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Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Physics.

A property of some elementary particles that gives rise to an interaction between them and consequently to the host of material phenomena described as electrical. Charge occurs in nature in...

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Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 26 words.

1 The formal reading of a charge to a detained person.

2 Serving a ‘written charge’ under s 29 of

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charging

Graham Gooch and Michael Williams.

in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Policing. 26 words.

1 The formal reading of a charge to a detained person.

2 Serving a ‘written charge’ under s 29 of

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charge

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 37 words.

return to the charge make a further attempt at something, especially in arguing a point. dated Charge here is used

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Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

1 to load with the proper or appropriate quantity, e.g. to charge a tRNA molecule with an aminoacyl group, or to charge (an accumulator, capacitor, etc.) with electricity.

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charging

Overview page. Subjects: Law.

1 The formal reading of a charge to a detained person.

2 Serving a ‘written charge’ under s 29 of the Criminal Justice Act 2003.

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in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 36 words.

barge, charge, enlarge, large, marge, raj, reportage, sarge, sparge, Swaraj, taj, undercharge • turbocharge • countercharge • cover

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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 36 words.

barge, charge, enlarge, large, marge, raj, reportage, sarge, sparge, Swaraj, taj, undercharge • turbocharge • countercharge • cover

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Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

1 (explosive) The combination of detonator and main explosive. The effective energy released is a function of the nature and weight of the main explosive material,...

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charge

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). 36 words.

In heraldry, a charge is any figure, emblem, device, or bearing whatsoever on an armorial shield or coat of arms.

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Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Physics.

A property of some elementary particles that gives rise to an interaction between them and consequently to the host of material phenomena described as electrical. Charge occurs in nature in...

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