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  • 141wide-eyed — adj, adv written 1.) with your eyes wide open, especially because you are surprised or frightened ▪ He stood there wide eyed at the appalling scene. 2.) too willing to believe, accept, or admire things because you do not have much experience of… …

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  • 142wide-open — wide′ o′pen adj. 1) opened to the full extent: a wide open window[/ex] 2) lacking laws or strict enforcement of laws concerning liquor, vice, gambling, etc.: a wide open town[/ex] • Etymology: 1850–55 …

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  • 143Wide Rooms Apartment — (София,Болгария) Категория отеля: Адрес: 12 William Gladstone Str., Центр горо …

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  • 144wide-gab — wideˈ gab noun (Scot) The angler, a wide mouthed fish • • • Main Entry: ↑wide …

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  • 145wide-an|gle — «WYD ANG guhl», adjective. requiring the use of or made with a wide angle lens: »a wide angle shot …

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  • 146wide-bod|y — «WYD BOD ee», adjective. having a wide fuselage: »The new planes are needed to modernize the United fleet…and to expand operation of wide body jets (New Yorker) …

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  • 147wide-brimmed — «WYD BRIHMD», adjective. having a wide brim: »a group of Pennsylvania Dutch in their black beards and wide brimmed hats (Horace Sutton) …

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  • 148wide-field — «WYD FEELD», adjective. encompassing a wide field of view or perspective: »Most satellite observers will also want a good low power, wide field telescope (Scientific American) …

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  • 149wide-out — «WYD OWT», noun. = wide receiver. (Cf. ↑wide receiver) …

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  • 150wide-scale — «WYD SKAYL», adjective. wide in area, extent, or degree; widespread: »Security in the long run requires that there be a universal reduction and control of the methods of wide scale destruction (Bulletin of Atomic Scientists) …

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  • 151wide-wale — «WYD WAYL», adjective. (of cloth) having wide ridges or wales: »wide wale corduroy …

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  • 152Wide-awake — Wide a*wake (w[imac]d [.a]*w[=a]k ), a. Fully awake; not drowsy or dull; hence, knowing; keen; alert. Dickens. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 153Wide-awake — Wide a*wake , n. A broad brimmed, low crowned felt hat. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 154Wide area information server — Wide Area Information Servers or WAIS is a client server text searching system that uses the ANSI Standard Z39.50 Information Retrieval Service Definition and Protocol Specifications for Library Applications (Z39.50:1988) to search index… …

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  • 155Wide XGA — (WXGA) is a set of non standard resolutions derived from the XGA display standard by widening it to a wide screen aspect ratio. WXGA is commonly used by LCD TV sets and computer monitors for widescreen presentation. When used speaking of… …

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  • 156Wide open throttle — (WOT) refers to an internal combustion engine s maximum intake of air and fuel that occurs when the throttle plates inside the carburetor or throttle body are wide open , providing the least resistance to the incoming air. In the case of an… …

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  • 157Wide Right (Buffalo Bills) — Wide Right or 47 wide right describes kicker Scott Norwood s missed 47 yard field goal attempt during Super Bowl XXV on January 27, 1991. With 8 seconds remaining in the game, Norwood s Buffalo Bills trailed the New York Giants by a single point …

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  • 158Wide Area GPS Enhancement — (WAGE) is a method to increase the horizontal accuracy of the GPS encrypted P(Y) Code by adding additional range correction data to the satellite broadcast navigation message.Per a 1997 article, the navigation message for each satellite is… …

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  • 159Wide Awake (novel) — Wide Awake is a speculative fiction novel by David Levithan set in the near future, after fictitious events such as The Greater Depression (aka The Debt, Deficit, and Fuel Depression), the establishment of Worldwide Health Care, and The Reign of… …

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  • 160Wide Angle Media — Wide Angle Youth Media is located in Baltimore, Maryland. It is a youth television production program for Baltimore teenagers. In April 2006, BeMore TV premired on Baltimore Public Access. BeMore TV focuses on issues in Baltimore City, and allows …

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