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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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In a marriage centric country like ours, the notion of a live-in relationship prima facie seems bizarre.
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Or worse, employers become verbally abusive, leading to immediate termination that could mean the loss of food and shelter for a live-in. Live-ins and even live-outs may become very attached to the employer's children, who spend far more time with this "hired help" than they do with their own parents.
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Live-ins are for those in the hills above, people who can't be bothered to walk their own dogs.
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