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Definition of the adjective alow
What does alow mean as an attribute of a noun?
- [nautical] in the lower part of the rigging, or on the decks
Definition of the adverb alow
What does alow mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?
- [nautical] below; towards the lower part of the rigging, or towards the decks
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by Nick Baker
Alow is a yood time to look out for lots of action at your local heronry. RIG/IT.- Greylay Goose The oriyinal yoose from which all domesticated varieties / except Chinese Goose) are descended.
by Richard Greenwood, Graham Mills, Bran Vrana
aLow means 10% percentile. bHigh means 90% percentile. cKOW values as collected by Booij et al.  dOnly data twice the detection limit were used. eLess than 60 datapoints generally means that other data are below twice DL. fAlso data ...
The Encyclopædia Britannica (1893)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature
The name bun alow is a corruption of the native word bangla, “ ngalese,” and probabl refers to the first district where the form of bui ding was noticed by Europeans. Dale-bungalows are houses for travelers, constructed at intervals of from 12 to ...
Dictionary of Early English (1955)
by Joseph T. Shipley
almuten alow almous. The almonry (see ambry) was the place where the alms were distributed; also almosery. Cavendish in THE LYFFE AND DEATH OF CARDYNAL WOOLSEY (1557) wrote: Now let us retorne agayn unto the almosyner, ...
by Tom Lenfestey, Thompson Lenfestey
"Studding sails are set alow and aloft." (2) Below decks. "All hands! Lay alow!" alphabet code See PHONETIC ALPHABET. altar n. A step in a drydock now associated with support for the wale shores. The altars usually all but surround the ...
Biographical Notices, and Records of Naval Officers; Special Articles on Naval Art and Science
See ALow. LAY ALorT! The command...
Alow. Below. All sail alow and aloft is all plain sail and stun'-sails. Alphabet Telegraph. An apparatus which marks s mbols ...
by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen
alnmt alignment alnot alert notice ALNP Abraham Lincoln National Park ALNZ Air League of New Zealand alo axiolinguoclusal alo' alow Alo Alonso ALO Accreditation Liaison Officer; ...
The English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years: F-M (1900)
by Joseph Wright
alow, (:2) in low, aflame, ablaze, on fire; also usedfi . ; (3) to la e a low, to catch fire, ...
by Martin Griffiths
alow. politics« which were far less worthy of study. Itwas not untilthe 1970s that events suchasUS PresidentRichard Nixon«s decisionto suspend theconvertibility of theUSdollar intogold,the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries« ...
by G.H.R. Parkinson
alow«,. acommon«,. abad«. isonlya subsequently-invented pale, contrasting image in relation toits positive basic concept ̧ 7 Furthermore, thehigh-born ...
by Raymond Boudon, Francois Bourricaud
alow. educational attainment«. 0In a case like this we would create a sample of school pupils classified according to the two criteria (disadvantaged/advantaged background, high/low attainment) and examine the distribution of these two ...
by Phil Gunson, Greg Chamberlain, Andrew Thompson
alow. level« talks were held in Madrid between the government and the guerrillas , with army officers present as observers, but these were accompanied by an intensification of military activities on both sides. The URNG had proposed the ...
A Dictionary of Stylistics (2014)
by Katie Wales
alow«. or popular sub-genres (e.g. epistle, travelogue, horror story) may become incorporated. Such innovations and others are said to be canonized, elevated to the (new) literary NORM (Viktor Shklovsky 1925). But, ironically, the very ...
Communication from Ancient Times to the Information Age by Theresa Enos
®alow. down way of taking people in. ̄ This characterization reveals the Greek suspicion ofironyas an abusive and deceptive useof language; anyone who practiced eironeia was an eiron¦a dissembler. In the Ethics, Aristotle distinguished ...
by Joanne Pearson
alow«. magic, tending towards thesequential and processual, magic performed as part of ongoing ritual continuity. This.
Dictionary of Policing (2013)
by Tim Newburn, Peter Neyroud
alow«. policeand aahigh« police(Brodeur 1983). In Napoleonic France,the Police Minister distinguished between policing functions concernedwith the socialorder ofthestreets (incivilities such as prostitution or neighbour disputes) ...
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Video shows what alow means. Low down.. Towards the lower part of a vessel, towards the lower rigging or the decks.. Alow Meaning. How to pronounce ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1O1W4
The value of this 4-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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