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  • 101sudden — sud|den W3S2 [ˈsʌdn] adj [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: sodain, from Latin subitaneus, from subitus sudden , from subire to come up ] 1.) happening, coming, or done quickly or when you do not expect it ▪ a sudden change in the weather ▪… …

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  • 102sudden — sud|den1 [ sʌdn ] adjective *** happening very quickly and without any sign that it is going to happen: a sudden rise in violent crime She felt a sudden pain in her hip. His departure was very sudden and unexpected. ╾ sud|den|ness noun uncount… …

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  • 103sudden — [[t]sʌ̱d(ə)n[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Sudden means happening quickly and unexpectedly. He had been deeply affected by the sudden death of his father in law... I hope, the stranger said, that the sudden change of venue did not… …

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  • 104sudden — adj. & n. adj. occurring or done unexpectedly or without warning; abrupt, hurried, hasty (a sudden storm; a sudden departure). n. archaic a hasty or abrupt occurrence. Phrases and idioms: all of a sudden unexpectedly; hurriedly; suddenly. on a… …

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  • 105Sudden Fear — Infobox Film name = Sudden Fear image size = caption = Original theatrical poster director = David Miller producer = Joseph Kaufman Joan Crawford (uncredited) writer = Novel: Edna SherryScreenplay: Lenore J. Coffee Robert Smith narrator =… …

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  • 106Sudden Stop — Infobox Album | Name = Sudden Stop Type = Album Artist = Colin James Released = October 1990 Recorded = 1990 Genre = Rock Length = 43:05 Label = Virgin Producer = Joe Hardy Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|3|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg …

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  • 107Sudden Motion Sensor — The Sudden Motion Sensor (SMS) is Apple s patent pending motion based hardware and data protection system used in their notebook computer systems. Apple introduced the system January 1, 2005 in its refreshed PowerBook line, and included it in the …

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  • 108sudden*/*/ — [ˈsʌd(ə)n] adj I happening very quickly and without any sign that it is going to happen a sudden rise in violent crime[/ex] She felt a sudden pain in her hip.[/ex] suddenness noun [U] II noun sudden [ˈsʌd(ə)n] all of a sudden if something happens …

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  • 109sudden death — noun (sports) overtime in which play is stopped as soon as one contestant scores; e.g. football and golf • Topics: ↑sport, ↑athletics • Hypernyms: ↑overtime, ↑extra time * * * noun [noncount] 1 …

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  • 110Sudden Valley, Washington — Infobox Settlement official name = Sudden Valley, Washington settlement type = CDP nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Location of Sudden Valley, Washington… …

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  • 111sudden loss of wealth syndrome — n. Stress and anxiety caused by an abrupt loss of wealth. Example Citation: Joan Indursky DiFuria, co founder of the Money, Meaning and Choices Institute in San Francisco the folks who put the phrase Sudden Wealth Syndrome into the lexicon said… …

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  • 112sudden — / sVdn/ adjective 1 happening, coming, or done quickly and unexpectedly: I keep having sudden bouts of dizziness. | a sudden change in temperature | Marry you? Why, George, this is all so sudden! 2 (all) of a sudden suddenly: We were driving… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 113sudden — /ˈsʌdn / (say sudn) adjective 1. happening, coming, made, or done quickly, without warning or unexpectedly: a sudden attack. 2. sharp; abrupt: a sudden turn. 3. Originally World War I Colloquial outrageous in one s behaviour or one s treatment of …

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  • 114sudden — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English sodain, from Anglo French sudain, from Latin subitaneus, from subitus sudden, from past participle of subire to come up, from sub up + ire to go more at sub , issue Date: 14th century 1. a. happening or… …

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  • 115Sudden Impact (truck) — Infobox Monstertruck 250pximage caption = The 2004 Sudden Impact body on SIR chassis 003 name=Sudden Impact owner=Sudden Impact Racing driver=Brandon Legarde, Ricky Oneley style= 2004 Ford F 150 engine=572 CI Big Block Ford home city=New Orleans …

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  • 116Sudden Ionospheric Disturbance — A sudden ionospheric disturbance (SID) is an abnormally high ionization/plasma density in the D region of the ionosphere caused by a solar flare. The SID results in a sudden increase in radio wave absorption that is most severe in the upper… …

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  • 117Sudden Attack — Infobox VG title = Sudden Attack developer = flagicon|Republic of Korea GameHi publisher = Netmarble (PC) designer = GameHi engine = Jupiter Game Engine released = July 21 2005 genre = First person shooter modes = Multiplayer ratings = 15+ (no… …

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  • 118Sudden Brook — Infobox River river name = Sudden Brook caption = origin = Royton mouth = River Roch, Sudden basin countries = England length = elevation = mouth elevation = discharge = watershed =Sudden Brook is a watercourse in Greater Manchester and a… …

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  • 119Sudden Fiction — Als Flash Fiction, auch Sudden Fiction oder Fast Fiction, wird eine noch recht junge literarische Gattung bezeichnet, die ihren Ursprung in anglo amerikanischen short stories hat. Der Name Flash Fiction entstammt der gleichnamigen Werkesammlung… …

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  • 120Sudden Motion Sensor — Mit Sudden Motion Sensor (SMS, deutsch „Sensor für plötzliche Bewegung“) wird ein patentiertes System des US amerikanischen Computerherstellers Apple bezeichnet, das bei plötzlichen Bewegungen von Geräten, die eine Festplatte enthalten,… …

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