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  • 1 patch — patch1 [pach] n. [ME pacche, prob. var. of peche, a piece < OFr pieche, var. of pece, piece,PIECE] 1. a piece of material applied to cover or mend a hole or tear or to strengthen a weak spot 2. a dressing applied to a wound or sore 3. a pad or …

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  • 2 Patch — Patch, n. [OE. pacche; of uncertain origin, perh. for placche; cf. Prov. E. platch patch, LG. plakk, plakke.] 1. A piece of cloth, or other suitable material, sewed or otherwise fixed upon a garment to repair or strengthen it, esp. upon an old… …

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  • 3 patch — ► NOUN 1) a piece of material used to mend a hole or strengthen a weak point. 2) a small area differing in colour, composition, or texture from its surroundings. 3) a small plot of land: a cabbage patch. 4) Brit. informal a brief period of time:… …

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  • 4 Patch — Patch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Patched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Patching}.] 1. To mend by sewing on a piece or pieces of cloth, leather, or the like; as, to patch a coat. [1913 Webster] 2. To mend with pieces; to repair with pieces festened on; to repair… …

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  • 5 patch — [ patʃ ] n. m. • 1970; mot angl. « pièce » ♦ Anglic. 1 ♦ Timbre autocollant qui dispense un médicament, une substance par voie percutanée. 2 ♦ Morceau de tissu veineux utilisé pour élargir le diamètre d un vaisseau sanguin. Recomm. offic. pièce.… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 6 patch — UK US /pætʃ/ noun [C] ► IT a small computer program that can repair a problem with software: »You can download a patch to fix the problem. ● go through/hit a bad/difficult/rough patch Cf. hit a rough patch …

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  • 7 Patch — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Puede referirse a Parche en computación. Puede referirse a Wolverine, un superhéroe de Marvel Comics Puede referirse a Patch, un personaje de La Tribu Obtenido de Patch Categoría: Wikipedia:Desambiguación …

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  • 8 patch — [n1] piece, spot, area bit, blob, chunk, fix, ground, hunk, land, lot, plat, plot, scrap, shred, stretch, strip, tract; concepts 452,471,513 patch [n2] piece applied to cover a gap or lack application, appliqué, Band Aid*, mend, reinforcement;… …

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  • 9 patch|y — «PACH ee», adjective, patch|i|er, patch|i|est. 1. abounding in or characterized by patches: »land patchy with rock. 2. occurring in, forming, or resembling patches: »a …

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  • 10 Patch — 〈[pæ̣tʃ] m. od. n.; Gen.: od. s, Pl.: s〉 1. 〈EDV〉 (meist kostenlos zur Verfügung gestelltes) Softwareprogramm, das in einem vorhandenen Programm enthaltene Fehler od. Mängel beheben soll; →a. s. Bug, Update 2. 〈Med.〉 zur Transplantation operativ… …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 11 Patch — [pạ̈tsch; aus engl. patch = Fleck, Flicken] s; [s], s: Hautlappen zur Deckung von Weichteildefekten …

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  • 12 Patch — [pætʃ] das; [s], s <aus engl. patch »Flicken, Stück«>: 1. Hautlappen od. ein entsprechend geformtes Gewebestück, die als ↑Implantat od. ↑Transplantatzur Abdeckung von Weichteil od. Blutgefäßdefekten dienen (Med.). 2. Softwareprogramm, das… …

    Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • 13 patch up — (something) to fix a relationship. Charles said they wanted to patch up any outstanding differences as soon as possible. Early in our marriage, we sometimes argued about money, but we always patched things up …

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  • 14 patch-up — patch′ up n. 1) cvb an act or instance of patching or repair 2) cvb done by patching: a quick patch up job[/ex] • Etymology: 1900–05 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 15 patch|ou|ly — patch|ou|li or patch|ou|ly «PACH u lee, puh CHOO », noun. 1. a penetrating perfume derived from an East Indian plant. 2. an East Indian plant of the mint family having an essential oil from which the perfume is obtained. ╂[probably <… …

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  • 16 patch|ou|li — or patch|ou|ly «PACH u lee, puh CHOO », noun. 1. a penetrating perfume derived from an East Indian plant. 2. an East Indian plant of the mint family having an essential oil from which the perfume is obtained. ╂[probably < Hindustani pacholi,… …

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  • 17 Patch It Up — is a song that was written by Eddie Rabbitt and Rory Bourke and recorded by Elvis Presley in Nashville on June 8, 1970. It was released on a single, backed with You Don t Have To Say You Love Me, in October, 1970.A live version of the song was… …

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  • 18 patch — index fix (repair), flaw, parcel, plot (land), repair, restore (renew) …

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  • 19 patch up — index fix (repair), renew (refurbish), restore (renew) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 20 patch — (izg. pȅč) m DEFINICIJA inform. dio programskog koda, umeće se u gotov program kako bi se ispravila pogreška ili poboljšao program ETIMOLOGIJA engl …

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