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world

1. the earth as a planet, esp including its inhabitants
2. mankind; the human race
3. the universe or cosmos; everything in existence
4. a complex united whole regarded as resembling the universe
5. any star or planet, esp one that might be inhabited
6. an area, sphere, or realm considered as a complete environment
7. Logic See possible world

world

[wərld]
(relativity)
Pertaining to Lorentz transformations and four-dimensional space-time, rather than rotations and three-dimensional space, as in world scalar, world vector, world line.
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"But I think we are in a good place now and I think we can have the best of both worlds and get the heavy work done and continue to swim fast and progress." Britain enjoyed a fine last World Championships in Rome, winning seven medals in the pool as well as golds for Keri-Anne Payne and Tom Daley in the open water and diving.
Harrison wanted a mixer that achieved "the best of both worlds," namely fast sand formulation changes using aggregates of dissimilar density plus excellent sand mix quality, low wear and easy cleaning.
The NSC55 easily surpasses the limitations of current midrange "disk storage only" products as well as functionally-limited switch or appliance-based "virtualization-only" offerings, by offering customers the best of both worlds with the industry's leading rich, high-end storage functionality--and enterprise-proven virtualization software--all united in a powerful, rackmounted, modular form factor at a midrange price.
As Benjamin Wittes noted recently in The Atlantic, Republicans now enjoy the best of both worlds: They can use the abortion issue to mobilize a hard-core pro-life base while not actually being obliged to enact the politically unpopular restrictions those groups would demand.
Thus, he brings to this book the best of both worlds: professional writer and combat Marine.
The Town of Callander is discovering it has the best of both worlds.
"World-class hotels like the Radisson Hotel Miami make it possible for business travelers to combine meetings and memories and truly have the best of both worlds for themselves and their families."
The guys who run Vorbis claim that it "sounds better than MP3." So with the iMP-550, you get the best of both worlds. All worlds, sorry.
``I think TB/Welsh Cob crosses give us the best of both worlds. You get elevation and hocks that are really useful -the best in the world.