attack

  1. an offensive against and enemy (using weapons)
  2. a sudden occurrence of an uncontrollable condition
  3. intense adverse criticism
  4. an offensive move in a sport or game
  5. the onset of a corrosive or destructive process (as by a chemical agent)
  6. ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation
  7. a decisive manner of beginning a musical tone or phrase
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ATTACK

The offensive action of hitting the ball. The attempt by one team to terminate the play by hitting the ball to the floor on the opponent's side.

Attack

[computing] In computer and computer networks an attack is any attempt to destroy, expose, alter, disable, steal or gain unauthorized access to or make unauthorized use of an asset. == Definitions == === IETF === Internet Engineering Task Force defines attack in RFC 2828 as: === US Government === CNSS Instruction No. 4009 dated 26 April 201...
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attack

To challenge the leading horse during a race, in an attempt to take the lead. An attack can sap the horse's energy, or even that of the leader, and may leave both of those horses with little in reserve for the finish.
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attack

[n] - a sudden occurrence of an uncontrollable condition 2. [n] - the onset of a corrosive or destructive process (as by a chemical agent) 3. [n] - strong criticism 4. [n] - an offensive against and enemy (using weapons) 5. [n] - the act of attacking 6. [n] - an offensive move in a sport or game 7. [n] - a decisive ma...
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Attack

The rate the sound begins and increases in volume.
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Attack

the initial period of a typical envelope during which a sound's attribute (such as volume) increases from 0 (silence) to it's maximum amount. The length of the attack determines how 'soft' or 'harsh' a sound is. For example, most drum or percussion sounds have a short amplitude attack time and thus have a sudden 'harsh' start. A string sound usuall...
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Attack

The beginning of a sound; the initial transient of a musical note. See also: Transient Analysis.
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Attack

an initial offensive action made by extending the sword arm and continuously threatening the opponent's target
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Attack

an initial offensive action made by extending the sword arm and continuously threatening the opponent's target
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Attack

At·tack' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Attacked ; present participle & verbal noun Attacking .] [ French attaquer , orig. another form of attacher to attack: confer Italian attacare to fasten, attack...
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Attack

At·tack' intransitive verb To make an onset or attack.
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Attack

At·tack' noun [ Confer French attaque .] 1. The act of attacking, or falling on with force or violence; an onset; an assault; -- opposed to defense . 2. An assault upon one's feelings or reputation with unfriendly or bitter words. 3. A setting to work upon some ...
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attack

1. To fall upon with force; to assail, as with force and arms; to assault. 'Attack their lines.' ... 2. To assail with unfriendly speech or writing; to begin a controversy with; to attempt to overthrow or bring into disrepute, by criticism or satire; to censure; as, to attack a man, or his opinions, in a pamphlet. ... 3. To set to work upon, as upo...
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attack

onslaught noun (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons); `the attack began at dawn`
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attack

noun a decisive manner of beginning a musical tone or phrase
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attack

(ә-tak´) an episode or onset of illness. anxiety attack panic attack. heart attack popular term for myocardial infarction. any of various types of acute episodes of ischemic heart disease. panic attack ...
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Attack

• (n.) A setting to work upon some task, etc. • (v. t.) To begin to affect; to begin to act upon, injuriously or destructively; to begin to decompose or waste. • (n.) An assault upon one`s feelings or reputation with unfriendly or bitter words. • (v. t.) To assail with unfriendly speech or writing; to begin a controversy with; t...
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attack

(from the article `aggressive behaviour`) The immediate cause or motivation of an attack by one animal on another lies in the attacker`s response to certain cues or stimuli. Such cues can be ...
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Attack

In warfare, an attack is the opening act of hostility by a force seeking to dislodge an enemy from its position. It is considered more advantageous to offer than to await attack, even in a defensive war (hence the term 'offence is the best form of defence'). The historic forms of attack are: 1. The parallel; 2. The form in which both the wings atta...
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attack

Type: Term Pronunciation: ă-tak′ Definitions: 1. A sudden illness or an episode or exacerbation of chronic or recurrent illness.
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Attack

1) When your Active Pokémon fights your opponent's Defending Pokémon. 2) The text written on each Pokémon that shows what it does when it attacks (a Pokémon can have one or two attacks on it).
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attack

1) When your Active Pokémon fights your opponent`s Pokémon. 2) The text written on each Pokémon card that shows what it does when it attacks (a Pokémon can have several attacks on it).
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attack

To play with purpose and aggressively.
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Attack

In pipe band terms, attack describes the process of getting the band from a non-playing state to a playing state. In competition, the attack is often believed to set the scene for the performance that follows and therefore great emphasis is placed on it. The commonest method is for the drummers to place two rolls, each lasting for three paces. On t...
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