Squatting

  • 1 Squatting — Squatter redirects here. For other uses, see Squat (disambiguation). For the resting position, where the weight of the body is on the feet, see squatting position. Part of the Politics series on …

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  • 2 Squatting — Squat Squat, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Squatted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Squatting}.] [OE. squatten to crush, OF. esquater, esquatir (cf. It. quatto squat, cowering), perhaps fr. L. ex + coactus, p. p. of cogere to drive or urge together. See {Cogent},… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 squatting — skwÉ‘t /skwÉ’t n. low crouching position; act of squatting; (Sports) weight lifting exercise wherein the lifter lifts a barbell while rising from a crouching position ; (Zoology) animal s den (such as a hare etc.); place inhabited by squatters… …

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  • 4 Squatting — Unter Squatter (engl., squatter = Besetzer, spr. skuotter, von to squat, niederkauern) versteht man allgemein Siedler oder Siedlerbewegungen, die sich ohne Rechtstitel auf einem Stück unbebautem Land niederlassen. In der jüngeren Geschichte… …

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  • 5 squatting — noun The act or general practice of occupying a building or land illegally …

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  • 6 squatting — squat·ting (skwahtґing) a position of flexion of the knees and hips, the buttocks being lowered to the level of the heels. It is sometimes adopted by the parturient at delivery. Children with certain types of cyanotic cardiac defects,… …

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  • 7 squatting — Synonyms and related words: abiding, abode, adverse possession, alodium, burgage, claim, cohabitation, colony, commorancy, de facto, de jure, dependency, derivative title, dwelling, fee fief, fee position, fee simple, fee simple absolute, fee… …

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  • 8 squatting — noun 1. exercising by repeatedly assuming a crouching position with the knees bent; strengthens the leg muscles (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑knee bend, ↑squat • Derivationally related forms: ↑squat (for: ↑squat) …

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  • 9 Squatting attack — Squatting attack, in computer science, is a kind of DoS attack where a program interferes with another program through the use of shared synchronization objects in an unwanted or unexpected way. [cite web | last = Zhang | first = Junfeng | title …

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  • 10 Squatting (pastoral) — In Australian history, squatter referred to those who occupied large tracts of Crown land in order to graze livestock. Initially often having no legal rights to the land, they gained its usage by being the first (and often the only) Europeans in… …

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  • 11 Squatting (Kraakbeweging) —    Dutch laws do not forbid the occupying of empty buildings after a one year vacancy. Nevertheless, the state removes squatters after an owner has demonstrated that he will reuse his property. Since the 1960s, the authorities have often turned a …

    Historical Dictionary of the Netherlands

  • 12 squatting facet — a smooth area observed on the anterior surface of the lower end of the tibia in persons who habitually squat for long periods …

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  • 13 Dutch squatting ban — Protesters confront police in Amsterdam over the squatting ban Date October 1, 2010 (2010 10 01) Location …

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  • 14 Typo-squatting — Typosquatting L encyclopédie en ligne Wikipédia victime de typosquatting. Le typosquatting (anglicisme) est une forme de cybersquattage se fondant principalement sur les fautes de frappe commises par les internautes au moment de saisir une… …

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  • 15 position squatting — ● ►en loc. m. ►WEB Forme particulière du cybersquatting, dans laquelle on cherche uniquement à occuper la place de quelqu un d autre dans les moteurs de recherche (de façon qu un client potentiel vienne chez vous au lieu d aller chez le… …

    Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone

  • 16 Fire Team Charlie — Infobox Machinima show name = Fire Team Charlie caption = Fire Team Charlie Machinima Logo. engine = Halo 2 genre = Action/Adventure Comedy runtime = Two Minutes Twenty Minutes(per episode) creator = Ben Langley Andrew Zulpo voice actors = Ben… …

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  • 17 Human defecation postures — Flush toilets are meant to be used with the user comfortably seated on them, but some medical researchers claim that this posture is associated with health risks Humans can perform defecation in a number of defecation postures. The two most… …

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  • 18 Defecation posture — Humans can practice defecation in a number of defecation postures, including: *squatting defecation posture in squat toilets **the posture used for Japanese toilets is a variation of the squatting posture *sitting defecation posture in Western… …

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  • 19 Squat toilet — American squat toilet with tank (Saline, Michigan) Toilet retrofit installation …

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  • 20 Toilets in Japan — There are two styles of toilets commonly found in Japan.cite web|url=http://www.links.net/vita/trip/japan/toilets/|title=Japan: Toilets|author=Justin Hall|first=Justin|last=Hall|accessdate=2006 10 30] cite web|url=http://www.japan… …

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