straying

  • 1 straying — index astray, deviation, discursive (digressive), divergent, indirection (indirect action), shifting, truant …

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  • 2 Straying — Stray Stray, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Strayed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Straying}.] [OF. estraier, estraer, to stray, or as adj., stray, fr. (assumed) L. stratarius roving the streets, fr. L. strata (sc. via) a paved road. See {Street}, and {Stray}, a.] 1.… …

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  • 3 straying — adjective unable to find your way found the straying sheep • Similar to: ↑lost …

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  • 4 straying — a natural phenomena of adult spawners not returning to their natal stream, but entering and spawning in some other stream …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 5 straying — Synonyms and related words: Wanderjahr, aberrancy, aberrant, aberration, abnormal, abroad, adrift, afoot and lighthearted, all abroad, all off, all wrong, amiss, amorphous, anomalistic, anomalous, askew, astray, at fault, awry, bend, beside the… …

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  • 6 straying — streɪ v. wander off, leave the correct course; roam, meander; deviate from the norm, err; digress adj. lost, wandering, out of place; scattered, random, incidental n. one that has strayed; domestic animal that is lost or wandering far from its… …

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  • 7 straying — stingray …

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  • 8 straying animal — See estray …

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  • 9 out-straying — …

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  • 10 stingray — straying …

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  • 11 deviating from the plan — straying from the strategy or previous arrangement …

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  • 12 deviation from procedures — straying from the usual methods or practice …

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  • 13 India–Pakistan maritime trespassing — India Pakistan maritime trespassing refers to the frequent trespassing and violation of respective national territorial waters of India and Pakistan in peacetime. Most trespassing is common to Pakistani and Indian fishermen operating along the… …

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  • 14 stray — 01. We ve been feeding a [stray] cat we found for about a week. 02. Be careful of the [stray] dogs in the village; they could be carrying disease. 03. A young child was attacked and badly injured by a pack of [stray] dogs that have been roaming… …

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  • 15 Greek military junta of 1967–1974 — Regime of the Colonels redirects here. For the generic usage as a term for military rule, see military junta. For the Polish regime of colonels, see Piłsudski s colonels. For other uses, see Colonels regime. History of Greece …

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  • 16 Island Breezers — is the brand name given to the open top bus services run by Southern Vectis, the main bus operator on the Isle of Wight.The Island Breezers name and livery was developed in 2007, when the previous orange and yellow open top tours livery was… …

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  • 17 stray — [[t]stre͟ɪ[/t]] strays, straying, strayed 1) VERB If someone strays somewhere, they wander away from where they are supposed to be. [V prep/adv] Tourists often get lost and stray into dangerous areas... [V prep/adv] Crews stray outside to film… …

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  • 18 Malvern Hills — For the local government district in Worcestershire, see Malvern Hills (district). Malvern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Malvern Hills in J …

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  • 19 Redline — This article discusses the term redline as it applies to internal combustion engine technology. For other uses of the term, see Redline (disambiguation) .Redline refers to the maximum engine speed at which an internal combustion engine or… …

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  • 20 Rumble strips — (also known as audio tactile profiled markings) are a road safety feature that alert drivers to potential danger by causing a tactile vibration and audible rumbling, transmitted through the wheels into the car body. A series of rumble strips is… …

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