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(Roman law) a formal award by a magistrate of a thing or person to another person (as the award of a debtor to his creditor); a surrender to a master addiction
master's degree in arts and sciences AM , Artium Magister , MA , Master of Arts
Russian chess master who was world champion from 1975 until 1985 when he was defeated by Gary Kasparov (born in 1951) Anatoli Karpov , Anatoli Yevgenevich Karpov , Karpov
Venezuelan master terrorist raised by a Marxist-Leninist father; trained and worked with many terrorist groups (born in 1949) Andres Martinez , Carlos , Carlos the Jackal , Glen Gebhard , Hector Hevodidbon , Ilich Ramirez Sanchez , Ilich Sanchez , Michael Assat , Salim , Sanchez , Taurus
master violinist auer
(maritime law) a fraudulent breach of duty by the master of a ship that injures the owner of the ship or its cargo; includes every breach of trust such as stealing or sinking or deserting the ship or embezzling the cargo barratry
(Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell Beelzebub , Devil , Lucifer , Old Nick , Prince of Darkness , Satan , the Tempter
United States chess master; world champion from 1972 to 1975 (born in 1943) Bobby Fischer , Fischer , Robert James Fischer
Russian chess master who moved to Paris; world champion from 1969 to 1972 (born in 1937) Boris Spassky , Boris Vasilevich Spassky , Spassky
foot pedal that moves a piston in the master brake cylinder brake pedal
graduate school offering study leading to a degree of Master in Business Administration business school
coarse prickly perennial eryngo with aromatic roots; southeastern United States; often confused with rattlesnake master button snakeroot , Eryngium aquaticum
English organist and composer of church music; master of 16th century polyphony; was granted a monopoly in music printing with Thomas Tallis (1543-1623) Byrd , William Byrd
conqueror of Gaul and master of Italy (100-44 BC) Caesar , Gaius Julius Caesar , Julius Caesar
chef master cordon bleu
master of ceremonies emcee , host , MC , performer , speaker , toastmaster
officer below the master on a commercial ship first mate , mate
sergeant in the army above the rank of staff sergeant and below master sergeant first sergeant , sergeant first class
Italian dancing-master for Louis XVI who was considered the greatest dancer of his day; he was the first to discard the mask in mime (1729-1808) Gaetan Vestris , Vestris
Azerbaijani chess master who became world champion in 1985 by defeating Anatoli Karpov (born in 1963) Gary Kasparov , Gary Weinstein , Kasparov
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