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Immediate

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Definition of the adjective immediate

What does immediate mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more immediate / most immediate

  1. of the present time and place
    • example: the immediate revisions
    • similar: present
  2. very close or connected in space or time
    • examples: immediate contact | the immediate vicinity | the immediate past
    • synonym of immediate: contiguous
    • similar: close
  3. having no intervening medium
  4. immediately before or after as in a chain of cause and effect
    • examples: the immediate result | the immediate cause of the trouble
    • similar: proximate
  5. performed with little or no delay

Alternative definition of the adjective immediate

adjective

  1. happening right away, instantly, with no delay
  2. Very close; direct or adjacent.

Business

  1. Immediate Music, LLC is a music composition company based in Santa Monica that is notable for providing a specialized library of high-end trailer music for commercial motion pictures. Since 1992, Immediate Music has licensed music from its library to hundreds of theatrical trailers and television spots for all the major Hollywood studios. The company's music has been featured in the trailers for films such as Hellboy II: The Golden Army, Avatar, Iron Man, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, Coraline, Kingdom of Heaven, Dante's Peak, Cirque Du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant, X-Men: The Last Stand, the Matrix films, the Spider-Man films, The Wolfman, Assembly and the Harry Potter films.
    • also known as Immediate Music; Immediate Music, LLC
    • albums: "Trailerhead", "Trailerhead: Saga", "Trailerhead: Triumph", "Trailer Beast - Heroes, Legends And Ogres", "The Demon Within", "Trailerhead: Nu Epiq"
    • official website: immediatemusic.com
  2. Immediate a.k.a. Immediate Records was a British record label, started in 1965 by The Rolling Stones' manager Andrew Loog Oldham and Tony Calder and concentrating on the London-based blues and R&B scene.

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Google previewMicrosoft Excel 2013 Building Data Models with PowerPivot (2013)

Building Data Models with PowerPivot by Alberto Ferrari, Marco Russo

The word immediate means that Refresh usually starts within a minute. Select this check box if you want to verify that the data refresh will run properly. The E- mail Notifications section simply defines users who have to receive automated e- mail ...

Google previewDepartment of Defense dictionary of military and associated terms (Online)

immediate destination — (*) The next destination of a ship or convoy, irrespective of whether or not onward routing instructions have been issued to it. immediately vital cargo — (*) A cargo already loaded which the consignee country regards ...

Google previewThe Acquisition of the Lexicon (1994)

by Lila R. Gleitman, Barbara Landau

The Immediate Cause Linking Rule is intended to apply to the argument that causes the eventuality denoted by both internally and externally caused verbs. First, we consider internally caused verbs such as laugh or play. The verb laugh's ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)

by Robert Ireland

immediate. denture. n. See DENTURE. immediate. life. support. (ILS) See BASIC LIFE SUPPORT. immobilization. n. See FIXATION.

Google previewDictionary of Health Insurance and Managed Care (2006)

by David E. Marcinko, MBA, CFP, CMP

EMERGENCYCENTER: Short-term care facility for medical problems requiring immediate attention. See Urgent Care Center. EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT: See ER. EMERGENCY EXPENSE BENEFITS: See Funeral or Emergency Expense ...

Google previewThe International Encyclopedia of Surgery (1895)

A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery by John Ashhurst

They recognize no limitations as a rule, and an article ma}' be found recommending even the immediate treatment of intra-articular fractures by massage and manipulation, and quoting successful cases 3 treated in tins way. With regard to the ...

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Small photo of Sala Keoku is a park featuring giant fantastic concrete sculptures inspired by Buddhism. It is located near Nong Khai, Thailand in immediate proximity of the Thai-Lao border and the Mekong river.Small photo of Sala Keoku is a park featuring giant fantastic concrete sculptures inspired by Buddhism. It is located near Nong Khai, Thailand in immediate proximity of the Thai-Lao border and the Mekong river.Small photo of Sala Keoku is a park featuring giant fantastic concrete sculptures inspired by Buddhism. It is located near Nong Khai, Thailand in immediate proximity of the Thai-Lao border and the Mekong river.Small photo of Sala Keoku is a park featuring giant fantastic concrete sculptures inspired by Buddhism. It is located near Nong Khai, Thailand in immediate proximity of the Thai-Lao border and the Mekong river.Small photo of Sala Keoku is a park featuring giant fantastic concrete sculptures inspired by Buddhism. It is located near Nong Khai, Thailand in immediate proximity of the Thai-Lao border and the Mekong river.Small photo of Sala Keoku is a park featuring giant fantastic concrete sculptures inspired by Buddhism. It is located near Nong Khai, Thailand in immediate proximity of the Thai-Lao border and the Mekong river.Small photo of Sala Keoku is a park featuring giant fantastic concrete sculptures inspired by Buddhism. It is located near Nong Khai, Thailand in immediate proximity of the Thai-Lao border and the Mekong river. More...

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Everyone wants immediate success, immediate celebrity, and that doesn't produce what used to be artists. (Colin R. Davis)
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Scrabble value of I1M3M3E1D2I1A1T1E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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