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single

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  • Single — Sin gle, a. [L. singulus, a dim. from the root in simplex simple; cf. OE. & OF. sengle, fr. L. singulus. See {Simple}, and cf. {Singular}.] 1. One only, as distinguished from more than one; consisting of one alone; individual; separate; as, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Single-8 — is a motion picture film format introduced by Fujifilm of Japan in 1965 as an alternative to the Kodak Super 8 format. The company Konan (that developed the Konan 16 subminiature camera) claims in its… …   Wikipedia

  • Single — may refer to:In music:* Single (music), a song release * Single (Natasha Bedingfield song), a 2004/2006 song by Natasha Bedingfield * Single coil, an electromagnetic guitar pickup type * Single (New Kids on the Block song), a 2008 single by New… …   Wikipedia

  • Single — Sin gle, v. i. To take the irrregular gait called single foot; said of a horse. See {Single foot}. [1913 Webster] Many very fleet horses, when overdriven, adopt a disagreeable gait, which seems to be a cross between a pace and a trot, in which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Single — Sin gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Singled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Singling}.] 1. To select, as an individual person or thing, from among a number; to choose out from others; to separate. [1913 Webster] Dogs who hereby can single out their master in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Single — Sin gle, n. 1. A unit; one; as, to score a single. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. The reeled filaments of silk, twisted without doubling to give them firmness. [1913 Webster] 3. A handful of gleaned grain. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster] 4. (Law… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • single — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English sengle, from Anglo French, from Latin singulus one only; akin to Latin sem one more at same Date: 14th century 1. a. not married b. of or relating to celibacy 2. unaccompanied by others ; lone, sole …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • single — See: EVERY SINGLE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • single — See: EVERY SINGLE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Single parent — is a term that is mostly used to suggest that one parent has most of the day to day responsibilities in the raising of the child or children, which would categorize them as the dominant caregiver. The dominant caregiver is the parent in which the …   Wikipedia

  • Single-payer health care — is an American term describing the payment for doctors, hospitals and other providers of health care from a single fund. The Canadian health care system, the British National Health Service, Australia s Medicare, and Medicare in the U.S. for the… …   Wikipedia


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