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course

noun

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1 a way of acting or proceeding
  • The president's usual course has been to obtain advice from several people and then make a decision.
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2 a series of lectures on a subject
  • a course on American history from the colonial period to the present
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course of study

3 a usually fixed or ordered series of actions or events leading to a result
  • set out on the course that would lead to a college degree
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4 the direction along which something or someone moves
  • The river follows a southeasterly course to the ocean.
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5 an open man-made passageway for water
  • The Erie Canal was replaced by a much larger course, the New York State Barge Canal.
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course

verb

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1 to go after or on the track of
  • After coursing the conspirators for months, the federal agents closed in and made the arrests.
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run after

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2 to make one's way through, across, or over
  • blood coursing through my veins
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3 to proceed or move quickly
  • racehorses coursing down the track
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beat it, get a move on, make tracks, shake a leg, step on it

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