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Carries Definition

(verb)

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support and move (someone or something) from one place to another


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medics were carrying a wounded man on a stretcher

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(verb)

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support the weight of


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the bridge is capable of carrying even the heaviest loads

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(verb)

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(of a sound, ball, missile, etc.) reach a specified point


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his voice carried clearly across the room

the ball carried to second slip

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(verb)

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assume or accept (responsibility or blame)


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they must carry management responsibility for the mess they have got the company into

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(verb)

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have as a feature or consequence


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being a combat sport, karate carries with it the risk of injury

each bike carries a ten-year guarantee

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(verb)

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approve (a proposed measure) by a majority of votes


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the resolution was carried by a two-to-one majority

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(verb)

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transfer (a figure) to an adjacent column during an arithmetical operation (e.g. when a column of digit adds up to more than ten).

(noun)

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an act of carrying something from one place to another


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we did a carry of equipment from the camp

(noun)

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the range of a gun or similar weapon.

(noun)

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the maintenance of an investment position in a securities market, especially with regard to the costs or profits accruing


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if other short-term interest rates are higher than the current yield, the bond is said to involve a negative carry