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  • usage — us·age / yü sij, zij/ n: an habitual or uniform practice esp. in an area or trade compare custom Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. us …   Law dictionary

  • usage — noun 1 way/amount that sth is used ADJECTIVE ▪ heavy, high ▪ high energy usage ▪ low ▪ normal ▪ With normal usage …   Collocations dictionary

  • usage */ — UK [ˈjuːsɪdʒ] / US [ˈjusɪdʒ] noun Word forms usage : singular usage plural usages 1) a) [uncountable] linguistics the way that words are used by people when they speak and write their language There are some major differences between British and… …   English dictionary

  • usage — us|age [ jusıdʒ ] noun * 1. ) uncount the way words are used by people when they speak and write their language: There are some major differences between British and American usage. in common usage: technical terms that are now in common usage a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • usage — [[t]ju͟ːsɪʤ[/t]] usages 1) N UNCOUNT: usu with supp Usage is the way in which words are actually used in particular contexts, especially with regard to their meanings. The word undertaker had long been in common usage... He was a stickler for the …   English dictionary

  • Common lunar year — Year Year, n. [OE. yer, yeer, [yogh]er, AS. ge[ a]r; akin to OFries. i?r, g?r, D. jaar, OHG. j[=a]r, G. jahr, Icel. [=a]r, Dan. aar, Sw. [*a]r, Goth. j?r, Gr. ? a season of the year, springtime, a part of the day, an hour, ? a year, Zend y[=a]re… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Common year — Year Year, n. [OE. yer, yeer, [yogh]er, AS. ge[ a]r; akin to OFries. i?r, g?r, D. jaar, OHG. j[=a]r, G. jahr, Icel. [=a]r, Dan. aar, Sw. [*a]r, Goth. j?r, Gr. ? a season of the year, springtime, a part of the day, an hour, ? a year, Zend y[=a]re… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Common Lisp — est un langage fonctionnel impur de la famille Lisp. Sommaire 1 Introduction 2 Syntaxe 3 Types de données 3.1 Types scalaires …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Common Lisp — Paradigm(s) Multi paradigm: procedural, functional, object oriented, meta, reflective, generic Appeared in 1984, 1994 for ANSI Common Lisp Developer ANSI X3J13 committee Typing discipline …   Wikipedia

  • Common Law —     Common Law     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Common Law     (Lat. communis, general, of general application; lex, law)     The term is of English origin and is used to describe the juridical principles and general rules regulating the possession …   Catholic encyclopedia

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