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  • n. A start in a hunt or a race.
  • n. A throw taken from the centre line which resumes play after each goal and at the start of each period.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A start in a hunt or a race.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A start in a hunt or race.
  • n. In printing, a mechanism which prevents or throws off impressions while other parts of the printing-machine continue at work or revolving.
  • n. An incidental product.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. get rid of
  • v. get rid of


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