typing pool

  • 1 typing pool — typing ,pool noun count an area in a large office where a group of people work as typists a. the people who work in a typing pool …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 2 typing pool — n a group of typists in a large office who type letters for other people …

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  • 3 typing pool — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms typing pool : singular typing pool plural typing pools a) in the past, an area in a large office where a group of people worked as typists b) the people who worked in a typing pool …

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  • 4 typing pool — noun a group of typists who can work for different persons • Hypernyms: ↑pool …

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  • 5 typing pool — noun (C) a group of typists in a large office who type letters for other people …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 pool — I n. joint enterprise 1) to form a pool 2) a car; stenographic, typing pool group of vehicles 3) a motor pool total of money bet by gamblers 4) a football pool (BE has pools) billiards 5) to shoot pool stock, supply 6) a gene pool II n …

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  • 7 pool — pool1 /poohl/, n. 1. a small body of standing water; pond. 2. a still, deep place in a stream. 3. any small collection of liquid on a surface: a pool of blood. 4. a puddle. 5. See swimming pool. 6. a subterranean accumulation of oil or gas held… …

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  • 8 pool — 1 /pu:l/ noun 1 WATER (C) a) a swimming pool or paddling pool: Does the hotel have a pool? | an inflatable rubber wading pool b) a small area of still water in a hollow place: The children hunted for crabs in the pools between the rocks. | where… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 pool — I UK [puːl] / US [pul] noun Word forms pool : singular pool plural pools *** 1) a) [countable] a small area of still liquid The water collected in a little pool at the bottom of the cliff. pool of: a muddy road dotted with pools of rainwater a… …

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  • 10 pool — pool1 [ pul ] noun *** ▸ 1 area of liquid ▸ 2 a game played on table ▸ 3 light shining on area ▸ 4 competition ▸ 5 group someone is chosen from 1. ) count a small area of still liquid: The water collected in a little pool at the bottom of the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 pool — I [[t]pul[/t]] n. 1) a small body of standing water; a small pond 2) a still, deep place in a stream 3) any small collection of liquid on a surface; puddle: a pool of blood[/ex] 4) swimming pool 5) gel pet a subterranean accumulation of oil or… …

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  • 12 pool — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English pōl; akin to Old High German pfuol pool Date: before 12th century 1. a. (1) a small and rather deep body of usually fresh water (2) a quiet place in a stream (3) a body of water forming above a… …

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  • 13 pool — I. /pul / (say poohl) noun 1. a small body of standing water; pond. 2. a puddle. 3. any small collection of liquid on a surface: a pool of blood. 4. a still, deep place in a stream. 5. a swimming pool. {Middle English and Old English pōl} II.… …

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  • 14 pool — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a small body of still water, usu. of natural formation. 2 a small shallow body of any liquid. 3 = swimming pool (see SWIM). 4 a deep place in a river. v. 1 tr. form into a pool. 2 intr. (of blood) become static. Etymology: OE pol …

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  • 15 pool — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 swimming pool, etc. ADJECTIVE ▪ bathing, paddling (BrE), swimming, wading (AmE) ▪ big ▪ little, small …

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  • 16 typing — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ touch (usually touch typing) VERB + TYPING ▪ do ▪ Could you do some typing for me? TYPING + NOUN ▪ …

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  • 17 Secretarial pool — A secretarial pool or typing pool is a group of secretaries working at a company available to assist any executive without a permanently assigned secretary. These groups have been reduced or eliminated where executives have been assigned… …

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  • 18 put in the mobility pool —    summarily dismissed from employment    The jargon of management consultants who see employees as units of output, possessing job mobility just as those in a typing pool might sometimes have been competent stenographers:     ... despite the… …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 19 Tennis (группа) — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Tennis. Tennis  американский музыкальный коллектив из Денвера, исполняющий инди поп. В состав входят супруги Алейна Мур (Alaina Moore) и Патрик Райли (Patrick Riley). Во время их первого… …

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  • 20 Working Girl — Infobox Film name = Working Girl caption = Working Girl movie poster director = Mike Nichols writer = Kevin Wade starring = Melanie Griffith Harrison Ford Sigourney Weaver Alec Baldwin Joan Cusack producer = Douglas Wick music = Carly Simon (Main …

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