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make

1. Bridge the contract to be played
2. Cards a player's turn to shuffle

make

[′māk]
(electricity)
Closing of relay, key, or other contact.

Make

(programming, tool)
The Unix tool to automate the recompilation, linking etc. of programs, taking account of the interdependencies of modules and their modification times. Make reads instructions from a "makefile" which specifies a set of targets to be built, the files they depend on and the commands to execute in order to produce them.

Most C systems come with a make. There is also one produce by GNU.

["Make - A Program for Maintaining Computer Programs", A.I. Feldman, TR No 57, Bell Labs Apr 1977].

make

A developer's "build" utility that causes a program to be compiled, tested, packaged and deployed. It executes a file of commands (the "makefile") that identifies the files in the project and the tasks to be performed. Stemming from the Unix world, variations for Windows and other platforms have been developed. See build and Ant.
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The transaction brings additional creative technology and development scale to Makeable's expanding operations, including e-commerce, mobile and digital product design and development expertise, as well as senior specialists to its existing creative technology team, the buyer said in a statement.
"Last season, Liverpool were still a mess and yet sixth place was makeable. I don't think that is still the case.
But Poulter missed makeable birdie putts on the 10th and 13th before driving into trouble off the 15th tee.
"There were six to nine very makeable plays that we did not score on in the first 12, 15 minutes of the game," Westhead said.
Regardless of wind direction or boat orientation, every cast becomes makeable. Learning to become ambidextrous should be a goal of every serious fly caster.
The first three points came in the tenth minute immediately after Simon Hunt had missed a makeable kick at the Scots' sticks.
The pressure for a match between the best horse in the world and an unbeaten 2,000 Guineas/Derby winner should be being ratcheted up day by day as it's far more makeable than Black Caviar v Frankel ever was.
"I don't think that every deal I have made could be makeable by a successor," Buffett said.
However, three bogeys coming home as Fernandez-Castano missed a succession of makeable par putts saw the Spaniard's cushion trimmed to one.
Both players began the fourth set well and, after saving a break point in the second game, Murray brought up one of his own with a super lob only to miss a makeable forehand.
Hanson failed to hole a makeable birdie putt after some impressive approach play on the par-four 18th, while he suffered further from
He was then presented with a makeable backhand pass up the line only to hammer it wastefully wide.