Support

Anything used to hold up a plant, such as a trellis, cage, or stake; support is often recommended for keeping tomato and cucumber plants upright and keeping fruit off the ground.
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support

[n] - financial resources provided to make some project possible 2. [n] - the financial means whereby one lives 3. [n] - something providing immaterial support or assistance to a person or cause or interest 4. [n] - supporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation 5. [n] - any device that bears the weight of anothe...
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Support

• (v. t.) To uphold by aid or countenance; to aid; to help; to back up; as, to support a friend or a party; to support the present administration. • (v. t.) To endure without being overcome, exhausted, or changed in character; to sustain; as, to support pain, distress, or misfortunes. • (v. t.) To verify; to make good; to substantiat...
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support

noun a military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission; `they called for artillery support`
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support

noun aiding the cause or policy or interests of; `the president no longer had the support of his own party`; `they developed a scheme of mutual support`
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Support

[mathematics] In mathematics, the support of a function is the set of points where the function is not zero-valued or, in the case of functions defined on a topological space, the closure of that set. This concept is used very widely in mathematical analysis. In the form of functions with support that is bounded, it also plays a major part ...
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Support

[measure theory] In mathematics, the support (sometimes topological support or spectrum) of a measure μ on a measurable topological space (X, Borel(X)) is a precise notion of where in the space X the measure `lives`. It is defined to be the largest (closed) subset of X for which every open neighbourhood of every point of the set has positi...
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Support

[structure] A support can refer to a variety of structures in architecture that includes arches, beams, columns, balconies, and stretchers. ...
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Support

Sup·port' noun [ French] 1. The act, state, or operation of supporting, upholding, or sustaining. 2. That which upholds, sustains, or keeps from falling, as a prop, a pillar, or a foundation of any kind. 3. That which maintains or preserves from being overcome, falling, yieldin...
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Support

Sup·port' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Supported ; present participle & verbal noun Supporting .] [ French supporter , Latin supportare to carry on, to convey, in Late Latin , to support, sustain; sub
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Support

1. The business activity that turns profitable products into unprofitable ones, and vice-versa. 2. The process of reducing user questions into three categories, a.) known problems with answers, b.) unsupported configurations, and c.) further profitable opportunities.
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support

1. To bear by being under; to keep from falling; to uphold; to sustain, in a literal or physical sense; to prop up; to bear the weight of; as, a pillar supports a structure; an abutment supports an arch; the trunk of a tree supports the branches. ... 2. To endure without being overcome, exhausted, or changed in character; to sustain; as, to support...
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support

a device designed to carry, through insulators, a set of conductors of a line
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Support

A player or group of players in close proximity to the ball carrier, usually off to one side, available for a pass if the ball carrier
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Support

A stable price showing that the market 'supports' that price. Discover What It`s Like to Live Easy With EquiTrend
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Support

A support contributes to keeping a structure in place by restraining one or more degrees of freedom. In a structural model, supports represent boundary entities which are not included in the model itself, e.g., foundations, abutments, or the earth itself. For each restrained translation degree of freedom at a support, there is a corresponding react...
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Support

An angle, plate, or stone which carries a gravity load.
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Support

An effective lower bound on prices supported because of many willing buyers at that price level.
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Support

Back-up for the ball carrier, usually at a good distance and angle behind the ball carrier to receive a pass or help set the ruck or maul.
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support

establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
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support

establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
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support

establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
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support

For dependency test purposes, support includes food, clothing, shelter, education, medical and dental care, recreation, and transportation. It also includes welfare, food stamps, and housing provided by the state. Support includes all income, taxable and nontaxable.
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Support

In technical analysis, a price at which a security has difficulty falling below.
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Support

Is a bond engineered to counterbalance or uphold Planned Amortization Class, Targeted Amortization Class or other superior bonds in a deal. Also, referred to as a Companion Bond.
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