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tourist  


      n  
1   
a    a person who travels for pleasure, usually sightseeing and staying in hotels  
b    (as modifier)  
tourist attractions     
2    a person on an excursion or sightseeing tour  
3    a person travelling abroad as a member of a sports team that is playing a series of usually international matches  
4      (Also called)    tourist class   the lowest class of accommodation on a passenger ship  
      adj  
5    of or relating to tourist accommodation  
  touristic      adj  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
coffee shop used as an office especially using internet connection with your laptop computer
new term coined in 2010, not entered yet as "official"
nm.
the office junior, also known as "gopher" in US-EN
[Hum.];[UK] A self-employed male will often say "I'm everything from the Chairman to the tea boy"
n.
dominant position, use of an office with power and influence to expose or impose one's views
canned by Theodore Roosevelt
v.
to blag information is to obtain it illegally by impersonating somebody on the phone
exp.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
vt.
fill in information e.g. populate a table with data
[Comp.]
n.
the method of using knowledge or information in order to understand something
Deduction in reading is a very important strategy because usually there are many words that you don't know, but can still be guessed with the prior knowledge you have.
n.
the process of using the knowledge or information you have in order to understand something or form an opinion, or the opinion that you form ()
I have to make deductions about the meaning of words in poem then, I could understand more.
v.
to overshare is to share too much intimate information with somebody
"sorry, have I overshared?"
n.
a lengthy commercial (frequently of a half-hour or hour's duration) parading as information or a documentary, though not necessarily presented by a celebrity.
n.
a person you can go to for help, advice or information
v.
to look for or expose information about a person's past, usually bad, and to therefore bring that person down or put them in a bad light
n.
network-based services that makes information available from multiple electronic devices by linking it to an account
[Tech.]
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.]
n.
digitalizing information in order to keeping it available and exploitable in time
[Tech.] digitalizing = putting something in a format that can be easily read by a computer
exp.
mislead someone; deliberately provide wrong information to forbid someone from knowing the truth
E.g.: They are no longer in town, but hey left their car in front of the house just to put everybody off the scent.

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