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  • 81Opposite (semantics) — In lexical semantics, opposites are words that lie in an inherently incompatible binary relationship as in the opposite pairs male : female, long : short, up : down, and precede : follow. The notion of incompatibility here… …

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  • 82Opposite ring — In algebra, the opposite of a ring is another ring with the same elements and addition operation, but with the multiplication performed in the reverse order.[1] More precisely, the opposite of a ring (R, +, ·) is the ring (R, +, *), whose… …

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  • 83Opposite category — In category theory, a branch of mathematics, the opposite category or dual category Cop of a given category C is formed by reversing the morphisms, i.e. interchanging the source and target of each morphism. Doing the reversal twice yields the… …

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  • 84Opposite lock — For the similar technique used in bikes, see Countersteering (Motorcycle). A diagram showing the use of opposite lock steering. Note the angle of the front wheels. This car is traveling up and to the right. Blue indicates right steer, red left… …

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  • 85opposite sex — {n. phr.} The sex different from the one being discussed or mentioned. * /Fred came out and said he was gay, having never had any interest in the opposite sex./ …

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  • 86opposite sex — {n. phr.} The sex different from the one being discussed or mentioned. * /Fred came out and said he was gay, having never had any interest in the opposite sex./ …

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  • 87Opposite Day (film) — This article is about the comedy film. For the game, see Opposite Day. Opposite Day Poster Directed by R. Michael Givens …

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  • 88Opposite group — In group theory, a branch of mathematics, an opposite group is a way to construct a group from another group that allows one to define right action as a special case of left action. Definition Let G be a group under the operation * . The opposite …

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  • 89opposite sex — N SING: the N If you are talking about men and refer to the opposite sex, you mean women. If you are talking about women and refer to the opposite sex, you mean men. These people, usually men, seem unable to relate to the opposite sex... Body… …

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  • 90opposite number — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms opposite number : singular opposite number plural opposite numbers British someone s opposite number …

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  • 91Opposite Day (серия SpongeBob) — Серия SpongeBob SquarePants Opposite Day День наоборот Карточка серии Сезон: Первый Серия: 9b Сценарист: Чак Клейн, Джей Лендер, Даг Лоуренс …

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  • 92Opposite Editorial — Das Editorial (englisch) ist in der Regel das Vorwort des Herausgebers in einer Zeitschrift der Leitartikel einer Zeitung (Hauptbedeutung) oder gegebenenfalls auch das Impressum der Redaktion oder des Verlags (oft mit einem… …

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  • 93opposite number —    A person who holds the same position as oneself in another company or organization is called one s opposite number.     I spoke to my opposite number in several local companies and we all agreed to join the anti pollution campaign …

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  • 94ˌopposite ˈsex, the — noun [singular] for men, women are the opposite sex, and for women, men are the opposite sex …

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  • 95opposite party — An adversary in litigation. Under the statutory rule that when a suit is prosecuted by the heirs, assigns, devisees, legatees or personal representatives of a decedent, the opposite party, if he testifies on his own behalf, cannot testify to… …

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  • 96opposite number — {n. phr.} A person occupying the same position as someone in a different group, organization, or country. * /The opposite number of the President of the United States in Germany is the Chancellor of the Federal Republic./ …

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  • 97opposite number — {n. phr.} A person occupying the same position as someone in a different group, organization, or country. * /The opposite number of the President of the United States in Germany is the Chancellor of the Federal Republic./ …

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  • 98opposite-field — See opposite field. * * * …

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  • 99opposite number — counterpart; equivalent: New members with an interest in folk art will find their opposite numbers in the association s directory. [1905 10] * * * …

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  • 100opposite prompt — Chiefly Brit. Theat. the offstage area to the right as one faces the audience. Abbr.: O.P. Also, opposite prompt side. * * * …

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