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make

1. Bridge the contract to be played
2. Cards a player's turn to shuffle

make

[′māk]
(electricity)
Closing of relay, key, or other contact.

Make

(programming, tool)
The Unix tool to automate the recompilation, linking etc. of programs, taking account of the interdependencies of modules and their modification times. Make reads instructions from a "makefile" which specifies a set of targets to be built, the files they depend on and the commands to execute in order to produce them.

Most C systems come with a make. There is also one produce by GNU.

["Make - A Program for Maintaining Computer Programs", A.I. Feldman, TR No 57, Bell Labs Apr 1977].

make

A developer's "build" utility that causes a program to be compiled, tested, packaged and deployed. It executes a file of commands (the "makefile") that identifies the files in the project and the tasks to be performed. Stemming from the Unix world, variations for Windows and other platforms have been developed. See build and Ant.
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While some make-believe play is active, such as cops and robbers, it doesn't necessarily have to be energetic, says Reissland, pointing out that kids might enjoy pretending they're a mushroom, for example, or a princess sitting on her throne.
Finally, the context in which self-regulation is most likely to develop is during mature make-believe play (Elkonin, 1978; Vygotsky, 1967).
With the overall goal of the cross-cultural study to examine how children articulate their inner world and the correlation with media traces, it looked at three dimensions of children's fantasies: the nature of the make-believe world, the child's self portrayal in make believe, and the incorporation of media content into make believe worlds.
Marina Warner, Bridget Lewis, Paulina Kewes; Make-Believe and Salvator Rosa, Matt Collishaw; Richard Gray, Sir Peter Moores, Dr.
The monster is only make-believe, the boy declares with an air of satisfaction.
While others (Elias & Berk, 2002) recently have examined self-regulation in relation to make-believe play, the present study examines one component of emotion regulation that is paramount in normal personality development--delay of gratification (Bijou & Baer, 1961; Freud, A.
First, previous investigations reported that middle-class school children made fewer errors when making judgments about logical syllogisms when the problems were presented in the context of a make-believe fantasy context than they did when the problems were presented in other contexts.
It was encouraging to see such a diverse set of products and vendors all working together for the common good of the make-believe enterprise.
In "Emerald," a make-believe place becomes real again, the "blue bucket to eat from" and "a sturdy chair that lives in rain / and snow and never falters.
For years the gap has been plugged by a make-believe structure in the form of an image of a building printed on a hoarding.
Pakistan said Friday that Indian leaders accusing it of being a terrorist state are living in a world of make-believe.
Make-believe Roman soldier Alex Davidson, of what is called the XIII Geminae Legion, will talk to visitors looking at the Tripontium Roman exhibits at the Little Elborow Street venue.