anchor

A feature that connects a frame or framed object to a paragraph. Anchors can be Locked or Unlocked. A frame is always anchored to a paragraph. Locking an anchor to a specific paragraph ensures that the frame always appears on the same page as the paragraph to which it is anchored.

Anchor

a metal hook that holds a boat to the sea bed

Anchor

Anchor is slang for a juror who has been bribed to influence other jurors to vote for an acquittal.
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anchor

[n] - a television reporter who coordinates a broadcast to which several correspondents contribute 2. [n] - a central cohesive source of support and stability 3. [n] - a mechanical device that prevents a vessel from moving 4. [v] - fix firmly and stably 5. [v] - secure a vessel with an anchor
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Anchor

To secure a set piece to the stage floor.
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Anchor

In a HTML page content, an area which is the source or destination of a hypertext link.
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Anchor

The position were the hand that draws the bow string is positioned when at full draw.
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Anchor

Any type of hook or weight used to grip the bottom and attached by a cable prevent the boats drifting. There are different types of anchors.
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Anchor

A weighty grappling hook used for holding a ship fast.
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Anchor

Any stimulus that is associated with a specific response. Anchors happen naturally, and they can also be set up intentionally, for example, ringing a bell to get peoples attention, or more subtly, standing in a particular place when answering questions.
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Anchor

An'chor (ăn'kẽr) noun [ Middle English anker , Anglo-Saxon ancor , oncer , Latin ancora , sometimes spelt anchora , from Greek 'a`gkyra , akin to English angle : confer French ancre . See Angle , nou...
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Anchor

An'chor transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Anchored ; present participle & verbal noun Anchoring .] [ Confer French ancrer .] 1. To place at anchor; to secure by an anchor; as, to anchor a ship. 2.
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Anchor

An'chor intransitive verb 1. To cast anchor; to come to anchor; as, our ship (or the captain) anchored in the stream. 2. To stop; to fix or rest. « My invention . . . anchors on Isabel. Shak. »
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Anchor

An'chor noun [ Middle English anker , ancre , Anglo-Saxon ancra , from Latin anachoreta . See Anchoret .] An anchoret. [ Obsolete] Shak.
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anchor

1. A iron instrument which is attached to a ship by a cable (rope or chain), and which, being cast overboard, lays hold of the earth by a fluke or hook and thus retains the ship in a particular station. ... The common anchor consists of a straight bar called a shank, having at one end a transverse bar called a stock, above which is a ring for the c...
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anchor

ground tackle noun a mechanical device that prevents a vessel from moving
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Anchor

• (n.) One of the anchor-shaped spicules of certain sponges; also, one of the calcareous spinules of certain Holothurians, as in species of Synapta. • (v. t.) To place at anchor; to secure by an anchor; as, to anchor a ship. • (n.) An anchoret. • (n.) A metal tie holding adjoining parts of a building together. • (n.) An emb...
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anchor

(from the article `computer programming language`) HTML documents also contain anchors, which are tags that specify links to other Web pages. An anchor has the form <A HREF= ...
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anchor

device, usually of metal, attached to a ship or boat by a cable or chain and lowered to the seabed to hold the vessel in a particular place by means ...
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Anchor

An object designed to grip the ground, under a body of water, to hold the boat in a selected area
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Anchor

Device for securing portable buildings to ground.
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anchor

Type: Term Pronunciation: ang′ker Definitions: 1. Any device that fixes the position of an object with respect to its surroundings.
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Anchor

A device that supports and holds in place conductors when they are terminated at a pole or structure. The anchor is buried and attached to the pole by way of guy wire to counteract the mechanical forces of these conductors.
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Anchor

An object designed to prevent or slow the drift of a ship, attached to the ship by a line or chain; typically a metal, hook like, object designed to grip the bottom under the body of water.
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Anchor

In heraldry the anchor is an emblem of hope.
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