(Latin: often through French, quality or state of; being; condition; act or fact of _______ ing; a suffix that forms nouns)
While making decisions on their next vacation trip, money was considered to be of irrelevance, because the couple won $20,000 in the lottery!
"He was happy that he was finally able to receive the visa issuance from the government."
2. A repeated performance.
3. An instance or the act of doing something again.
2. The role, duty, or position of being a lieutenant.
3. A U.S. naval officer holding the commissioned rank just below that of a lieutenant commander.
2. A measure of the brightness on an external area that is equal to the amount of luminous flux arriving at, passing through, or reflecting from the surface of something: The challenge for the physics students was to create a working model to measure the luminance of various light fixtures used in daily life; such as, kitchen lights, desk lights, lights on the computer, etc.
Luminance is measured in candelas per square meter. A "candela" is the basic unit of luminous intensity adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; equal to 1/60 of the luminous intensity per square centimeter of a black body radiating at the temperature of 2,046 degrees Kelvin, or the solidification of platinum.
2: Financial support for a person’s expenses; alimony: Not only did Greg have to keep up his own maintenance of living, but he also had to pay for his two children who were living with their mother, his former wife.
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2. An expression of a desire to inflict injury or suffering on others: The malignancy which the invading hordes showed towards the farmers was excessive and unjustified.
2. An improper and unlawful execution of an act that in itself is lawful and proper.