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  • 1Sting — Sting, CBE (* 2. Oktober 1951 in Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, als Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner) ist ein britischer Rock Musiker, Sänger, Bassist sowie Schauspieler. Sting bei der Premiere des Science Fict …

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  • 2STING — (Sequence To and withIN Graphics) is a free Web based suite of programs for a comprehensive analysis of the relationship between protein sequence, structure, function, and stability. STING is freely accessible at EMBRAPA Information Technology… …

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  • 3Sting — Sting, n. [AS. sting a sting. See {Sting}, v. t.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any sharp organ of offense and defense, especially when connected with a poison gland, and adapted to inflict a wound by piercing; as the caudal sting of a scorpion. The sting of a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4sting — [stiŋ] vt. stung, stinging [ME stingen < OE stingan, akin to ON stinga < IE base * stegh , to pierce, sharp > STAG] 1. to prick or wound with a sting: said of plants and insects 2. to cause sharp, sudden, smarting pain to, by or as by… …

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  • 5sting — ► NOUN 1) a small sharp pointed organ of an insect, capable of inflicting a painful wound by injecting poison. 2) any of a number of minute hairs on certain plants, causing inflammation if touched. 3) a wound from a sting. 4) a sharp tingling… …

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  • 6sting — [stɪŋ] verb stung PTandPP [stʌŋ] sting somebody for something phrasal verb [transitive] informal to charge someone too much for something: • The garage stung him for £300. * * * sting UK US …

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  • 7Sting — Sting, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Stung}(Archaic {Stang}); p. pr. & vb. n. {Stinging}.] [AS. stingan; akin to Icel. & Sw. stinga, Dan. stinge, and probably to E. stick, v.t.; cf. Goth. usstiggan to put out, pluck out. Cf. {Stick}, v. t.] 1. To pierce… …

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  • 8sting — sb., et, sting, ene; sy med små, fine sting; sting i siden …

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  • 9Sting FM — is a pirate radio station, located in Birmingham, England. This is very specialised in Afro Caribbean music, including reggae, hip hop, R B and others.The station started going in May 1998. They claim to be Birmingham s first unlicenced radio… …

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  • 10sting — n: an elaborate confidence game; specif: such a game worked by undercover police in order to catch criminals Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. sting …

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  • 11sting — (v.) O.E. stingan to prick with a small point (of weapons, insects, plants, etc.), from P.Gmc. *stenganan (Cf. O.N. stinga, O.H.G. stungen to prick, Goth. us stagg to prick out, O.H.G. stanga, Ger. stange pole, perch, Ger. stengel stalk, stem ),… …

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  • 12sting|er — sting|er1 «STIHNG uhr», noun. 1. the part of an insect or animal that stings. 2. anything that stings: »Keep away from yellow jackets; they are stingers. 3. Informal, Figurative. a stinging blow, remark, or the like. sting|er2 «STIHNG uhr», noun …

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  • 13Sting — (1951 ) a British songwriter, singer, and actor who sang with the group The Policeuntil they separated, and has worked successfully on his own since then. He is also well known for his work to protect the environment …

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  • 14sting — The verb has the past tense and past participle stung …

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  • 15sting — [v] prick, pain bite, burn, electrify, hurt, injure, inspire, needle, pique, poke, prickle, smart, tingle, wound; concepts 220,246,313,728 …

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  • 16Sting — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar al autor princip …

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  • 17Sting —  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Sting (catcheur).  Sting …

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  • 18Sting — A sting is an injection of a poison via stinger by an animal or plant, such as a bee sting. It may also refer to:People*Sting (wrestler), the ring name of Steve Borden, a professional wrestler *Sting (musician), the professional name of British… …

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  • 19Sting — I Sting   [stɪȖ], eigentlich Gordon Matthew Sumner [ sʌmnə], britischer Rockmusiker (Sänger, Gitarrist, Songschreiber) und Schauspieler, * Newcastle upon Tyne 2. 10. 1951; begann 1977 in der Rockgruppe »The Police«, seit 1985 Solokarriere. In… …

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  • 20sting — sting1 [stıŋ] v past tense and past participle stung [stʌŋ] [: Old English; Origin: stingan] 1.) [I and T] if an insect or a plant stings you, it makes a very small hole in your skin and you feel a sharp pain because of a poisonous substance ▪ He …

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