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match

(Contest), noun bout, championship, fight, final game, game, games, joust, matching, meet, playoff game, test, tournament, tourney

match

(Duplicate), noun clone, companion, copy, equal, exact copy, exact duplicate, exact likeness, facsimile, likeness, mate, mirror, mirror copy, model, perfect likeness, reflection, replica, resemblance, semblance, the image, twin

match

(Marriage), noun alliance, arranged marriage, bed, bond, bridal bed, bridebed, cohabitation, commonnaw marriage, conjugal bliss, conjugal bond, conjugality, coverture, getting hitched, holy matrimony, holy wedlock, homosexual marriage, ill-assorted marriage, interfaith marriage, intermarriage, interracial marriage, lesbian, living as man and wife, marriage bed, marriage sacrament, married state or status, married status, matching, match-up, matrimonial union, matrimony, miscegenation, mixed marriage, nuptial bond, one flesh, remarriage, sacrament of matrimony or marriage, splicing, tying the knot, union, wedded bliss, wedded state, wedding knot, wedlock, wifehood
See also: alter ego, coincide, compare, competition, comport, conform, connect, connection, contest, correlate, correspond, counterpart, countervail, duplicate, equipoise, identity, join, matrimony, measure, parallel, peer, recriminate, relate, relation, resemblance, retaliate, same, strife
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I got in touch with their management, explained the work I do and pitched the idea of making artwork of them using matchsticks.
Sizing all the matchsticks himself and only using a brief plan, David emphasised the patience and steady hand needed to bring the Taj Mahal model together.
The 20 matchstick problem--which is readily stated, and which can be tackled with physical manipulatives--provides easy access to the triangle inequality, with the advantage that students are able to discover its principles for themselves and get a feel for why it must be true.
Push four matchsticks into the long edge of the cork at right angles to each other.
But officers have now been told to check models after three matchstick jewellery boxes designed to conceal mobiles were discovered at The Verne prison, Portland, Dorset.
If you would like him to create the matchstick mini-mansion of your dream home, you can contact him on 36700723.
Like the matchstick and its charred shadow, this object combines the contradictory and the absurd.
Gyorgy Kurtag--The Matchstick Man and Peter Eotvos--The Seventh Door.
Acton enjoyed building the models, but he did not like cutting the sulfur head off each matchstick before he could use it.
Matchstick Marvels Patrick Acton Bennet Watt Entertainment, Inc.
The mealworms and berries were held within the inverted tube by the uppermost inserted matchstick.
All the timber used, including the matchstick screens of the garage and the double-height oriel above, is recycled jarrah--a tough Australian hardwood--some of it sourced from an old wharf from the port of Fremantle in Western Australia.