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Lead

Payment of a financial obligation earlier than is expected or required.
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Lead

With respect to Radiation Protection, lead together with perhaps concrete, is the most likely shielding material for attenuating X-Rays and Gamma Rays . It has a density approximately 11 times greater than that of water and is easily formed into sheets and interlocking bricks. For example, 4 cm lead will attenuate Co-60 gamma rays to 1/10th of the ...
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[n] - a soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element 2. [n] - the angle between the direction a gun is aimed and the position of a moving target (correcting for the flight time of the missile) 3. [n] - (baseball) the position taken by a base runner preparing to advance to the next base 4. [n] - a news story of major importance 5. ...
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Lead

The musical instrument that plays the melody of the tune, including the vocal.
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Lead

A cable for carrying The guitars electrical signal. Also A term for single note playing or soloing
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Lead

Photograph of the ore galena courtesy of MineraliteLead is a soft, malleable and ductile metal. Lead oxidises readily in moist air, is stable to oxygen and water, but dissolves in nitric acid. It is a poor electrical and thermal conductor but has reasonable corrosion resistance. Applications for this metal are wide and varied; for example, its rela...
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lead

(pronounced ‘leed`) One of the set of solid, formed conductors or wires that extend from a component and provide a mechanical and electrical connection. See pin.
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LEAD

Lead Education Abatement Design Group
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Lead

A malleable metal once extensively used for flashings.
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Lead

List of lead illustrations - a naturally occurring metal, the first to be smelted by man some 4000 years ago, and long used by the building industry for both practical and aesthetic purposes. Old lead can be an important historic document, there is a long tradition of inscribing into lead. ...
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Lead

A softish, heavy metal, with many applications in building. Used for covering flat or low-pitched roofs, for flashing, lining box gutters, and sometimes for rainwater hoppers and downpipes. It can also be used for ridging. If properly designed, it is an excellent material for most roofing work. Related Words: Box gutter; Down pipe; Hopper head
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Lead

Lead (lĕd) noun [ Middle English led , leed , lead , Anglo-Saxon leád ; akin to Dutch lood , Middle High German lōt , German loth plummet, sounding lead, small weight, Swedish & Danish lod . √123.] 1. (Chemistry...
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Lead transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Leaded ; present participle & verbal noun Leading .] 1. To cover, fill, or affect with lead; as, continuous firing leads the grooves of a rifle. 2. (Print.)
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Lead (lēd) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Led (lĕd); present participle & verbal noun Leading .] [ Middle English leden , Anglo-Saxon lǣdan (akin to Old Saxon lēdian , Dutch...
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Lead intransitive verb 1. To guide or conduct, as by accompanying, going before, showing, influencing, directing with authority, etc.; to have precedence or preëminence; to be first or chief; -- used in most of the senses of lead , transitive verb 2. To...
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Lead noun 1. The act of leading or conducting; guidance; direction; as, to take the lead ; to be under the lead of another. « At the time I speak of, and having a momentary lead , . . . I am sure I did my country important service .» Burke.
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Lead noun 1. (Music.) (a) The announcement by one voice part of a theme to be repeated by the other parts. (b) A mark or a short passage in one voice part, as of a canon, serving as a cue for the entrance of others. 2. In an internal-combustion engine, the distan...
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1. To guide or conduct with the hand, or by means of some physical contact connection; as, a father leads a child; a jockey leads a horse with a halter; a dog leads a blind man. 'If a blind man lead a blind man, both fall down in the ditch.' (Wyclif (Matt. Xv. 14)) 'They thrust him out of the city, and led him unto the brow of the hill.' (Luke iv. ...
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track noun evidence pointing to a possible solution; `the police are following a promising lead`; `the trail led straight to the perpetrator`
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pencil lead noun mixture of graphite with clay in different degrees of hardness; the marking substance in a pencil
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lead story noun a news story of major importance
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noun the playing of a card to start a trick in bridge; `the lead was in the dummy`
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noun (baseball) the position taken by a base runner preparing to advance to the next base; `he took a long lead off first`
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Pb noun a soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element; bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes readily to dull grey; `the children were playing with lead soldiers`
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