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an
     1. art. Form of a used before a vowel sound
     2. art. (now quite rare) Form of a used before 'h' in an unstressed syllable
     3. art. (nonstandard) Form of a used before 'h' in a stressed syllable
     4. conj. (archaic) If
     5. conj. (archaic) So long as.
           An it harm none, do what ye will.
     6. conj. (archaic) As if; as though.
     7. n. The first letter of the Georgian alphabet, ა (Mkhedruli), Ⴀ (Asomtavruli) or ⴀ (Nuskhuri).
     8. prep. In each; to or for each; per.
           I was only going twenty miles an hour.
asking for an apron
to an impressive suite
event
     1. n. An occurrence; something that happens.
     2. n. A prearranged social activity (function, etc.)
           I went to an event in San Francisco last week.
           Where will the event be held?
     3. n. One of several contests that combine to make up a competition.
     4. n. An end result; an outcome (now chiefly in phrases).
           In the event, he turned out to have what I needed anyway.
     5. n. (physics) A point in spacetime having three spatial coordinates and one temporal coordinate.
     6. n. (computing) A possible action that the user can perform that is monitored by an application or the operating system (event listener). When an event occurs an event handler is called which performs a s
     7. n. (probability theory) A set of some of the possible outcomes; a subset of the sample space.
           IfX is a random variable representing the toss of a six-sided die, then its sample space could be denoted as 1,2,3,4,5,6. Examples of events could be:X = 1,X = 2, X \ge 5, X \not = 4, andX \isi
     8. n. (obsolete) An affair in hand; business; enterprise.
     9. n. (medicine) An episode of severe health conditions.
     10. v. (obsolete) To occur, take place.
     11. v. (obsolete, intransitive) To be emitted or breathed out; to evaporate.
     12. v. (obsolete, transitive) To expose to the air, ventilate.
     13. v. cln, en, basic words
resulting
     1. adj. Of something that follows as the result of something else.
           After the flood, the resulting epidemics killed even more.
     2. v. present participle of result
     result
          1. v. To proceed, spring up or rise, as a consequence, from facts, arguments, premises, combination of circumstances, consultation, thought or endeavor.
          2. v. (intransitive, follwed by "in") To have as a consequence; to lead to; to bring about
                This measure will result in good or in evil.
          3. v. (legal) To return to the proprietor (or heirs) after a reversion.
          4. v. (obsolete) To leap back; to rebound.
          5. n. That which results; the conclusion or end to which any course or condition of things leads, or which is obtained by any process or operation; consequence or effect.
                the result of a course of action;  the result of a mathematical operation
          6. n. The fruit, beneficial or tangible effect(s) achieved by effort.
          7. n. The decision or determination of a council or deliberative assembly; a resolve; a decree.
          8. n. (obsolete) A flying back; resilience.
          9. n. (sports) The final score in a game.
          10. n. (by extension) A positive or favourable outcome for someone.
          11. interj. (UK) An exclamation of joy following a favorable outcome.
in
     1. prep. Used to indicate location, inclusion, or position within spatial, temporal or other limits.
     2. prep.          Contained by.
                   The dog is in the kennel.
     3. prep.          Within.
     4. prep.          Surrounded by.
                   We are in the enemy camp.   Her plane is in the air.
     5. prep.          Part of; a member of.
                   One in a million.   She's in band and orchestra.
     6. prep.          Pertaining to; with regard to.
                   What grade did he get in English?
                   Military letters should be formal in tone, but not stilted.
     7. prep.          At the end of a period of time.
                   They said they would call us in a week.
     8. prep.          Within a certain elapsed time
                   Are you able to finish this in three hours?   The massacre resulted in over 1000 deaths in three hours.
     9. prep.          During (said of periods of time).
                   in the first week of December;  Easter falls in the fourth lunar month;   The country reached a high level of prosperity in his fi
     10. prep.          (grammar, phonetics, of sounds and letters) Coming at the end of a word.
                   English nouns in -ce form their plurals in -s.
     11. prep. Into.
           Less water gets in your boots this way.
     12. prep. Used to indicate limit, qualification, condition, or circumstance.
           In replacing the faucet washers, he felt he was making his contribution to the environment.
     13. prep.          Indicating an order or arrangement.
                   My fat rolls around in folds.
     14. prep.          Denoting a state of the subject.
                   He stalked away in anger.   John is in a coma.
     15. prep.          Indicates, connotatively, a place-like form of someone's (or something's) personality, as his, her or its psychic and physical characteristics.
                   You've got a friend in me.   He's met his match in her.
     16. prep.          Wearing (an item of clothing).
                    I glanced over at the pretty girl in the red dress.
     17. prep. Used to indicate means, medium, format, genre, or instrumentality.
     18. prep.          (of something offered or given in an exchange) In the form of, in the denomination of.
                   Please pay me in cash — preferably in tens and twenties.
                   The deposit can be in any legal tender, even in gold.
                    Her generosity was rewarded in the success of its recipients.
     19. prep.          Used to indicate a language, script, tone, etc. of a text, speech, etc.
