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interpreting
  • n  an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious
    he annoyed us with his interpreting of parables
  • v  make sense of; assign a meaning to
  • v  give an interpretation or explanation to
  • v  give an interpretation or rendition of
  • v  create an image or likeness of
  • v  restate (words) from one language into another language
  • v  make sense of a language
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interpretive dance
  • n  a form of modern dance in which the dancer's movements depict an emotion or tell a story
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interpretive dancing
  • n  a form of modern dance in which the dancer's movements depict an emotion or tell a story
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interpretive program
  • n  (computer science) a program that translates and executes source language statements one line at a time
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interreflection
  • n  reciprocal reflection between two reflecting surfaces
    there was interreflection between the two surfaces of the lens
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interrelatedness
  • n  mutual or reciprocal relation or relatedness
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interrelation
  • n  mutual or reciprocal relation or relatedness
    interrelationships of animal structure and function
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interrelationship
  • n  mutual or reciprocal relation or relatedness
    interrelationships of animal structure and function
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interrogation
  • n  a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply
    he had trouble phrasing his interrogations
  • n  a transmission that will trigger an answering transmission from a transponder
  • n  formal systematic questioning
  • n  an instance of questioning
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interrogation point
  • n  a punctuation mark (?) placed at the end of a sentence to indicate a question
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interrogative mood
  • n  some linguists consider interrogative sentences to constitute a mood
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interrogative sentence
  • n  a sentence of inquiry that asks for a reply
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interrupt
  • n  a signal that temporarily stops the execution of a program so that another procedure can be carried out
  • v  make a break in
    We interrupt the program for the following messages
  • v  destroy the peace or tranquility of
    Don't interrupt me when I'm reading
  • v  interfere in someone else's activity
    Please don't interrupt me while I'm on the phone
  • v  terminate
    She interrupted her pregnancy
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interrupted fern
  • n  North American fern having tall erect pinnate fronds and a few sporogenous pinnae at or near the center of the fertile fronds
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interrupter
  • n  a device for automatically interrupting an electric current
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interruption
  • n  an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity
  • n  some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity
    the telephone is an annoying interruption
  • n  a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something
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intersection
  • n  a point where lines intersect
  • n  a junction where one street or road crosses another
  • n  a point or set of points common to two or more geometric configurations
  • n  the set of elements common to two or more sets
    the set of red hats is the intersection of the set of hats and the set of red things
  • n  a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena
  • n  the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's path)
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