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live

1. (esp of a volcano) not extinct
2. of a record
a. recorded in concert
b. recorded in one studio take, without overdubs or splicing
3. connected to a source of electric power
4. being in a state of motion or transmitting power; positively connected to a driving member
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live

[līv]
(communications)
Being broadcast directly at the time of production, instead of from recorded or filmed program material.
(electricity)
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live

1. Connected to a source of voltage.
2. Said of a room having an unusually small amount of sound absorption.
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live

(1) An event that is broadcast or recorded as it happens. See real time.

(2) See Windows Live, Office Live and Samsung Gear Live.
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But Scotland stars such as Manchester United's Darren Flecher could feature in the 16 matches being shown live down south.
"It's a real shame because the people who live down here are very nice.
How do you live down the stigma of losing on computer games...
It is a southerner's God-given right to live up here just as it is a northerner's God-given right to live down South, after all this is England.
McClaren (right) is still trying to live down two humiliating episodes in history - brollygate and that interview he gave in pidgin Dutch.
He said: "I thought long and hard about this move but I have more pressure on me at work, plus I have two grandchildren who live down south so during the season there are few chances of travelling to see them.
The professional Scousers who live down south and don't do anything for Liverpool should not be on the show.
On the subject of trolleys being stolen from Tesco and dumped all over the estate, online reader David McElvaney said: "I live down south now and am not really aware of the problem, but down here they do have a way of tackling the problem by means of setting up a type of cattle grid around the car park so that you can not take the trolleys out of it!
Unfortunately for Andy, the mechanics came last - a fact he can't live down at work, nor at home, as his wife Dawn was part of the Blondes team.
Puwnnc In this economic climate, it's not sensible to leave a job for nothing, especially when it's considerably more expensive to live down south.
PHIL THOMPSON'S biggest battle has been to live down the claim that he was merely Gerard Houllier's rottweiler.