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  • 1less — less·est; less·ness; let·ter·less; li·cense·less; lid·less; life·less; life·less·ly; life·less·ness; light·less; light·less·ness; limb·less; lime·less; lim·it·less; line·less; lint·less; lip·less; list·less; list·less·ly; list·less·ness;… …

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  • 2less — [ les ] function word *** Less is the comparative form of the function word little and can be used in the following ways: as a determiner (before a noun): Eat less fat. Schools put less emphasis on being creative. as a pronoun: Connie did less… …

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  • 3Less — Less, X Terminal Basisdaten Entwickler: Mark Nudelman Aktuelle Version: 429 (11. April 2009) …

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  • 4less — Less, X Terminal Basisdaten Entwickler Mark Nudelman Aktuelle Version 4 …

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  • 5less — Fichier log de la commnande emerge de gentoo affiché par less dans un terminal xfce …

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  • 6Less — est une commande Unix permettant de visualiser un fichier texte page par page (sans le modifier). Sa fonction est similaire à la commande more, mais permet en plus de revenir en arrière ou de rechercher une chaîne. Contrairement à vi (qui permet… …

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  • 7Less — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda less Captura de less en un terminal X. Desarrollador Mark Nudelman …

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  • 8Less — Вывод less в X Терминал Тип Системная утилита Разработчик Mark Nudelman ОС …

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  • 9less — [les] adj. [ME les < OE læs, adv. læssa, adj. (used as compar. of lytel, LITTLE), akin to OFris les < IE * leis < base * lei , to diminish, meager, > LITTLE] 1. alt. compar. of LITTLE 2. not so much; smaller in size or amount [to… …

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  • 10less — Captura de less en un terminal X. Desarrollador Mark Nudelman [1] …

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  • 11Less — Less, a. [OE. lesse, AS. l[=ae]ssa; akin to OFries. l[=e]ssa; a compar. from a lost positive form. Cf. {Lesser}, {Lest}, {Least}. Less has the sense of the comparative degree of little.] Smaller; not so large or great; not so much; shorter;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12less — adj Less, Lesser, smaller, fewer are comparable terms that approach each other in meaning but are not synonyms and are rarely interchangeable. Less means not as much, especially in degree, value, or amount, and its opposite is usually more. It… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 13Less — Less, adv. [AS. l[=ae]s. See {Less}, adj., and cf. {Lest}.] Not so much; in a smaller or lower degree; as, less bright or loud; less beautiful. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 14less — [les] preposition taking away a particular amount: • $150 less what you owe in taxes is $102. * * * less UK US /les/ preposition ► after subtracting a particular number or amount: »The account will pay at least base rate less 0.25% until 31 March …

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  • 15less|en — «LEHS uhn», intransitive verb. to grow less or apparently less; diminish: »The fever lessened during the night. –v.t. 1. to make less, especially in size; decrease; shrink. 2. to represent as less; minimize; belittle: »to lessen the achievements… …

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  • 16less|er — «LEHS uhr», adjective. 1. smaller; less: »I have seen the cuckoo chased by lesser fowl (Tennyson). 2. less important: »Both laziness and lying are wrong, but the first is clearly the lesser of the two evils. Usage See …

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  • 17Less — Less, n. 1. A smaller portion or quantity. [1913 Webster] The children of Israel did so, and gathered, some more, some less. Ex. xvi. 17. [1913 Webster] 2. The inferior, younger, or smaller. [1913 Webster] The less is blessed of the better. Heb.… …

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  • 18Less — can refer to: * Less (band), a band from the San Francisco bay area * less (Unix), a Unix utility used to view (but not change) the contents of a text file one screen at a time * less , a suffix See also Loess …

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  • 19Less — Less, v. t. To make less; to lessen. [Obs.] Gower. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 20less — O.E. læs (adv.), læssa (adj.), comp. of læs small; from P.Gmc. *lais izo smaller (Cf. O.S., O.Fris. les less; M.Du. lise soft, gentle, Ger. leise soft ), from PIE root *leis small (Cf. Lith …

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