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  • 1hostile — hos‧tile [ˈhɒstaɪl ǁ ˈhɑːstl, ˈhɑːstaɪl] adjective FINANCE a hostile bid or takeover is one in which a company tries to buy another company whose shareholder S do not want to sell: • They ve managed to fight off a hostile takeover bid. * * * …

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  • 2hostile — [[t]hɒ̱staɪl, AM t(ə)l[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ to/towards n If you are hostile to another person or an idea, you disagree with them or disapprove of them, often showing this in your behaviour. Many people felt would be hostile to the idea of… …

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  • 3hostile — 01. My mother in law has been quite [hostile] towards me since my wife and I split up. 02. The United States has generally been [hostile] to any suggestion of holding talks with Cuba. 03. The President was met by [hostile] crowds when he came to… …

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  • 4hostile — adj. VERBS ▪ appear, be, feel, seem ▪ become, turn ▪ remain ▪ make sb …

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  • 5hostile — /ˈhɒstaɪl / (say hostuyl), Originally US / təl/ (say tuhl) adjective 1. opposed in feeling, action, or character; unfriendly; antagonistic: hostile criticism. 2. of or characteristic of an enemy: hostile ground. –noun 3. US a. a hostile or… …

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  • 6On Hostile Ground — Directed by Mario Azzopardi Produced by Frank Siracusa Written by Sharon Y. Cobb (Story and screenplay) Brian L. Ross (Teleplay) …

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  • 7On Hostile Ground (2000 film) — On Hostile Ground was a 2000 made for TV movie about a geologist who is attempting to prevent a giant set of interconnected sinkholes from devouring New Orleans. John Corbett ( My Big Fat Greek Wedding ) is Matt Andrews, a geologist who is asked… …

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  • 8user-hostile — adjective Difficult to use, especially for an untrained user. The existence of both these representations of the same title is certainly a case of overkill; an instance where too much information is as frustrating as too little. In an area where… …

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  • 9turn against someone — BECOME HOSTILE TO, take a dislike to. → turn …

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  • 10Counterintelligence — This article is a subset article of intelligence cycle security. Counterintelligence or counter intelligence (see spelling differences) (CI) refers to efforts made by intelligence organizations to prevent hostile or enemy intelligence… …

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  • 11Opening of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway — The Duke of Wellington s train and other locomotives being readied for departure from Liverpool, 15 September 1830 The opening of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway (L M) took place on 15 September 1830 …

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  • 12drug — drug1 /drug/, n., v., drugged, drugging. n. 1. Pharm. a chemical substance used in the treatment, cure, prevention, or diagnosis of disease or used to otherwise enhance physical or mental well being. 2. (in federal law) a. any substance… …

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  • 13Drug — /droog/, n. Zoroastrianism. the cosmic principle of disorder and falsehood. Cf. Asha. [ < Avestan drauga] * * * I Any chemical agent that affects the function of living things. Some, including antibiotics, stimulants, tranquilizers,&#8230; …

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  • 14Homosexuality — Sexual orientation Orientations Asexual&#160;· Bisexual&#160;· Heterosexual&#160;· Homosexual …

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  • 15turn — v. & n. v. 1 tr. & intr. move around a point or axis so that the point or axis remains in a central position; give a rotary motion to or receive a rotary motion (turned the wheel; the wheel turns; the key turns in the lock). 2 tr. & intr. change&#8230; …

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  • 16Community of Wikipedia — Wikipedians redirect here. You may be looking for Wikipedia:Wikipedians Community of Wikipedia Wikimania, an annual conference for users of Wikipedia and other projects operated by the Wikimedia Foundation. The community of Wikipedia is a loosely …

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  • 17George Canning — For other people named George Canning, see George Canning (disambiguation). The Right Honourable George Canning Prime Minister of the United Kingdom …

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  • 18Monster infighting — is a term popularized by the FPS games in the Doom series and other similar games released in the 1990s. It occurs when two or more of the computer controlled opponents accidentally attack each other and then retaliate, causing a string of back&#8230; …

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  • 19Constantin Stere — in 1895 Personal details Born June 1, 1865(1865 06 01) Horodişte, Bessarabia, Russian Empire Died June …

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  • 20Comanche history — For a summary of Comanche history see Comanche. Comanche territory c.1850 Forming a part of the Eastern Shoshone linguistic group in southeastern Wyoming who moved on to the buffalo Plains around 1500 AD (based on glottochronological estimations) …

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