Having a curved outline or form; especially, one like the arc of a circle or an ellipse, or a portion of the surface of a sphere; rotund; bulging; protuberant; not angular or pointed; as, a round arch; round hills.
Full; complete; not broken; not fractional; approximately in even units, tens, hundreds, thousands, etc.; -- said of numbers.
Full and smoothly expanded; not defective or abrupt; finished; polished; -- said of style, or of authors with reference to their style.
To bring to fullness or completeness; to complete; hence, to bring to a fit conclusion.
One set of games in a tournament.
A round begins with the trump of a player and lasts until all 36 cards have been played. After a round the points will be calculated and added to the chalkboard. After this a new round begins. This will happen until the game is over.
One time around the table for each player to have the opportunity to play.
(slang) (of a hand) having 4-3-3-3 distribution;(2) (of the auction) one turn to call for each player;(3) (of the play of a suit) which time it is led; [The first round of a suit means the first time it is led.](4) (of a control, with a number) which time the suit is played the value will prevent the opponents from winning the trick; [Example: an ace, or a void when there is a trump suit, is a first-round control.](5) (in tournament play) a period of time during which players remain at the same table.(6) (in tournament play) a unit of simultaneous activities with a common goal (e.g., the quarterfinal round).
A series of duties or tasks which must be performed in turn, and then repeated.
A course of action or conduct performed by a number of persons in turn, or one after another, as if seated in a circle.
From one side or party to another; as to come or turn round, -- that is, to change sides or opinions.
To go or turn round; to wheel about.
A general discharge of firearms by a body of troops in which each soldier fires once.
One piece of ammunition for a firearm, used by discharging one piece at a time; as, each soldier carried a hundred rounds of ammunition.
One complete small arms cartridge.
may refer to a complete cartridge or to the bullet RSTA reconnaissance, surveillance, and target acquisition S1 adjutant S2 intelligence officer S3 operations and training officer S4 supply officer SALUTE size, activity, location, unit, time, and equipment SAW squad automatic weapon SEO sniper employment officer
Uttered or emitted with a full tone; as, a round voice; a round note.
A short vocal piece, resembling a catch in which three or four voices follow each other round in a species of canon in the unison.
A simple sung canon in which all voices enter on the same note after the same time interval.
A strict canon (at the unison), usually for three voices, that can continue perpetually. Examples are "Row, Row, Row Your Boat" and "Three Blind Mice."
Complete and consistent; fair; just; -- applied to conduct.
One work cycle, consisting of drilling blast holes, loading them with explosive, blasting, mucking out, and, if necessary, installing temporary support.
A complete set of plays in a game or contest covering a standard number of individual plays or parts; as, a round of golf; a round of tennis.
A complete circuit of 18 holes, usually.
The time during which prize fighters or boxers are in actual contest without an intermission, as prescribed by their rules; a bout.
The full combat sequence that occurs between the times that players select moves for their pokemon.
A six-second time period your character has to perform an action in combat.
a specific sequence in combat during which each combatant may use one power and the two combatants fight a single bout of rock-paper-scissors
Having every portion of the surface or of the circumference equally distant from the center; spherical; circular; having a form approaching a spherical or a circular shape; orbicular; globular; as, a round ball.
A circular dance.
Circularly; in a circular form or manner; by revolving or reversing one's position; as, to turn one's head round; a wheel turns round.
To make circular, spherical, or cylindrical; to give a round or convex figure to; as, to round a silver coin; to round the edges of anything.
A series of changes or events ending where it began; a series of like events recurring in continuance; a cycle; a periodical revolution; as, the round of the seasons; a round of pleasures.
One sequence of the steps used in practicing Dynamind.
the sequence of events from one deal through to the next; frequently called a "hand" but distinct here for clarity.
an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs; "the neverending cycle of the seasons"
Anything round, as a circle, a globe, a ring. "The golden round" [the crown].
That which goes round a whole circle or company; as, a round of applause.
An assembly; a group; a circle; as, a round of politicians.
Through a circle, as of friends or houses.
1) In bidding, the sequence of four consecutive bids, usually starting from the dealer. 2) In duplicate bridge, a set of (usually 2-4) boards which one pair plays against another in pairs games.
(n.) A term used to describe the game period between each deal.
a segment of a Battle in which one attacking champion battles one defending champion
The amount of time until the game is reset.
