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Shuffling

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun shuffling:

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Definition of the noun shuffling

What does shuffling mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: shufflings

  1. walking with a slow dragging motion without lifting your feet
  2. the act of mixing cards haphazardly
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • synonyms of shuffling: make / shuffle
    • more generic word: reordering = a rearrangement in a different order
    • more specific words:
      • reshuffling / reshuffle = shuffling again
      • riffle = shuffling by splitting the pack and interweaving the two halves at their corners
    • part of: card game / cards = a game played with playing cards

Alternative definition of the noun shuffling

noun

  1. Action of the verb to shuffle.
  2. The noise created by something moving about.

Definition of the adjective shuffling

What does shuffling mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. Of or relating to that which shuffles; tending to shuffle.

Explanation

Shuffling is a procedure used to randomize a deck of playing cards to provide an element of chance in card games. Shuffling is often followed by a cut, to help ensure that the shuffler has not manipulated the outcome.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Shuffling

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Google previewThe Modern Pocket Hoyle (1868)

Containing All the Games of Skill and Chance as Played in this Country at the Present Time ...

Bepore proceeding to describe the particular games, it may be proper to explain, for the use of the learner, the terms generally made use of in playing at cards : Shuffling is the first thing done in all games, and signifies mixing the cards ; it is ...

Google previewConcepts of Genetics (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Exon shuffling is a molecular mechanism for the formation of new genes. It is a process through which two or more exons from different genes can be brought together ectopically, or the same exon can be duplicated, to create a new exonintron ...

Google previewDebating P.C. (2011)

The Controversy over Political Correctness on College Campuses by Paul Berman

But what angers these people, much more than our canon tinkering and syllabus shuffling is that we tweedy Visigoths aren't teaching the great works the way they' re supposed to be taught: Instead of reading the works of Shakespeare and ...

Google previewLewins Essential GENES (2016)

Biology, Genetics by CTI Reviews

Exon shuffling is a molecular mechanism for the formation of new genes. It is a process through which two or more exons from different genes can be brought together ectopically, or the same exon can be duplicated, to create a new exonintron ...

Google previewMolecular Biology, Principles of Genome Function (2016)

Biology, Molecular biology by CTI Reviews

Exon shuffling is a molecular mechanism for the formation of new genes. It is a process through which two or more exons from different genes can be brought together ectopically, or the same exon can be duplicated, to create a new exonintron ...

Google previewIntroductory Statistics and Analytics (2015)

A Resampling Perspective by Peter C. Bruce

“Target shuffling is a computer simulation that does what statistical tests were designed to when they were first invented,” Elder explains. “But this method is much easier to understand, explain, and use than those mathematical formulas.” 1.

Google previewMultimedia Data Hiding (2003)

by Min Wu, Bede Liu

To achieve statistical independence with respect to the image structure, we consider shuffling the coefficients. Shuffling is a bijective mapping of the coefficient indexes / : {1, ...

Google previewScience and Technology of Fruit Wine Production (2016)

by Maria Kosseva, V.K. Joshi, P.S. Panesar

Genome shuffling is the recombination between multiple parents of each generation, and several rounds of genome fusion are carried out. Multiple exchanges and multiple-gene recombinations can occur rapidly and efficiently, resulting in the ...

Google previewStats, Data and Models (2015)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Shuffling: Shuffling is a procedure used ...

Google previewGenetics , From Genes to Genomes (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Exon shuffling is a molecular mechanism for the formation of new genes. It is a process through which two or more exons from different genes can be brought together ectopically, or the same exon can be duplicated, to create a new exonintron ...

Google previewComparative Psychology (2016)

Psychology, Psychology by CTI Reviews

Shuffling: Shuffling is a procedure used to randomize a deck of playing cards to ...

Google previewMicrobial Biotechnology, Fundamentals of Applied Microbiology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

DNA shuffling is a way to rapidly propagate beneficial mutations in a directed evolution experiment. It is used to rapidly increase DNA library size. because it ...

Google previewHuman Molecular Genetics (2016)

Biology, Genetics by CTI Reviews

Exon shuffling is a molecular mechanism for the formation of new ...

Google previewPrivacy in Statistical Databases (2012)

UNESCO Chair in Data Privacy, International Conference, PSD 2012, Palermo, Italy, September 26-28, 2012, Proceedings by Josep Domingo-Ferrer, Ilenia Tinnirello

Data Shuffling Data shuffling is a data masking procedure for numerical data introduced in [16]. It combines the best of perturbation and swapping. Data perturbation modifies (perturbs) the original values, which is a disadvantage, but it has ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Elder Care (2007)

The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric and Social Care, Second Edition by Eugenia L. Siegler MD, FACP, Elizabeth Capezuti PhD, RN, FAAN, Mathy Mezey EdD, RN, FAAN

Type of Gait Description Frontal lobe gait Sensory ataxic gait Cerebellar ataxic gait Spastic gait Spastic paraparesis Steppage gait Wide base of support Slightly flexed posture Small, shuffling, hesitant steps Poor initiation of gait; slipping clutch ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern English Usage (2010)

The Classic First Edition by H. W. Fowler

OBJECT-SHUFFLING. The conferring of a name on a type of mistake, making it recognizable & avoidable, is worth while if the mistake is common. Object- shuffling describes what unwary writers are apt to do with some of the many verbs that ...

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Quotes about Shuffling

The network and local TV angle of broadcast television has received a black eye for not properly debating within the news issues that should be debated, instead of shuffling them of to television advertising. (Mark E. Hyman)
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Scrabble value of S1H4U1F4F4L1I1N1G2

The value of this 9-letter word is 19 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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