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  • 1 Rest — Rest, n. [AS. rest, r[ae]st, rest; akin to D. rust, G. rast. OHG. rasta, Dan. & Sw. rast rest, repose, Icel. r[ o]st the distance between two resting places, a mole, Goth. rasta a mile, also to Goth. razn house, Icel. rann, and perhaps to G. ruhe …

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  • 2 rest*/*/*/ — [rest] noun I 1) [singular] the part of something that remains, or the people or things that remain I m not really hungry – do you want the rest?[/ex] Rain will spread to the rest of the country by evening.[/ex] The rest of the attackers were in… …

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  • 3 Rest — (von lateinisch: restare = „übrig bleiben“/„übrigbleiben“, aus: re = „zurück“, „wieder“ sowie stare = „stehen“; spätmittelhochdeutsch: rest[e]; italienisch: resto = „übrig bleibender Geldbetrag“) bedeutet allgemein etwas, das übrig geblieben ist …

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  • 4 rest — vi: to bring to an end voluntarily the introduction of evidence in a case the defense rest s vt: to cease presenting evidence pertinent to (a case) I rest my case Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 5 rest# — rest n Rest, repose, relaxation, leisure, ease, comfort are comparable when they mean freedom from toil or strain. Rest, the most general term, implies withdrawal from all labor or exertion and suggests an opposition to the term work; it does not …

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  • 6 Rest — (r[e^]st), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Rested}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Resting}.] [AS. restan. See {Rest}, n.] 1. To cease from action or motion, especially from action which has caused weariness; to desist from labor or exertion. [1913 Webster] God . . .… …

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  • 7 REST — (von lateinisch re stare = übrig bleiben) bedeutet allgemein etwas, das übrig geblieben ist sowie in der Mathematik das, was bei der Division übrigbleibt, siehe Division mit Rest in der Chemie das Gegenstück zur funktionellen Gruppe eines… …

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  • 8 rest — REST, resturi, s.n. 1. Ceea ce rămâne dintr un tot, dintr un ansamblu din care cea mai mare parte a fost consumată, îndepărtată, luată, scoasă; rămăşiţă. 2. Tot ceea ce nu face parte din rândul lucrurilor menţionate anterior. 3. Sumă de bani care …

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  • 9 rest — Ⅰ. rest [1] ► VERB 1) cease work or movement in order to relax or recover strength. 2) allow to be inactive in order to regain or save strength or energy. 3) place or be placed so as to stay in a specified position: his feet rested on the table.… …

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  • 10 rest — rest2 [rest] n. [ME < MFr reste < OFr rester, to rest, remain < L restare, to stop, stand, rest, remain < re , back + stare, to STAND] 1. what is left after part is taken away; remainder 2. [with pl. v.] the others: Used with the vi.… …

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  • 11 rest — [n1] inactivity break, breather*, breathing space*, calm, calmness, cessation, coffee break*, comfort, composure, cutoff, downtime*, doze, dreaminess, ease, forty winks*, halt, holiday, hush, idleness, interlude, intermission, interval, leisure,… …

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  • 12 Rest — Rest, v. t. 1. To lay or place at rest; to quiet. [1913 Webster] Your piety has paid All needful rites, to rest my wandering shade. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To place, as on a support; to cause to lean. [1913 Webster] Her weary head upon your… …

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  • 13 Rest — Rest, n. [F. reste, fr. rester to remain, L. restare to stay back, remain; pref. re re + stare to stand, stay. See {Stand}, and cf. {Arrest}, {Restive}.] (With the definite article.) 1. That which is left, or which remains after the separation of …

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  • 14 REST — (сокр. англ. Representational State Transfer, «передача представлений состояний»[1]) стиль построения архитектуры распределенного приложения. Был описан и популяризован в 2000 году Роем Филдингом (Roy Fielding), одним из создателей протокола …

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  • 15 Rest — Sm std. (15. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus frz. reste Rückstand . Dieses aus ml. restum n., einer Rückbildung zu l. restāre zurückbleiben (zu l. stāre stehen ).    Ebenso nndl. rest, ne. rest, nfrz. reste, nschw. rest, nnorw. rest; Distanz. ✎… …

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  • 16 Rest — Rest, v. i. [F. rester. See {Rest} remainder.] To be left; to remain; to continue to be. [1913 Webster] The affairs of men rest still uncertain. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 17 rest — [rest] verb rest with somebody phrasal verb [transitive] formal if a decision, responsibility etc rests with someone, they are in charge of it: • The committee is of an advisory nature, and authority rests with individual banks …

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  • 18 rèst — m. chapelet; laisse; tresse; rang. En rèst d alhets : en file indienne. Rèst de perlas : rang de perles, fil de perles …

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  • 19 Rest — [Basiswortschatz (Rating 1 1500)] Bsp.: • Behalten Sie den Rest. • Der Rest wurde der Stiftung dauerhaft verliehen, obwohl ihn die Eigentümer noch in mancher Weise nützen können …

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  • 20 Rest — (r[e^]st), v. t. [For arrest.] To arrest. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

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