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  • 1 tilt — I. /tɪlt / (say tilt) verb (t) 1. to cause to lean, incline, slope or slant. 2. to rush at or charge, as in a joust. 3. to hold poised for attack, as a lance. –verb (i) 4. to move into or assume a sloping position or direction. 5. to engage in a… …

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  • 2 tilt — I n. attack (colloq.) (BE) 1) to have, make a tilt at inclination 2) a tilt to, towards misc. 3) at full tilt ( at full speed ) II v. 1) (D; intr.) to tilt to (to tilt to the right) 2) (misc.) to tilt at windmills ( to fight imaginary enemies ) * …

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  • 3 tilt — I. n. 1. Covering overhead, tent. 2. Awning, canopy. 3. Thrust, pass, allonge, lunge. 4. Encounter, combat (as a practice of arms). joust. 5. Slant (as of a barrel for discharging a liquor), slope, inclination, cant. 6. Tilt hammer …

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  • 4 Tilt (poker) — Tilt is a poker term for a state of mental or emotional confusion or frustration in which a player adopts a less than optimal strategy, usually resulting in the player becoming over aggressive. This term is closely associated with steam and some… …

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  • 5 Tilt-shift miniature faking — is a process in which a photograph of a life size location or object is manipulated so that it looks like a photograph of a miniature scale model. By distorting the focus of the photo, the artist simulates the shallow depth of field normally… …

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  • 6 tilt — tilt1 [tılt] v [I and T] [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: Perhaps from a Scandinavian language] 1.) to move a part of your body, especially your head or chin, upwards or to the side = ↑tip ▪ My mother tilted her head and smiled. ▪ Ned s mouth tilted… …

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  • 7 Tilt (film) — Infobox Film name = Tilt caption = Theatrical release poster. director = Rudy Durand producer = Rudy Durand eproducer = Ron Joy aproducer = Dale Cline writer = Donald Cammell Rudy Durand starring = Brooke Shields Ken Marshall Charles Durning… …

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  • 8 tilt — I. noun Etymology: Middle English teld, telte tent, canopy, from Old English teld; akin to Old High German zelt tent Date: 15th century a canopy for a wagon, boat, or stall II. transitive verb Date: 15th century to cover or provide with a tilt… …

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  • 9 tilt — 1 verb 1 (I, T) to move or make something move into a position where one side is higher than the other: The table tilted suddenly, spilling all the drinks. 2 (T) to move your head or chin upwards or to the side: Jodi tilted her head and looked… …

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  • 10 Make-Or-Buy Decision — The act of choosing between manufacturing a product in house or purchasing it from an external supplier. In a make or buy decision, the two most important factors to consider are cost and availability of production capacity. An enterprise may… …

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  • 11 tilt — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. tip, slant, incline, slope; joust. n. joust, tournament; altercation, dispute; speed; slant, slope; awning, canopy. See contention, obliquity, covering. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An incline] Syn. slant,… …

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  • 12 Cairns Tilt Train derailment — infobox AU rail accident title = Cairns Tilt Train derailment date = 15 November 2004 time = 11:55 pm location = Berajondo, Queensland location dist = 342 location dir = NNW location city = Brisbane line = North Coast railway line operator = QR… …

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  • 13 Beam tilt — is used in radio to aim the main lobe of the vertical plane radiation pattern of an antenna below (or above) the horizontal plane.The simplest way is mechanical beam tilt, where the antenna is physically mounted in such a manner as to lower the… …

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  • 14 at full tilt — (at) full pelt/steam/tilt informal as fast as possible. He was going full pelt down the motorway but he still didn t make it to the airport in time …

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  • 15 full tilt — (at) full pelt/steam/tilt informal as fast as possible. He was going full pelt down the motorway but he still didn t make it to the airport in time …

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  • 16 Melbourne — This article is about the Australian metropolis. The name may also refer to the Melbourne City Centre (also known as the Central Business District or CBD ) or the City of Melbourne (the Local Government Area within which the Melbourne City Centre …

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  • 17 Les Golden — Seudónimo APODOS[1] Scooter, Clete Reducir los Taxes …

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  • 18 Pinball — covered case called a pinball machine. The primary objective of the game is to score as many points as possible. Secondary objectives are to maximize the time spent playing (by earning extra balls and keeping the ball in play as long as possible) …

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  • 19 View camera — The view camera is a type of camera first developed in the era of the DaguerreotypeStroebel, L. D. (1986). View Camera Technique , 5th ed., p. 212. Boston: Focal Press. ISBN 0 240 51711 3] and still in use today, though with many refinements. It… …

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  • 20 Balance board — A balance board is a device used for recreation, athletic training, brain development, therapy, musical training and other kinds of personal development. It is a lever, similar to a see saw, that the user usually stands on, usually with the left… …

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