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naval battle in World War II (1944); a decisive naval victory for the United States fleet over the Japanese who were trying to block supplies from reaching American troops on Leyte battle of the Philippine Sea , Philippine Sea
tight-fitting garment of stretchy material that covers the body from the shoulders to the thighs (and may have long sleeves or legs reaching down to the ankles); worn by ballet dancers and acrobats for practice or performance body suit , cat suit , leotard , unitard
far-reaching broad , deep , extensive , universal , wide
boot reaching halfway up to the knee buskin , combat boot , desert boot , half boot , top boot
(cotton or silk) cloak with full sleeves and sash reaching down to the ankles; worn by men in the Levant caftan , kaftan
black garment reaching down to the ankles; worn by priests or choristers cassock
basis agreed to by all parties for reaching a mutual understanding common ground
cognitive process of reaching a decision deciding , decision making
loose coverall (coat or frock) reaching down to the ankles dust coat , duster , gabardine , gaberdine , smock
(law) a proceeding (usually by a court) where evidence is taken for the purpose of determining an issue of fact and reaching a decision based on that evidence hearing
man's close-fitting garment of the 16th and 17th centuries covering the legs and reaching up to the waist; worn with a doublet hose
cognitive process of reaching a decision or drawing conclusions judgement , judging , judgment
trousers reaching to the foot long pants , long trousers
age, reaching advanced longevity
skirt or dress reaching the middle of the calf midi
act of reaching out outreach
area that has little precipitation because some barrier causes the winds to lose their moisture before reaching it rain shadow
act of physically reaching or thrusting out reach , reaching , stretch
drastic and far-reaching change in ways of thinking and behaving revolution
pig castrated after reaching maturity stag
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