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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)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

live

1. Connected to a source of voltage.
2. Said of a room having an unusually small amount of sound absorption.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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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Chris Hunter, a retired British Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) soldier who operated in southern Iraq in 2004, writes Eight Lives Down. EOD Soldiers in both the British and U.S.
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We were finally rescued by Sofia, the cat who lives down the street.