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barter

  

      vb  
1    to trade (goods, services, etc.) in exchange for other goods, services, etc., rather than for money  
the refugees bartered for food     
2    intr   to haggle over the terms of such an exchange; bargain  
      n  
3    trade by the exchange of goods  
     (C15: from Old French barater to cheat; perhaps related to Greek prattein to do)  
  barterer      n  
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barret, barterer, Bart, bartender

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n.
Distributed control system
exp.
A state of connectivity to the cyberspace through a medium of internet or computer network.
[Tech.]
n.
Integrated Emergency Medical System
Global sytem including EMS and all Emergency Care Resources from Medical Emergency Call to Emergency Medical Specialized Hospital Services
n.
system used for the storage of digital assets.
[Tech.]
exp.
get rid of a strong feeling towards something or someone
[Informal] If you have done something wrong, tell him and get it out of your system. After the break up, it took him some while to get her out of his system.
o.
The electronic contents generated by electronic device or system in form of electronic form or as printed output excluding the computer system files are called e-documents
[Tech.];[Leg.] electronic contents
n.
(Abbreviation) World Food Programme is the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger. WFP is part of the United Nations system and is voluntarily funded.
WFP is funded entirely by voluntary donations. wfp.org
n.
Papillex™ is a patented phytoceutical complex formulated to support normal immune system response to HPV naturally.
n.
one of several parts that together make up a whole machines, system etc.
A component that is vital for my life is a computer because i use it everyday to do homework and email.
exp.
Built up System within the web, whereby one’s web assts can be gathered and stored.
[Tech.]
exp.
The automated system whereby an archives or interactions are stored.
[Tech.]
exp.
Potential of web system and mechanism for eternal life exists within the cyberspace.
[Tech.]
exp.
Functions performed by electronic system independently but not connected to the cyberspace.
adj.
1. [Comp.] a device that once plugged in is automatically recognized by the system and launches the expected process without any action on the user's side; 2. [Bus.] a new employee who is able to start work without too much induction and training
[Comp.];[Bus.] can be used as both noun and adjective: plug and play device; plug and play employee or simply plug and play (noun)
n.
a properly secured encrypted system where digital assets are saved
[Comp.];[Tech.]
n.
A fraudulent intentional demonstration during or before it is entered into a computer system.
[Tech.];[Leg.] A fraudulent intentional demonstration during or before it is entered into a computer system.
n.
a field of study searching for ways to prevent global warming by deliberately changing Earth's natural system
n.
new trend in computing to take into account the environmental aspect when designing IT systems.
exp.
A progressing virtual world of global computers having networks of interdependent information technology infrastructures, telecommunications networks and computer processing systems in which online interactions takes place.
[Tech.]

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