Definitions for "Blind"
Keywords:  dealt, ante, mandatory, hold'em, omaha
In a Texas Holdem or Omaha poker game, the poker players in the first and second seats to the left of the dealer are both required to place a compulsory bet. The first seat must put in the small blind and the second seat must put in the big blind, which is usually double the amount of the small blind. The blinds move one position clockwise after every hand deal.
A forced bet to open ensure action, usually in lieu of an ante.
A forced wager (put in by one or more players before any cards are dealt. This is supposed to stimulate action. Typically, blinds are put in by players immediately to the left of the button.
Having such a state or condition as a thing would have to a person who is blind; not well marked or easily discernible; hidden; unseen; concealed; as, a blind path; a blind ditch.
To darken; to obscure to the eye or understanding; to conceal; to deceive.
Something to mislead the eye or the understanding, or to conceal some covert deed or design; a subterfuge.
Destitute of the sense of seeing, either by natural defect or by deprivation; without sight.
Not having the faculty of discernment; destitute of intellectual light; unable or unwilling to understand or judge; as, authors are blind to their own defects.
To make blind; to deprive of sight or discernment.
The procedure or process of keeping subjects and/or those responsible for the care of subjects and/or observers responsible for measuring the trial/study outcomes ignorant of the intervention group to which the subjects belong.
A randomized trial in which the participants are not informed which arm of the trial they are on or whether they are in the experimental or control arm of the study; also called masked. Catalysis – a modification and increase in the rate of a chemical reaction induced by material unchanged chemically at the end of the reaction
study (Syn: masked study): A study in which observer(s) and/or subjects are kept ignorant of the group to which the subjects are assigned, as in an experimental study, or of the population from which the subjects come, as in a nonexperimental or observational study. Where both observer and subjects are kept ignorant, the study is termed a double-blind study. If the statistical analysis is also done in ignorance of the group to which subjects belong, the study is sometimes described as triple blind. The purpose of "blinding" is to eliminate sources of bias. ( Diagnosis, Harm, Therapy)
To deprive partially of vision; to make vision difficult for and painful to; to dazzle.
A person with central visual acuity of 20/200 or less in the better eye with the use of a correcting lens or limited fields of vision so the widest diameter of the visual field subtends an angle of no greater than 20 degrees. See: SSI; Spenddown
Having no vision.
Keywords:  tantrum, backside, can't, rider, spins
When a rider spins and lands in rotation that he's completely "blind" to the wake or boat. The rider can't see or orientate his landing. It's blind - a blind 360 would be spinning blind to the boat. Tantrum to blind would be a completely "blind" landing.
Move where the bed is not seen until very late before landing
A blind landing is where a rider does a backside 180 and lands wrapped, so the rider does not pass the handle so they land with the handle behind their back with their back facing the boat. When a rider spins backside and lands in rotation that he's completely ''blind'' to the wake or boat. The rider can't see his landing very well.
people who have severe visual impairments; "he spent hours reading to the blind"
Blind refers to a stamp on a hardcover book case that has no color. You can see it, but you can also "feel" it, the way a blind person reads Braille. [Back
Complete loss of sight. Educationally, individuals who are severely visually impaired, or have no vi­sion and must learn to read by braille, are considered blind. See also Legally Blind.
Keywords:  absent, score, bowler, dugout, spotter
A bid made without looking at one's cards. It's worth double the score (positive or negative) of the normal bid.
Score allowed for absent member, usually lower than his/her average as a penalty.
Score given to a team when a member is absent. Although based on the missing player's past performances, the score given is usually lower than the average for that bowler, thus penalizing him for the absence.
An impression that does not align with a printed or foil image.
An embossing/debossing without foil or ink, i.e. an impression only.
impressed marks that weren't noticed when the book was quoted
Blind is the second full-length album by The Sundays. It was released by Parlophone on October 19, 1992 in the UK, then in the US by Geffen the following day, October 20.
Blind is an album by Corrosion of Conformity. It was released in 1991 on Relativity Records. This was the only COC album with Karl Agell and Phil Swisher.
"Blind" is the first single by American nu-metal band Korn. It appears on their self-titled debut album.
