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Santa Claus

  

      n   the legendary patron saint of children, commonly identified with Saint Nicholas, who brings presents to children on Christmas Eve or, in some European countries, on Saint Nicholas' Day,   (Often shortened to)    Santa     (Also called)    Father Christmas  
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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.
avoir le temps de (faire)
n.
scallion (synonym)
exp.
(metaphorically) die
[Fig.]
n.
small handbag without handles
num.
casser en (morceaux, deux)
n.
bitch (alternative term)
nm.
acronym of Lunar Module, little vehicle created especially to move on the moon during XXth century 's space conquest.
exp.
(metaphorically) manipulation attempt
His speech was nothing but smoke and mirrors
n.
buttocks of (adult) woman
Slang; refers to a person's "bottom," in American English. A bit more polite than "ass," less clinical than "buttocks."
n.
un bon temps (sport)
v.
to say, pronounce, speak
ex.: The child sounded out each word out loud as she read her book.
exp.
expression used for saying that someone is worth being kept close (as a friend, partner..)
n.
boire quelque chose dans (une tasse)
n.
cell mate (in a prison)
[Slang]
adj.
(of sound) hollow and deep-sounding
adj.
tending to repair (also reparatory)
n.
piegamento in avanti (in piedi)
exp.
get well with someone from the very beginning of the relationship
used when referring to romantic relationship, but also in a larger meaning: He hit it off with his teacher; he will continue taking classes with her.
n.
v.
perceive (an idea or situation) mentally
"I just realised how important is that trip for you."
exp.
(colloquially) tattoo on the lower back
n.
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