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1    midway between extremes; average  
a medium size     
2    (of a colour) reflecting or transmitting a moderate amount of light  
a medium red         Compare       light   1       29       dark       2  
      n   pl   , -dia   , -diums  
3    an intermediate or middle state, degree, or condition; mean  
the happy medium     
4    an intervening substance or agency for transmitting or producing an effect; vehicle  
air is a medium for sound     
5    a means or agency for communicating or diffusing information, news, etc., to the public  
television is a powerful medium     
6    a person supposedly used as a spiritual intermediary between the dead and the living  
7    the substance in which specimens of animals and plants are preserved or displayed  
8      (Biology)      short for       culture medium  
9    the substance or surroundings in which an organism naturally lives or grows  
10      (Art)  
a    the category of a work of art, as determined by its materials and methods of production  
the medium of wood engraving     
b    the materials used in a work of art  
11    any solvent in which pigments are mixed and thinned  
12    any one of various sizes of writing or printing paper, esp. 18½ by 23½ inches or 17½ by 22 inches (small medium),   (See also)        mediums  
     (C16: from Latin: neuter singular of medius middle)  
See at media  

circulating medium  
      n     (Finance)   currency serving as a medium of exchange  
contrast medium  
      n     (Med)   a radiopaque substance, such as barium sulphate, used to increase the contrast of an image in radiography  
culture medium  
      n   a nutritive substance, such as an agar gel, in which cultures of bacteria and fungi are grown  
dispersive medium  
      n     (Physics)   a substance in which waves of different frequencies travel at different speeds  
happy medium  
      n   a course or state that avoids extremes  
interstellar medium  
      n   the matter occurring between the stars of our Galaxy, largely in the spiral arms, and consisting mainly of huge clouds of ionized, neutral, or molecular hydrogen,   (Abbrev.)    ISM  
      adj   (of a gilt-edged security) having between five and fifteen years to run before redemption  
   Compare       long-dated       short-dated  
medium frequency  
      n   a radio-frequency band or radio frequency lying between 3000 and 300 kilohertz,   (Abbrev.)    MF  
medium of exchange  
      n   anything acceptable as a measure of value and a standard of exchange for goods and services in a particular country, region, etc.  
medium-range ballistic missile  
      n   a missile that can carry a nuclear weapon with a range of 800 to 2400 km,   (Abbrev.)    MRBM  
medium wave  
a    a radio wave with a wavelength between 100 and 1000 metres  
b    (as modifier)  
a medium-wave broadcast     
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Digital estate Planning is the process having uniform rules of envisaging and arranging for the clearance of digital assets during a person physical life under virtual identity.
[Leg.];[Tech.] arranging for the clearance of digital assets
A document that facilitates the distribution of online wealth and digital assets after user death.
slang term for male scrotum
bitch (alternative term)
vulgar term for "anus"
term used to describe a woman's legs
[Slang] E.g: She is pretty and has some great gams.
humorous term for soulmate, partner, spouse
a satisfactory compromise between two opposed things ; a course of action or state that is between two extremes
Ex: There were solid arguments for both sides and after hours of endless discussions, a happy medium that could satisfy each camp was still to be struck
cyber protest is expression of complaint through the medium of electronic communication on the electronic and digital Medias.
a state of connectivity to the cyberspace through a medium of internet or computer network
coined humorous term meaning the fear of long words
[Hum.] Trying to use 'sesquipedalophobia' instead of 'hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia' isn't that much better for the syndrome sufferer; just half as much frightening!
a teamwork session in the visual domain (design, architecture, urban planning) organized on the purpose of finalizing a project within a previously defined timeframe.
The correct spelling in French (where the word originates from) is "charrette". "charette" is the Anglicized form.
1. to stop using an addictive substance abruptly and completely. 2. to undergo sudden and complete withdrawal from a habitual activity or behavior pattern. 3. to begin or do something without planning, preparation, or practice.
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.
Care Traduction difficulty !
Free On Board: A legal term meaning that when the seller loads merchandise for transportation, he bears full responsibility for it but if the merchandise is later lost or harmed, the buyer suffers the loss.
an affectionate slang name for a penis, similar to tadger, which is a more common used term. Used especially in the North of England, Todger has also been used as a nickname, particularly for males called Tom and Todd
term coined by the James Bond movie, meaning that a great danger will come for Bond to overcome
anyone with a good definition ?
term used to refer to the footprints of most animals
regional term for flat white bread roll, other terms are bap, batch, cob
military aviation term: loss of visual reference during take-off or landing due to the sand or dust
informal term used to describe the flab in the abdominal area rolling over tight clothes
from the resemblance with a muffin whose top exceeds the margins of the paper it is baked in
informal term used for describing a pile of clothes left on the floor
term referring to a pile of clothes left on a chair
a portmanteau of 'employer' and 'voyeurism'. signifies the act of searching for an employer or the practice of an employer when looking to fill positions. The term places an emphasis on the secretive connotation of the word 'voyeur', denoting a clandestine and thus superior form of employment search
[Tech.] Ex.: Employerism is what one must engage in, if one wishes to embark upon a more productive job hunt!
term used in football when a player makes an acrobatic movement using his legs
term used to reffer to a person that thinks the end of the world is near
term used for describing the lifestyle of married or unmarried long-term couples who don't live under the same roof
[Psych.] acronym: LAT. e.g LAT couples, LAT relationships
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