usually to be played solo.
Any drug, medicine, etc., as an amphetamine, caffeine, nicotine, or cocaine, that temporarily increases the activity of some vital process, organ, or system, esp. the nervous system
The act or an instance of seizing or the condition of being seized.
(Informal) An arrest.
(In compounds) Of or pertaining to a certain category of professions as symbolized by typical clothing.
Pinch is defined as a squeeze, or a difficulty, or a tiny amount of something.
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
The upward stroke made by a conductor to indicate the beat that leads into a new measure.
A similar piece of ammunition, such as a shotgun shell.
Anything that stimulates, invigorates, refreshes, heartens, etc.
mechanical device consisting of a light balanced arm that carries the cartridge
The definition of a getaway is an escape, or a fast start of a racing car, or a vacation, or a vacation destination.
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