|(1923-1999) surreal novelist who wrote "Catch-22" (1961)||Joseph Heller|
|(Ag) monovalent silver (Chemistry), precious metal having a shiny white color||argentum|
|(Automative) type of of vehicle construction in which the body is united with the frame and machinery; type of construction in which the outer layer absorbs all or most of the stress, integrated car design, metal outer shell||monocoque|
|(born 1944) leader in the American Indian Movement, indigenous rights activist who is presently serving a prison sentence for a crime he allegedly committed (he is considered a political prisoner by Amnesty International)||Leonard Peltier|
|(British Slang) criminal, prisoner, ex-convict; prison time, decide the order of play, fall behind compared with others, fail to keep up with the established pace, straggle; develop slowly; linger, tarry; slacken, flag, weaken; imprison (British Slang)...||lag|
|(British) cylindrical pipe or deflector made of metal or earthenware attached to the top of a chimney, pipe on top of chimney||chimney pot|
|(British) license plate, car number, combination of numerals stamped into a metal plate which identifies the vehicle||numberplate|
|(Chemistry) bluish-white metal which resembles tin (found in zinc ores)||Cd (cadmium)|
|(Chemistry) combine with an acid to form a salt; mix with a salt||salify|
|(Chemistry) compound composed of and organic ring and metallic ions (such as hemoglobin in the blood, chlorophyll in plants, etc.), combine to form chelate, compound of metal and nonmetal, having a chela (claw); of a chelate compound (Chemistry), havin...||chelate|
|(Chemistry) containing two replaceable hydrogen atoms; containing two basic univalent atoms, dibasic acid, formed with two atoms of metal, with two replaceable hydrogen atoms||dibasic|
|(Cu) metallic chemical element; boiler; coin; police officer, `:Cu, coat with or cover with copper, of reddish-brown color, reddish-brown butterfly, reddish-brown metal, small coin||copper|
|(Economics) theory of using one type of metal as a money value, monetary system using one metal||monometallism|
|(Fe) metallic element (Chemistry); device used to remove wrinkles from fabric; items made from iron metal, `:Fe, clothes presser, computer hardware, cover with iron, fetter prisoner, handgun, harsh character, heated tool, made of iron, resembling iron,...||iron|
|(in Dominoes) bank of dominoes that remains after each player has taken a turn; cemetery; place where bones of wild animals are collected; place where old vehicles are stored and used for scrap metal (cars, planes, etc.), place for discarded objects||boneyard|
|(Informal) refrigerator, (Vulgar slang) engage in sexual intercourse; masturbate; take advantage of; victimize||frig|
|(Internet) scripting environment that enables programmers to combine HTML and reuseable ActiveX components with scripts to create dynamic Web pages (designed for use on Microsoft Web servers)||ASP (Active Server Pages)|
|(Internet) scripting environment that enables programmers to combine HTML and reuseable ActiveX components with scripts to create dynamic Web pages (designed for use on Microsoft Web servers), ASP||Active Server Pages|
|(Metallurgy) cause a metal to be less chemically reactive, protect metal against corrosion||passivate|
|(new zealand) hike in bush, cover distance on foot, crush something underfoot, heavy step, live as vagrant, long journey on foot, metal plate on boot, offensive term, part of spade for foot, sound of feet, tramp steamer, tread heavily, walk, trek; begg...||tramp|
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EUdict (European dictionary) is a collection of online dictionaries for the languages spoken mostly in Europe. These dictionaries are the result of the work of many authors who worked very hard and finally offered their product free of charge on the internet thus making it easier to all of us to communicate with each other. Some of the dictionaries have only a few thousand words, others have more than 320,000. Some of the words may be incorrectly translated or mistyped.
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