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  • 1 Following — Fol low*ing, a. 1. Next after; succeeding; ensuing; as, the assembly was held on the following day. [1913 Webster] 2. (Astron.) (In the field of a telescope) In the direction from which stars are apparently moving (in consequence of the earth s… …

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  • 2 Following — Fol low*ing, n. 1. One s followers, adherents, or dependents, collectively. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 2. Vocation; business; profession. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 following — I. adjective Date: 15th century 1. being next in order or time < the following day > 2. listed or shown next < trains will leave at the following times > II. noun Date: 15th century a group of followers, adherents, or partisans III …

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  • 4 Following — Follow Fol low, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Followed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Following}.][OE. foluwen, folwen, folgen, AS. folgian, fylgean, fylgan; akin to D. volgen, OHG. folg[=e]n, G. folgen, Icel. fylgja, Sw. f[ o]lja, Dan. f[ o]lge, and perh. to E. folk …

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  • 5 Following the Equator — (American English title) or More Tramps Abroad (English title) is a non fiction travelogue published by American author Mark Twain in 1897. Twain was practically bankrupt in 1894 due to a failed investment into a revolutionary typesetting machine …

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  • 6 Following edge — (A[ e]ronautics) See {Advancing edge}, above. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …

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  • 7 Following surface — (A[ e]ronautics) See {Advancing surface}, above. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …

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  • 8 Following (film) — Infobox Film | name = Following director = Christopher Nolan producer = Emma Thomas Jeremy Theobald Peter Broderick writer = Christopher Nolan starring = Jeremy Theobald Alex Haw Lucy Russell John Nolan music = David Julyan cinematography =… …

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  • 9 Following the Sun — Infobox Single Name = Following the Sun |225px Artist = Enigma from Album = Voyageur Released = November 10, 2003 (Germany) Format = Compact disc Recorded = A.R.T. Studios, Ibiza Genre = New Age Length = 4:12 Label = Virgin Producer = Michael… …

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  • 10 Terrain-following radar — (TFR) is an aerospace technology that allows a very low flying aircraft to automatically maintain a relatively constant altitude. It is sometimes referred to as ground hugging or terrain hugging flight. The term nape of the earth flight may also… …

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  • 11 Cult following — A cult following is a group of fans who are highly dedicated to a specific area of pop culture. A film, book, band, or video game, among other things, will be said to have a cult following when it has a small but very passionate fan base. A… …

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  • 12 Now I'm Following You — Song infobox Name = Now I m Following You Artist = Madonna Album = I m Breathless Released = May 21 1990 track no = 10 (Part I) 11 (Part II) Recorded = 1990 Genre = Pop/Jazz Length = 1:35 (Part I) 3:18 (Part II) Writer = Andy Paley, Jeff Lass,… …

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  • 13 Closings and cancellations following the September 11 attacks — Many closings and cancellations followed the September 11th attacks, including major landmarks, buildings, restrictions on access to Lower Manhattan, and postponement or cancellation of major sporting and other events. Landmarks were closed… …

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  • 14 Score following — is the process of automatically listening to a live music performance and tracking the position in the score. It is an active area of research and stands at the intersection of artificial intelligence, pattern recognition, signal processing, and… …

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  • 15 North following — North North, a. Lying toward the north; situated at the north, or in a northern direction from the point of observation or reckoning; proceeding toward the north, or coming from the north. [1913 Webster] {North following}. See {Following}, a., 2 …

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  • 16 Church of God with Signs Following — For other uses, see Church of God (disambiguation). The Church of God with Signs Following is the name applied to Pentecostal Holiness churches that practice snake handling and drinking poison in worship services, based on an interpretation of… …

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  • 17 Financial assistance following the September 11 attacks — Charities and relief agencies raised over $657 million in the three weeks following the September 11, 2001 attacks, the vast bulk going to immediate survivors and victims families. While this is a rather large sum, it is small compared to the… …

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  • 18 The Night of the Following Day — Infobox Film | name =The Night of the Following Day image size =175px caption = director = Hubert Cornfield producer =Hubert Cornfield writer = Hubert Cornfield Robert Phippeny starring = Marlon Brando Pamela Franklin Richard Boone Rita Moreno… …

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  • 19 Timeline for September following the September 11 attacks — All times, except where otherwise noted, in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). This is four hours (instead of five) before UTC because of daylight saving time. September, 2001 Wednesday, September 12 *2:30 AM, CBS reports that a car packed with… …

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  • 20 flight following — The task of maintaining contact with specified aircraft for the purpose of determining en route progress and/or flight termination …

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