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  • 1 aim — aimer, n. aimful, adj. aimfully, adv. /aym/, v.t. 1. to position or direct (a firearm, ball, arrow, rocket, etc.) so that, on firing or release, the discharged projectile will hit a target or travel along a certain path. 2. to intend or direct… …

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  • 2 aim — [[t]eɪm[/t]] v. t. 1) to position or direct (a firearm, ball, rocket, etc.) so that the thing discharged or thrown will hit a target 2) to intend or direct for a particular effect or purpose: to aim a satire at snobbery[/ex] 3) to point or direct …

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  • 3 miss — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. fail; omit, skip, overlook; avoid; escape; lose. See failure, neglect, desire, loss. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A failure] Syn. slip, blunder, mishap; see error 1 , mistake 2 . 2. [A young woman] Syn.… …

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  • 4 miss — I. v. a. 1. Fail to hit, fail to reach, fail of hitting, fail of reaching. 2. Lose, fail of finding. 3. Forego, pass by, leave out, go without, omit, dispense with. 4. Feel the want of, feel the loss of, require, want, desiderate. II. v. n. 1.… …

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  • 5 Miss Jerry — Produced by Alexander Black Written by Alexander Black Starring Blanche Bayliss William Courtenay Chauncey Depew Distributed by Alexander Black Photoplays …

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  • 6 Miss Nepal — Formation 1994 Type Beauty Pageant Headquarters Kathmandu Location …

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  • 7 Miss Lasko-Gross — is an American comic book artist and writer, known for her semi autobiographical graphic novels. Miss Lasko Gross Born: 1977 (age 33) Boston, MA Nationality: American Area(s): Comic book artist, Writer Awards: YALSA s 2008 Great Graphic Novels… …

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  • 8 AIM-47 Falcon — The Hughes AIM 47 Falcon, originally GAR 9, was a very long range high performance air to air missile that shared the basic design of the earlier AIM 4 Falcon. It was developed in 1958 along with the new Hughes AN/ASG 18 radar fire control system …

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  • 9 miss — miss1 [ mıs ] verb *** ▸ 1 not reach ▸ 2 not be present at ▸ 3 be too late for ▸ 4 not hear/understand ▸ 5 opportunity/chance ▸ 6 avoid something bad ▸ 7 feel sad about ▸ 8 no longer have something ▸ 9 car engine ▸ 10 not have period ▸ + PHRASES… …

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  • 10 miss — I UK [mɪs] / US verb Word forms miss : present tense I/you/we/they miss he/she/it misses present participle missing past tense missed past participle missed *** 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] to fail to hit or reach something that you aim at The …

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  • 11 aim — 01. Donovan Bailey is [aiming] to set a new world record in the 100 meters at next month s competition. 02. Wow, he hit the target right on, without even [aiming]. 03. After injuring her eye, Eva could not [aim] as well as she used to, and had to …

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  • 12 List of One Piece episodes (season 9) — The cover of the first DVD compilation released by Toei Animation of the ninth season The ninth season of the One Piece anime series was directed by Kōnosuke Uda and produced by Toei Animation. Like the rest of the series, it follows the… …

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  • 13 ...Baby One More Time — Baby One More Time …

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  • 14 List of One Piece episodes — Box art of the first uncut English DVD released by Funimation Entertainment One Piece is an anime series adapted from the manga of the same title written by Eiichiro Oda. Produced by Toei Animation, and directed by Konosuke Uda, Munehisa Sakai… …

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  • 15 Southern Miss Symphony Orchestra — The Symphony Orchestra at The University of Southern Mississippi is the oldest orchestra in Mississippi. Established in 1920, it has been under the direction of music director Jay Dean since 1988. The orchestra is a well established musical… …

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  • 16 Failure — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Failure >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 failure failure Sgm: N 1 nonsuccess nonsuccess nonfulfillment Sgm: N 1 dead failure dead failure successlessness Sgm: N 1 abortion abortion miscarriage Sgm: N 1 b …

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  • 17 failure — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Nonperformance Nouns 1. failure, unsuccessfulness, nonsuccess, nonfulfillment; dead failure, abortion, miscarriage, malfunction, outage; bankruptcy (see nonpayment); labor in vain; no go; inefficacy;… …

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  • 18 education — /ej oo kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. 2. the act or process of… …

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  • 19 Glossary of cue sports terms — The following is a glossary of traditional English language terms used in the three overarching cue sports disciplines: carom (or carambole) billiards referring to the various carom games played on a billiard table without pockets; pool (pocket… …

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  • 20 African American literature — ▪ literature Introduction       body of literature written by Americans of African descent. Beginning in the pre Revolutionary War period, African American writers have engaged in a creative, if often contentious, dialogue with American letters.… …

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