A beneficial factor or combination of factors:
An allowance of a certain amount of time or distance in starting, granted in a race (other contest of skill) to the competitor possessing disadvantages; or an additional weight or other hindrance imposed upon the one possessing advantages, in order to equalize, as much as possible, the chances of success.
(Sports) A start before other contestants in a race.
Something sticking out from a surface; a swelling, protuberant part; a bending outward, especially when caused by pressure.
The movable part of a drawbridge.
The state or quality of being superior, or higher, greater, better, etc.
The position of advantage or control
The inner, shorter way around an oval racetrack
(Comput.) A program instruction that causes an instruction in another part of the program to be the next executed
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A choice center cut of meat, as of beef:
A point of view; an attitude:
The mental position from which things are judged; point of view
The mental position from which things are viewed and judged; point of view
(Usually uncountable) One or more people employed to help in the maintenance of a house or the operation of a farm or enterprise.
Something in addition; excess; surplus
The ability to perceive things in their actual interrelations or comparative importance:
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