hoarding

  • 21hoarding — noun (C) BrE 1 a high fence around a piece of land where something is being built 2 a high fence or board on which large advertisements are stuck; billboard AmE …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 22Hoarding — A temporary wooden balcony suspended from the tops of walls and towers before a battle, from which missiles and arrows could be dropped or fired accurately toward the base of the wall …

    Medieval glossary

  • 23hoarding — hoard·ing …

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  • 24hoarding — [ˈhɔːdɪŋ] noun [C] British a large board used for advertising outside …

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  • 25hoarding — I. /ˈhɔdɪŋ / (say hawding) noun 1. the act of someone who hoards. 2. (plural) that which is hoarded. {hoard + ing1} II. /ˈhɔdɪŋ / (say hawding) noun 1. a temporary fence enclosing a building during erection. 2 …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 26hoarding — Act of holding and acquiring goods in short supply beyond the reasonable needs of the person so holding. See also profiteering Fence enclosing house and materials while builders are at work …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 27hoarding — Act of holding and acquiring goods in short supply beyond the reasonable needs of the person so holding. See also profiteering Fence enclosing house and materials while builders are at work …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 28hoarding — Noun: A protective board fence; a palisade; a billboard. Verb: See hoard …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 29hoarding — n. 1 Brit. a large, usu. wooden, structure used to carry advertisements etc. 2 a board fence erected round a building site etc., often used for displaying posters etc. Etymology: obs. hoard f. AF h(o)urdis f. OF hourd, hort, rel. to HURDLE …

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  • 30Hoarding (animal behaviour) — Hoarding is type of animal behaviour where an an animal will store its food within a cache, in times of surplus, for times when food is less plentiful. It will also scatter hoard when it can t defend a large concentration of stored food. In other …

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  • 31Hoarding: Buried Alive — est une série télévisée américaine de type documentaire et dont la première a été télédiffusée sur la chaîne TLC le 14 mars 2010. L’émission suit des syllogomanes à travers leurs expériences de vie et les aide à apprendre à gérer leur… …

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  • 32Hoarding (disambiguation) — Hoarding may refer to:*Temporary fencing enclosing a construction site *Hoarding, the gathering and storing of goods **Compulsive hoarding, a pathological hoarding by humans ***Animal hoarding, the compulsive hoarding of animals *Hoarding… …

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  • 33Hoarding (castles) — A hoarding was a temporary wooden (shed like) construction that was placed on the exterior of the ramparts of a castle during a siege.The purpose of a hoarding was to allow the defenders to improve their field of fire along the length of a wall… …

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  • 34Compulsive hoarding — in an apartment, early 1970s Compulsive hoarding (or pathological hoarding or disposophobia)[1] is the acquisition of possessions (and failure to use or discard them) in excess of socially normative amounts, even if the items are worthless,… …

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  • 35Animal hoarding — involves keeping higher than usual numbers of animals as pets without having the ability to properly house or care for them, while at the same time denying this inability. Compulsive hoarding can be characterized as a symptom of obsessive… …

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  • 36Animal-Hoarding — Tierhorten (engl. animal hoarding) ist eine psychische Störung die zum unkontrollierten Halten und Sammeln von lebenden Haustieren führt. Die Haltungsbedingungen unterschreiten alle Standards der Tierhaltung (Hygiene, Pflege, Fütterung,… …

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  • 37Animal Hoarding — Tierhorten (engl. animal hoarding) ist eine psychische Störung die zum unkontrollierten Halten und Sammeln von lebenden Haustieren führt. Die Haltungsbedingungen unterschreiten alle Standards der Tierhaltung (Hygiene, Pflege, Fütterung,… …

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  • 38animal hoarding — (an.uh.mul HOHR.ding) pp. Keeping more pets than one is able to adequately care for. animal hoarding adj. animal hoarder n. Example Citation: Harc defines an animal hoarder as someone who accumulates large numbers of animals; fails to provide… …

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  • 39Animal hoarding — L Animal hoarding (« accumulation d animaux » en anglais) est une maladie mentale qui consiste à posséder trop d animaux de compagnie. Plus exactement, on possède plus d animaux que l on n en peut héberger, nourrir et soigner… …

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  • 40Saison 1 de Hoarding: Buried Alive — La première saison de Hoarding: Buried Alive a été diffusée sur les ondes de la chaîne télévisée TLC du 14 mars au 9 mai 2010 et compte 9 épisodes. Sommaire 1 Épisode 1: Bienvenue dans mon cauchemar 2 Épisode 2: Au delà de l’embarras …

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