|having no specialization, not specialized, without special purpose||unspecialized|
|(Computers) virtual computer created within an existing computer through the use of special software (enables creation of a separate operating environment); software that enables creation of a virtual computer within a computer||VM (Virtual Machine)|
|(interjunction) exclamation, because of, conj. for what reason; because of which, for what reason?; for what purpose?, interj. Oh! (cry of surprise), reason; for what reason?; for what purpose?||why|
|(Law) extension of time given to one party in a lawsuit for the purpose of reaching an amicable settlement, continuance; request for an extension of time||imparlance|
|(special) effects, foreign exchange||FX|
|,, industrial estate, special area for factories and businesses||industrial park|
|1st day of week, Christian Sabbath day, first day of the week; Sabbath day of many Christians, for special occasions, of Sunday, only at weekends or as hobby||Sunday|
|7-day period, calendar week, one week after a particular day, period of 7 days from Sunday to Saturday; any period of 7 days; number of days during the week devoted to work or school, seven days before; seven days after, special week, working week||week|
|A service offered by the American Stock Exchange to assist small growth companies in fulfilling special listing requirements. The service is no longer available.||Emerging Company Marketplace (ECM)|
|A small, specialized brokerage firm that offers limited services and products to a limited number of clients. Antithesis of financial supermarket.||Boutique|
|A strategy designed to reduce investment risk using call options , put options, short selling, or futures contracts. A hedge can help lock in existing profits. Its purpose is to reduce the volatility of a portfolio, by reducing the risk of loss.||Hedging|
|abandon yourself to something, reserve something for a purpose||give over to|
|abbreviate word, block player illegally, bullet holder, clamp, fastener; shred; short segment of video; selecting part of a graphic document for the purpose of editing (Computers); cartridge for bullets; sharp blow, sharp strike, clipping, curtail, cut...||clip|
|ability to appreciate something, any of the five faculties of perception (sight, hearing, touch, smell, taste); feeling, sensation; recognition, awareness; impression; intelligence; something that is reasonable; significance, meaning; purpose, point; m...||sense|
|ability to do something well, aptitude; proficiency, expertise; craft or trade that requires special training, something requiring training to do well||skill|
|ability to perceive sensation; responsiveness; delicateness, state of requiring special treatment or care; susceptibility to outside influences; quality of being temperamental||sensitiveness|
|ability to perceive sensation; responsiveness; delicateness, state of requiring special treatment or care; susceptibility to outside influences; quality of being temperamental||sensitivity|
|ability to use something, act of using something, behave toward somebody or something, benefit from something, benefit of property, consume drugs or alcohol regularly, consume something, do something habitually, employ something for some purpose, funct...||use|
|able to measure small differences, able to perceive sensation, having the capacity for feeling; susceptible to external influences or agents; responsive, reactive; delicate, requiring special care or treatment, touchy; responding acutely to emotional s...||sensitive|
|abnormal mass of tissue, abnormal swelling of any part of the body; growth, lump of abnormal tissue serving no physiological purpose (Pathology); haughtiness, bombast (Archaic), swollen part||tumor|
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