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One of the key areas of the body that the user needs to take care of. The back should be kept straight at all times whilst using a VDU.

back

The underside of the cloth as woven in the LOOM.

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The paper money side opposite the 'face'; analogous to the reverse of a coin.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/10143

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[Verb] To place a bet on something, such as a horse in a race.
Example: I backed Red Rum, as I liked the name of the horse.
Found on http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/glossary/

Back

The back of a book is the binding edge. To back a book is to shape the back of a previously rounded book, so as to make a shoulder on either side against which the front and back covers fit closely.
Found on http://www.lithosphere.co.uk/content/glossary.htm

Back

Back (băk) noun [ French bac : confer Arm. bag , bak a bark, Dutch bak tray, bowl.] 1. A large shallow vat; a cistern, tub, or trough, used by brewers, distillers, dyers, picklers, gluemakers, and others, for mixing or cooling wort, holding water, hot glue, etc....
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Back

Back adjective 1. Being at the back or in the rear; distant; remote; as, the back door; back settlements. 2. Being in arrear; overdue; as, back rent. 3. Moving or operating backward; as, back action. Back charges , charges brought f...
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Back

Back transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Backed ; present participle & verbal noun Backing .] 1. To get upon the back of; to mount. « I will back him [ a horse] straight. Shak. » 2. ...
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Back

Back intransitive verb 1. To move or go backward; as, the horse refuses to back . 2. (Nautical) To change from one quarter to another by a course opposite to that of the sun; -- used of the wind. 3. (Sporting) To stand still behind another dog which has po...
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Back

Back adverb [ Shortened from aback .] 1. In, to, or toward, the rear; as, to stand back ; to step back . 2. To the place from which one came; to the place or person from which something is taken or derived; as, to go back for something left behind; to go
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1. Being at the back or in the rear; distant; remote; as, the back door; back settlements. ... 2. Being in arrear; overdue; as, back rent. ... 3. Moving or operating backward; as, back action. Back charges, charges brought forward after an account has been made up. Back filling, the retrograde movement of a man or body of men, without changing fron...
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backward 3 backwards 3 rearward adverb at or to or toward the back or rear; `he moved back`; `tripped when he stepped backward`; `she looked rearward out the window of the car`
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adverb in answer; `he wrote back three days later`; `had little to say in reply to the questions`
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Back

• (adv.) In a state of restraint or hindrance. • (v. i.) To move or go backward; as, the horse refuses to back. • (n.) A garment for the back; hence, clothing. • (v. i.) To write upon the back of; as, to back a letter; to indorse; as, to back a note or legal document. • (v. i.) To support; to maintain; to second or strength...
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/back/

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(from the article `stringed instrument`) In the lute the part of the resonating chamber over which the strings pass is called the belly, and the other side of the resonator is called the ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/b/3

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(from the article `rugby`) It was not until the early 1880s that specialized positions began to appear, particularly among the backs, with Allen Rotherham of Oxford and England ...
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Back

leathering of the thoracic portion of the dorsum, bound by the nape, base of the wings, mantle and rump.
Found on https://www.britishbirdlovers.co.uk/identifying-birds/glossary-of-bird-part

Back

Back is American slang for on the side.
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZB.HTM

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Type: Term Pronunciation: bak Definitions: 1. Posterior aspect of trunk, below neck and above buttocks. 2. Vertebral column with associated muscles (erector spinae and transversospinalis) and overlying integument. See: dorsum
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=9152

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[horse] The back describes the area of horse anatomy where the saddle goes, and in popular usage extends to include the loin or lumbar region behind the thoracic vertebrae that also is crucial to a horse`s weight-carrying ability. These two sections of the vertebral column beginning at the withers, the start of the thoracic vertebrae, and e...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Back_(horse)

Back

The roof or upper part in any underground mining cavity.
Found on http://www.coaleducation.org/glossary.htm

back

The side of the bow farthest from the archer
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21056

Back

a defender.
Found on http://www.firstbasesports.com/soccer_glossary.html

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A position behind the offensive line, or behind the linebackers on defense.
Found on http://www.instantactionsports.com/sportsbook/arena-football/arena-football

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The area between the shoulders and the buttocks. The back is supported by the spinal column, which is bound together by ligaments and supported by muscles that also control posture and movement. There are many disorders of the back arising from a number of causes affecting the spine. They include ...
Found on http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/B/back.html
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