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  • 1factor — 01. Environmental pollution seems to be an important [factor] in the increase in cancers all over the world. 02. Regular physical exercise is an essential [factor] in the maintenance of good health. 03. Carl fears that race may have been a… …

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  • 2major — I UK [ˈmeɪdʒə(r)] / US [ˈmeɪdʒər] adjective *** 1) [usually before noun] important, serious, large, or great Major roadworks ahead. a major factor: Age is a major factor affecting chances of employment. a major problem/obstacle: one of the major… …

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  • 3factor — fac|tor1 W1S3 [ˈfæktə US ər] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(cause/influence)¦ 2¦(level on a scale)¦ 3 by a factor of five/ten etc 4¦(mathematics)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1400 1500; : French; Origin: facteur, from Latin factor doer, maker , from facere to do, make ] …

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  • 4factor — n. 1) a contributing; critical, deciding, determining, essential, major factor 2) (math. and fig.) a common factor 3) (meteorology) a wind chill factor 4) a safety factor 5) a factor in * * * [ fæktə] critical deciding determining …

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  • 5major — ma|jor1 [ meıdʒər ] adjective *** 1. ) usually before noun important, serious, large, or great: Major roadwork ahead. a major factor: Age is a major factor affecting chances of employment. a major problem/obstacle: one of the major problems… …

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  • 6major*/*/*/ — [ˈmeɪdʒə] adj I 1) important, large, or great one of the major problems facing our planet[/ex] The major attraction is a huge clock in the entrance hall.[/ex] Age is a major factor affecting chances of employment.[/ex] 2) in the musical SCALE… …

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  • 7Factor — A financial institution that buys a firm s accounts receivables and collects the debt. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. factor fac‧tor 1 [ˈfæktə ǁ ər] noun 1. [countable] one of many things that influence or affect a situation: •… …

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  • 8factor — (1) The percent of the original face of an MBS pool that remains outstanding at any given time is called the current factor. Principal payments, made by the borrowers, reduce the original face every month. Thus there is a new current factor each… …

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  • 9factor — 1 noun (C) 1 CAUSE/INFLUENCE one of several things that influence or cause a situation: The rise in crime is mainly due to social and economic factors. (+ in): The vaccination program has been a major factor in the improvement of health standards …

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  • 10major — [[t]me͟ɪʤə(r)[/t]] ♦ majors, majoring, majored 1) ADJ GRADED: ADJ n You use major when you want to describe something that is more important, serious, or significant than other things in a group or situation. The major factor in the decision to… …

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  • 11major — adjective 1) the major North American writers Syn: greatest, best, finest, most important, chief, main, prime, principal, capital, cardinal, leading, star, foremost, outstanding, first rate, preeminent, arch ; info …

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  • 12major — adjective 1) the major English poets Syn: greatest, best, finest, most important, chief, main, prime, principal, leading, foremost, outstanding, pre eminent 2) a major factor Syn …

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  • 13Factor seven — is a band based out of Birmingham, Alabama. Formed in 1997, the group is probably best well known for its comeback after a three year hiatus and subsequent multi success tour of East Asia in May, 2007. The band is currently together.Early daysThe …

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  • 14Factor de crecimiento insulínico tipo 1 — (somatomedina C) HUGO 5464 …

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  • 15Major League Baseball on NBC — Genre Sport Developed by NBC Sports Directed by Harry Coyle Andy Rosenberg John Gonzalez Doug Grabert Bucky Gunts Starring Major League Baseball …

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  • 16Major League Baseball on CBS — Format Sports Created by CBS Sports Starring Sean McDonough Jack Buck Tim McCarver Jim Kaat Dick Stockton Greg Gumbel Pat O Brien …

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  • 17Major League Baseball on Fox — Format Baseball Starring Joe Buck Tim McCarver Ken Rosenthal Eric Karros …

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  • 18Factor X (Spain) — Factor X is the Spanish version of the British X Factor. The show, which is aired at Spanish TV channel Cuatro, follows the British format of Series 2 3, with three categories, mentored by one judge each, whom choose the acts to represent the… …

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  • 19Major depressive disorder — For other depressive disorders, see Mood disorder. Major Depressive Disorder Classification and external resources …

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  • 20Factor D — complement factor D (adipsin) Factor D in Homo sapiens [1] Identifiers Symbol CFD …

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