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allocation

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) Allocation is the act of giving out or sharing something. (noun) An allocation is the amount that is given out or shared. Examples: (noun) With the new focus on the environment, governments are rethinking their resource allocation plans....

author

Type: verb, noun Definitions: (verb) If you author something, you create a work as its author. (noun) An author is the creator of a work; a writer. Examples: (verb) When she was young, she authored a book about 21st centaury morality. (noun) The author of the article...

domain

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) A domain (name) is a group of internet addresses or URLs that share the same last section. (noun) A domain is a field or area of knowledge or skill, or of where a rule is in force. Examples: (noun) We own the domain...

exceed

Type: verb Definitions: (verb) If you exceed something, you go beyond (farther than) the limits, beyond the regular level or beyond what is allowed. (verb) If A exceeds B, A is or becomes larger or better than B Examples: (verb) The amount of carbon dioxide that these...

federal

Type: adjective Definitions: (adjective) Something that is federal is related to the main country-wide government in a country where there are also state or provincial governments. Examples: (adjective) While education is a federal issue in countries like Japan, it is...

flexibility

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) If something has flexibility, it is able to bend or change to fit the environment. Examples: (noun) When practicing yoga, flexibility is very important. (noun) Current technology allows for greater flexibility in how we do our jobs. For...

initiative

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) An initiative is an effort to start doing something to solve a problem. (noun) If you have or take the initiative, you are in control and can decide what to do next. Examples: (noun) The town has no new initiatives to deal with road...

interval

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) In music, an interval is the difference in pitch between two notes. (noun) An interval is a distance in space or in time (often as a break or period of rest). Examples: (noun) On a guitar, each interval is separated by a fret. (noun)...

migration

Type: noun Definitions: (noun) A migration is a large movement, usually of people or animals, to a new living place. Examples: (noun) Mass migration has increased due to the war. (noun) Every fall, the birds begin their migration from the cold northern areas to the...

minimum

Type: adjective, noun Definitions: (adjective) If something is minimum, it is the lowest number, size, amount, etc. that exists, that is allowed, or that is possible. (noun) The minimum is the lowest number, size, amount, etc. that exists, that is allowed, or that is...

neutral

Type: adjective Definitions: (adjective) If you are neutral, you treat both sides equally. Examples: (adjective) The referees in international matches are from neutral countries. (adjective) A judge in a trial must be neutral. Synonyms: adjectives: unbiased, fair....

rational

Type: adjective Definitions: (adjective) If a person or an argument is rational, it makes sense and is based on good reasons. Examples: (adjective) Science is more linear, logical and rational than art. (adjective) Use of clean fuels is a healthier and more rational...