Under The Sunbeams

Science / Astrology / Under The Sunbeams: Said of a planet that is within 17° of the Sun but out of conjunction orb.

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The Adjective Synonyms: drama, the stage, dramaturgy, dramatic or Thespian or histrionic art(s), the boards, show business, showbiz
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Other Words for Under

Under Preposition Synonyms: below, underneath, beneath
Under Adjective Synonyms: beneath, below, underneath, covered by
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Sidewalls The Kickbacks

Entertainment / Bowling / Sidewalls The Kickbacks: Vertical division boards between the sides of the lanes at the pit end. On many hits the pins can bounce off the kickbacks and knock down more pins. Variations: Loose kickback means that there is not MORE

Shut Out The Book

Business / Finance / Shut Out The Book: Discrepancy between a firm's actual inventory and its recorded inventory due to theft, deterioration, loss, or clerical problems. MORE

Single Effect Theory

Entertainment / Literature / Single Effect Theory: Edgar Allan Poe's theory about what constituted a good short story. According to Poe, a good short story achieved its unity by achieving a single emotional effect on the reader. He writes of it in his MORE

Size Out The Book

Business / Finance / Size Out The Book: Refers to the magnitude of an offering, an order, or a trade. Large as in the size of an offering, the size of an order, or the size of a trade. Size is relative from market to market and security to MORE

Slip The Clutch

Technology / Motorcycle / Slip The Clutch: To feather or fan the clutch lever back and forth to prevent stalling the engine or spinning the rear tire. MORE

Short Interest Theory

Business / Finance / Short Interest Theory: Total number of shares of a security that investors have sold short and that have not been repurchased to close out the short position. Usually, investors sell short to profit from price declines. As MORE

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