free play

  • 1 Free Play — is a literary concept from Jacques Derrida s 1966 essay, Structure, Sign, and Play in the Discourse of the Human Sciences. In his essay, Derrida speaks of a philosophical “event” that has occurred to the historic foundation of structure. Before… …

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  • 2 free play — index latitude Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 free play — laisvas žaidimas statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Žaidimo, varžymosi įgūdžių ugdymo būdas sportinių žaidimų pratybose – žaidimas, kurio metu vyrauja individualūs žaidėjų veiksmai ir iš anksto neplanuotas bendradarbiavimas.… …

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  • 4 free play — [1] The amount of looseness in some component before it engages. [2] The amount of travel before any action takes place. In a brake pedal, it is the distance the pedal moves before the pistons in the master cylinder are actuated. [3] British term …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 5 free play — noun : unrestricted movement, activity, or interplay free play was being given to private enterprise and individual initiative Americana Annual …

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  • 6 free play — Freedom, range, scope, full play, swing, full swing …

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  • 7 free play exercise — mokymai be išankstinio plano statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Mokymai pajėgų pasiruošimui patikrinti sudarant tikroviškas pavojaus ir kovos sąlygas, bet reikalaujant, kad būtų laikomasi taikos metu galiojančių saugumo taisyklių. atitikmenys:… …

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  • 8 free play exercise — An exercise to test the capabilities of forces under simulated contingency and/or wartime conditions, limited only by those artificialities or restrictions required by peacetime safety regulations. See also controlled exercise …

    Military dictionary

  • 9 Home Free (play) — Home Free is a one act play by Lanford Wilson.CharactersThere are two major characters, Lawrence and Joanna, as well as Edna and Claypone, who are referred to by the characters but who have no lines and are not mentioned in the Dramatis personae… …

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  • 10 pedal free play — The distance a pedal moves until a slight resistance is felt. See clutch pedal free travel free pedal play …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 11 Play therapy — is generally employed with children ages 3 to 11, play provides a way for children to express their experiences and feelings through a natural, self guided, self healing process. As children’s experiences and knowledges are often communicated… …

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  • 12 play — Synonyms and related words: ALGOL, COBOL, FORTRAN, Grand Guignol, Passion play, Tom show, abuse, accentuate, accompany, act, act a part, act as, act as foil, act out, act up, acting, action, actions, activism, activity, ad lib, affect, agree, air …

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  • 13 play — n 1. drama, dramatic play, stage play; stage show, show; theatrical piece, theatricals, piece, work, vehicle; screenplay, photoplay, photodrama, Inf. opus; teleplay, television drama or play, TV drama or play; radio drama or play, broadcast… …

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  • 14 free rein — noun the removal of constraints (Freq. 1) he gave free rein to his impulses they gave full play to the artist s talent • Syn: ↑play • Hypernyms: ↑freedom * * * FREEDOM, a free hand, leeway, latitude, flexibility, liberty, independence, free play …

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  • 15 play — Movement between two parts. See camshaft end play end play free pedal play free play pedal free play radial play …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 16 play — play1 W1S1 [pleı] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(children)¦ 2¦(sports/games)¦ 3¦(music)¦ 4¦(radio/cd etc)¦ 5¦(theatre/film)¦ 6 play a part/role 7 play ball 8¦(pretend)¦ 9¦(behave)¦ 10 play games …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 free — freeness, n. /free/, adj., freer, freest, adv., v., freed, freeing. adj. 1. enjoying personal rights or liberty, as a person who is not in slavery: a land of free people. 2. pertaining to or reserved for those who enjoy personal liberty: They… …

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  • 18 free hand — Synonyms and related words: ample scope, bigheartedness, blank check, bounteousness, bountifulness, bounty, carte blanche, clearance, easy purse strings, elbowroom, field, free course, free play, free scope, freedom, freehandedness,… …

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  • 19 free — See asbestos free hands free lead free maintenance free North American Free Trade Agreement pedal free play pedal free travel …

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  • 20 free rein — the sponsors gave the writers free rein Syn: freedom, a free hand, leeway, latitude, flexibility, liberty, independence, free play, license, room to maneuver, carte blanche, a blank check See note at reign …

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