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  • 1 short letter — index note (brief comment) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 short letter — noun a short personal letter drop me a line when you get there • Syn: ↑note, ↑line, ↑billet • Hypernyms: ↑personal letter • Hyponyms: ↑excuse …

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  • 3 letter of credit — letter of credit: a document issued to a beneficiary at the request of the issuer s customer in which the issuer (as a bank) promises to honor a demand for payment by the beneficiary in order to satisfy or secure the customer s debt compare… …

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  • 4 Short — Short, a. [Compar. {Shorter}; superl. {Shortest}.] [OE. short, schort, AS. scort, sceort; akin to OHG. scurz, Icel. skorta to be short of, to lack, and perhaps to E. shear, v. t. Cf. {Shirt}.] 1. Not long; having brief length or linear extension; …

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  • 5 Short rib — Short Short, a. [Compar. {Shorter}; superl. {Shortest}.] [OE. short, schort, AS. scort, sceort; akin to OHG. scurz, Icel. skorta to be short of, to lack, and perhaps to E. shear, v. t. Cf. {Shirt}.] 1. Not long; having brief length or linear… …

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  • 6 Short suit — Short Short, a. [Compar. {Shorter}; superl. {Shortest}.] [OE. short, schort, AS. scort, sceort; akin to OHG. scurz, Icel. skorta to be short of, to lack, and perhaps to E. shear, v. t. Cf. {Shirt}.] 1. Not long; having brief length or linear… …

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  • 7 letter ruling — n: a ruling (as of a court or administrative agency) that is made in a letter (as an opinion or determination letter); also: determination letter at letter 1 Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 8 letter of the law — n. A strict, literal, word for word interpretation of laws and statutes. See also spirit of the law The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008. letter of the law …

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  • 9 Letter To America — (often abbreviated to LTA) is a weekly spoken podcast produced principally in Belfast, Northern Ireland by the American television director and artist Jett Loe. It is also the name of an associated weblog, which describes the podcast as a… …

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  • 10 Letter case — For the minimalist musical sub genre, see Lowercase (music). For New Testament minuscules, see Category:Greek New Testament minuscules. Williamsburg eighteenth century press letters In orthography and typography, letter case (or just case) is the …

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  • 11 Short I — Cyrillic alphabet navbox Heading=Cyrillic letter Short I uuc=0419|ulc=0439 Short I (Й, й) is a letter in the Cyrillic alphabet. It is made of the Cyrillic letter И (which resembles a reversed Latin capital N), with a breve.It is the eleventh… …

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  • 12 short — short1 W1S1 [ʃo:t US ʃo:rt] adj comparative shorter superlative shortest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(time)¦ 2¦(length/distance)¦ 3¦(not tall)¦ 4¦(book/letter)¦ 5¦(not enough)¦ 6 be short on something 7¦(less than)¦ …

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  • 13 Short U — Cyrillic alphabet navbox Heading=Cyrillic letter Short U uuc=040E|ulc=045EShort U (Ў, ў) is a letter of the Belarusian Cyrillic alphabet. The letter is called non syllabic u or short u (Belarusian: у нескладовае, u nyeskladovaye or у кароткае, u… …

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  • 14 Short (finance) — Schematic representation of short selling in two steps. The short seller borrows shares and immediately sells them. He then waits, hoping for the stock price to decrease, when the seller can profit by purchasing the shares to return to the lender …

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  • 15 Letter to the editor — A letter to the editor [ [http://uwp.duke.edu/wstudio/resources/documents/letter to editor.pdf Definition from Duke University s University Writing Program] ] (sometimes abbreviated LTTE or LTE) is a letter sent to a publication about issues of… …

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  • 16 Letter (paper size) — The paper size Letter is the most common paper size for office use in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Chile, and a few other countries. (The most commonly used paper size outside North America is the international standard A4 sized paper.)… …

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  • 17 Letter of inquiry — A letter of inquiry is a general term used for a number of different kinds of business letters addressed to a company. For example, applicants usually send a letter of inquiry (with an enclosed CV) to the employer from whom they would like to… …

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  • 18 Letter beacon — Signal of letter beacon D on 5137.5 kHz Letter beacons are radio transmissions of uncertain origin, which consist of only a single repeating Morse Code letter. They are also often referred to as: SLB, or Single Letter Beacons SLHFB, or… …

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  • 19 letter — noun 1 written/printed message ADJECTIVE ▪ lengthy, long ▪ brief, short ▪ ten page, etc. ▪ rambling …

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  • 20 Letter of credit — After a contract is concluded between buyer and seller, buyer s bank supplies a letter of credit to seller …

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