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  • 1 generally known — index common (customary), notorious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 generally — adv. 1 usually; in most cases. 2 in a general sense; without regard to particulars or exceptions (generally speaking). 3 for the most part; extensively (not generally known). 4 in most respects (they were generally well behaved) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 3 generally — adverb /ʤɛnɹəliː/ a) Popularly or widely. It is generally known that the Earth is round. b) As a rule; usually. I generally have a walk in the afternoon …

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  • 4 Known Space — is the fictional setting of several science fiction novels and short stories written by author Larry Niven. It has also in part been used as a shared universe in the Man Kzin Wars spin off anthologies sub series.The epithet Known Space is an in… …

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  • 5 Generally Accepted Accounting Principles — (GAAP) is the standard framework of guidelines for financial accounting. It includes the standards, conventions, and rules accountants follow in recording and summarizing transactions, and in the preparation of financial… …

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  • 6 generally — gen|er|al|ly W1S1 [ˈdʒenərəli] adv 1.) considering or relating to the whole of a thing or group, rather than to details or specific cases or parts = ↑broadly ▪ It was generally a positive conversation. ▪ She s not really ill, just generally run… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (United States) — In the U.S., generally accepted accounting principles, commonly abbreviated as US GAAP or simply GAAP, are accounting rules used to prepare, present, and report financial statements for a wide variety of entities, including publicly traded and… …

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  • 8 Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (UK) — The Generally Accepted Accounting Practice in the UK, or UK GAAP, are the overall body of regulation establishing how company accounts must be prepared in the United Kingdom. This includes not only accounting standards, but also UK company… …

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  • 9 known vein — A mining law term referring to a vein or lode whose existence is known, as contradistinguished from one which has been appropriated by location. It must either have been known to the applicant for the patent or known to the community generally,… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 10 known — Familiar; perceived; recognized; understood; especially, when used absolutely, familiar to all; generally understood or perceived. Term may, according to context, refer to both actual and constructive knowledge @ known heirs In a statute relating …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 11 known — Familiar; perceived; recognized; understood; especially, when used absolutely, familiar to all; generally understood or perceived. Term may, according to context, refer to both actual and constructive knowledge @ known heirs In a statute relating …

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  • 12 known — adjective Date: 13th century generally recognized < a known authority on art > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 well known — ▶ adjective 1 well known principles: FAMILIAR, widely known, popular, common, everyday, established. 2 a well known family of architects: FAMOUS, famed, prominent …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 14 Well-known — a. Fully known; generally known or acknowledged. [1913 Webster] A church well known with a well known rite. M. Arnold. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 well-known — a. Widely known, fully known, generally known …

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  • 16 well-known — [wel′nōn′] adj. 1. widely or generally known; famous or notorious 2. thoroughly known …

    English World dictionary

  • 17 well-known — /ˈwɛl noʊn/ (say wel nohn) adjective 1. clearly or fully known. 2. familiarly known, or familiar: his well known face. 3. generally or widely known: the well known sculptor. Also, (especially in predicative use), well known /wɛl ˈnoʊn/ (say wel… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 well-known — well′ known′ adj. 1) clearly, fully, or thoroughly known: to hear the well known voice of a loved one[/ex] 2) generally or widely known; famous: a well known painting[/ex] • Etymology: 1425–75 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 well-known — /wel nohn /, adj. 1. clearly or fully known: The well known reasons are obvious. 2. generally or widely known: a well known painting. [1425 75; late ME] Syn. 2. prominent, famous, noted, celebrated. * * * …

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  • 20 a man is known by the company he keeps — Originally used as a moral maxim or exhortation in the context of (preparation for) marriage. 1541 M. COVERDALE tr. H. Bullinger’s Christian State of Matrimony F6 So maye much be spyed also, by the company and pastyme that a body vseth. For a man …

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