deal

  1. a particular instance of buying or selling
  2. an agreement between parties (usually arrived at after discussion) fixing obligations of each
  3. (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
  4. a plank of softwood (fir or pine board)
  5. wood that is easy to saw (from conifers such as pine or fir)
  6. the cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time
  7. the type ......

    deal

    Pine and other soft coniferous woods used for the carcass of furniture or for cheap country furniture. The name is from the Dutch deel (part of), as the wood for a carcass is sawn into sections.

    deal

    In stock market terms this means a sale or purchase of securities. Also known as a bargain, transaction or trade.

    deal

    A buying arrangement or terms of sale that offer special purchasing incentives; a promotion or a trade deal.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20108

    deal

    [adj] - made of fir or pine 2. [n] - a plank of softwood (fir or pine board) 3. [n] - the type of treatment received (especially as the result of an agreement) 4. [n] - a particular instance of buying or selling 5. [n] - (card game) the act of distributing playing cards 6. [n] - the act of apportioning or distributing som...
    Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=deal

    Deal

    A transaction on a stock exchange by a broker or institution... <a target=_blank href='http://www.finance-glossary.com/terms/deal.htm?id=359&ginPtrCode=00000&PopupMode=false' title='Read full definition of deal'>more</a>
    Found on http://www.finance-glossary.com/pages/home.htm

    Deal

    Term for piece of square-sawn softwood
    Found on http://www.fmb.org.uk/find-a-builder/helpful-advice/jargon-buster/?locale=e

    Deal

    A piece of square-sawn softwood.
    Found on http://www.interbuilders.co.uk/glossary/d/deal.html

    Deal

    squared boards of pine or fir usual size is 9' x 2-4', used for flooring ie deal floors.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20935

    Deal

    Deal (dēl) noun [ Middle English del , deel , part, Anglo-Saxon dǣl ; akin to Old Saxon dēl , D. & Danish deel , German theil , teil , Icelandic deild , Swedish del , Goth. dails . √65. Confer 3d D...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/11

    Deal

    Deal transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Dealt (dĕlt); present participle & verbal noun Dealing .] [ Middle English delen , Anglo-Saxon dǣlan , from dǣl share; akin to Old Saxon d&#...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/11

    Deal

    Deal intransitive verb 1. To make distribution; to share out in portions, as cards to the players. 2. To do a distributing or retailing business, as distinguished from that of a manufacturer or producer; to traffic; to trade; to do business; as, he deals in flour. « They b...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/11

    deal

    1. A part or portion; a share; hence, an indefinite quantity, degree, or extent, degree, or extent; as, a deal of time and trouble; a deal of cold. 'Three tenth deals [parts of an ephah] of flour.' (Num. Xv. 9) 'As an object of science it [the Celtic genius] may count for a good deal . . . As a spiritual power.' (M. Arnold) 'She was resolved to be ...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

    deal

    noun the act of distributing playing cards; `the deal was passed around the table clockwise`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=deal

    deal

    noun a particular instance of buying or selling; `it was a package deal`; `I had no further trade with him`; `he`s a master of the business deal`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=deal

    Deal

    • (n.) An arrangement to attain a desired result by a combination of interested parties; -- applied to stock speculations and political bargains. • (v. i.) To contend (with); to treat (with), by way of opposition, check, or correction; as, he has turbulent passions to deal with. • (v. i.) To conduct one`s self; to behave or act in an...
    Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/deal/

    Deal

    town, Dover district, administrative and historic county of Kent, England, on the English Channel. The town has a natural roadstead harbour, the ...
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/d/20

    Deal

    Deal is slang for to sell any illegal drug.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZD.HTM

    Deal

    [automobile] The Deal was an automobile manufactured at the J.J. Deal and Son Carriage Factory in Jonesville, Michigan from 1905-11. The vehicle was a small four-seater motor buggy that had solid rubber tires. ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deal_(automobile)

    Deal

    Deal, town (1991 pop. 26,311), Kent, SE England, on the Downs, an important passage for Channel shipping. It is a popular holiday resort. There is some boat building. Other industries include brush making, the production of plastics, and precision engineering. Deal is the reputed landing place of Ju...
    Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/world/A0814869.html

    Deal

    Without overstating, a deal is the final agreement reached for the production of a movie. It is not a simple matter by any means and can include such negotiable points as the stars' contracts, decisions regarding who will direct the film, billing procedures, specific technical crews, and the possibility of pulling out of production should the studi...
    Found on http://www.allmovie.com/glossary/term/deal

    Deal

    A deal is the division of a piece of timber made by sawing, that is a board or plank. The name deal is chiefly applied to boards of fir above 7 inches (18 cm) in width and of various lengths exceeding 6 feet (1.8 meters). If 7 inches or less wide they are called battens, and when under 6 feet long they are called deal-ends. The usual thickness was ...
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/AD.HTM

    Deal

    In card games, the deal is the passing out of cards to the players. Usually cards are dealt one at a time to each player in succession, but there are variations.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/OD.HTM

    Deal

    To give out the cards during a card game.
    Found on http://www.gamblingplanet.org/Gambling-Glossary-D

    deal

    wood planks used to make furniture, as in "deal table"; usually denoted cheap furniture.
    Found on http://charlesdickenspage.com/glossary.html
    No exact match found