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Overview page. Subjects: Computing — Earth Sciences and Geography.

1 A connection between two vertices of a graph.

2 See edge detector.

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edge

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 60 words.

dull the edge of: see dull.

on edge tense, nervous, or irritable.

on the edge of your seat (

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edge

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 18 words.

allege, dredge, edge, fledge, hedge, kedge, ledge, pledge, reg, sedge, sledge, veg, wedge • straight edge

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edge

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 18 words.

allege, dredge, edge, fledge, hedge, kedge, ledge, pledge, reg, sedge, sledge, veg, wedge • straight edge

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Edge

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 12 words.

Egge 1255. ‘(Place at) the edge or escarpment’. OE ecg.

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edge

Overview page. Subjects: Computing — Earth Sciences and Geography.

1 A connection between two vertices of a graph.

2 See edge detector.

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edge

Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 14 words.

1. A connection between two vertices of a *graph.

2. See edge detector.

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edge

John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 14 words.

1 A connection between two vertices of a *graph.

2 See edge detector.

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edge

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

1 The spread between a bid-offer quotation. Also called the dealer's edge.

2 The difference in price between the market value of an option and the fair...

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edge

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 68 words.

In graph theory, a line that connects two nodes. Edges occur in networks and phylogenetic trees (see phylogeny

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edge

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Social Media

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 45 words.

1. On Facebook, a particular interaction by a user with an item of social media content. Edges include *status

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edge

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

1 A crystal consists of a three- dimensional stacking of a unit cell defined by a space lattice. In crystallography, the three edges of the lattice are labelled a, b, and c (or null...

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edge

Peter Moles and Nicholas Terry.

in The Handbook of International Financial Terms

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 38 words.

1 The spread between a bid-offer quotation. Also called the dealer's edge.

2 The difference in price between the

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edged <i>adj</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 6 words.

m ˈedʒɪd

sp edged1

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deckle edges

Peter Beal.

in A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology 1450–2000

January 2008; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (History of the Book). 88 words.

When a leaf or sheet of paper has deckle edges, the edges are rough, uneven, and uncut. Such edges are

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straight edge

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 19 words.

allege, dredge, edge, fledge, hedge, kedge, ledge, pledge, reg, sedge, sledge, veg, wedge • straight edge

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straight edge

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 19 words.

allege, dredge, edge, fledge, hedge, kedge, ledge, pledge, reg, sedge, sledge, veg, wedge • straight edge

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Brown Edge

A. D. Mills.

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 13 words.

Browneegge 1551. ‘Brown edge or ridge’. OE brūn + ecg.

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edge form

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 11 words.

*Formwork used at the edge of a concrete slab.

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live edge

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 13 words.

The wet edge of a fresh coat of paint.

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edge <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 872 words.

1 a state of mild intoxication; often as have an edge on, get an edge on [one is at the

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