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An extensive task undertaken by a student or group of students to apply, illustrate, or supplement classroom lessons.
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  1. An extensive task undertaken by a student or group of students to apply, illustrate, or supplement classroom lessons.
  2. A housing project.
  3. An undertaking requiring concerted effort:
A reasoned purpose; an intent:
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  1. A reasoned purpose; an intent:
  2. The art or practice of designing or making designs:
  3. The purposeful or inventive arrangement of parts or details:
A secret, usually evil, project or scheme; conspiracy
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  1. A secret, usually evil, project or scheme; conspiracy
  2. A secret plan to accomplish a hostile or illegal purpose; a scheme.
  3. A small area of ground marked off for some special use
The devising or execution of such schemes or maneuvers:
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  1. The devising or execution of such schemes or maneuvers:
  2. Any trick or scheme for achieving some purpose
  3. A scheme or maneuver designed to achieve an objective, as in surprising an enemy or deceiving someone.
To carry on a secret love affair
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  1. To carry on a secret love affair
  2. To engage in secret or underhand schemes; plot.
  3. To plot or scheme secretly or underhandedly
To project, cast, or set forth, as in a projection of light.
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  1. To project, cast, or set forth, as in a projection of light.
  2. To form by an exercise of ingenuity; to devise; to plan; to scheme; to plot.
  3. To plan with evil intent; scheme:
To form, plan, or arrange in the mind; design or contrive:
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  1. To form, plan, or arrange in the mind; design or contrive:
  2. (Law) To transmit or give (real property) by will.
  3. To work out or create (something) by thinking; contrive; plan; invent
To draw (the curve thus determined)
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  1. To draw (the curve thus determined)
  2. To represent graphically, as on a chart:
  3. To form a plot for; prearrange secretly or deviously:
A type of paper-based reproduction process producing white-on-blue images, used primarily for technical and architecture's drawings, now largely replaced by other technologies.
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  1. A type of paper-based reproduction process producing white-on-blue images, used primarily for technical and architecture's drawings, now largely replaced by other technologies.
  2. (Informal, by extension) Any detailed plan, whether literal or figurative.
  3. Any exact or detailed plan or outline
A graphic representation, especially a detailed plan for construction or manufacture.
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  1. A graphic representation, especially a detailed plan for construction or manufacture.
  2. A plan; scheme; project
  3. A particular plan or method:
Any long-range strategy to reach an objective
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  1. Any long-range strategy to reach an objective
  2. (Sports) The strategy devised before or used during an event.
  3. (Idiomatic) Any strategy devised to reach a given objective.
A plan, purpose, or goal:
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  1. A plan, purpose, or goal:
  2. A plan; scheme; project; intention; aim
  3. A sense that something can happen; a notion or expectation:
A page or set of pages marked to indicate this design.
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  1. A page or set of pages marked to indicate this design.
  2. A plan for such arrangement.
  3. The manner in which anything is laid out; arrangement; specif., the plan or makeup of a newspaper, book page, advertisement, etc.
A program or policy stipulating a service or benefit:
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  1. A program or policy stipulating a service or benefit:
  2. A systematic arrangement of elements or important parts; a configuration or outline:
  3. A scheme or program for making, doing, or arranging something; project, design, schedule, etc.
A housing project.
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  1. A housing project.
  2. An undertaking requiring concerted effort:
  3. A proposal of something to be done; plan; scheme
(Psychol.) A mental image produced in response to a stimulus, that becomes a framework or basis for analyzing or responding to other related stimuli
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  1. (Psychol.) A mental image produced in response to a stimulus, that becomes a framework or basis for analyzing or responding to other related stimuli
  2. (Psychology) A pattern imposed on complex reality or experience to assist in explaining it, mediate perception, or guide response.
  3. A plan, outline, or model:
The art or skill of using stratagems in endeavors such as politics and business.
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  1. The art or skill of using stratagems in endeavors such as politics and business.
  2. A stratagem or the artful use of stratagems
  3. A plan of action resulting from strategy or intended to accomplish a specific goal.
A small group of persons joined in a secret, often political, intrigue; junta
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  1. A small group of persons joined in a secret, often political, intrigue; junta
  2. A secret scheme or plot.
  3. The intrigues of such a group; plot
In divorce law, in states that do not have no-fault divorce, an agreement between husband and wife to suppress facts, manufacture false evidence, or to do some act that would create or appear to create a ground for divorce. If discovered, the agreement will cause the divorce to be denied.
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  1. In divorce law, in states that do not have no-fault divorce, an agreement between husband and wife to suppress facts, manufacture false evidence, or to do some act that would create or appear to create a ground for divorce. If discovered, the agreement will cause the divorce to be denied.
  2. An often secret action taken by two or more parties to achieve an illegal or improper purpose.
  3. A secret agreement for fraudulent or illegal purpose; conspiracy
(Law) Cooperation in the commission of an illegal or wrongful act.
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  1. (Law) Cooperation in the commission of an illegal or wrongful act.
  2. The process of conniving.
  3. The assent to, encouragement of, or promotion of another’s wrongdoing by silence or feigned ignorance. See also conspiracy. The assent to, encouragement of, or promotion of another’s wrongdoing by silence or feigned ignorance. See also conspiracy. To be in collusion with another person. See also conspiracy. In family law, the consent by one spouse of the other spouse’s improper conduct (such as adultery), either in advance of the conduct or while it is occurring, when that wrongful conduct is a potential ground for divorce.
