|change over time||diachrony|
|(1567-1643) Claudio, Italian composer belonging to the Renaissance time period (known for his advancement of the opera)||Monteverdi|
|(1864-1909) German mathematician who developed the concept of four-dimensional space-time||Minkowski|
|(Archaic) since, since that time||sinsyne|
|(Biblical) pertaining to the time before the fall of man, before fall from grace||prelapsarian|
|(born 1968) American baseball player for the Chicago Cubs (competed with Mark McGwire for the all-time record of most home runs hit in one season)||Sammy Sosa|
|(Botany) not falling off at a particular time of year (of leaves); evergreen, does not loose its leaves each year (of trees or plants)||indeciduous|
|(British Slang) criminal, prisoner, ex-convict; prison time, decide the order of play, fall behind compared with others, fail to keep up with the established pace, straggle; develop slowly; linger, tarry; slacken, flag, weaken; imprison (British Slang)...||lag|
|(British spelling for inflection) curve, bend; change in pitch or tone of the voice; addition of a suffix or other element to the basic form of a word to change its meaning or function (Grammar)||inflexion|
|(British) traditional, conservative; time-honored||trad|
|(Chemistry) change into an isomer (chemical compound which has the same number and kind of atoms as another but differs in structural arrangement), make or become isomeric||isomerize|
|(Chemistry) convert into an ester, change into ester||esterify|
|(Finance) process of selling or writing an option for the first time||grants|
|(French) epoch, era, distinct period of time noted for particular events characteristics or developments||epoque|
|(Geology) belief that major geological changes on earth were caused by catastrophes (and not by gradual change), pessimism, theory of geological violence||catastrophism|
|(Geology) of or pertaining to the earliest known forms of rocks; of or belonging to the earlier of the two divisions of Precambrian time||archaean|
|(Geology) of or pertaining to the earliest known forms of rocks; of or belonging to the earlier of the two divisions of Precambrian time||archean|
|(Informal) abrupt reversal or change (esp. of opinion); back flip; sound of something flapping; backless thong sandal; circuit that can toggle between two modes (Electronics), backless sandal, backward flip, change of mind, change opinion, circuit with...||flip-flop|
|(Informal) night; period of time between sunset and sunrise; darkness; end of the evening||nite|
|(Internet Slang) go meet some friends and develop some outside interests! (used to ridicule people who spend large amounts of time using computers or the Internet)||GAL (get a life)|
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EUdict (European dictionary) is a collection of online dictionaries for the languages spoken mostly in Europe. These dictionaries are the result of the work of many authors who worked very hard and finally offered their product free of charge on the internet thus making it easier to all of us to communicate with each other. Some of the dictionaries have only a few thousand words, others have more than 320,000. Some of the words may be incorrectly translated or mistyped.
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