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  • 1 Even — E ven, a. [AS. efen. efn; akin to OS. eban, D. even, OHG. eban, G. efen, Icel. jafn, Dan. jevn, Sw. j[ a]mn, Goth. ibns. Cf. {Anent}, {Ebb}.] 1. Level, smooth, or equal in surface; not rough; free from irregularities; hence uniform in rate of… …

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  • 2 Even — E ven, adv. [AS. efne. See {Even}, a., and cf. {E en}.] 1. In an equal or precisely similar manner; equally; precisely; just; likewise; as well. Is it even so? Shak. [1913 Webster] Even so did these Gauls possess the coast. Spenser. [1913… …

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  • 3 Even — E ven, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Evened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Evening}] 1. To make even or level; to level; to lay smooth. [1913 Webster] His temple Xerxes evened with the soil. Sir. W. Raleigh. [1913 Webster] It will even all inequalities Evelyn. [1913… …

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  • 4 Even — E ven ([=e]v n) n. [OE. eve, even, efen, [ae]fen. AS. [=ae]fen; akin to OS. [=a]band, OFries, [=a]vend, D. avond, OHG. [=a]band, Icel. aptan, Sw. afton, Dan. aften; of unknown origin. Cf. {Eve}, {Evening}.] Evening. See {Eve}, n. 1. [Poetic.]… …

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  • 5 Even — E ven, v. i. To be equal. [Obs.] R. Carew. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 6 Even — GeneralEven may refer to: * Even, a Scandinavian male personal name (coincidentally, Odd is also a common Norwegian name). * Even (people), an ethnic group from Siberia and Russian Far East **Even language, a language spoken by the Evens * Even… …

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  • 7 even — I. noun Etymology: Middle English even, eve, from Old English ǣfen Date: before 12th century archaic evening II. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Old English efen; akin to Old High German eban even Date: before 12th century …

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  • 8 even — See: BREAK EVEN, GET EVEN, ON AN EVEN KEEL …

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  • 10 even so — {adv.} Although that is true; nevertheless; still. * /The fire was out, but even so, the smell of smoke was strong./ …

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  • 11 even so — {adv.} Although that is true; nevertheless; still. * /The fire was out, but even so, the smell of smoke was strong./ …

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  • 12 even so — adverb Date: 1930 in spite of that ; nevertheless …

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  • 13 Even in Blackouts — Even in Blackouts, known occasionally by the acronym EiB, are an acoustic pop punk band from Chicago, Illinois. The band was formed in 2002 by veteran pop punk guitarist John Jughead Pierson following the demise of the pop punk band Screeching… …

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  • 14 Even As We Speak — is an indie band from Sydney, Australia. The line up changed over the years and with founding members Matthew Love (guitar, banjo, vocals), Mary Wyer (vocals, guitar) and Rob Irwin (bass) joined later by Anita Raynor (drums, mandolin), Paul… …

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  • 15 Even Wetten — Even Gabrielsen Wetten (born 12 August 1982 in Hamar) is a Norwegian speed skater. He became World Champion on 1,000 metres in 2005 in Inzell.References* [http://www.skateresults.com/skater/show/1361 Even Wetten at SkateResults.com] * [http://www …

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  • 16 Even Balance — Even Balance, Inc. is a software producer based in Spring, Texas (USA).The company is widely known from the anti cheat program PunkBuster and is probably the only world wide specialized company in providing those products at present. See also… …

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  • 17 Even the Queen — is a short story by Connie Willis. A humor story involving the future of gynecological science, it won the 1993 Hugo Award for Best Short Story.During nomination the editor of Asimov s allegedly gave it the punning description of being a period… …

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  • 18 Even and odd functions — In mathematics, even functions and odd functions are functions which satisfy particular symmetry relations, with respect to taking additive inverses. They are important in many areas of mathematical analysis, especially the theory of power series …

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  • 19 Even and odd permutations — In mathematics, the permutations of a finite set (i.e. the bijective mappings from the set to itself) fall into two classes of equal size: the even permutations and the odd permutations. The parity (oddness or evenness) of a permutation sigma of… …

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  • 20 Even Worse — For the punk band, see Even Worse (band). Even Worse Studio album by Weird Al Yankovic …

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