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Definitions of course:
  • noun:   a mode of action
    Example: "If you persist in that course you will surely fail"
  • noun:   education imparted in a series of lessons or class meetings
    Example: "He took a course in basket weaving"
  • noun:   facility consisting of a circumscribed area of land or water laid out for a sport
    Example: "The course had only nine holes"
  • noun:   (construction) a layer of masonry
    Example: "A course of bricks"
  • noun:   part of a meal served at one time
    Example: "She prepared a three course meal"
  • noun:   a connected series of events or actions or developments
    Example: "The government took a firm course"
  • noun:   general line of orientation
    Example: "The river takes a southern course"
  • noun:   a line or route along which something travels or moves
    Example: "The course of the river"
  • verb:   move swiftly through or over
  • verb:   hunt with hounds
    Example: "He often courses hares"
  • verb:   move along, of liquids
  • adverb:   as might be expected
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #57858)

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