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convenience food

  

      n   food that needs little preparation, especially food that has been pre-prepared and preserved for long-term storage  
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convenience  
      n  
1    the state or quality of being suitable or opportune  
the convenience of the hour     
2    a convenient time or situation  
3    at your convenience   at a time suitable to you  
4    at your earliest convenience  
Formal   as soon as possible  
5    usefulness, comfort, or facility  
6    an object that is particularly useful, esp. a labour-saving device  
7    Euphemistic     (chiefly Brit)   a lavatory, esp. a public one  
8    make a convenience of   to take advantage of; impose upon  


convenience food  
      n   food that needs little preparation, especially food that has been pre-prepared and preserved for long-term storage  
convenience store  
      n   a shop that has long opening hours, caters to local tastes, and is conveniently situated  
flag of convenience  
      n   a national flag flown by a ship registered in that country to gain financial or legal advantage  
marriage of convenience  
      n   a marriage based on expediency rather than on love  
public convenience  
      n   a public lavatory, esp. one in a public place  

Dictionnaire anglais Collins English definition-Thesaurus  

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convenience

  
1    accessibility, appropriateness, availability, fitness, handiness, opportuneness, serviceability, suitability, usefulness, utility  
2      (a convenient time or situation)   chance, leisure, opportunity, spare moment, spare time  
3    accommodation, advantage, benefit, comfort, ease, enjoyment, satisfaction, service, use  
4      (a useful device)   amenity, appliance, comfort, facility, help, labour-saving device  
  
Antonyms     
   discomfort, hardship, inconvenience, uselessness  

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v.
search for (food)
n.
A specific technical worksheet tool with performer's requirements. Excellent start of negotiations between performers, managers and contractors. (These requirements might include sound and light conditions for the show, food lodging and transportation of artistic talents)
n.
A person who rejects consumerism and seeks to contribute to the environmental protection by reducing waste, especially by retrieving and using discarded food and other goods.
blend of 'free' and 'vegan'. Ex: I met a group of freegans, and I was blown away when they showed me how much food is wasted every day.
n.
restaurant; bar, pub, cafe that serves also food
[UK]
n.
a person whose diet consists principally, if not only, of locally grown or produced food
Ex: Having concerns about ecological issues I became a locavore even if I have to make concessions for staples such as coffee, tea, salt or sugar which are difficult to find close to home
n.
someone who is picky about food, doesn't want to try new foods
n.
The practice of restricting the amount of food a person eats (self-imposed starvation seen with anorexia nervosa) in order to consume greater amounts of alcohol or of purging (as seen with bulimia nervosa) to try to reduce caloric intake to offset the calories consumed in alcohol.
[Med.] "Drunkorexic" behaviors most often stem from the fear of weight gain from alcohol.
n.
1. a package containing food, clothes or other items that the receiver has difficulties in procuring by himself; 2. a package containing small gifts for close persons
n.
any food, beverage, drug or activity that helps people feel more comfortable in social occasions
Ex: Having an alcohol beverage might be seen as a kind of social lubrificant as so far as it helps some peole overcome their shyness
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