Single

  • 1 Single — Sin gle, a. [L. singulus, a dim. from the root in simplex simple; cf. OE. & OF. sengle, fr. L. singulus. See {Simple}, and cf. {Singular}.] 1. One only, as distinguished from more than one; consisting of one alone; individual; separate; as, a… …

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  • 2 Single-8 — is a motion picture film format introduced by Fujifilm of Japan in 1965 as an alternative to the Kodak Super 8 format. The company Konan (that developed the Konan 16 subminiature camera) claims in its… …

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  • 3 Single 8 — Kamera Yashica TL 30 Single 8 Kassette …

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  • 4 Single — may refer to:In music:* Single (music), a song release * Single (Natasha Bedingfield song), a 2004/2006 song by Natasha Bedingfield * Single coil, an electromagnetic guitar pickup type * Single (New Kids on the Block song), a 2008 single by New… …

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  • 5 single — [ siŋgɶl ] n. m. • 1898; mot angl. « seul » ♦ Anglic. 1 ♦ Tennis Vieilli Simple. 2 ♦ Compartiment de voitures lits, chambre d hôtel, cabine à une seule place. Recomm. offic. individuel. 3 ♦ Disque 45 tours ne possédant qu un seul morceau par… …

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  • 6 single — adj 1 *unmarried, celibate, virgin, maiden 2 Single, sole, unique, lone, solitary, separate, particular can all mean one as distinguished from two or more or all others. Something Single is not accompanied or supported by, or combined or united… …

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  • 7 single — sin‧gle [ˈsɪŋgl] noun [countable] TRAVEL a ticket for a journey from one place to another but not back again: • A single to Oxford, please. compare return2 * * * Ⅰ. single UK US /ˈsɪŋgl/ adjective …

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  • 8 single — [siŋ′gəl] adj. [ME < OFr sengle < L singulus, single: for IE base see SIMPLE] 1. a) one only; one and no more; individual b) separate and distinct from others of the same kind [every single time] 2. without another or others; alone;… …

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  • 9 single — s.n. (muz.) Disc care conţine câte o singură piesă pe fiecare faţă. ♦ (Adjectival) Disc single. [pr.: singl] – cuv. engl. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 24.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  SINGLE [pr.: singl] n. : Disc single disc care conţine o singură piesă pe …

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  • 10 Single — Sin gle, v. i. To take the irrregular gait called single foot; said of a horse. See {Single foot}. [1913 Webster] Many very fleet horses, when overdriven, adopt a disagreeable gait, which seems to be a cross between a pace and a trot, in which… …

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  • 11 Single — Smfn Alleinstehende(r); Schallplatte; Einzelspiel per. Wortschatz fremd. Erkennbar fremd (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ne. single einzeln, einfach , zu dessen Grundlage s. Singular.    Ebenso nndl. single, nfrz. single, nschw. singel, nnorw …

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  • 12 Single — Single: Das Fremdwort wurde in der 2. Hälfte des 20. Jh.s aus gleichbed. engl. single entlehnt, wobei das deutsche Substantiv nicht den großen Bedeutungsreichtum des engl. Wortes aufweist, sondern nur drei Bedeutungen übernommen hat; nämlich… …

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  • 13 single — ► ADJECTIVE 1) only one; not one of several. 2) designed or suitable for one person. 3) consisting of one part. 4) regarded as distinct from others in a group. 5) even one: not a single mention. 6) not involved in an established romantic or… …

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  • 14 Single — Sin gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Singled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Singling}.] 1. To select, as an individual person or thing, from among a number; to choose out from others; to separate. [1913 Webster] Dogs who hereby can single out their master in the… …

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  • 15 Single — Sin gle, n. 1. A unit; one; as, to score a single. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. The reeled filaments of silk, twisted without doubling to give them firmness. [1913 Webster] 3. A handful of gleaned grain. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster] 4. (Law… …

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  • 16 single — / singl/, it. / singol/ s. ingl. (propr. solo, singolo ), usato in ital. al masch. e al femm., invar. 1. [uomo o donna che non hanno una relazione sentimentale] ◀▶ accoppiato. 2. (estens.) [uomo o donna non sposati] ▶◀ [di uomo] celibe, [di… …

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  • 17 single — [adj1] alone, distinct distinguished, especial, exceptional, exclusive, individual, indivisible, isolated, lone, loner, not general, not public, odd, one, only, original, particular, peerless, personal, private, rare, restricted, secluded,… …

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  • 18 single — (del inglés; pronunciamos sínguel ) sustantivo masculino 1. Área: música Disco con una sola o dos canciones en cada cara: Me he comprado un single de los Bravos. Sinónimo: sencillo …

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  • 19 single — (Del ingl. single). adj. Mar. Se dice del cabo que se emplea sencillo, como la braza, el amantillo, etc., cuando uno de sus extremos está atado al penol de la verga …

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  • 20 Single H — (單座工字型) is a 1980s design of public housing residential blocks in Hong Kong by the Hong Kong Housing Authority. The floor plan has the shape of an H …

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