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  • 1 extending — index broad, cumulative (intensifying), extensive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Extending — Extend Ex*tend ([e^]ks*t[e^]nd ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Extended}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Extending}.] [L. extendere, extentum, extensum; ex out + tendere to stretch. See {Trend}.] 1. To stretch out; to prolong in space; to carry forward or continue in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 extending — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. reaching, continuing, continuous, continual, perpetual, radiating, ranging, stretching, approaching, spreading, spanning, going on, running to, drawn out to, lengthening; see also endless 1 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 4 extending — adj. stretching; enlarging, lengthening n. prolongation, extension ex·tend || ɪk stend v. stretch, pull out to its greatest possible length; enlarge, lengthen; give, bestow; reach out …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 5 extending — present part of extend …

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  • 6 Extending accreditation — process of enlarging the scope of accreditation (p. 3.13 ISO/IEC 17011:2004). Источник …

    Словарь-справочник терминов нормативно-технической документации

  • 7 Extending the Product Life Cycle — OverviewWhen a product reaches the maturity stage of the Product life cycle a company may choose to operate strategies to extend the life of the product. If the product is predicted to continue to be successful or an upgrade is soon to be… …

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  • 8 extending flow —   in a glacier, when gradient becomes steeper and ice accelerates and becomes thinner …

    Geography glossary

  • 9 line extending — Increasing a line of products by adding variations of an existing brand. For example, Coca Cola extended its line with Diet Coke. Line extending runs the risk of weakening the brand name. Compare line filling …

    Big dictionary of business and management

  • 10 extender and extending —    Material used to increase the bulk of a medium; the act of adding such a material. Often used in less expensive (sometimes sold as student quality ) paints. Sometimes called filler and filling. Also see aggregate …

    Glossary of Art Terms

  • 11 El Chocó — Extending from Southern Panama to the North of Peru the Choco is one of the world’s great ecosystems and features habitats ranging from mangroves and moist rainforests to dry tropical forests. The Choco is home to an incredible range of wildlife… …

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  • 12 decurrent — Extending downward. [L. de curro, pp. cursus, to run down] * * * de·cur·rent (de kurґənt) [L. decurrere to run down] extending or moving from above downward …

    Medical dictionary

  • 13 County Road 509 (Brevard County, Florida) — Extending 19 miles in Palm Bay, June Park, West Melbourne, Melbourne, Palm Shores, Pineda, and Suntree, Brevard County Road 509 is a major north south throughway in southeastern Brevard County, Florida. North of New Haven Avenue (US 192 SR 500)… …

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  • 14 Florida State Road 818 — Extending 18.8 miles from US 27 (SR 25) in Southwest Ranches to Federal Highway (US 1) in central Broward County, State Road 818 is a primary access road for Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport in Dania Beach. Locally known as Griffin …

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  • 15 Florida State Road 527 — Extending 20 miles through Osceola and Orange counties, State Road 527 is a major arterial road through the Orlando MSA. It is partially unsigned from the southern terminus to SR 482. It runs concurrent with Osceola Parkway for just 1 block. It… …

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  • 16 shooting line — extending the cast of a fly line by releasing line held in the hand not holding the rod during the forward cast …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 17 axifugal — Extending away from an axis or axon. SYN: axofugal. [L. axis + fugio, to flee from] * * * ax·if·u·gal (ak sifґu gəl) [axi + fugal2] directed away from an axon or axis …

    Medical dictionary

  • 18 axopetal — Extending in a direction toward an axon. [axo + L. peto, to seek] * * * ax·op·e·tal (ak sopґə təl) axipetal …

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  • 19 orthotropic — Extending or growing in a straight, especially a vertical, direction. [ortho + G. trope, a turn] * * * or·tho·tro·pic (or″tho troґpik) pertaining to or characterized by orthotropia …

    Medical dictionary

  • 20 transiliac — Extending from one ilium or iliac crest or spine to the other. * * * trans·il·i·ac (trans ilґe ak) across or between the two ilia …

    Medical dictionary