Bench

(1) A level or gently sloping erosion plane inclined seaward. (2) A nearly horizontal area at about the level of maximum HIGH WATER on the sea side of a DIKE.
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bench

[n] - the magistrate or judge or judges sitting in court in judicial capacity to compose the court collectively 2. [n] - the reserve players on a team 3. [n] - a long seat for more than one person 4. [v] - take out of a game 5. [v] - exhibit on a bench
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Bench

Working levels of the quarry face
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Bench

Bench noun ; plural Benches [ Middle English bench , benk , Anglo-Saxon benc ; akin to Swedish bänk , Dan bænk , Icelandic bekkr , Old Saxon , D., & German bank . Confer Bank , Beach .] 1. A long seat, differi
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Bench

Bench transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Benched ; present participle & verbal noun Benching .] 1. To furnish with benches. « 'T was benched with turf. Dryden. » « Stately theaters
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Bench

Bench intransitive verb To sit on a seat of justice. [ R.] Shak.
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bench

Origin: OE. Bench, benk, AS. Benc; akin to Sw. Bank, Dan baenk, Icel. Bekkr, OS, D, & G. Bank. Cf. Bank, Beach. ... 1. A long seat, differing from a stool in its greater length. 'Mossy benches supplied the place of chairs.' (Sir W. Scott) ... 2. A long table at which mechanics and other work; as, a carpenter's bench. ... 3. The seat where judge
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bench

noun a long seat for more than one person
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bench

verb exhibit on a bench; `bench the poodles at the dog show`
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bench

verb take out of a game; of players
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Bench

• (n.) A long table at which mechanics and other work; as, a carpenter`s bench. • (n.) The persons who sit as judges; the court; as, the opinion of the full bench. See King`s Bench. • (v. i.) To sit on a seat of justice. • (n.) A collection or group of dogs exhibited to the public; -- so named because the animals are usually pla
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bench

(from the article `mining`) Deposits mined by open-pit techniques are generally divided into horizontal layers called benches. The thickness (that is, the height) of the benches ...
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bench

long seat that may be freestanding, fixed to the wall, or placed against the wall. Paneled benches were used by the Romans, and they were the most ...
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Bench

[geology] In geomorphology, geography and geology, a bench or benchland is a long, relatively narrow strip of relatively level or gently inclined land that is bounded by distinctly steeper slopes above and below it. Benches can be of different origins and created by very different geomorphic processes. First, the differential erosion of roc
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Bench

[British clothing brand] Bench (usually branded as `Bench.`) is a British clothing brand that is sold worldwide, including in Europe, Canada, and Australia. The company was founded in Manchester, Britain, and specialises in streetwear. == History == The brand began in 1989 creating graphic t-shirt designs influenced by skateboarding. Over t
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Bench

[law] Bench in legal contexts means simply the location in a courtroom where a judge sits. The historical roots of that meaning come from the fact that judges formerly sat on long seats or benches (freestanding or against a wall) when presiding over a court. In modern courtrooms, the bench is usually an elevated desk area that allows a judg
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BENCH

The seat occupied by the judge. More broadly, the court itself.
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Bench

One of to or more divisions of a coal seam separated by slate or formed by the process of cutting the coal.
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bench

  1. a long seat for more than one person
  2. the reserve players on a team
  3. a level shelf of land interrupting a declivity (with steep slopes above and below)
  4. persons who administer justice
  5. a strong worktable for a carpenter or mechanic
  6. the magistrate or judge or judges sitting in court in judicial capacity to compose the court collec
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    Bench

    The Court or the judges collectively.
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    Bench

    (n) Bench is the collection or sitting of more than one judge in a court to hear a judicial case collectively when the importance or statutory requirements of that particular case demands such case need to be heard by a group of judges to reach a majority based ruling.
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    Bench

    Your Pokémon that are in play but aren't actively fighting sit here. They're ready to come out and fight if the Active Pokémon retreats or is Knocked Out.
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    Bench

    Where your Pokémon go that are in play but are not actively fighting. They are ready to come out and fight if the Active Pokémon retreats or is Knocked Out. When Benched Pokémon receive damage, do not apply Weakness or Resistance.
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    Bench

    The unstable, newly-formed front of a lava delta.
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    Bench

    The unstable, newly-formed front of a lava delta.
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