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  • affect — To act upon; influence; change; enlarge or abridge; often used in the sense of acting injuriously upon persons and things. To lay hold of or attack (as a disease does); to act, or produce an effect or result upon; to impress or influence (the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • liberty — Freedom from all restraints except such as are justly imposed by law. Freedom from restraint, under conditions essential to the equal enjoyment of this same right by others; freedom regulated by law. The absence of arbitrary restraint, not… …   Black's law dictionary

  • weather — weatherer, n. /wedh euhr/, n. 1. the state of the atmosphere with respect to wind, temperature, cloudiness, moisture, pressure, etc. 2. a strong wind or storm or strong winds and storms collectively: We ve had some real weather this spring. 3. a… …   Universalium

  • weather — weath•er [[t]ˈwɛð ər[/t]] n. 1) mer the state of the atmosphere with respect to wind, temperature, cloudiness, moisture, pressure, etc 2) mer a strong wind or storm, or strong winds and storms collectively 3) mer a report on the weather broadcast …   From formal English to slang

  • weather — /ˈwɛðə / (say wedhuh) noun 1. the state of the atmosphere with respect to wind, temperature, cloudiness, moisture, pressure, etc. 2. windy or stormy weather. –verb (t) 3. to expose to the weather; to dry, season, or otherwise affect by exposure… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Invade — In*vade , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Invaded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Invading}.] [L. invadere, invasum; pref. in in + vadere to go, akin to E. wade: cf. OF. invader, F. envahir. See {Wade}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To go into or upon; to pass within the confines… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Invaded — Invade In*vade , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Invaded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Invading}.] [L. invadere, invasum; pref. in in + vadere to go, akin to E. wade: cf. OF. invader, F. envahir. See {Wade}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To go into or upon; to pass within the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Invading — Invade In*vade , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Invaded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Invading}.] [L. invadere, invasum; pref. in in + vadere to go, akin to E. wade: cf. OF. invader, F. envahir. See {Wade}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To go into or upon; to pass within the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • injure — transitive verb (injured; injuring) Etymology: Middle English enjuren, from Anglo French *enjurer, from Late Latin injuriare, from Latin injuria injury Date: 15th century 1. a. to do an injustice to ; wrong b. to harm, impair, or tarnish the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • invade — transitive verb (invaded; invading) Etymology: Middle English, from Latin invadere, from in + vadere to go more at wade Date: 15th century 1. to enter for conquest or plunder 2. to encroach upon ; infringe 3. a. to spread over or into as if… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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