Engagement

A 3-year agreement between a trapper and a fur company.
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engagement

[n] - contact by fitting together 2. [n] - the act sharing in the activities of a group 3. [n] - employment for performers or performing groups that lasts for a limited period of time
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Engagement

Engagement is when the foetus descends into the pelvic cavity. In first-time mothers, this usually happens two to four weeks before delivery.
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engagement

Engagement, also called lightening or dropping, is when the fetus descends into the pelvic cavity. In first-time mothers, this usually happens two to four weeks before delivery; babies of women who have already had children usually don't engage until labour begins.
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Engagement

Broad terms/buzzword referring to user involvement in the media being consumed.
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Engagement

Treaty between Charles I and an alliance of Scottish royalists and moderate Presbyterians 26 December 1647 by which he agreed to abolish Episcopacy and restore Presbyterianism in return for their...
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Engagement

when both blades are in contact
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Engagement

when the blades are in contact with each other, eg. during a parry, attack au fer, prise de fer, or coulé
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Engagement

Engagement: This term in obstetrics refers to the sensation that a pregnant woman feels when the baby drops. This is the time when the presenting (the lowermost) part of the fetus descends and is engaged in the mother's pelvis. Engagement is also called 'lightening' because the pregnant woman feels lighter after this event. Engagement (lightening) ...
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Engagement

En·gage'ment noun [ Confer French engagement .] 1. The act of engaging, pledging, enlisting, occupying, or entering into contest. 2. The state of being engaged, pledged or occupied; specif., a pledge to take some one as husband or wife. 3. That which engages; engrossing...
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engagement

1. The act of engaging, pledging, enlisting, occupying, or entering into contest. ... 2. The state of being engaged, pledged or occupied; specif, a pledge to take some one as husband or wife. ... 3. That which engages; engrossing occupation; employment of the attention; obligation by pledge, promise, or contract; an enterprise embarked in; as, his ...
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engagement

participation noun the act of sharing in the activities of a group; `the teacher tried to increase his students` engagement in class activities`
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engagement

(en-gāj´mәnt) the entrance of the largest diameter of the fetal head into the smallest diameter of the maternal pelvis.
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Engagement

• (n.) That which engages; engrossing occupation; employment of the attention; obligation by pledge, promise, or contract; an enterprise embarked in; as, his engagements prevented his acceptance of any office. • (n.) The state of being in gear; as, one part of a clutch is brought into engagement with the other part. • (n.) An action;...
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Engagement

(from the article `Lauderdale, John Maitland, duke of`) ...Parliament, he helped ally Scotland with the Parliamentarians. Nevertheless, after Charles I was taken captive by Parliament in 1647, Maitland ... ...in the first English Civil War, during the second (1648) and third English Civil Wars (1650–51) they supported the king. On ...
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Engagement

[diplomacy] Engagement is applied in diplomacy as a synonym for a wider range of more specific practices of contact between an international actor and a foreign public, including public diplomacy, communication and the deployment of international aid. It is associated with the approach to foreign policy that some have dubbed smart power. It...
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Engagement

[military] A military engagement is a combat between two forces, neither larger than a division and not smaller than a company, in which each has an assigned or perceived mission. An engagement begins when the attacking force initiates combat in pursuit of its mission, and ends when the attacker has accomplished the mission, or ceases to tr...
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Engagement

The sentiment a student feels or does not feel towards learning or the learning environment.
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Engagement

A sensation that is experienced by many pregnant women, normally towards the last month of the pregnancy as the fetus settles in the pelvis to prepare for birth. Breathing becomes easier as the pressure on the diaphragm lessens, although the need to urinate will increase due to the increase of pressure on the bladder. The abdomen will usually feel....
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engagement

Type: Term Pronunciation: en-gāj′ment Definitions: 1. In obstetrics, the mechanism by which the biparietal diameter of the fetal head enters the plane of the inlet.
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Engagement

Engagement or Social Engagement, refers to the amount of participation in an online community. Retweets, comments, and Likes are all forms of social engagement.
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Engagement

Maneuvers by opposing aircraft attempting to achieve/prevent weapons firing positions.
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ENGAGEMENT

User interactions with your social media content. This describes likes, shares, comments, Retweets, favorites, +1s, and any other action that a user can perform with or on your content.
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Engagement

The main purpose of social media is for you to use it as an opportunity to actively engage with customers, potential customers, friends and family.
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Engagement

Use of the horse's back and hindquarters to create energy and impulsion to forward movement An engaged horse has a rounded top line, dropped croup, flexed abdominals, and elevated head and neck
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