Abyss

  • 1 Abyss — may mean:;Sciences and philosophy * Abyssal zone, a deep extent of the sea. * Abyssal plain, a flat area on the ocean floor. * Abyss (religion), is a bottomless depth. * Abyss (Thelema), a spiritual principle within the system of… …

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  • 2 Abyss — steht für: Abyss – Abgrund des Todes, Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 1989 DJ Abyss (* 1972), deutscher DJ Seasons in the Abyss, Metal Album der Band Slayer Abyss (Tauchroboter), ein kleines fernlenkbares U Boot des Leibniz Institut für… …

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  • 3 Abyss — puede referirse a: Tales of the Abyss, videojuego. The Abyss, película. The monster abyss, luchador profesional, de nombre real Chris Parks. ABYSS, sistema. Véase también Abismo Esta …

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  • 4 Abyss — • Primarily and classically an adjective, very deep Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Abyss     Abyss     † …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 5 Abyss — Разработчик Cases Computer Simulations Издатель Cases Computer Simulations Дата выпуска 1984 Жанр Приключенческая игра Платформы ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro, Acorn Electr …

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  • 6 Abyss — A*byss , n. [L. abyssus a bottomless gulf, fr. Gr. ? bottomless; a priv. + ? depth, bottom.] 1. A bottomless or unfathomed depth, gulf, or chasm; hence, any deep, immeasurable, and, specifically, hell, or the bottomless pit. [1913 Webster] Ye… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 abyss — abyss; abyss·al; …

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  • 8 abyss — [ə bis′] n. [L abyssus < Gr abyssos < a , without + byssos, bottom] 1. a deep fissure in the earth; bottomless gulf; chasm 2. anything too deep for measurement; profound depth [abyss of shame, of time, etc.] 3. the ocean depths 4. Theol.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 ABYSS — по английски Бездна или Пропасть , но группе по духу и образному выражению ближе все же Бездна . Музыканты объединились нынешним составом в сентябре 1999 года. К этому немаловажному событию в жизни подтолкнула предстоящая KISS Convention . С… …

    Русский рок. Малая энциклопедия

  • 10 abyss — index pitfall Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 11 abyss — (n.) late 14c., earlier abime (c.1300, from a form in Old French), from L.L. abyssus bottomless pit, from Gk. abyssos (limne) bottomless (pool), from a without (see A (Cf. a ) (2)) + byssos bottom, possibly related to bathos depth …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 Abyss —    Film de science fiction de James Cameron, avec Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Michael Biehn.   Pays: États Unis   Date de sortie: 1989   Technique: couleurs   Durée: 2 h 15    Résumé    Les ouvriers d une plate forme expérimentale de… …

    Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • 13 abyss — *gulf, chasm, abysm …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 14 abyss — [n] something very deep, usually a feature of land abysm, chasm, crevasse, depth, fissure, gorge, gulf, hole, pit, void; concepts 509,514 …

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  • 15 abyss — ► NOUN ▪ a very deep chasm. ORIGIN from Greek abussos bottomless …

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  • 16 Abyss — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Titre d œuvre Abyss, film de James Cameron sorti en 1989. Personnage Abyss, pseudonyme de Chris Parks, catcheur de la TNA. Abyss, personnage fictif de… …

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  • 17 abyss — [[t]æbɪ̱s[/t]] abysses 1) N COUNT: usu sing An abyss is a very deep hole in the ground. [LITERARY] 2) N COUNT: usu sing If someone is on the edge or brink of an abyss, they are about to enter into a very frightening or threatening situation.… …

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  • 18 abyss — a|byss [əˈbıs] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Late Latin; Origin: abyssus, from Greek, from abyssos bottomless , from a without + byssos depth ] 1.) a very dangerous or frightening situation abyss of ▪ The country might plunge into the abyss of economic… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 abyss — noun (C) literary 1 a deep empty space, seen from a high point such as a mountain: The ocean floor drops away into a dark abyss. 2 a very dangerous or frightening situation: the abyss of a nuclear war 3 a great difference which separates two… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 abyss — UK [əˈbɪs] / US noun [countable] Word forms abyss : singular abyss plural abysses 1) mainly journalism a very frightening or dangerous situation, or one in which there seems to be no hope The company was on the brink of a financial abyss. 2)… …

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