mere+form

  • 1Mere — (m[=e]r), a. [Superl. {Merest}. The comparative is rarely or never used.] [L. merus.] 1. Unmixed; pure; entire; absolute; unqualified. [1913 Webster] Then entered they the mere, main sea. Chapman. [1913 Webster] The sorrows of this world would be …

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  • 2Form — (f[=o]rm; in senses 8 & 9, often f[=o]rm in England), n. [OE. & F. forme, fr. L. forma; cf. Skr. dhariman. Cf. {Firm}.] 1. The shape and structure of anything, as distinguished from the material of which it is composed; particular disposition or… …

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  • 3Mere (Waffe) — Angaben Waffenart …

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  • 4Mere (lake) — Mere in English refers to a lake that is broad in relation to its depth, e.g. Martin Mere. A significant effect of its shallow depth is that for all or most of the time, it has no thermocline. Contents 1 Derivation of the word 1.1 Etymology 1.2… …

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  • 5Mere Brother Ki Dulhan — Theatrical release poster Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar Produced by Aditya Chopra …

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  • 6Form — • The original meaning of the term form, both in Greek and Latin, was and is that in common use • eidos, being translated, that which is seen, shape, etc., with secondary meanings derived from this, as form, sort, particular, kind, nature… …

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  • 7-mere — [Gr. ? part.] A combining form meaning part, portion; as, blastomere, epimere. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 8-mere — [mir] [< Gr meros, a part: see MERIT] combining form part [blastomere] …

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  • 9mere|ly — «MIHR lee», adverb. 1. and nothing more; and that is all; simply; only: »merely as a matter of form. The multitudes Who read merely for the sake of talking (Joseph Butler). SYNONYM(S): solely. 2. Obsolete. without admixture; purely …

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  • 10Mere (weapon) — Pare Watene in 1878 holding a mere (by Gottfried Lindauer) The mere (pronounced [ˈmɛrɛ]) is a type of short, broad bladed club (patu), usually made from Nephrite jade (Pounamu or greenstone) …

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  • 11Mere exposure effect — The mere exposure effect is a psychological phenomenon by which people tend to develop a preference for things merely because they are familiar with them. In social psychology, this effect is sometimes called the familiarity principle. The effect …

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  • 12mere — [[t]mɪ͟ə(r)[/t]] ♦♦♦ merest (Mere does not have a comparative form. The superlative form merest is used to emphasize how small something is, rather than in comparisons.) 1) ADJ: ADJ n (emphasis) You use mere to emphasize how unimportant or… …

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  • 13-mere — ˌmi(ə)r, iə noun combining form ( s) Etymology: French mère, from Greek meros part more at merit 1. biology : part : segment …

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  • 14mere — 01. Travel Vietnam on a [mere] $10 a day! Talk to one of our travel agents today! 02. The driver said he was [merely] trying to scare the dog off the road when he accidentally hit it, and killed it. 03. These shoes cost me a [mere] $25 at a… …

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  • 15form — /fɔm / (say fawm) noun 1. definite shape; external shape or appearance considered apart from colour or material; configuration. 2. the shape of a thing or person. 3. a body, especially that of a human being. 4. something that gives or determines… …

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  • 16form — n. & v. n. 1 a a shape; an arrangement of parts. b the outward aspect (esp. apart from colour) or shape of a body. 2 a person or animal as visible or tangible (the familiar form of the postman). 3 the mode in which a thing exists or manifests… …

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  • 17Mere addition paradox — Part of a series on Utilitarianism …

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  • 18-mere — noun combining form Etymology: French mère, from Greek meros part more at merit part ; segment < metamere > …

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  • 19-mere — a combining form meaning part, used in the formation of compound words: blastomere. Cf. mer, merous. [comb. form repr. Gk méros] * * * …

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  • 20-mere — aff. a combining form meaning “part,”“segment,”“unit,” used esp. in terms describing structures or divisions of a cell: blastomere; centromere[/ex] • Etymology: comb. form repr. Gk méros …

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