A course ending where it began; a circuit; a beat; especially, one freguently or regulary traversed; also, the act of traversing a circuit; as, a watchman's round; the rounds of the postman.
By or in a circuit; by a course longer than the direct course; back to the starting point.
(often plural) a series of professional calls (usually in a set order); "the doctor goes on his rounds first thing every morning"; "the postman's rounds"; "we enjoyed our round of the local bars"
the course along which communications spread; "the story is going the rounds in Washington"
One of two known shapes found on Cals. [See Type.
become round, plump, or shapely; "The young woman is fleshing out"
(see back): The mechanical or manual manipulation of the spine of a text block into a convex shape (and the consequent manipulation of the fore edge into a concave shape). Rounding usually precedes backing. Rounding and backing help distribute the swell than naturally occurs with sewing and adhesive binding.
A disc shaped piece of precious metal bullion
One of several divisions within a match. Preliminary Matches, Semifinal Matches, Third Place Match, and the Championship Match have two numbered Rounds, plus a Final Round. Round One has 15 Toss-up questions and 15 Bonus questions during Preliminary, Semifinal and Third Place Matches. During the Championship Match, Round One has 20 Toss-up questions and 20 Bonus questions. Round Two has 16 questions played by individuals on both teams during the Preliminary, Semifinal, and Third Place Matches. During the Championship Match, the Final Round has 20 questions played by individuals of both teams. Final Rounds for Preliminary, Semifinal, and Third Place Matches consist of 10 questions, all on the same theme, for team discussion. During the Championship Match, the Final Round has 15 questions for team discussion.
(sports) a period of play during which one team is on the offensive
a question for each branch
a string of text that asks question or creates the challenge
(verb) to express a number or measurement to a required degree of accuracy, e.g. 543 rounded to the nearest 10 is 540.
(of numbers) to the nearest ten, hundred, or thousand; "in round numbers"
Round things are curved. A circle is round. Number Nearest ten Nearest hundred Nearest thousand 368 370 400 1,234 1,230 1,200 1,000 89,355 89,360 89,400 89,000
To change a value to a less precise value. When rounding a value, if the next most precise digit ends with 5 or higher, round up; otherwise, round down. For example, if rounding to the nearest tenth, the value 1.652 would be rounded to 1.7 because the next most precise (one hundredth) digit is 5. If rounding to the nearest one hundredth, 1.652 would be rounded to 1.65. See truncate.
the original design of parachute. Has limited directional control and merely slows a persons rate of descent by increasing their drag. Be prepared for a hard landing with this type of parachute.
An old style of parachute canopy, these were difficult or impossible to steer and tended to land the user rather hard. Now generally only used for a reserve (and even this is becoming rare).
1) A formation where each skydiver has grips on the arms of those next to him, also known as a star. 2) A round parachute, as opposed to a modern ram-air "square" parachute.
n, a class of parachutes designed to simply decelerate a body in a fluid medium. The classic parachute.
Having the form of a cylinder; cylindrical; as, the barrel of a musket is round.
a cylindrical body having a rear end and a front and opposite end
The rear portion of an animal, where the more expensive steaks are cut from.
Modified, as a vowel, by contraction of the lip opening, making the opening more or less round in shape; rounded; labialized; labial. See Guide to Pronunciation, § 11.
pronounce with rounded lips
É¹awnd] - adjective for a sound made with the lips rounded.
Same as Round of beef, below.
cuts from the back leg of the animal, slightly less than one-fourth of the total beef carcass located back of the loin.
a cut of beef between the rump and the lower leg
On every side of, so as to encompass or encircle; around; about; as, the people atood round him; to go round the city; to wind a cable round a windlass.
To surround; to encircle; to encompass.
be around; "Developments surround the town"; "The river encircles the village"
Returns a decimal number rounded to a specified number of places.
express as a round number; "round off the amount"
A term used during a draft. The number of rounds per draft is equal to the number of players a fantasy owner needs to draft.
A certain number of arrows, shot from established distances, in competition. A round is made up of ends, as a baseball game is made up of innings.
A formal standard of shooting set number of arrows at set distances. Allows handicap rating to be developed after three rounds are shot. Rounds are distinguished by individual names (often names of Cities in British rounds)
The shooting of a definite number of arrows at specified target faces from set distances. "Rounds" are given names, usually of towns or cities, in the country of origin, e.g.