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  • 81 Collect Pond (Manhattan) — The Collect Pond (AKA Fresh Water PondKenneth T. Jackson: The Encyclopedia of New York City : The New York Historical Society; Yale University Press; 1995. P. 250.] ) was a body of fresh water near the southern tip of Manhattan in New York City,… …

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  • 82 Collect call — A collect call in the USA and Canada or reverse charge call in the UK and other countries (or calling collect) is a telephone call in which the calling party wants to place a call at the called party s expense. In the past, collect calls were… …

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  • 83 Collect on delivery — Cash on Delivery redirects here. For album by Ray Cash, see Cash on Delivery (album). For the 1954 film sometimes known by this title, see To Dorothy a Son. Collect on delivery (COD) is a financial transaction where the payment of products and/or …

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  • 84 collect on delivery — cod c.o.d. adj. (Commerce) an abbreviation of {collect on delivery}; payment due by the recipient on delivery; as, a COD parcel. [Also spelled {COD}.] Syn: collect, collect on delivery. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 85 collect call — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms collect call : singular collect call plural collect calls American a reverse charge call …

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  • 86 collect call — noun a telephone call that the receiving party is asked to pay for • Hypernyms: ↑call, ↑phone call, ↑telephone call * * * a long distance telephone call that is to be paid for by the person or station receiving it. [1965 70] * * * collect call UK …

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  • 87 collect on delivery — adjective (or adverb) : to be paid for in cash at the time of delivery to the buyer abbr. COD * * * collect on delivery (N American) Cash on delivery • • • Main Entry: ↑collect * * * collect on delivery, payment to be collected when goods are… …

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  • 88 collect on delivery — cod c.o.d. n. abbr. (Commerce) an abbreviation of {collect on delivery}; a method of payment by which goods are paid for when they are delivered to the customer s home or place of business. Contrasted to {payment in advance} or {terms} or… …

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  • 89 Collect for Purity — The Collect for Purity is the name traditionally given to the collect prayed near the beginning of the Eucharist in most Anglican rites. It was originally drafted in Latin for the Sarum missal and was part of the preparation prayers of priests… …

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  • 90 collect one's thoughts — verb To become mentally composed, especially after being distressed, surprised, or disoriented; to become calm or organized in ones emotional state or thinking, as in preparation for a conversation, speech, decision, etc …

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  • 91 collect one's thoughts —    If you collect your thoughts, you try to think calmly and clearly in order to prepare yourself mentally for something.     Anne stopped to collect her thoughts before calling back the customer …

    English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • 92 collect together — phr verb Collect together is used with these nouns as the object: ↑belongings …

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  • 93 collect evidence — gather witnesses, collect proof …

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  • 94 collect my thoughts — think calmly and clearly, organize my thoughts    She was glad when the kids left so she could collect her thoughts …

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  • 95 collect, collection, collector —    To collect is to accumulate objects. A collection is an accumulation of objects. A collector is a person who makes a collection …

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  • 96 collect oneself — regain control of oneself, typically after a shock. → collect …

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  • 97 collect on delivery — A provision, usually abbreviatcd to c.o.d., in a contract of shipment, whereby the carrier undertakes to collect from the consignee, upon delivery, a specified amount for and on behalf of the consignor, in addition to the carrier s own charges.… …

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  • 98 collect for the day — ˈkälikt, (ˌ)lekt : a collect appropriate for a particular day of the church year …

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  • 99 collect something up — colˌlect sthˈup derived to bring together things that are no longer being used • Would somebody collect up all the dirty glasses? Main entry: ↑collectderived …

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  • 100 collect call — a long distance telephone call that is to be paid for by the person or station receiving it. [1965 70] * * * …

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