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  • 1board|walk — «BRD WK, BOHRD », noun. 1. a wide sidewalk, usually made of boards, near the water at a shore resort: »The boardwalk at Atlantic City is a famous promenade. 2. any sidewalk made of boards …

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  • 2board·walk — /ˈboɚdˌwɑːk/ noun, pl walks [count] chiefly US : a wooden path along a beach ◇ A boardwalk can be on the ground or raised above the ground several feet …

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  • 4walk the plank — {v. phr.} 1. To walk off a board extended over the side of a ship and be drowned. * /The pirates captured the ship and forced the crew to walk the plank./ 2. {informal} To resign from a job because someone makes you do it. * /When a new owner… …

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  • 5walk the plank — {v. phr.} 1. To walk off a board extended over the side of a ship and be drowned. * /The pirates captured the ship and forced the crew to walk the plank./ 2. {informal} To resign from a job because someone makes you do it. * /When a new owner… …

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  • 6walk — /wɔk / (say wawk) verb (i) 1. to go or travel on foot at a moderate pace; to proceed by steps, or by advancing the feet in turn, at a moderate pace (in bipedal locomotion, so that there is always one foot on the ground, and in quadrupedal… …

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  • 7walk the plank — phrasal 1. : to be compelled especially by pirates to walk along a plank sticking out over the side of a ship until one falls into the sea 2. : to vacate an office or position under compulsion * * * walk the plank To suffer the former maritime… …

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  • 8walk — walk1 W1S1 [wo:k US wo:k] v 1.) [I and T] to move forward by putting one foot in front of the other ▪ How did you get here? We walked. ▪ Doctors said he d never walk again. walk into/down/up etc ▪ Carrie walked into the room and sat down in her… …

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  • 9walk — 1 verb 1 MOVE ALONG (I) to move along putting one foot in front of the other: We must have walked ten miles today. (+ along/around/up etc): How long does it take to walk into town? | walk down the street | walk back/home: Marcus and I walked back …

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  • 10Walk of Ideas — 40ft stack of books sculpture at the Berlin Walk of Ideas, commemorating the invention of modern book printing The Walk of Ideas was a set of six sculptures in central Berlin designed by Scholz Friends[1] for the 2006 …

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  • 11Walk In Selection — OverviewWalk in Selection / Balloting Exercise It is a Housing and Development Board system that offers a convenient and efficient system that enables eligible flat buyers, particularly those in urgent need of accommodation, to book their choice… …

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  • 12Walk Don't Run — Infobox Film name = Walk Don t Run caption = DVD Cover director = Charles Walters writer = Robert Russell Frank Ross starring = Cary Grant Samantha Eggar Jim Hutton producer = Sol C. Siegel distributor = Columbia Pictures budget = released = 29… …

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  • 13walk\ the\ plank — v. phr. 1. To walk off a board extended over the side of a ship and be drowned. The pirates captured the ship and forced the crew to walk the plank. 2. informal To resign from a job because someone makes you do it. When a new owner bought the… …

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  • 14walk the plank — idi a) to go to one s death by being forced to walk off the end of a board that extends from the side of a ship b) to be forced to resign from one s job …

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  • 15Canada's Walk of Fame — Infobox generic style0 =class= infobox style= width:22em; font size:90%; color =red name =Canada s Walk of Fame sub0 = img1 = Canadaswalkoffame.gif width1 = 200px cap1 = lbl1 =Established row1 =1998 lbl2 =Location row2 =Toronto lbl3 =Founder row3 …

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  • 16Hollywood Walk of Fame — The Hollywood Walk of Fame is a sidewalk along Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, that serves as an entertainment hall of fame. Designed by Southern Californian artist Oliver Weismuller, who was hired… …

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  • 17Mt Evelyn Aqueduct Walk — The Mt Evelyn Aqueduct Walk uses part of the Mt Evelyn Aqueduct which once cut the town of Mt Evelyn in two. The Aqueduct was de commissioned on February 7 1972, but the high costs of purchase and filling caused Lillydale Council to repeatedly… …

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  • 18Mount Evelyn Aqueduct Walk — The Mount Evelyn Aqueduct Walk uses part of the Mount Evelyn Aqueduct which once cut the town of Mount Evelyn in two. The Aqueduct was de commissioned on February 7, 1972, but the high costs of purchase and filling caused Lillydale Council to… …

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  • 19To walk the plank — Plank Plank, n. [OE. planke, OF. planque, planche, F. planche, fr. L. planca; cf. Gr. ?, ?, anything flat and broad. Cf. {Planch}.] 1. A broad piece of sawed timber, differing from a board only in being thicker. See {Board}. [1913 Webster] 2. Fig …

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  • 20Cummeragunja Walk-off — im Jahre 1939 war der erste massive Widerstand der Aborigines in Australien. Über 150 Bewohner der Cummeragunja Aboriginal Station protestierten gegen die schlechte Behandlung und Ausbeutung der dort befindlichen Aborigines mit einem Auszug aus… …

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