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  • 1 vent — vent …

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  • 2 vent — [ vɑ̃ ] n. m. • 1080; lat. ventus I ♦ A ♦ Déplacements naturels de l atmosphère. 1 ♦ Mouvement de l atmosphère ressenti au voisinage du sol; déplacement d air; air déplacé (⇒ alizé, aquilon, autan, bora, chergui, chinook, foehn, khamsin, mistral …

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  • 3 vent — VENT. s. m. L air agité. Les quatre vents principaux ou cardinaux sont le vent de Nord, le vent de Sud, le vent d Est, le vent d Ouest, autrement, Le vent de Tramontane, de Midy, de Levant & de Couchant. Grand vent. vent impetueux, froid, chaud,… …

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  • 4 vent — Vent, Ventus, Il se prend aussi en venerie pour l odeur et sentiment qu une beste laisse de soy. Fouillous au cha. 1. A cause que le cerf est de plus grand vent et sentiment que le lievre, et le sanglier a eu le vent de la gland, c est à dire, l… …

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  • 5 Vent — Vent, n. [OE. fent, fente, a slit, F. fente a slit, cleft, fissure, from fendre to split, L. findere; but probably confused with F. vent wind, L. ventus. See {Fissure}, and cf. Vent to snuff.] 1. A small aperture; a hole or passage for air or any …

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  • 6 vent — vènt m. vent. Faire vent : venter. Quand fa vent, fau ventar prov. : il faut puiser quand la corde est au puits. Vent terrau : vent continental, mistral. Vent d aut : vent du Nord. Vent larg : vent du large, de la mer …

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  • 7 vent — vent1 [vent] n. [ME venten < OFr venter, to blow (or aphetic < OFr esventer, to expose to the air, let out < es , out + venter) < VL * ventare < L ventus,WIND2] 1. Rare the action of escaping or passing out, or the means or… …

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  • 8 Vent — Vent, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Vented}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Venting}.] 1. To let out at a vent, or small aperture; to give passage or outlet to. [1913 Webster] 2. To suffer to escape from confinement; to let out; to utter; to pour forth; as, to vent… …

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  • 9 Vent — may refer to:* Volcano, an opening in the Earth s surface which allows molten rock, ash and gases to escape ** Deep sea vent, or black smoker , a type of hydrothermal vent found on the ocean floor *Plumbing drainage venting, pipes leading from… …

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  • 10 Vent — bezeichnet: Vent (Gemeinde Sölden), Ortschaft der Gemeinde Sölden im Ötztal, Tirol Vent ist der Familienname von Hans Lorenz Andreas Vent (1785–1875), deutscher evangelischer Theologe Hans Vent (* 1934), deutscher Maler und Grafiker Vent. ist… …

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  • 11 vent — Ⅰ. vent [1] ► NOUN 1) an opening that allows air, gas, or liquid to pass out of or into a confined space. 2) the anus or cloaca of a fish or other animal. ► VERB 1) give free expression to (a strong emotion). 2) discharge (air, gas, or liquid)… …

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  • 12 Vent — Vent, n. [F. vente, fr. L. vendere, itum, to sell; perh. confused with E. vent an opening. See {Vend}.] Sale; opportunity to sell; market. [Obs.] Shelton. [1913 Webster] There is no vent for any commodity but of wool. Sir W. Temple. [1913… …

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  • 13 Vent — Vent, v. i. [Cf. F. venter to blow, vent wind (see {Ventilate}); but prob influenced by E. vent an opening.] To snuff; to breathe or puff out; to snort. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 14 Vent — Vent, v. t. To sell; to vend. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Therefore did those nations vent such spice. Sir W. Raleigh. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 15 Vent — Vent, n. [Sp. venta a poor inn, sale, market. See {Vent} sale.] A baiting place; an inn. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 16 vent — [vent] verb [T] I to express your feelings of anger very strongly II noun [C] vent [vent] a hole that allows air, gas, or smoke to escape or fresh air to enter …

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  • 17 vent — n. opening for the release of air or gas, aperture; opening in an animal s body for the discharge of waste; means of release or expression (i.e. strong feelings, opinions, etc.); opening in a gun breech from which the charge is ignited v. give… …

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  • 18 vent — [n] outlet aperture, avenue, chimney, drain, duct, exit, flue, hole, opening, orifice, pipe, split, spout, ventilator; concepts 440,464 Ant. closure, door vent [v] let out; express air, assert, come out with, declare, discharge, drive out, emit,… …

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  • 19 Vent — (Ливиньо,Италия) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: 23030 Ливиньо, Италия …

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  • 20 Vent — Vent. См. Выпор. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

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