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S, s

  
  ( S's, s's    plural  )
1       n-var   S is the nineteenth letter of the English alphabet.  
2    S or s is an abbreviation for words beginning with s, such as `south', `seconds', and `son'.  
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-s, S & L, S & M, among other(s)

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exp.
what`s up
Slang; casual greeting "Wazzup, my friend?"
n.
classical African concept, humanist phylosophy focusing on people`s interrelations. It is originary from Bantu languages.
"I am what I am because of who we all are" , "Live consciuosly" are sayings belonging to this phylosophy
nm.
acronym of Lunar Module, little vehicle created especially to move on the moon during XXth century 's space conquest.
exp.
expression used for saying that someone is worth being kept close (as a friend, partner..)
n.
uppermost layer in Earth`s atmosphere; lies above the ionosphere and extends to the edge of interplanetary space
n.
something excellent, impressive
E.g.: The concert was a real doozy.
n.
Patient that has lost reactivity , reactions to stimulations, reflexes (Areflexia) = Dead or Comatous
id.
expression referring to a high amount of effort, dedication, endurance for pursuing a cause, achieving a goal
He put blood, sweat and tears in making this movie
n.
primary, main, basic
n.
clean, neat, groom
adj.
cool, balanced, self-confident
e.g. a very together woman
adj.
amazing, awesome, extraordinary
[Slang] e.g.: amazeballs show
exp.
expression used for pointing out that, if you love someone, you accept also things and people dear to the person you love
nm.
crook, swindler
slag
n.
throat, gullet
black country dialect, also Leeds
n.
slinger, rigger
A slinger or rigger is somebody who is responsible for attaching a load to a crane
exp.
mess, disaster
It is often used to describe how someone looks or feels. E.g: I'm a train wreck all day if I don't have a cup of coffee.
n.
buttocks, butt, ass.
[Slang]
v.
to say, pronounce, speak
ex.: The child sounded out each word out loud as she read her book.
n.
idiot, ridiculous person
colloquial
exp.
relax, calm down
said to make someone temper his nerves or enthusiasm. E.g.: Chill out, I didn't take your car!
n.
careful, cautious, mindful, meaningful
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