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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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The idea of a 3D Selfie is in and of itself kind of awesome," said Michael Kantrow, Co-Founder of Makeable.
Remember that while we finished comfortably above Chelsea we were still within striking distance of Arsenal and Spurs on the last day of the 2011-12 season, and third was genuinely makeable if we hadn't lost our way at Wigan and Everton.
Regardless of wind direction or boat orientation, every cast becomes makeable.
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The first three points came in the tenth minute immediately after Simon Hunt had missed a makeable kick at the Scots' sticks.
But he netted a very makeable smash which would have taken him to 18-16, and from 17-17 a series of mistakes blighted his victory bid.
I don't think that every deal I have made could be makeable by a successor," Buffett said.
I struck the ball well, but missed many makeable putts and that didn't help," said Ahmad, a plus three handicapper.
The pressure for a match between the best horse in the world and an unbeaten 2,000 Guineas/Derby winner should be being ratcheted up day by day as it's far more makeable than Black Caviar v Frankel ever was.
However, three bogeys coming home as Fernandez-Castano missed a succession of makeable par putts saw the Spaniard's cushion trimmed to one.
Binns said: "Will missed so many makeable putts he could have had a 60 out there in a heartbeat.
Hanson failed to hole a makeable birdie putt after some impressive approach play on the par-four 18th, while he suffered further from