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yield  


      vb  
1    to give forth or supply (a product, result, etc.), esp. by cultivation, labour, etc.; produce or bear  
2    tr   to furnish as a return  
the shares yielded three per cent     
3    tr; often foll by: up   to surrender or relinquish, esp. as a result of force, persuasion, etc.  
4    intr; sometimes foll by: to   to give way, submit, or surrender, as through force or persuasion  
she yielded to his superior knowledge     
5    intr; often foll by: to   to agree; comply; assent  
he eventually yielded to their request for money     
6    tr   to grant or allow; concede  
to yield right of way     
7    tr  
Obsolete   to pay or repay  
God yield thee!     
      n  
8    the result, product, or amount yielded  
9    the profit or return, as from an investment or tax  
10    the annual income provided by an investment, usually expressed as a percentage of its cost or of its current value  
the yield on these shares is 15 per cent at today's market value     
11    the energy released by the explosion of a nuclear weapon expressed in terms of the amount of TNT necessary to produce the same energy  
12      (Chem)   the quantity of a specified product obtained in a reaction or series of reactions, usually expressed as a percentage of the quantity that is theoretically obtainable  
     (Old English gieldan; related to Old Frisian jelda, Old High German geltan, Old Norse gjalda, Gothic gildan)  
  yieldable      adj  
  yielder      n  


redemption yield  
      n     (Stock Exchange)   the yield produced by a redeemable gilt-edged security taking into account the annual interest it pays and an annualized amount to account for any profit or loss when it is redeemed  
yield point  
      n   the stress at which an elastic material under increasing stress ceases to behave elastically; under conditions of tensile strength the elongation is greater than the increase in stress,   (Also called)    yield stress, yield strength  
yield stress  
      n   the stress level at which a metal or other material ceases to behave elastically. The stress divided by the strain is no longer constant. The point at which this occurs is known as the yield point  
   Compare       proof stress  
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prep.
Legal exclusive right of a person in pure virtual property which he can dispose of with its free will.
[Tech.];[Leg.] Legal exclusive right of a person in pure virtual property which he can dispose of with its free will.
adv.
on my way
acronym, sms language
id.
expression referring to the belief that those who hold the power are entitled to anything
v.
be exactly right
[Fam.] Ex.: Her guess was right on the money.
adj.
all right; runing smoothly
[Slang];[UK] Everything is tickety-boo with building our new house; soon we will move in.
adj.
all right; good, OK, satisfactory
informal
exp.
not right; out of order; not functioning properly
adv.
very quickly; right now; in a big hurry
[UK][Slang] You should get out quick sticks if you don't want him to see you.
exp.
face a specific situation; act in a certain way
E.g.: John went out of rehab a few days ago and he is determined to not go down that road again.
n.
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exp.
The rights of ownership and power for transference of one’s web assets belong to the individual.
[Tech.]
exp.
A digital method to shift or attribute the ownership and rights of online access to one’s online assts to another.
[Tech.]
exp.
a poetic or humorous way of expressing one's fervent wish for somehting
oh for a bit of sunshine!
v.
to use something (an object or a substance) in a new way: not the same as "recycle"
can sometimes be translated as "détourner"
n.
a usual and accepted way of behaving or doing something しきたり、因習、慣習
Example: Every New Year, the Japanese eat buckwheat noodles, which are called “buckwheat noodles eaten on New Year’s Eve”. Other forms of the word: conventional (adjective), convent (noun)
v.
avoid or at least minimize risks ; choose the safest way in case of doubt
to be on the safe side ; play safe
exp.
means "that's just the way it is"
c'est comme ça, point barre
exp.
a humorous way of saying that someone doesn't like or love the speaker.
[Hum.] E.g.: You've seen the way she treated me last time we met. It's clear: she loves me not.
exp.
think alike about a certain topic; be aligned in opinions; feel the same way about smth.
v.
launch the process, launch the project, make sure that progress is under way
idiom
exp.
a humorous way of saying that something is not needed at all
[Hum.];[Iron.]
n.
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n.
The state of being acceptable or officially true; the statement that is powerful to convince someone something is right.
n.
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n.
a person paid by the state to work in the interests of the nation who considers it to be a ‘right’ to be able abuse his or her authority to ensure personal gain for himself or herself at the expense of the nation…
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exp.
A set of virtual assets or value in cyberspace left behind after one’s death fall on legal successors as right.
[Tech.]
n.
rules concerning what people are owed to or allowed of, according to ethical principles of freedom and applied in society
n.
an activist fighting for civil rights

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