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  • 121Sudden Impact — Este artículo o sección sobre películas necesita ser wikificado con un formato acorde a las convenciones de estilo. Por favor, edítalo para que las cumpla. Mientras tanto, no elimines este aviso puesto el 25 de julio de 2009. También puedes… …

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  • 122Sudden Death — Sud|den Death 〈[sʌ̣dən dɛ̣ð] m.; od. s, s; Pl. selten; Sp.; bes. Eishockey〉 Regelung, nach der ein in der regulären Spielzeit unentschiedenes Match durch das erste in der Verlängerung erzielte Tor entschieden wird; →a. Golden Goal [<engl.… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 123sudden death — N UNCOUNT: oft N n Sudden death is a way of quickly deciding the winner of something such as a football or basketball game or a golf tournament when there are equal scores at the time when it would normally end. In a sudden death situation, the… …

    English dictionary

  • 124sudden — I UK [ˈsʌd(ə)n] / US 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. Derived word: suddenness… …

    English dictionary

  • 125sudden emergency doctrine — When a person finds himself confronted with a sudden emergency, which was not brought about by his own negligence or want of care, such person has the legal right to do what appears to him at the time he should do, so long as he acts in a… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 126Sudden stop (economics) — In economics, a sudden stop is a sudden large reversal of capital inflows. [Sebastian Edwards (2004), Financial openness, sudden stops, and current account reversals . American Economic Review 94 (2), pp. 59 64.] ee also*Currency crisis… …

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  • 127Sudden Impact — Le Retour de l inspecteur Harry Le Retour de l inspecteur Harry Titre original Sudden Impact Réalisation Clint Eastwood Acteurs principaux Clint Eastwood Sondra Locke Pat Hingle Bradford Dillman Scénario Charles B. Pierce Earl E. Smith Joseph… …

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  • 128sudden — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. abrupt, unexpected; hasty, quick, unpremeditated; instantaneous; precipitate; hot tempered, rash. See surprise, instantaneity. Ant., expected, considered. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. precipitate,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 129sudden — [13] The etymological notion underlying sudden is of something approaching stealthily or without warning, so that it takes one by surprise. It comes via Anglo Norman sudein from late Latin subitānus, an alteration of Latin subitāneus ‘sudden’.… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 130sudden — adjective occurring or done quickly and unexpectedly. Phrases (all) of a sudden (or archaic on a sudden) suddenly. Derivatives suddenly adverb suddenness noun Origin ME: from Anglo Norman Fr. sudein, from an alt. of L. subitaneus, from sub …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 131sudden — sud•den [[t]ˈsʌd n[/t]] adj. 1) happening, coming, made, or done quickly, without warning, or unexpectedly: a sudden attack[/ex] 2) occurring without transition from the previous form, state, etc.; abrupt: a sudden turn[/ex] 3) impetuous; rash 4) …

    From formal English to slang

  • 132sudden — [13] The etymological notion underlying sudden is of something approaching stealthily or without warning, so that it takes one by surprise. It comes via Anglo Norman sudein from late Latin subitānus, an alteration of Latin subitāneus ‘sudden’.… …

    Word origins

  • 133Sudden Impact (TV series) — Infobox Television show name = Sudden Impact caption = genre = Observational Documentary creator = developer = presenter = starring = voices = narrated = theme music composer = opentheme = endtheme = country = flagicon|Australia Australia… …

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  • 134Sudden Impact — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Dirty Harry kommt zurück Originaltitel: Sudden Impact Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 1983 Länge: 117 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch …

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  • 135sudden infant death syndrome — Pathol. death from the sudden cessation of breathing (apnea) of a seemingly healthy infant, almost always during sleep, sometimes traceable to a chronic oxygen deficiency. Abbr.: SIDS Also called crib death; esp. Brit., cot death. [1970 75] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 136Sudden Wealth Syndrome (SWS) — A syndrome afflicting individuals who suddenly come into large sums of money. Becoming suddenly wealthy can cause an individual stress. Its symptoms include: feeling isolated from former friends, feelings of guilt over their good fortune, and an… …

    Investment dictionary

  • 137sudden peril rule — Under this rule, a defendant who is guilty of primary negligence is not liable in case of sudden peril where the peril or alarm was caused by the negligence of the opposite party, apprehension of peril from the standpoint of defendant seeking to… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 138sudden passion — Characteristically .of sudden development. In the definition of manslaughter as homicide committed without premeditation but under the influence of sudden passion, the words mean any intense and vehement emotional excitement of the kind prompting …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 139sudden death — mod. having to do with something short, quick, and decisive. □ The game ended in a sudden death playoff. □ Okay, you’ve got just one more sudden death chance …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 140sudden death overtime — Overtime O ver*time , n. 1. Time beyond, or in excess of, a limit; esp., extra working time. [1913 Webster] 2. (Sports) An extra period of time provided to play a game, beyond the end of the normal period allowed for the game, for the purpose of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English