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issue (n):
the act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity)
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a new issue of stamps.
the last issue of penicillin was over a month ago

Related Words: issuing
issue (n):
the act of issuing printed materials
Related Words: publication
issue (n):
an opening that permits escape or release
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he blocked the way out.
the canyon had only one issue

Related Words: exit
issue (n):
some situation or event that is thought about
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he kept drifting off the topic.
he had been thinking about the subject for several years.
it is a matter for the police

Related Words: mattertopic
issue (n):
an important question that is in dispute and must be settled
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the issue could be settled by requiring public education for everyone.
politicians never discuss the real issues
issue (n):
one of a series published periodically
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she found an old issue of the magazine in her dentist's waiting room
issue (n):
the becoming visible
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not a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins
Related Words: egressemergence
issue (n):
the immediate descendants of a person
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she was the mother of many offspring.
he died without issue
issue (n):
a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
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the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise.
his decision had depressing consequences for business.
he acted very wise after the event

Related Words: consequenceeffecteventresult
issue (n):
the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property
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the average return was about 5%
Related Words: returntakeyield
issue (n):
supplies (as food or clothing or ammunition) issued by the government
issue (v):
bring out an official document (such as a warrant)
issue (v):
make out and issue
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write out a check.
cut a ticket.
Please make the check out to me
issue (v):
come out of
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Water issued from the hole in the wall.
The words seemed to come out by themselves

Related Words: egressemerge
issue (v):
prepare and issue for public distribution or sale
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publish a magazine or newspaper
Related Words: publishrelease
issue (v):
circulate or distribute or equip with
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issue a new uniform to the children.
supply blankets for the beds

Related Words: supply
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Desperate diseases must have desparate remedies

Acı acıyı bastırır, su sancıyı.
If you have a seemingly insurmountable problem, you must do things you ordinarily would not do in order to solve it.


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