The group taking part in such a plan
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  1. The group taking part in such a plan
  2. A combining or working together
  3. Two or more individuals acting together to commit a crime or to commit a lawful act by unlawful means even if they are not aware of each other’s participation or role in the conspiracy. For example, Smith and Jones prepare to commit a crime. Jones enlists Adam’s help. Even though Adams and Smith are unaware of each other’s participation, there is a conspiracy between the two to commit the crime and they will be held liable for each other’s actions.
A secret love affair
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  1. A secret love affair
  2. The practice of or involvement in such schemes:
  3. A secret or underhand scheme; a plot.
A crafty scheme or cunning design for the accomplishment of a sinister end.
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  1. A crafty scheme or cunning design for the accomplishment of a sinister end.
  2. The act of scheming or plotting.
  3. An artful or secret plot or scheme, esp. one with evil intent
A small piece of ground, generally used for a specific purpose:
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  1. A small piece of ground, generally used for a specific purpose:
  2. The pattern or sequence of events in a narrative or drama.
  3. A secret, usually evil, project or scheme; conspiracy
To act in collusion or conspire, esp. for a fraudulent purpose
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  1. To act in collusion or conspire, esp. for a fraudulent purpose
  2. To act together, often in secret, to achieve an illegal or improper purpose:
To pretend not to see or look (at something wrong or evil), thus giving tacit consent or cooperation; feign ignorance of another's wrongdoing
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  1. To pretend not to see or look (at something wrong or evil), thus giving tacit consent or cooperation; feign ignorance of another's wrongdoing
  2. To cooperate secretly in an illegal or wrongful action; collude:
  3. To scheme; plot.
To plan or plot secretly.
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  1. To plan or plot secretly.
  2. To plan and act together secretly, esp. in order to commit a crime
  3. To combine or work together for any purpose or toward any effect
To carry on a secret love affair
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  1. To carry on a secret love affair
  2. To engage in secret or underhand schemes; plot.
  3. To plot or scheme secretly or underhandedly
To devise, plan, or plot artfully, esp. with evil intent
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  1. To devise, plan, or plot artfully, esp. with evil intent
  2. To devise (a scheme or plot).
To draw (the curve thus determined)
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  1. To draw (the curve thus determined)
  2. To represent graphically, as on a chart:
  3. To form a plot for; prearrange secretly or deviously:
To make a blueprint for.
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  1. To make a blueprint for.
  2. To make a detailed operational plan for.
  3. To lay a plan for.
To choose actors for (a play, for example).
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  1. To choose actors for (a play, for example).
  2. To form (molten metal, plastic, etc.) into a particular shape by pouring or pressing into a mold
  3. To deliberate; plan
To be ranked on a chart of best-selling items:
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  1. To be ranked on a chart of best-selling items:
  2. To plot (a course) on, or by reference to, a chart or charts
  3. To plan (a course of action)
To cause an offspring to begin life
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  1. To cause an offspring to begin life
  2. To cause to begin life
  3. To begin or originate in a specific way:
To plan with evil intent; scheme:
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  1. To plan with evil intent; scheme:
  2. To project, cast, or set forth, as in a projection of light.
  3. To form by an exercise of ingenuity; to devise; to plan; to scheme; to plot.
To plan and carry out, esp. by artistic arrangement or in a skillful way
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  1. To plan and carry out, esp. by artistic arrangement or in a skillful way
  2. To make a graphic or schematic representation of (something), especially as a plan for its structure:
  3. To plan to do; purpose; intend
To form, plan, or arrange in the mind; design or contrive:
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  1. To form, plan, or arrange in the mind; design or contrive:
  2. (Law) To transmit or give (real property) by will.
  3. To work out or create (something) by thinking; contrive; plan; invent
To work out or form in one's mind; devise, develop, contrive, etc.
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  1. To work out or form in one's mind; devise, develop, contrive, etc.
  2. To reduce to, or express in, a formula; to put in a clear and definite form of statement or expression.
  3. To express (a theory, plan, etc.) in a systematic way
To prearrange (a contest) so as to ensure a desired fraudulent outcome; fix:
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  1. To prearrange (a contest) so as to ensure a desired fraudulent outcome; fix:
  2. To shape, fashion, or form, usually according to a pattern; design
  3. To conceive or design:
Simple past tense of lie, when pertaining to position.
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  1. Simple past tense of lie, when pertaining to position.
  2. To work out; devise
  3. To put or set in order or readiness for use:
To devise a scheme for doing, making, or arranging
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  1. To devise a scheme for doing, making, or arranging
  2. To have as a specific aim or purpose; intend:
  3. To formulate a scheme or program for the accomplishment, enactment, or attainment of:
To be effective in the projection of one's voice, ideas, etc.
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  1. To be effective in the projection of one's voice, ideas, etc.
  2. To send out into space; cast:
  3. To propose (an act or plan of action)
To formulate a strategy.
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  1. To formulate a strategy.
  2. To plan a strategy or strategies
  1. To smooth.
  2. (Intransitive) Used other than as an idiom: see work,"Ž out.
  3. (Intransitive) To habitually exercise rigorously, especially by lifting weights, in order to increase strength or muscle mass or maintain fitness.
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