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  • 161name is mud — {informal} (You) are in trouble; a person is blamed or no longer liked. Used in the possessive. * /If you tell your mother I spilled ink on her rug my name will be mud./ * /Your name will be mud if you tell the teacher about the bad thing we… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 162name-dropping — noun Date: 1950 the practice of seeking to impress others by studied but apparently casual mention of prominent persons as associates • name drop intransitive verb • name dropper noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 163Name of Syria — The name Syria is Latinized from the Greek Συρία. Herodotus used it loosely to refer to Cappadocia (Pipes 1992).[1] In Greek usage, Syria and Assyria were used almost interchangeably, but in the Roman Empire, Syria and Assyria came to be used as… …

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  • 164Name dropping — Dieser Artikel oder Abschnitt ist nicht hinreichend mit Belegen (Literatur, Webseiten oder Einzelnachweisen) versehen. Die fraglichen Angaben werden daher möglicherweise demnächst gelöscht. Hilf Wikipedia, indem du die Angaben recherchierst und… …

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  • 165name available — a scientific name of an animal satisfies the provisions of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature, including publications of the name after 1757 in a latinized form or arbitrary combination of letters constructed so it can be treated… …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 166name invalid — any name for a given taxon other than the valid name, q.v …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 167name replacement — a new name (nomen novum) published or an available synonym adopted to replace an earlier name, and valid only if the latter is preoccupied; commonly applied to substitute names proposed to replace junior homonyms …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 168name valid — the correct name for a given taxon; a taxon may have several available names; but only one of those names (most frequently the oldest) is the valid name …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 169name-bearing type — the type genus, type species, holotype, lectotype, series of syntypes (which, together, form the name bearing type), neotype, type slide, or hapantotype, that provides the objective standard of reference whereby the application of the name of a… …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 170name-brand — /naym brand /, adj. 1. brand name (def. 1). n. 2. See brand name (def. 2). [1940 45] * * * …

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  • 171name after — verb To intentionally give someone the same name or a derivation of the same name as another person, place, or thing …

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  • 172name brand — noun a) A trademark, or a distinctive name for a brand, or for a range of products by a single manufacturer b) A product having such a mark or name …

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  • 173name-dropping — noun The practice of casually mentioning famous or important people or the titles of their works, often subtly implying familiarity or association, in order to impress others. See Also: name drop, namedrop, name drop, namedropper …

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  • 174name for — verb To intentionally give someone the same name or a derivation of the same name as another person, place, or thing …

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  • 175Name program — Personalized Name Programs (or “Name Programs”) are usually gift or souvenir retail programs where the merchandise include names, and often titles or sayings on the product. These programs are usually displayed as a line of the same product,… …

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  • 176Name service caching daemon — Der name service caching daemon, kurz nscd, ist ein Daemon in verschiedenen Unixen, u.a. Linux und Solaris, dessen Aufgabe darin besteht, Namensabfragen wie Abfragen auf /etc/passwd, /etc/hosts, /etc/group sowie DNS Abfragen, die über libc… …

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  • 177name day — {n.} The day of the saint for whom a person is named. * /Lawrence s name day is August 10, the feast of St. Lawrence./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 178name day — {n.} The day of the saint for whom a person is named. * /Lawrence s name day is August 10, the feast of St. Lawrence./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 179name of the game — Date: 1966 1. the essential quality or matter < patience is the name of the game in coastal duck hunting Dick Beals > 2. the fundamental goal of an activity …

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  • 180name-drop — intransitive verb see name dropping …

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