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issuing




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issuing
     1. n. The act by which something is issued.
           the issuings and transactions of stocks
     2. n. That which issues from a source.
           the issuings of nature's springs
issue
     1. n. The action or an instance of flowing or coming out, an outflow, particularly:
     2. n. (military) A movement of soldiers towards an enemy, a sortie.
     3. n. (now) The outflow of a bodily fluid, particularly label, en, now, _, rare in abnormal amounts.
                    The technique minimizes the issue of blood from the incision.
     4. n. Someone or something that flows out or comes out, particularly:
     5. n. (medical) The bodily fluid drained through a natural or artificial issue.
     6. n. (now) Offspring: one's natural child or children.
                    He died intestate and without issue, so the extended family have all lawyered up.
     7. n. (figuratively) Progeny: all one's lineal descendants.
                    Although his own kingdom disappeared, his issue went on to rule a quarter of Europe.
     8. n. (figuratively) A race of people considered as the descendants of some common ancestor.
     9. n. (now) The produce or income derived from farmland or rental properties.
                    3. A conveys to B all right to the real property aforementioned for a term of _____ years, with all said real property's attendant issues, rents
     10. n. (historical) Income derived from fines levied by a court or law-enforcement officer; the fines themselves.
     11. n. (obsolete) The entrails of a slaughtered animal.
     12. n. (rare) Any action or deed performed by a person.
     13. n. (obsolete) Luck considered as the favor or disfavor of nature, the gods, or God.
     14. n. (publishing) A single edition of a newspaper or other periodical publication.
                    Yeah, I just got the June issue of Wombatboy.
     15. n.          The entire set of some item printed and disseminated during a certain period, particularly(publishing) a single printing of a particular edition of a w
                    The May 1918 issue of US 24-cent stamps became famous when a printer's error inverted its depiction of an airmail plane.
     16. n.          (finance) Any financial instrument issued by a company.
                    The company's issues have included bonds, stocks, and other securities.
     17. n.          The loan of a book etc. from a library to a patron; all such loans by a given library during a given period.
     18. n. The means or opportunity by which something flows or comes out, particularly:
     19. n. (obsolete) A sewer.
     20. n. The place where something flows or comes out, an outlet, particularly:
     21. n. (obsolete) An exit from a room or building.
     22. n. (now) A confluence: the mouth of a river; the outlet of a lake or other body of water.
     23. n. The action or an instance of sending something out, particularly:
           The issue of the directive from the treasury prompted the central bank's most recent issue of currency.
     24. n. (historical) A small incision, tear, or artificial ulcer, used to drain fluid and usually held open with a pea or other small object.
     25. n.          The production or distribution of something for general use.
                    Congress delegated the issue of US currency to the Federal Reserve in 1913.
     26. n.          The distribution of something (particularly rations or standardized provisions) to someone or some group.
                    The uniform was standard prison issue.
     27. n.          (finance) The action or an instance of a company selling bonds, stock, or other securities.
                    The company's stock issue diluted his ownership.
     28. n. Any question or situation to be resolved, particularly:
           Please stand by. We are having technical issues.
     29. n. (law) A point of law or fact in dispute or question in a legal action presented for resolution by the court.
                    The issue before the court is whether participation in a group blog makes the plaintiff a public figure under the relevant statute.
     30. n. (figuratively) Anything in dispute, an area of disagreement whose resolution is being debated or decided.
                    For chrissakes, John, don't make an issue out of it. Just sleep on the floor if you want.
     31. n. (rare) A dispute between two alternatives, a dilemma.
     32. n. (now) A psychological or emotional difficulty, label en now _ informal figurative _ and _ usually _ euphemistic any problem or concern considered as a vague and intractable difficulty.
                    She has daddy issues, mommy issues, drug issues, money issues, trust issues, printer issues... Imma just sayin', girl's got issues.
     33. n. The action or an instance of concluding something, particularly:
     34. n. (obsolete) The end of any action or process.
     35. n. (obsolete) The end of any period of time.
     36. n. The end result of an event or events, any result or outcome, particularly:
     37. n. (now) The result of a discussion or negotiation, an agreement.
     38. n. (obsolete) The result of an investigation or consideration, a conclusion.
     39. n. (figurative) The action or an instance of feeling some emotion.
     40. n. (figurative) The action or an instance of leaving any state or condition.
     41. n. (figuratively) All of something.
           The bloody sergeant snaffled our whole issue of booze, dammit.
     42. v. To flow out, to proceed from, to come out or from.
           The water issued forth from the spring.
           The rents issuing from the land permitted him to live as a man of independent means.
     43. v. To rush out, to sally forth.
           The men issued from the town and attacked the besiegers.
     44. v. To extend into, to open onto.
           The road issues into the highway.
     45. v. To turn out in a certain way, to result in.
     46. v. (legal) To come to a point in fact or law on which the parties join issue.
     47. v. To send out; to put into circulation.
           The Federal Reserve issues US dollars.
     48. v. To deliver for use.
           The prison issued new uniforms for the inmates.
     49. v. To deliver by authority.
           The court issued a writ of mandamus.

Example Sentences

It means fixing the toilets in sorting offices, and the coffee machines, and the tyres on bikes, and stopping issuing shoes that cripple the feet. 



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