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  • 1 Wind — von etwas bekommen (kriegen): heimlich davon erfahren, eine Ahnung von etwas haben.{{ppd}}    Die Redensart stammt aus der Jägersprache. Das Wild bekommt vom Jäger Wind, d.h. ›Witterung‹; der Wind bringt seiner feinen Nase den Geruch des Jägers… …

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  • 2 Wind — (w[i^]nd, in poetry and singing often w[imac]nd; 277), n. [AS. wind; akin to OS., OFries., D., & G. wind, OHG. wint, Dan. & Sw. vind, Icel. vindr, Goth winds, W. gwynt, L. ventus, Skr. v[=a]ta (cf. Gr. ah ths a blast, gale, ah^nai to breathe hard …

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  • 3 wind — wind1 [wīnd] vt. wound or Rare winded, winding [ME winden < OE windan, akin to ON vinda, Ger winden < IE base * wendh , to turn, wind, twist > Arm gind, a ring] 1. a) to turn, or make revolve [to wind a crank] b) to move by or as if by… …

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  • 4 Wind It Up — Single par Gwen Stefani extrait de l’album The Sweet Escape Sortie 31 octobre 2006 (Amérique du Nord) décembre 2006(monde) Enregistrement 2005 Durée 3:09 …

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  • 5 Wind It Up — Veröffentlichung März 1993 Länge 4:33 (Album) 3:29 (Single Edit) Genre(s) Big Beat, Breakcore Autor(en) Liam Howlett …

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  • 6 Wind — Wind, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wound} (wound) (rarely {Winded}); p. pr. & vb. n. {Winding}.] [OE. winden, AS. windan; akin to OS. windan, D. & G. winden, OHG. wintan, Icel. & Sw. vinda, Dan. vinde, Goth. windan (in comp.). Cf. {Wander}, {Wend}.]… …

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  • 7 wind — Ⅰ. wind [1] ► NOUN 1) the perceptible natural movement of the air, especially in the form of a current blowing from a particular direction. 2) breath as needed in physical exertion, speech, playing an instrument, etc. 3) Brit. air swallowed while …

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  • 8 wind — wind, breeze, gale, hurricane, zephyr are comparable rather than synonymous terms that can all basically mean air in motion. Wind is the general term referable to any sort of natural motion whatever its degree of velocity or of force {a strong… …

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  • 9 wind*/*/*/ — [wɪnd] noun I 1) [C/U] a natural current of air that moves fast enough for you to feel it A cold wind blew.[/ex] During the night the wind picked up (= got stronger).[/ex] The helicopter can t reach them until the wind drops (= becomes less… …

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  • 10 Wind it up — «Wind it Up» Sencillo de Gwen Stefani del álbum The Sweet Escape Formato CD, sencillo físico Descarga digital disco de vinilo Grabación 2005 Género(s) Pop …

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  • 11 Wind — Wind: Das gemeingerm. Substantiv mhd. wint, ahd. wind, got. winds, engl. wind, schwed. vind gehört mit Entsprechungen in anderen idg. Sprachen zu der unter ↑ wehen dargestellten idg. Wurzel, vgl. z. B. tochar. A wänt »Wind«, lat. ventus »Wind« (↑ …

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  • 12 Wind'It — is a wind power implantation concept, developed by the French design office Elioth with the architects team Encore Heureux. Principle Wind It s principle is simple : using electricity pylons to host wind turbines. Those wind turbines would be… …

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  • 13 wind up — vt wound up, wind·ing up: to bring to an end by taking care of unfinished business ordered to wind up his practice; specif: to conclude by removing liabilities and distributing any remaining assets to partners or shareholders wind up the business …

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  • 14 wind´i|ly — wind|y «WIHN dee», adjective, wind|i|er, wind|i|est. 1. having much wind: »a windy day, windy weather, the windy seas. 2. exposed to or blown upon or through by the wind: »a win …

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  • 15 wind|y — «WIHN dee», adjective, wind|i|er, wind|i|est. 1. having much wind: »a windy day, windy weather, the windy seas. 2. exposed to or blown upon or through by the wind: »a win …

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  • 16 Wind [1] — Wind, die in horizontaler oder nur wenig (in der Ebene selten über 5°) gegen die Erdoberfläche geneigter Richtung auftretende Luftbewegung. Als Richtung des Windes gilt die Weltgegend, aus der er weht, da er von dort charakteristische… …

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  • 17 Wind — Wind, v. i. 1. To turn completely or repeatedly; to become coiled about anything; to assume a convolved or spiral form; as, vines wind round a pole. [1913 Webster] So swift your judgments turn and wind. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To have a… …

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  • 18 Wind-up — or windup can refer to: * a verb for terminating the existence of a company or other entity with a view to its liquidation and dissolution * the windup is one of the two legal pitching positions in baseball * Wind up Records, a New York record… …

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  • 19 WIND — Caractéristiques Organisation NASA Masse 800 kg plus …

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  • 20 Wind — Sm std. (8. Jh.), mhd. wint, ahd. wint, as. wind Stammwort. Aus g. * wenda m. Wind , auch in gt. winds, anord. vindr, ae. wind, afr. wind. Außergermanisch vergleichbar sind zunächst l. ventus, kymr. gwynt, apreuß. wins Luft, Wetter , toch.A want …

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