                   Beethoven's "Symphony No. 5" in C minor is among his most popular.
                   His speech was in French, but was simultaneously translated into eight languages.
                   When you write in cursive, it's illegible.
     20. v. (obsolete, transitive) To enclose.
     21. v. (obsolete, transitive) To take in; to harvest.
     22. adv. (not comparable) Located indoors, especially at home or the office, or inside something.
           Is Mr. Smith in?
     23. adv. Moving to the interior of a defined space, such as a building or room.
           Suddenly a strange man walked in.
     24. adv. (sports) Still eligible to play, e.g. able to bat in cricket and baseball.
           He went for the wild toss but wasn't able to stay in.
     25. adv. (UK) Abbreviation of in aid of.
           What's that in?
     26. adv. After the beginning of something.
     27. n. A position of power or a way to get it.
           His parents got him an in with the company
     28. n. (sport) The state of a batter/batsman who is currently batting – see innings
     29. n. A re-entrant angle; a nook or corner.
     30. adj. In fashion; popular.
           Skirts are in this year.
     31. adj. Incoming.
           the in train
     32. adj. (nautical, of the sails of a vessel) Furled or stowed.
     33. adj. (legal) With privilege or possession; used to denote a holding, possession, or seisin.
           in by descent; in by purchase; in of the seisin of her husband
     34. adj. (cricket) Currently batting.
     35. n. Inch.
in spite of all this
my cat got in the room
great
     1. adj. Relatively large in scale, size, extent, number (i. e. having many parts or members) or duration (i. e. relatively long); very big.
           A great storm is approaching our shores.
           a great assembly
           a great wait
     2. adj. Of larger size or more importance than others of its kind.
           the great auk
     3. adj. (qualifying nouns of family relationship) Involving more generations than the word qualified implies (from 1510s). see Derived terms
           great-grandfather
     4. adj. (obsolete, postpositive, followed by 'with') Pregnant; large with young; full of.
           great with child
           great with hope
     5. adj. (obsolete, except with 'friend' and similar words such as 'mate','buddy') Intimate; familiar.
     6. adj. Extreme or more than usual.
           great worry
     7. adj. Of significant importance or consequence; important.
           a great decision
     8. adj. (applied to actions, thoughts and feelings) Arising from or possessing idealism; admirable; superior; commanding; heroic; illustrious; eminent.
           a great deed
           a great nature
           a great history
     9. adj. Impressive or striking.
           a great show of wealth
     10. adj. Much in use; favoured.
           Poetry was a great convention of the Romantic era.
     11. adj. (applied to persons) Endowed with extraordinary powers; of exceptional talents or achievements; uncommonly gifted; able to accomplish vast results; remarkable; strong; powerful; mighty; noble.
           a great hero, scholar, genius, philosopher, writer etc.
     12. adj. Title referring to an important leader.
           Alexander the Great
     13. adj. Doing or exemplifying (a characteristic or pursuit) on a large scale; active or enthusiastic.
           What a great buffoon!
           He's not a great one for reading.
           a great walker
     14. adj. (often followed by 'at') Skilful or adroit.
           a great carpenter
           You are great at singing.
     15. adj. (informal) Very good; excellent; wonderful; fantastic (from 1848).
           Dinner was great.
     16. adj. (informal, British) Intensifying a word or expression, used in mild oaths.
           a dirty great smack in the face
           Great Scott!
     17. interj. Expression of gladness and content about something.
           Great! Thanks for the wonderful work.
     18. interj. sarcastic inversion thereof.
           Oh, great! I just dumped all 500 sheets of the manuscript all over and now I have to put them back in order.
     19. n. A person of major significance, accomplishment or acclaim.
           Newton and Einstein are two of the greats of the history of science.
     20. n. (music) The main division in a pipe organ, usually the loudest division.
     21. adv. very well (in a very satisfactory manner)
           Those mechanical colored pencils work great because they don't have to be sharpened.
and lead to its being given a great deal of publicity
and the possession of a great deal of special information
loss
     1. n. an instance of losing, such as a defeat
           The match ended in their first loss of the season.
     2. n. The result of an alteration in a function or characteristic of the body, or of its previous integrity.
           Loss of an arm ; loss of weight ; loss of cognitive functions ; loss of appetite.
           In other areas, glacier loss creates serious risk of a dry period across the Third Pole, Wang said.
     3. n. the hurtful condition of having lost something or someone, particularly in death.
           We mourn his loss.
     4. n. (in the plural) casualties, especially physically eliminated victims of violent conflict
           The battle was won, but losses were great.
     5. n. (financial) the sum an entity loses on balance
           The sum of expenditures and taxes minus total income is a loss, when this difference is positive.
     6. n. destruction, ruin
           It was a terrible crash: both cars were total losses
     7. n. (engineering) electricity of kinetic power expended without doing useful work
           The inefficiency of many old-fashioned power plants exceeds 60% loss before the subsequent losses during transport over the grid
     8. v. (colloquial) alternative spelling of lost
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