in+any+degree

  • 1 In the law governing the transfer or distribution of property, a child, children, and all individuals who descend from a common ancestor or descendents of any degree. — In the law governing the transfer or distribution of property, a child, children, and all individuals who descend from a common ancestor or descendents of any degree. A concept that refers to the fact that a particular question of fact or law,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 in any degree under the influence of intoxicating liquor — Intoxicated. Anno: 13 ALR2d 1003 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 3 any — [en′ē] adj. [ME ani < OE ænig < an, ONE; akin to Ger einig, ON einigr] 1. one, no matter which, of more than two [any pupil may answer] 2. some, no matter how much or how little, how many, or what kind [he can t tolerate any criticism] 3.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 Any — A ny, adv. To any extent; in any degree; at all. [1913 Webster] You are not to go loose any longer. Shak. [1913 Webster] Before you go any farther. Steele. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 any — /ˈɛni / (say enee) adjective 1. one, a, an, or (with plural noun) some, whatever or whichever it may be: if you have any witnesses, produce them. 2. in whatever quantity or number, great or small: have you any butter?; have you any blank disks? 3 …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 6 any — 1. adjective 1) is there any cake left? Syn: some, a piece of, a part of, a bit of 2) it doesn t make any difference Syn: the slightest bit of, a scrap of, a shred of, a whit of, a particle of, an iota of, a j …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 7 any covenant — Either an express or an implied covenant. Cole Petroleum Co. v United States Gas & Oil Co., 121 Tex 59, 41 SW2d 414, 86 ALR 719. any degree under the influence of intoxicating liquor. Intoxication in some substantial degree. Anno: 13 ALR2d 1003… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 8 any — adj 1. one, a, an, a single one, some; any one, Inf. any old, whatever, whichever; every, all. pron. 2. anybody, anyone, somebody, someone. adv 3. somewhat, to some extent, to any extent, at all, in any degree, in the least, even a little bit …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 9 any — I. a. 1. A single one (of many), any one. 2. Some (indefinitely). II. ad. Somewhat, at all, in any degree …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 10 Degree — De*gree , n. [F. degr[ e], OF. degret, fr. LL. degradare. See {Degrade}.] 1. A step, stair, or staircase. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] By ladders, or else by degree. Rom. of R. [1913 Webster] 2. One of a series of progressive steps upward or downward,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Degree of a curve — Degree De*gree , n. [F. degr[ e], OF. degret, fr. LL. degradare. See {Degrade}.] 1. A step, stair, or staircase. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] By ladders, or else by degree. Rom. of R. [1913 Webster] 2. One of a series of progressive steps upward or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Degree of a surface — Degree De*gree , n. [F. degr[ e], OF. degret, fr. LL. degradare. See {Degrade}.] 1. A step, stair, or staircase. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] By ladders, or else by degree. Rom. of R. [1913 Webster] 2. One of a series of progressive steps upward or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Degree of latitude — Degree De*gree , n. [F. degr[ e], OF. degret, fr. LL. degradare. See {Degrade}.] 1. A step, stair, or staircase. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] By ladders, or else by degree. Rom. of R. [1913 Webster] 2. One of a series of progressive steps upward or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Degree of longitude — Degree De*gree , n. [F. degr[ e], OF. degret, fr. LL. degradare. See {Degrade}.] 1. A step, stair, or staircase. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] By ladders, or else by degree. Rom. of R. [1913 Webster] 2. One of a series of progressive steps upward or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 degree — [di grē′] n. [ME degre < OFr degré, degree, step, rank < VL * degradus < degradare: see DEGRADE] 1. any of the successive steps or stages in a process or series 2. a step in the direct line of descent [a cousin in the second degree] 3.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 16 degree — In Sheridan s The Rivals (1775), we find the assertion Assuredly, sir, your father is wrath to a degree, meaning ‘your father is extremely cross’. The use survived in more florid English into the 20c and was accepted by Fowler (1926) ‘however… …

    Modern English usage

  • 17 degree of freedom — degree′ of free′dom n. 1) sta any of the statistically independent values of a sample that are used to determine a property of the sample, as the mean or variance 2) sta chem. any of the independent variables required to specify the energy of a… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 18 any — ► DETERMINER & PRONOUN 1) one or some of a thing or number of things, no matter how much or how many. 2) whichever or whatever one chooses. ► ADVERB ▪ at all; in some degree. USAGE When used as a pronoun any can be used with either a singular or… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 19 Degree (graph theory) — A graph with vertices labeled by degree In graph theory, the degree (or valency) of a vertex of a graph is the number of edges incident to the vertex, with loops counted twice.[1] The degree of a vertex …

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  • 20 degree — degreed, adj. degreeless, adj. /di gree /, n. 1. any of a series of steps or stages, as in a process or course of action; a point in any scale. 2. a stage or point in or as if in progression or retrogression: We followed the degrees of her… …

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