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mother

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1. 
a. a female who has given birth to offspring
b. (as modifier): a mother bird
2. a title given to certain members of female religious orders
3. Christian Science God as the eternal Principle

mother

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a stringy slime containing various bacteria that forms on the surface of liquids undergoing acetous fermentation. It can be added to wine, cider, etc. to promote vinegar formation

What does it mean when you dream about your mother?

The mother bestows life, love, and nurturing. Seeing a child being nursed suggests shelter, comfort, and protection. Seeing one’s own mother in the dream reflects guidance and care. Being the mother in a dream denotes taking care of self or of a significant relationship in the dreamer’s life. Alternatively, a mother can be a negative symbol if one has unpleasant association’s with one’s own mother.

mother

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(engineering acoustics)
A mold derived by electroforming from a master; used to produce the stampers from which disk records are molded in large quantities. Also known as metal positive.

mother

Mother

(dreams)
The relationship that we have with our mother is the most psychologically significant relationship of all. Rarely all good or all bad, our mothers always invoke powerful emotions. We may dream about our mothers in many different forms. She may be disguised in our dreams, and it is our job to find her in there. If you are dreaming about your mother, you may be addressing some issues or concerns in your dream, or your dream may be based on a valuable memory. The general image of “mother” in a dream may symbolize a variety of feelings and ideas: caring, nurturing, love, acceptance, hard work, sacrifice, martyrdom, etc. The mother in your dream could also represent “collective unconscious, ” the source of the “water of life, ” and the yin. Carl Jung suggests that women in dreams represent our collective unconscious and men the collective consciousness. Thus, the woman is that force, or current, inside of you that nudges you on and inspires you. It is your intuition and the knowledge that in not necessarily attached to words. Men, on the other hand, represent the active part of us that uses the information received to create the physical reality of our lives. When the two are working together well, we have balance and experience awareness leading to peace and productivity.
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Wondering as to why some people refuse to sing 'Vande Mataram', the Vice President said the slogan meant salute to the motherland.
To defend motherland is the responsibility of every soldier which they would never flinch even if the cost is their lives.
Anastasiades said it was everyone's mistakes that led to contempt "but at the same time, unfortunately, to a limited extent initially, the motherlands played the worst role; one of them at least, while the other one continued.
The festival featured artistic and cultural activities aimed for reviving the Syrian heritage and establishing links between the Syrian expats and motherland Syria.
In separate tweets, the girls expressed their bewilderment at the so-called lawlessness in their motherland country.
The achievement of success in all the tasks before us with determination, commitment and courage is my wish for our Motherland in the Year 2013.
In Motherland, Vincent Dance Theatre's multi-talented ensemble of 11 men, women and children take a look at the gender they were born into and the price they are paying for it.
In these moments, I cannot forget Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz, the unequalled man who accorded a lot to his motherland, since his youth when he started as the Governor of Riyadh region until he finished his life-career as the Crown Prince, he added.
Summary: Algeria and the polisario turned the sufferings of the population held against its will in the camps of Tindouf into a business to beg for and collect international aid which never reaches the real beneficiaries, said Mohamed El Bachir who has recently escaped the camps and joined the motherland.
Summary: Rabat - Algeria and the polisario turned the sufferings of the population held against its will in the camps of Tindouf into a business to beg for and collect international aid which never reaches the real beneficiaries, said Mohamed El Bachir who has recently escaped the camps and joined the motherland.
Published by Wieden+Kennedy Delhi, Motherland is the first Indian magazine to discard stereotypical 'general interest' issues and instead provide an in-depth perspective on trends, issues and ideas emanating from contemporary Indian subculture.
The success of Motherland, which is sub-titled Ordinary Lives, Extraordinary Stories, was initiated by Steve Gilroy for Newcastle's Live Theatre and theatre development agency The Empty Space.