Definitions for "Corner"
The point where two converging lines meet; an angle, either external or internal.
The space in the angle between converging lines or walls which meet in a point; as, the chimney corner.
A cubelet at the intersection of three faces. May be referred to by the names of the three faces that meet there. For example, UFR and DBL are corners.
To get command of (a stock, commodity, etc.), so as to be able to put one's own price on it; as, to corner the shares of a railroad stock; to corner petroleum.
Control of the supply of a commodity or security, enabling the controller to manipulate its market price.
A situation where by a single interest or group has acquired such control of a security that these cannot be obtained or delivered for performance of existing contracts except at exorbitant prices. In such situations, the Governing Board may intervene to regulate or even prohibit further dealings in that security.
A free kick from close to the nearest corner flag post, allowed to the opposite side when a player has sent the ball behind his own goal line.
1. The person on the other side of you from your partner. 2. In contra corners, the person to either side of your partner. see contra corners
A single corner piece of the cube. An individual three sided piece of the cube.
The junction of the ropes where a contestant rests between rounds.
The point at the junction of two line segments in a piecewise linear curve
One of the two assigned corners of the ring where boxers rest between rounds.
The opposite to an arête, similar in appearance to the inside of the spine of an open book.
The inverse of an arête; like the crease of an open book. The most beautiful example in the UK is Dinas Cromlech, cleaved at 90 degrees. A really deep groove is indistinguishable from a corner. A crack
An edge or extremity; the part farthest from the center; hence, any quarter or part.
Direction; quarter.
An angle made between two boundary lines for the purpose of establishing land survey reference points. Specifically, Oregon statutes define the term to include a section, one-quarter section, Donation Land Claim, meander, witness, or any other corner established by the General Land Office or its successor.
Keywords:  tice, croquet, sidewall, hit, shot
To hit your ball or croquet another ball into a corner for defensive purposes. This shot can also be a tice.
Any shot that hits a sidewall close to the front wall and then hits the front wall. See Reverse Corner.
a homestead or equivalent establishment where spanners of a particular locality (see FAQ Answer above) can be themselves without leveller scrutiny
Keywords:  comer, abraded, see
See "Abraded Comer."
Keywords:  secluded, slavery, nook, remote, still
A secret or secluded place; a remote or out of the way place; a nook.
a remote area; "in many corners of the world they still practice slavery"
a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible; "his lying got him into a tight corner"
force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
Keywords:  asl, browser
ASL Browser
Keywords:  gent, lady, left, right
Lady on Gent's left, Gent on Lady's right.
Keywords:  concavity, small
a small concavity
Keywords:  motorcycle, lean, turn, road, negotiate
(or cornering): To negotiate a turn in the road. A motorcycle must lean to do so.
turn a corner; "the car corners"
Keywords:  apex, obstacle, phase, cross, country
A corner, also called an apex, is an obstacle seen on the cross-country phase of eventing.
A block that's in the corner, indicated by 3 colors. Alternate name for baryon.
A feature resembling the corner of a room, unless you live in a lighthouse.
Keywords:  vertex, pair, face
a (vertex,face) pair
a metaphor of a new beginning and stability
Keywords:  hill, displaced, riding, straight, bank
Bank, riding straight in and the landing hill is 90° displaced.
The state of things produced by a combination of persons, who buy up the whole or the available part of any stock or species of property, which compels those who need such stock or property to buy of them at their own price; as, a corner in a railway stock.
The beginning or end point of any survey line. The term corner does not imply the property was in any way square.
The corners are the squares at a1, a8, h1, and h8. They are often very good squares to occupy.
Keywords:  knocked, shaped, projecting, off, part
a projecting part that is corner-shaped; "he knocked off the corners"
Keywords:  drive
To drive into a corner.