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  • 21 surge — /sɜdʒ / (say serj) noun 1. a strong forward or upward movement, rush, or sweep, like that of swelling or rolling waves: the onward surge of an angry mob. 2. a strong, wavelike volume or body of something: a surge of smoke. 3. the rolling swell of …

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  • 22 undulation — /ʌndʒəˈleɪʃən/ (say unjuh layshuhn) noun 1. the act of undulating; a waving motion. 2. wavy form or outline. 3. one of a series of wavelike bends, curves, or elevations. 4. Physics the motion of waves; a wave; a vibration …

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  • 23 Warp — Warp, v. i. 1. To turn, twist, or be twisted out of shape; esp., to be twisted or bent out of a flat plane; as, a board warps in seasoning or shrinking. [1913 Webster] One of you will prove a shrunk panel, and, like green timber, warp, warp. Shak …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 24 waff — noun Etymology: English dialect waff to wave Date: 1600 1. chiefly Scottish a waving motion 2. chiefly Scottish puff, gust …

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  • 25 Cyanobacteria — Temporal range: 3500–0 Ma Had n Archean …

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  • 26 Snake charming — is the practice of apparently hypnotising a snake by simply playing an instrument. A typical performance may also include handling the snakes or performing other seemingly dangerous acts, as well as other street performance staples, like juggling …

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  • 27 Allan Herschell Company — The The Allan Herschell Company was a company that specialized in the creation of amusement rides, particularly carousels and roller coasters.urviving Allan Herschell Company rides* Restored 1938 wooden carousel, Carnivàle Lune Bleue, Ottawa, ON… …

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  • 28 undulating — moving in waves, e.g. fish swimming; movement of the female fish s in a waving motion used to move gravel for the construction of a redd …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 29 undulation — un·du·la·tion || ‚ʌndjÊŠ leɪʃn / dÊ’É™ n. act of undulating; waving motion; wavy form, wave like bend or curve …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 30 undulations — un·du·la·tion || ‚ʌndjÊŠ leɪʃn / dÊ’É™ n. act of undulating; waving motion; wavy form, wave like bend or curve …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 31 swing — I. v. n. 1. Oscillate, vibrate, wave, move to and fro, move backward and forward. 2. Depend, hang, dangle, hang loose. 3. (Colloq.) Be hanged, hang. II. v. a. 1. Cause to swing, wave, or vibrate. 2. Wave, flourish …

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  • 32 waff — waff1 [waf, wäf] n. [var. of WAVE] [Scot. or North Eng.] Scot. North Eng. 1. a wave, or waving motion, as in signaling 2. a puff or gust, as of air 3. a glimpse 4. a ghost waff2 [waf, wäf] adj …

    English World dictionary

  • 33 throw someone a kiss — throw (someone) a kiss : to kiss the palm of your hand and move your hand quickly away from your mouth in a waving motion toward (someone) • • • Main Entry: ↑kiss …

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  • 34 throw a kiss — throw (someone) a kiss : to kiss the palm of your hand and move your hand quickly away from your mouth in a waving motion toward (someone) • • • Main Entry: ↑kiss …

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  • 35 Types of gestures — Gestures are a form of body language or non verbal communication.Although some gestures, such as the ubiquitous act of pointing, differ little from one place to another, most gestures do not have invariable or universal meanings, having specific… …

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  • 36 List of capoeira techniques — This is a list of techniques used in capoeira. Capoeira has a variety of different techniques that make use of the hands, feet, legs, arms and head. Both kicks, punches and takedowns are among the offensive movements, but the emphasis is normally …

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  • 37 wave — I. verb (waved; waving) Etymology: Middle English, from Old English wafian to wave with the hands; akin to Old English wæfan to clothe and perhaps to Old English wefan to weave Date: before 12th century intransitive verb 1. to motion with the… …

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  • 38 Ronald Reagan — Reagan redirects here. For other uses, see Reagan (disambiguation). Ronald Reagan 40th President of the United States In office …

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  • 39 Popping — is a funk dance and street dance style based on the technique of quickly contracting and relaxing muscles to cause a jerk in the dancer s body, referred to as a pop or a hit . This is done continuously to the rhythm of a song in combination with… …

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  • 40 In the Night Garden — This article is about a British children s television series. For other uses, see In the Night (disambiguation). In the Night Garden… Format Children s television series Created by Andrew Davenport Developed by Ragdoll Productions …

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