strike

1. ) The horizontal line marking the intersection between the inclined plane of a solid geological structure and the Earth's surface. 2. The compass direction of this line, measured in degrees from true north.
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Strike

- The plate on a door frame that engages a latch or dead bolt.
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strike

(from the article `baseball`) The batter is allowed two strikes; a third strike results in an out, commonly called a strikeout. A strike occurs when a batter swings at a pitch and ...
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strike

(from the article `bowling`) A game of tenpins consists of 10 frames. Two deliveries (rolls of the ball) per frame are allowed, the ideal being to knock down all pins on the ...
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Strike

(from the article `Eisenstein, Sergey Mikhaylovich`) ...a technique is effective only when it utilizes the concrete elements implicit in the action; it loses validity when its symbols are imposed upon ... Eisenstein was invited to direct the Proletkult-sponsored film Stachka (Strike) in 1924, but, like Griffith, he knew little of the pr...
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Strike

(See also "Take Down") To dismantle the set and remove it from the stage.
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Strike

(v) A strike is defined as the willful abstaining from their allotted work by the workers of an organization as a protest measure to pressurize the management thereby bargaining their demands (n) strike is used to represent the order of a judge, head, or chairperson to remove certain observation, comments, questions, statements made by the members ...
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strike

[n] - a group`s refusal to work in protest against low pay or bad work conditions 2. [n] - an attack that is intended to seize or inflict damage on or destroy an objective 3. [n] - a score in tenpins: knocking down all ten with the first ball 4. [n] - a pitch that is in the strike zone and that the batter does not hit 5. [v] ...
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Strike

• (n.) Same as Ten-strike. • (n.) A sudden finding of rich ore in mining; hence, any sudden success or good fortune, esp. financial. • (n.) Act of leveling all the pins with the first bowl; also, the score thus made. Sometimes called double spare. • (n.) Any actual or constructive striking at the pitched ball, three of which, if...
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strike

noun a score in tenpins: knocking down all ten with the first ball; `he finished with three strikes in the tenth frame`
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strike

work stoppage noun a group`s refusal to work in protest against low pay or bad work conditions; `the strike lasted more than a month before it was settled`
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strike

(geological) Compass direction of a horizontal line on a planar structural surface, such as a fault plane, bedding plane, or the trend of a structural feature, such as the axis of a fold. Strike is 90° from dip
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strike

(industrial) Stoppage of work by employees, often as members of a trade union, to obtain or resist change in wages, hours, or conditions. A lockout is a weapon of an employer to thwart or enforce such change by preventing employees from working. Another measure is work to rule, when production...
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Strike

[attack] A strike is a directed physical attack with either an inanimate object (such as a weapon) or with a part of the human body intended to cause blunt trauma or penetrating trauma upon an opponent. There are many different varieties of strikes. An attack with the hand closed into a fist is called a punch; an attack with the leg or foot...
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Strike

[bowling] A strike is a term used in bowling to indicate that all of the pins have been knocked down with the first ball of a frame. On a bowling score sheet, a strike is symbolized by an X. ==Scoring== When all ten pins are completely knocked down with the first ball (called a strike and typically rendered as an `X` on a score sheet), a pl...
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Strike

[industrial action] ==Summary== Programming from TV Markiza. ...
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Strike

Strike intransitive verb To move; to advance; to proceed; to take a course; as, to strike into the fields. « A mouse . . . struck forth sternly [ bodily].» Piers Plowman. 2. To deliver a quick blow or thrust; to give blows. « And fiercely took his tren...
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Strike

Strike noun 1. The act of striking. 2. An instrument with a straight edge for leveling a measure of grain, salt, and the like, scraping off what is above the level of the top; a strickle. 3. A bushel; four pecks. [ Prov. Eng.] Tusser. 4. An old measure of four...
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Strike

Strike transitive verb [ imperfect Struck ; past participle Struck , Stricken ( Stroock Strucken Obsolete); present participle & verbal noun Striking . Struck is more commonly...
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strike

1. To touch or hit with some force, either with the hand or with an instrument; to smite; to give a blow to, either with the hand or with any instrument or missile. 'He at Philippi kept His sword e'en like a dancer; while I struck The lean and wrinkled Cassius.' (Shak) ... 2. To come in collision with; to strike against; as, a bullet struck him; th...
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Strike

1) An organized work stoppage by employees, intended to pressure the employer to meet the employees' demands (for example, for higher pay, better benefits, or safer working conditions). 2) For the judge to order that all or part of a party's pleading be removed or disregarded, typically after a motion by the opposing party. 3) For the judge to orde...
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1) v. to remove a statement from the record of the court proceedings by order of the judge due to impropriety of a question, answer or comment to which there has been an objection. Often after a judge has stricken some comment or testimony (an answer made before an objection has stopped the witness), he/she admonishes (warns) the jury not to consid...
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Strike

A device fixed in or on a doorjamb into which the lock or latch bolt engages when the door is closed.
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Strike

A find; a valuable mineral development made in an unexpected manner.
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Strike

A gracenote played by tapping one or more fingers on the chanter.
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