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  • 1 best — I. a. 1. Most good, most excellent, superlatively good, good in the highest degree. 2. Most wise, most judicious, most expedient. See the various meanings of Good. II. ad. 1. Most of all, in the highest degree, beyond all others. 2. With most… …

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  • 2 best — n. finest, most excellent; highest endeavor, hardest; holiday clothes, Sunday best ; compliments, best wishes v. get over on someone; beat someone adj. having the most positive qualities, leading, top, foremost, prime, first, chief, principal,… …

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  • 3 bested — adj. defeated, overcome; outdone (in a contest) best n. finest, most excellent; highest endeavor, hardest; holiday clothes, Sunday best ; compliments, best wishes v. get over on someone; beat someone adj. having the most positive qualities,… …

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  • 4 besting — best n. finest, most excellent; highest endeavor, hardest; holiday clothes, Sunday best ; compliments, best wishes v. get over on someone; beat someone adj. having the most positive qualities, leading, top, foremost, prime, first, chief,… …

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  • 5 bests — best n. finest, most excellent; highest endeavor, hardest; holiday clothes, Sunday best ; compliments, best wishes v. get over on someone; beat someone adj. having the most positive qualities, leading, top, foremost, prime, first, chief,… …

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  • 6 best — [adj1] most excellent 10*, A 1*, ace, bad*, beyond compare, boss*, capital, champion, chief, choicest, cool*, culminating, finest, first, first class, first rate, foremost, greatest, highest, incomparable, inimitable, leading, matchless,… …

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  • 7 At best — Best Best, n. Utmost; highest endeavor or state; most nearly perfect thing, or being, or action; as, to do one s best; to the best of our ability. [1913 Webster] {At best}, in the utmost degree or extent applicable to the case; under the most… …

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  • 8 Best — Best, n. Utmost; highest endeavor or state; most nearly perfect thing, or being, or action; as, to do one s best; to the best of our ability. [1913 Webster] {At best}, in the utmost degree or extent applicable to the case; under the most… …

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  • 9 For best — Best Best, n. Utmost; highest endeavor or state; most nearly perfect thing, or being, or action; as, to do one s best; to the best of our ability. [1913 Webster] {At best}, in the utmost degree or extent applicable to the case; under the most… …

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  • 10 To get the best of — Best Best, n. Utmost; highest endeavor or state; most nearly perfect thing, or being, or action; as, to do one s best; to the best of our ability. [1913 Webster] {At best}, in the utmost degree or extent applicable to the case; under the most… …

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  • 11 To make the best of — Best Best, n. Utmost; highest endeavor or state; most nearly perfect thing, or being, or action; as, to do one s best; to the best of our ability. [1913 Webster] {At best}, in the utmost degree or extent applicable to the case; under the most… …

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  • 12 utmost — I. a. 1. Extreme, farthest, last, most distant, most remote. 2. Greatest, uttermost. II. n. Best, most, greatest effort, highest endeavor, the most that can be done …

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  • 13 ZIONISM — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the word and its meaning forerunners ḤIBBAT ZION ROOTS OF ḤIBBAT ZION background to the emergence of the movement the beginnings of the movement PINSKER S AUTOEMANCIPATION settlement… …

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  • 15 Coudersport Area School District — Address 698 Dwight Street Coudersport, Pennsylvania, Potter, 16915 …

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  • 16 Business and Industry Review — ▪ 1999 Introduction Overview        Annual Average Rates of Growth of Manufacturing Output, 1980 97, Table Pattern of Output, 1994 97, Table Index Numbers of Production, Employment, and Productivity in Manufacturing Industries, Table (For Annual… …

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  • 17 NEW YORK CITY — NEW YORK CITY, foremost city of the Western Hemisphere and largest urban Jewish community in history; pop. 7,771,730 (1970), est. Jewish pop. 1,836,000 (1968); metropolitan area 11,448,480 (1970), metropolitan area Jewish (1968), 2,381,000… …

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  • 18 GOD — IN THE BIBLE The Bible is not a single book, but a collection of volumes composed by different authors living in various countries over a period of more than a millennium. In these circumstances, divergencies of emphasis (cf. Kings with… …

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  • 20 Horse breeding — Mares and foals Horse breeding is reproduction in horses, and particularly the human directed process of selective breeding of animals, particularly purebred horses of a given breed. Planned matings can be used to produce specifically desired… …

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