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  • 21bearing — noun 1) a man of military bearing Syn: posture, stance, carriage, gait, deportment; formal comportment 2) a regal bearing Syn: demeanor, manner, air, aspect, attitude, behavior …

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  • 22bearing — bear|ing [ˈbeərıŋ US ˈber ] n 1.) have a/some/no etc bearing on sth to have an effect or influence on something, or not have any effect or influence ▪ Exercise has a direct bearing on how healthy you are. 2.) lose your bearings a) to become… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 23-bearing — [[t] beərɪŋ[/t]] COMB in ADJ bearing combines with nouns to form adjectives which describe things that hold the specified substance inside them. ...oil bearing rocks. ...snow bearing clouds. ...malaria bearing mosquitos. Syn: carrying …

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  • 24bearing — noun 1) a man of military bearing Syn: posture, stance, carriage, gait; Brit. deportment 2) a rather regal bearing Syn: demeanour, manner, air, aspect, attitude, style 3) …

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  • 25bearing — n. 1 a person s bodily attitude or outward behaviour. 2 (foll. by on, upon) relation or relevance to (his comments have no bearing on the subject). 3 endurability (beyond bearing). 4 a part of a machine that supports a rotating or other moving… …

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  • 26Bearing — Bear Bear (b[^a]r), v. t. [imp. {Bore} (b[=o]r) (formerly {Bare} (b[^a]r)); p. p. {Born} (b[^o]rn), {Borne} (b[=o]rn); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bearing}.] [OE. beren, AS. beran, beoran, to bear, carry, produce; akin to D. baren to bring forth, G. geb[… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 27bearing — The horizontal angle at a given point measured clockwise from a specific datum point to a second point. See also grid bearing; relative bearing; true bearing …

    Military dictionary

  • 28bearing — 1. adjective /ˈbɛərɪŋ/ Of a beam, column, or other device, carrying weight or load; as, a bearing wall. 2. noun /ˈbɛərɪŋ/ a) A mechanical device that supports anot …

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  • 29bearing — bear•ing [[t]ˈbɛər ɪŋ[/t]] n. 1) the manner in which one conducts or carries oneself, including posture and gestures: a person of dignified bearing[/ex] 2) the act, capability, or period of producing or bringing forth 3) something that is… …

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  • 30bearing — /ˈbɛərɪŋ / (say bairring) noun 1. the manner in which one bears or carries oneself, including posture, gestures, etc.: a person of dignified bearing. 2. the act, capability, or period of producing or bringing forth: a tree past bearing. 3. that… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 31bearing in — (Out) Go wide on the turns (Bearing Out), running toward the inside rail (Bearing In). Failing to maintain a straight course, veering to the left or right. Can be caused by injury, fatigue, outside distraction, or poor riding …

    Equestrian sports dictionary

  • 32bearing — i. The horizontal angle at a given point measured clockwise from a specific reference datum to a second point. The bearing can be true, magnetic, relative, or grid, depending on the selected datum. ii. A surface that supports and reduces friction …

    Aviation dictionary

  • 33bearing — noun 1 have some/no etc bearing on to have some influence, no influence etc on something: Recent market fluctuations have had a direct bearing on company policy. 2 lose your bearings to become confused about where you are or what you should do… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 34bearing — [ˈbeərɪŋ] noun [singular] the particular way in which someone stands, moves, or behaves • get/find your bearings to find out where you are and where other things are[/ex] have some/no bearing on sth to be relevant/not relevant to something[/ex]… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 35bearing — tikrasis orientavimo kampas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Kampas, matuojamas nuo šiaurės krypties pagal laikrodžio rodyklę. atitikmenys: angl. bearing; true bearing pranc. relèvement géographique; relèvement vrai ryšiai: dar žiūrėk –… …

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  • 36bearing — / beərɪŋ/ adjective which bears, which produces ● certificates bearing interest at 5% ● interest bearing deposits …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 37Bearing — What is displayed on a coat of *arms; when bearing is used in the singular, one charge is referred to …

    Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • 38bearing — noun 1》 a person s way of standing, moving, or behaving. 2》 relation; relevance: the case has no bearing on the issues. 3》 (bearings) a device in a machine that allows two parts to rotate or move in contact with each other with reduced friction.… …

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  • 39bearing — n 1. manner, demeanor, air, attitude, temperament; carriage, gait, posture, pose, port; comportment, behavior, conduct, deportment; front, mien, aspect; appearance, look, cast, presence. 2. procreation, germination, propagation, reproduction;… …

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  • 40bearing —   1. Carrying. Hapaina.   2. Mien. Ano, hālina.    ♦ Noble bearing, kohu ali i.   3. Position. Kūlana o ka moku (of a ship) …

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