miscellaneous

  • 1 Miscellaneous T — Compilation album by They Might Be Giants Released October 8, 1991 …

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  • 2 miscellaneous — miscellaneous, assorted, heterogeneous, motley, promiscuous are comparable when they mean marked by diversity or variety and are applied to the things that make up a group, a collection, or a mass, or to a group, collection, or mass.… …

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  • 3 miscellaneous — mis‧cel‧la‧ne‧ous [ˌmɪsəˈleɪniəs◂] written abbreviation misc. adjective [only before a noun] made up of many different things or people that are not connected with each other: • I attach a list of other miscellaneous expenses. * * * miscellaneous …

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  • 4 Miscellaneous — Mis cel*la ne*ous, a. [L. miscellaneus mixed, miscellaneous, fr. miscellus mixed, fr. miscere to mix. See {Mix}, and cf. {Miscellany}.] Mixed; mingled; consisting of several things; of diverse sorts; promiscuous; heterogeneous; as, a… …

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  • 5 miscellaneous — (adj.) 1630s, from L. miscellaneus mixed, miscellaneous, from miscellus mixed, from miscere to mix (see MIX (Cf. mix) (v.)). Related: Miscellaneously …

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  • 6 miscellaneous — [mis΄ə lā′nē əs] adj. [L miscellaneus < miscellus, mixed < miscere,MIX] 1. consisting or formed of various kinds; varied; mixed [a box of miscellaneous candies] 2. having various qualities, abilities, etc.; many sided miscellaneously adv.… …

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  • 7 miscellaneous — I adjective admixed, aggregated, amalgamated, assorted, blended, collected, combined, commingled, commixed, composite, disparate, diverse, diversified, diversiform, diversus, eclectic, heterogeneous, inconsistent, indiscriminate, intermixed,… …

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  • 8 miscellaneous — [adj] diversified, various assorted, confused, conglomerate, different, disordered, disparate, divergent, divers, diverse, heterogeneous, indiscriminate, jumbled, many, mingled, mixed, motley, muddled, multifarious, multiform, odd, promiscuous,… …

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  • 9 miscellaneous — ► ADJECTIVE 1) of various types. 2) composed of things of different kinds. DERIVATIVES miscellaneously adverb. ORIGIN Latin miscellus mixed , from miscere to mix …

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  • 10 Miscellaneous — For the European band, see The Miscellaneous. Wikipedia does not have an encyclopedia article for Miscellaneous (search results). You may want to read Wiktionary s entry on miscellaneous instead.wiktionary:Special:Search/miscel …

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  • 11 Miscellaneous — Touch It Álbum de Holly James Álbum no publicado Lanzado 20 de octubre de 2003 (UK) 27 de octubre de 2003 (Europa, Asia y Australia) Formato CD Grabación 2002 …

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  • 12 miscellaneous — miscellaneously, adv. miscellaneousness, n. /mis euh lay nee euhs/, adj. 1. consisting of members or elements of different kinds; of mixed character: a book of miscellaneous essays on American history. 2. having various qualities, aspects, or… …

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  • 13 miscellaneous — mis|cel|la|ne|ous [ˌmısəˈleıniəs] adj [only before noun] [Date: 1600 1700; : Latin; Origin: miscellaneus, from miscellus mixed , from miscere to mix ] a miscellaneous set of things or people includes many different things or people who do not… …

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  • 14 miscellaneous — [[t]mɪ̱səle͟ɪniəs[/t]] ADJ GRADED: ADJ n A miscellaneous group consists of many different kinds of things or people that are difficult to put into a particular category. ...a hoard of miscellaneous junk... They eat a lot of meats and dairy foods …

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  • 15 miscellaneous — /ˌmɪsə leɪniəs/ adjective various, mixed, or not all of the same sort ● miscellaneous items on the agenda ● a box of miscellaneous pieces of equipment ● Miscellaneous expenditure is not itemized in the accounts …

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  • 16 Miscellaneous — Unter Sonstiges (auch Verschiedenes, Miscellaneous, Vermischtes) werden bei der Klassifizierung Dinge eingeordnet, die nicht in die normalen Kategorien eines Kategorienschemas passen. Verwendet wird der Begriff beispielsweise als… …

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  • 17 miscellaneous — mis|cel|la|ne|ous [ ,mısə leıniəs ] adjective only before noun consisting of various kinds of people or things: a drawer full of miscellaneous items a miscellaneous collection of newspaper articles …

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  • 18 miscellaneous — adjective (only before noun) made up of many different things or people who do not seem to be connected with each other: a miscellaneous assortment of books | miscellaneous expenses …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 miscellaneous — UK [ˌmɪsəˈleɪnɪəs] / US adjective [only before noun] consisting of various kinds of people or things a drawer full of miscellaneous items a miscellaneous collection of newspaper articles …

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  • 20 miscellaneous — adjective Etymology: Latin miscellaneus, from miscellus mixed Date: 1637 1. consisting of diverse things or members ; heterogeneous 2. a. having various traits b. dealing with or interested in diverse subjects < as a writer I was too… …

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