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  • 1tension */*/*/ — UK [ˈtenʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms tension : singular tension plural tensions 1) a) [uncountable] the feeling of being so nervous or worried that you cannot relax ease the tension: I tried to ease the tension (= make it less strong) with a joke …

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  • 2tension — noun 1 inability to relax ADJECTIVE ▪ inner ▪ emotional, nervous, sexual ▪ He suffers from nervous tension. ▪ muscle, muscular …

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  • 3Tension pneumothorax — A tension pneumothorax is a life threatening condition that results from a progressive deterioration and worsening of a simple pneumothorax, associated with the formation of a one way valve at the point of rupture.cite web | date = March 22 2005… …

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  • 4tension — ten|sion [ tenʃən ] noun *** 1. ) uncount the feeling of being so nervous or worried that you cannot relax: ease the tension: I tried to ease the tension with a joke. nervous tension: Symptoms include nervous tension, depression, and insomnia. a… …

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  • 5Tension (physics) — In physics String Tension is the magnitude of the pulling force exerted by a string, cable, chain, or similar object on another object. Tension is measured Newtons (kgm/s2) and is always parallel to the string on which it applies. There are two… …

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  • 6increasing — adj. Increasing is used with these nouns: ↑acceptance, ↑age, ↑alienation, ↑amount, ↑anxiety, ↑army, ↑autonomy, ↑availability, ↑awareness, ↑clarity, ↑commitment, ↑ …

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  • 7Surface tension — For the work of fiction, see Surface Tension (short story). Surface tension is a property of the surface of a liquid that causes it to behave as an elastic sheet. It allows insects, such as the water strider (pond skater, UK), to walk on water.… …

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  • 8Racial tension in Omaha, Nebraska — mostly occurred because of the city s volatile mixture of high numbers of new immigrants from southern and eastern Europe and African American migrants from the Deep South. While racial discrimination existed at several levels, the violent… …

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  • 9output voltage increasing rate — išėjimo įtampos didėjimo sparta statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. output voltage increasing rate; slew rate of output voltage vok. Anstiegsgeschwindigkeit der Ausgangsspannung, f rus. скорость нарастания выходного напряжения, f… …

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  • 10vitesse de croissance de la tension de sortie — išėjimo įtampos didėjimo sparta statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. output voltage increasing rate; slew rate of output voltage vok. Anstiegsgeschwindigkeit der Ausgangsspannung, f rus. скорость нарастания выходного напряжения, f… …

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  • 11France — /frans, frahns/; Fr. /frddahonns/, n. 1. Anatole /ann nann tawl /, (Jacques Anatole Thibault), 1844 1924, French novelist and essayist: Nobel prize 1921. 2. a republic in W Europe. 58,470,421; 212,736 sq. mi. (550,985 sq. km). Cap.: Paris. 3.… …

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  • 12Basic physics of the violin — The distinctive sound of a violin is the result of interactions between its many parts. Drawing a bow across the strings causes them to vibrate. This vibration is transmitted through the bridge and sound post to the body of the violin (mainly the …

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  • 13History of the British Army — The history of the British Army spans over three and a half centuries and numerous European wars, colonial wars and world wars. From the early 19th century until 1914, the United Kingdom was the greatest economic and Imperial Power in the world,… …

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  • 14Dreadnought — For other uses, see Dreadnought (disambiguation). The oldest remaining dreadnought, USS Texas, was launched in 1912 and is now a museum ship. The dreadnought was the predominant type of 20th century battleship. The first of the kind, the… …

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  • 15Spanish Civil War — Spanish Civil War …

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  • 16Early Malay nationalism — before Malaysian independence did not exist as a united and organised political movement prior to World War II. The concept of ketuanan Melayu (Malay hegemony) was largely irrelevant at the time, as the Chinese and Indians, who formed almost half …

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  • 172003 to 2008 world oil market chronology — This article is a chronolgy of events affecting the oil market. For a discussion of the energy crisis of the same period, see 2000s energy crisis and Effects of 2000s energy crisis. For current fuel prices see Gasoline usage and pricing. From the …

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  • 18Tonic — Ton ic, a. [Cf. F. tonigue, Gr. ?. See {Tone}.] 1. Of or relating to tones or sounds; specifically (Phon.), applied to, or distingshing, a speech sound made with tone unmixed and undimmed by obstruction, such sounds, namely, the vowels and… …

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  • 19Tonic spasm — Tonic Ton ic, a. [Cf. F. tonigue, Gr. ?. See {Tone}.] 1. Of or relating to tones or sounds; specifically (Phon.), applied to, or distingshing, a speech sound made with tone unmixed and undimmed by obstruction, such sounds, namely, the vowels and… …

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  • 20The Byrds — Not to be confused with The Birds (band). The Byrds …

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