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  • 1 laying out — index disbursement (act of disbursing) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 laying out — Floating Float ing, n. 1. (Weaving) Floating threads. See {Floating threads}, above. [1913 Webster] 2. The second coat of three coat plastering. Knight. [1913 Webster] 3. The process of rendering oysters and scallops plump by placing them in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 laying out — Locating and establishing a new highway. Borrowdale v Board of County Comrs. 23 NM 1, 163 P 721. See laying off …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 4 laying out — paying out a line or net. Also called paying away and setting …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 5 Laying-out — Изготовление макета (издания, полосы); Выкладка (товара в торговом зале) …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 6 out|lay — «noun. OWT LAY; verb. owt LAY», noun, verb, laid, lay|ing. –n. 1. the action of spending or laying out money; expense: »a large outlay for clothing. 2. the amount spent; expenditure: »The outlay to acquire the business e …

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  • 7 laying off — The election and designation of a homestead. 26 Am J1st Home §§ 87 et seq. An employer s act in terminating the employment temporarily. A slang term for desisting from critical comments. A gambler s term for not placing a wager on a particular… …

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  • 8 Out of the Dark (2010 novel) — Out of the Dark   …

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  • 9 Laying on of hands — A 1946 laying on of hands at the Pentecostal Church of God in Lejunior, Kentucky. The laying on of hands is a religious ritual that accompanies certain religious practices, which are found throughout the world in varying forms. In Christian… …

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  • 10 Laying worker bee — A laying worker bee is a worker bee that lays unfertilized eggs usually in the absence of a queen bee. Only drones develop from the eggs of laying worker bees (with some exceptions, see thelytoky). A beehive cannot survive with only a laying… …

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  • 11 Laying — Lay Lay (l[=a]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Laid} (l[=a]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Laying}.] [OE. leggen, AS. lecgan, causative, fr. licgan to lie; akin to D. leggen, G. legen, Icel. leggja, Goth. lagjan. See {Lie} to be prostrate.] 1. To cause to lie down,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Laying on of hands — Hand Hand (h[a^]nd), n. [AS. hand, hond; akin to D., G., & Sw. hand, OHG. hant, Dan. haand, Icel. h[ o]nd, Goth. handus, and perh. to Goth. hin[thorn]an to seize (in comp.). Cf. {Hunt}.] 1. That part of the fore limb below the forearm or wrist in …

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  • 13 laying ghosts —    Many traditions about haunt ings imply that there is nothing the living can do to lay the ghost to rest. Others, however, describe ghosts which depart once whatever is troubling them has been dealt with; it may be that their bones need burial …

    A Dictionary of English folklore

  • 14 Out of the Silent Planet — This article is about the novel. For the Iron Maiden song, see Out of the Silent Planet (song). For the King s X album, see Out of the Silent Planet (album). Out of the Silent Planet   …

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  • 15 Out of hand — Hand Hand (h[a^]nd), n. [AS. hand, hond; akin to D., G., & Sw. hand, OHG. hant, Dan. haand, Icel. h[ o]nd, Goth. handus, and perh. to Goth. hin[thorn]an to seize (in comp.). Cf. {Hunt}.] 1. That part of the fore limb below the forearm or wrist in …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 laying room — an area where cod are spread out to dry in Newfoundland …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 17 laying — lay·ing || leɪɪŋ n. act of placing in a horizontal position; setting in place, setting down, arranging; causing to lie down; putting; placing leɪ n. way in which something is laid or lies (especially of a country); (Slang) sexual partner… …

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  • 18 lay out — verb 1. lay out orderly or logically in a line or as if in a line (Freq. 7) lay out the clothes lay out the arguments • Syn: ↑range, ↑array, ↑set out • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 19 lay out — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms lay out : present tense I/you/we/they lay out he/she/it lays out present participle laying out past tense laid out past participle laid out 1) to spread something out, or to arrange things so you can see them… …

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  • 20 lay out — 1) Robyn laid the plans out on the desk Syn: spread out, set out, display, exhibit 2) a paper laying out our priorities Syn: outline, sketch out, rough out, detail, draw up, formulate, work out, frame …

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