Keywords:  slats, louvers, vane, pleated, movable
a covering for a window
a particular covering on behalf of a particular window, usually attached to the interior side of a particular window
Any window covering with movable slats or louvers for modulating light and privacy through the window covering.
term applied to a litho plate which has lost its image; also to book covers which are blocked or stamped without the use of ink or metallic effect.
printing using an uninked plate to produce the subtle embossed texture of a white-on-white image, with the shadow highlights of a relief image.
Image area on a plate that will not accept ink.
Undiscerning; undiscriminating; inconsiderate.
Keywords:  handler, dog, teamwork, whistle, blasts
Pass : a pass from a ball handler who does not see his receiver, but is estimating where he should be.
A fabric or canvas structure where the dog and handler wait prior to being called to the line. It is also used to hide gun stations in the field.
This is guiding a dog to a bird that it did not see fall through the use of voice, whistle blasts, and body movements such as hand signals. Requires teamwork between the dog and handler.
Blind is a skateboarding company founded by Mark Gonzales. They sell decks, wheels and accessories as well as clothes from their own clothing line. The company's logo is a stylized grim reaper with text underneath that reads "Blind".
Abortive; failing to produce flowers or fruit; as, blind buds; blind flowers.
The loss of the growing point, resulting in stoppage of growth. Also, failure to produce flowers or fruit.
Failing to produce flowers or losing the growing tip of a plant through injury usually.
(See False Shuffle): Any method of shuffling, riffling, cutting or culling, designed to appear regular, but in reality retaining, or arranging, some preconceived order.
To dream of being blind, denotes a sudden change from affluence to almost abject poverty. To see others blind, denotes that some worthy person will call on you for aid.
Keywords:  festoon, venetian, roller, roman, fold
A screen for a window ( festoon, roman, roller, venetian, hard and soft fold)
not based on reason or evidence; "blind hatred"; "blind faith"; "unreasoning panic"
Keywords:  uncircumcised, penis
Involved; intricate; not easily followed or traced.
Unintelligible, or not easily intelligible; as, a blind passage in a book; illegible; as, blind writing.
Keywords:  absentee, blende, see
A blindage. See Blindage.
See Blende.
See absentee.
A plant is said to have turned blind when the growing point has died. In vegetables with a single growing point (such as cauliflowers and squash) this results in a failure of production: ie. no crop.
Keywords:  ditch, autumn, grass, 'hairy, weeds
A 'blind' ditch is one covered with grass or weeds; the country generally is blind and 'hairy' in early autumn.
Keywords:  savory, pastry, baked, sweet, mixture
A term used of pastry which is baked in advance prior to being filled with a sweet or savory mixture.
Keywords:  alley, gut, passage, wall, light
Having no openings for light or passage; as, a blind wall; open only at one end; as, a blind alley; a blind gut.
Keywords:  paved, gravel, newly, road, sand
To cover with a thin coating of sand and fine gravel; as a road newly paved, in order that the joints between the stones may be filled.
The blockage of filtration media by dust, fume or liquid covering the filter media and not being discharged by the cleaning mechanism. Once enough material has built up, airflow is severely restricted and the elements have to be cleaned or replaced.
When a referee has his back turned while the other side is cheating. Usually done by heels in order to gain the advantage in a match.
Usually refers to a Swiss cheese types that have no holes or eyes in it.
make blind by putting the eyes out; "The criminals were punished and blinded"
Typically refers to a type of installation in which the fastener is not viewable from the far side of the mounting panel after it has been installed. May also apply in situations where a fastener is installed without access to the back side of panel. This is considered a "blind hole" installation.
Keywords:  blank
The same as a blank.
A halting place.
a disk of metal placed in a pipe to ensure that no air, steam, or other substance will pass through that point if the system is accidentally activated
decoration or lettering made by plain blocking or tooling without any gilt or colour.
Keywords:  masonry, arch, filled, opening
An arch whose opening is filled with masonry.
A solid plate installed at the end of a pipe which has at that point been physically disconnected from a piping system.
Keywords:  curtain, bottom, pulls, heading, fixed
A single curtain with a fixed heading which pulls up from the bottom.
a condition of the retina resulting in no sensory response to light.
Keywords:  console, output, live, effect, lighting
Refers to changes made on a lighting console, which do not effect the "live" console output.
Keywords:  threaded, hole, end, open, one
A hole, usually threaded, which is open from only one end.
Keywords:  behind, wall, applied, surface, closed
Applied to the surface of a wall or closed behind.
Keywords:  flow, prevent, close, line
To close a line to prevent flow.