Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The hollow of the hand or foot

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Into a 400 degree oven for a few minutes and vola - "my" pizza slices.

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  • All it takes is for several Senators to put pressure on President Obama and vola, BP loses out; BP has billions tied up in American oil fields e.g., in the Gulf of Mexico and Alaska and as such is highly exposed in the US market.

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  • Comunque, le differenze principali sono che i posti sono un po' piu' larghi, e comodi, e le cuffie piu' belle e isolanti - ma credo che tutto cio' abbia piu impatto quando si vola di notte.

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  • And for those who say they can't even boil water, once you learn that "art" then the rest is just "throwing" in the above ingredients and letting them simmer until you look in the pot an hour or more later - and vola-delicious, cruelty-free vegetable soup!

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  • If the Welsh CP (WCP) can develop a third edge (in terms of the Welsh economy), then vola, a tripled edged sword.

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  • At a stroke you will be able to work out power numbers, divide big numbers just by converting the number to a log number, performing a subtraction, and antiloging and vola, the answer in around 5 seconds, but stretch it out to 20 seconds with various facial contortions to add drama and other things and you will earn pats on the back from morons and evil stares from real mathematicians.

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  • Bella variazione sui video al rallentatore con roba che vola per aria: un video rallentato di roba che vole per aria sfidando la legge di gravitazione.

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  • Roba che vola nel cielo per ottenere soluzioni innovative edimostrare quanto diffusa sia la tecnologia.

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  • Con i poteri della maschera, lui vola fra le maglie della cospirazione, inseguito dai tentacoli della tecnologia.

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  • The two first of these were Bergamots and Pounder Pears, whilst the last-named was called _a volemus_, because large enough to fill the hollow of the hand, (_vola_).

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