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speaking

  

      adj  
1    prenominal   eloquent, impressive, or striking  
2   
a    able to speak  
b    in combination   able to speak a particular language  
French-speaking     


public speaking  
      n   the art or practice of making speeches to large audiences  
  public speaker      n  
speaking clock  
      n     (Brit)   a telephone service that gives a precise verbal statement of the correct time  
speaking in tongues  
      n      another term for       gift of tongues  
speaking trumpet  
      n   a trumpet-shaped instrument used to carry the voice a great distance or held to the ear by a deaf person to aid his hearing  
speaking tube  
      n   a tube or pipe for conveying a person's voice from one room, area, or building to another  
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speaking

  

      adj   eloquent, expressive, moving, noticeable, striking  

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n.
attempting to view the GOD(s) machine, speaking your mind truthfully, giving your opinion mindfully, having thought you were someone and not a person.
n.
Used by a Paramedic lobby for speaking of Prehospital Emregency Medecine
adj.
. The art of public speaking in which gesture, vocal production, and delivery are emphasized.
n.
SEO solution in such a way that the search engines will crawl your website and ranked it well on the top position. SEO is the process of improving the search and quality of visitors to your website for targeted keywords.
n.
Materialistic concept neonewtonist. In its measures, this variation of length of traveled route (by unit of time) by a group of photons ( φ is the initial of photons) - the light signal - is equal to what is collectively called " radial velocity". It distinguishes itself from it in its gnoseology.
Phys. Concept before 2007 The redshift indicates the phi-speed of a star. But do not give the immediate knowledge of its absolute speed.
n.
Emergency Medical Services - Polysemic Term used in USA and UK for Prehospital Emergency Services and other countries as the whole chain from Emergency Call to Hospital Intensive Care services.
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exp.
When something is 'in the air', it means something exciting or significant is taking place or about to happen. Ex.: Spring is in the air - it's time for change!
n.
prolegomena -an introduction at the start of a book, usually used in plural form
n.
means a different approach or a welcome change to something. Ex.: anna has lots of wonderful ideas and motivation - she is a breath of fresh air.
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