mount

  1. a lightweight horse kept for riding only
  2. the act of climbing something
  3. a land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill
  4. something forming a back that is added for strengthening

Mount

In heraldry, a mount is a representation of a mound or hill covered with grass and occupying the bottom or base of the shield. It is usually represented as bearing a tree. When depicted in green it is called a mount-vert.
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mount

[Verb] To start. To organise, prepare and set in motion.
Example: The village is mounting a pantomime this year.
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mount

[n] - mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place 2. [v] - prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance 3. [v] - put up 4. [v] - attach to a support 5. [v] - fix onto a backing, setting, or support
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Mount

To adhere a photograph, embellishment or other item to another piece of paper.
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Mount

The mechanical device that connects the telescope to its tripod and allows the telescope to move freely. The commonest types of mount are the 'altazimuth' and the 'equatorial'
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Mount

See also MAT (353) A piece of card upon which a drawing or other work is supported
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Mount

an artificial hill or mound. In Tudor times these were designed to act in lieu of a watch tower. It was found that they also afforded picturesque views across the garden, particularly the intricate elements such as the knot gardens, and also over the parkland as a whole. Banqueting houses...
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Mount

Mount noun (Palmistry) Any one of seven fleshy prominences in the palm of the hand which are taken as significant of the influence of 'planets,' and called the mounts of Jupiter, Mars, Mercury, the Moon, Saturn, the Sun or Apollo, and Venus.
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Mount

Mount (mount) noun [ Middle English munt , mont , mount , Anglo-Saxon munt , from Latin mons , montis ; confer Latin minae protections, English eminent , menace : confer French mont . Confer Mount , ...
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Mount

Mount intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Mounted ; present participle & verbal noun Mounting .] [ Middle English mounten , monten , French monter , from Latin mons , montis , mountain. Se...
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Mount

Mount transitive verb 1. To get upon; to ascend; to climb. « Shall we mount again the rural throne?» Dryden. 2. To place one's self on, as a horse or other animal, or anything that one sits upon; to bestride. 3. To cause to mount; to put on horseba...
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Mount

Mount noun [ From Mount , v. ] That upon which a person or thing is mounted , as: (a) A horse. « She had so good a seat and hand, she might be trusted with any mount G. Eliot. (b) The cardboard or cloth on which a drawing, ...
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mount

1. A mass of earth, or earth and rock, rising considerably above the common surface of the surrounding land; a mountain; a high hill; used always instead of mountain, when put before a proper name; as, Mount Washington; otherwise, chiefly in poetry. ... 2. A bulwark for offense or defense; a mound. 'Hew ye down trees, and cast a mount against Jerus...
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mount

noun a mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place; `the diamond was in a plain gold mount`
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mount

verb prepare and supply with the necessary equipment for execution or performance; `mount a theater production`; `mount an attack`; `mount a play`
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mount

(mount) to prepare specimens and slides for study.
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Mount

• (v.) A mass of earth, or earth and rock, rising considerably above the common surface of the surrounding land; a mountain; a high hill; -- used always instead of mountain, when put before a proper name; as, Mount Washington; otherwise, chiefly in poetry. • (v.) A bank; a fund. • (v. t.) To raise aloft; to lift on high. • (v.) ...
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mount

(from the article `furniture`) In the 17th and 18th centuries, especially in England and the American colonies, a refined style for furniture mounts, keyhole escutcheons (an ... ...pattern and the ground: hence the two types, boulle (buhl) and counterboulle. The light, fanciful designs of the architect and designer Jean ... ...a more...
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mount

mount 1. Abbreviated as Mt.; a mountain or hill. Used especially as part of a proper name. 2. Any of the seven fleshy cushions around the edges of the palm of the hand in palmistry. 3. To go up; climb; ascend; such as, to mount the stairs. 2. To get up on (a platform, a horse, etc.). 3. To set or place at an elevation; that is, to mount a house ...
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mount

Type: Term Pronunciation: mownt Definitions: 1. To prepare for microscopic examination. 2. To climb on for purposes of copulation. 3. To organize and present, as a fever, an immunologic response.
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Mount

One rat places its forequarters on another rat's rump from behind. Mounting is what is seen when a male engages with a female prior to mating. Mounting is also sometimes seen between rats of the same sex, to establish dominance, during play, but can also be in an aggressive context, and often females will mount a cagemate that is in season.
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Mount

[unix] Morfa Stadium, Swansea Wales ...
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Mount

[streaming] A mount point, in streaming media systems, is a virtual resource which references live or on-demand content within a multimedia media server system. Mount points are used to allow multimedia servers the ability to control multiple content sources and/or types on the same server instance. The mount point name is typically determi...
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Mount

[surname] Mount is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: ...
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