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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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Table 1: Students' approaches to the 20 matchstick triangle challenge.
Push four matchsticks into the long edge of the cork at right angles to each other.
What sets him apart is a rare talent for creating magnificent buildings out of humble matchsticks, a hobby which began when he sat idle in his bakery back home in Kannur, India
Had she been a matchstick girl, Sunny Lowry would have caused rather less eyebrowraising and fluttering among commentators, when she wore a prototype bikini to swim the Channel, instead of the heavy-duty woollen costumes, favoured hitherto.
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.
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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.
The feeble woman, who was as thin as a matchstick, complained that her arthritis prevented her from lifting her arms any higher.
Cut two 20-inch lengths of wire and wind each wire six times around a matchstick at the wire's center point.
1 1/2 cups lentils 1 cup radishes, cut into matchstick slivers 2 tomatoes, peeled, seeded, and cut into 1/4-inch dice 2 carrots, peeled and cut into 1/4-inch dice 1 stalk celery, cut into 1/4-inch dice 1/4 cup red onion, cut into 1/4-inch dice 1/4 cup finely chopped flat-leaf parsley 3 Tbs.