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Award vs. Palm

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Awardnoun

(legal) A judgment, sentence, or final decision. Specifically: The decision of arbitrators in a case submitted.

Palmnoun

Any of various evergreen trees from the family Palmae or Arecaceae, which are mainly found in the tropics.

Awardnoun

(legal) The paper containing the decision of arbitrators; that which is warded.

Palmnoun

A branch or leaf of the palm, anciently borne or worn as a symbol of victory or rejoicing.

Awardnoun

A trophy or medal; something that denotes an accomplishment, especially in a competition. A prize or honor based on merit.

Palmnoun

Triumph; victory.

Awardnoun

(obsolete) Care, keeping.

Palmnoun

(Scouting) Any of 23 awards that can be earned after obtaining the Eagle Scout rank, but generally only before turning 18 years old.

Awardnoun

A negotiated minimum wage that is set for a particular trade or industry; an industrial award.

Palmnoun

The inner and somewhat concave part of the human hand that extends from the wrist to the bases of the fingers.

Awardverb

To give by sentence or judicial determination; to assign or apportion, after careful regard to the nature of the case; to adjudge

‘the arbitrators awarded damages to the complainant’;

Palmnoun

The corresponding part of the forefoot of a lower mammal.

Awardverb

(intransitive) To determine; to make or grant an award.

Palmnoun

A linear measure equal either to the breadth of the hand or to its length from the wrist to the ends of the fingers; a hand; used in measuring a horse's height.

Awardverb

(transitive) To give an award (prize) for merit.

‘He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.’;

Palmnoun

(sailmaking) A metallic disk attached to a strap and worn in the palm of the hand; used to push the needle through the canvas, in sewing sails, etc.

Awardverb

To give by sentence or judicial determination; to assign or apportion, after careful regard to the nature of the case; to adjudge; as, the arbitrators awarded damages to the complainant.

‘To reviewThe wrongful sentence, and award a new.’;

Palmnoun

The broad flattened part of an antler, as of a full-grown fallow deer; so called as resembling the palm of the hand with its protruding fingers.

Awardverb

To determine; to make an award.

Palmnoun

(nautical) The flat inner face of an anchor fluke.

Awardnoun

A judgment, sentence, or final decision. Specifically: The decision of arbitrators in a case submitted.

‘An award had been given against.’;

Palmverb

To hold or conceal something in the palm of the hand, e.g, for an act of sleight of hand or to steal something.

Awardnoun

The paper containing the decision of arbitrators; that which is warded.

Palmverb

To hold something without bending the fingers significantly.

‘John palmed the ball.’;

Awardnoun

a grant made by a law court;

‘he criticized the awarding of compensation by the court’;

Palmverb

To move something with the palm of the hand.

Awardnoun

a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction;

‘an award for bravery’;

Palmnoun

The inner and somewhat concave part of the hand between the bases of the fingers and the wrist.

‘Clench'd her fingers till they bit the palm.’;

Awardnoun

something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery;

‘the prize was a free trip to Europe’;

Palmnoun

A lineal measure equal either to the breadth of the hand or to its length from the wrist to the ends of the fingers; a hand; - used in measuring a horse's height.

Awardverb

give, especially as a reward;

‘bestow honors and prizes at graduation’;

Palmnoun

A metallic disk, attached to a strap, and worn on the palm of the hand, - used to push the needle through the canvas, in sewing sails, etc.

Awardverb

give on the basis of merit;

‘Funds are granted to qualified researchers’;

Palmnoun

The broad flattened part of an antler, as of a full-grown fallow deer; - so called as resembling the palm of the hand with its protruding fingers.

Awardverb

bestow an honor upon

Palmnoun

The flat inner face of an anchor fluke.

Award

An award, sometimes called a distinction, is something given to a recipient as a token of recognition of excellence in a certain field. When the token is a medal, ribbon or other item designed for wearing, it is known as a decoration.

Palmnoun

Any endogenous tree of the order Palmæ or Palmaceæ; a palm tree.

Palmnoun

A branch or leaf of the palm, anciently borne or worn as a symbol of victory or rejoicing.

‘A great multitude . . . stood before the throne, and before the Lamb, clothed with white robes, and palme in their hands.’;

Palmnoun

Any symbol or token of superiority, success, or triumph; also, victory; triumph; supremacy.

‘So get the start of the majestic worldAnd bear the palm alone.’;

Palmverb

To handle.

Palmverb

To manipulate with, or conceal in, the palm of the hand; to juggle.

‘They palmed the trick that lost the game.’;

Palmverb

To take (something small) stealthily, especially by concealing it in the palm of the hand; as, he palmed one of the coins and walked out with it.

Palmverb

To impose by fraud, as by sleight of hand; to put by unfair means; - usually with on or upon; as, to palm a stolen coin on an unsuspecting dealer. See also palm off.

‘For you may palm upon us new for old.’;

Palmnoun

the inner surface of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers

Palmnoun

a linear unit based on the length or width of the human hand

Palmnoun

any plant of the family Palmae having an unbranched trunk crowned by large pinnate or palmate leaves

Palmnoun

an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event

Palmverb

touch, lift, or hold with the hands;

‘Don't handle the merchandise’;

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