blighted

  • 1 blighted — index marred, tainted (contaminated) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Blighted — Blight Blight (bl[imac]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blighted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blighting}.] [Perh. contr. from AS. bl[=i]cettan to glitter, fr. the same root as E. bleak. The meaning to blight comes in that case from to glitter, hence, to be white… …

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  • 3 blighted — adjective affected by blight; anything that mars or prevents growth or prosperity (Freq. 1) a blighted rose blighted urban districts • Syn: ↑spoilt • Similar to: ↑destroyed …

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  • 4 blighted — adjective a) having suffered a blight b) having caused to suffer a blight …

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  • 5 blighted — Synonyms and related words: absolute, ausgespielt, baffled, balked, bankrupt, betrayed, bilked, blasted, blessed, blown, botched, broken, chapfallen, confounded, crestfallen, crossed, crushed, cursed, cussed, damnable, dashed, defeated, desolated …

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  • 6 blighted — blaɪt n. disease, plague, scourge; affliction, destruction v. destroy, ruin; cause to wither and die (of a plant) …

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  • 7 blighted — blight·ed …

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  • 8 blighted — /ˈblaɪtəd/ (say bluytuhd) adjective 1. (of a plant) affected with blight. 2. frustrated; ruined. 3. Medicine (of a fertilised ovum) not developing although the gestational sac continues to grow, resulting in a miscarriage either natural or… …

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  • 9 blighted hope — index pessimism Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 10 blighted spoilt — destroyed destroyed adj. 1. p. p. of {destroy}. [Narrower terms: {annihilated, exterminated, wiped out(predicate)}; {blasted, desolate, desolated, devastated, ravaged, ruined, wasted}; {blighted, spoilt}; {blotted out, obliterate, obliterated};… …

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  • 11 blighted area — An unaesthetic and uneconomic section; an area of such kind that razing all the buildings will serve a public purpose, even though a few of them may not be substandard or blighted. Velishka v Nashua, 99 NH 161, 106 A2d 571, 44 ALR2d 1406 …

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  • 12 blighted ovum — a zygote (not actually an ovum) in which development has ceased at an early stage, and abnormality or degeneration is evident …

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  • 13 A Blighted Life — is an 1880 book by Rosina Bulwer Lytton chronicling the events surrounding her incarceration in a Victorian madhouse by her husband Edward Bulwer Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton and her subsequent release a few weeks later.Further reading*Bulwer Lytton …

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  • 14 Community Displacement in Philadelphia — Contents 1 Neighborhoods 1.1 Mantua 1.2 Chinatown 1.3 East Falls 1.4 Society Hill …

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  • 15 Havre de Grace, Maryland — Infobox Settlement official name = Havre de Grace, Maryland settlement type = City nickname = motto = imagesize = 180px image caption = An areal image of Havre de Grace s eastern shoreline. image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Location in… …

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  • 16 High Elves (Warhammer) — In Games Workshop s Warhammer Fantasy setting, the High Elves, or the Asur as they name themselves, are a race of Elves who live on the Isle of Ulthuan, analogous to Atlantis. The High Elf army appears to bear resemblance to the Byzantine Empire… …

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  • 17 Berman v. Parker — Infobox SCOTUS case Litigants=Berman v. Parker ArgueDate=October 19 ArgueYear=1954 DecideDate=November 22 DecideYear=1954 FullName=Berman et al., Executors, v. Parker et al. Citation=75 S. Ct. 98; 99 L. Ed. 27; 1954 U.S. LEXIS 1463 USVol=348… …

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  • 18 Racial steering — refers to the practice in which real estate brokers guide prospective home buyers towards or away from certain neighborhoods based on their race. Racial steering as defined by The Yale Law Journal is often divided into two broad classes of… …

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  • 19 Tilea — In the fictional universe of Warhammer Fantasy, Tilea is the region of the warhammer world roughly corresponding to Italy. Tilea is made up of a number of city states ruled by wealthy Merchant Princes, who constantly bicker among themselves. Some …

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  • 20 blight — [[t]bla͟ɪt[/t]] blights, blighting, blighted 1) N VAR: usu with supp You can refer to something as a blight when it causes great difficulties, and damages or spoils other things. This discriminatory policy has really been a blight on America...… …

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