Switch - Crossword Clue

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BEAT
FOCI
SWAP
TAN
TRANSPOSE
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BEAT
  1. make a rhythmic sound; "Rain drummed against the windshield"; "The drums beat all night"
  2. beat through cleverness and wit; "I beat the traffic"; "She outfoxed her competitors"
  3. (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
  4. make a sound like a clock or a timer; "the clocks were ticking"; "the grandfather clock beat midnight"
  5. give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression; "Thugs beat him up when he walked down the street late at night"; "The teacher used to beat the students"
  6. the sound of stroke or blow; "he heard the beat of a drum"
  7. avoid paying; "beat the subway fare"
  8. hit repeatedly; "beat on the door"; "beat the table with his shoe"
  9. the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart; "he could feel the beat of her heart"
  10. be superior; "Reading beats watching television"; "This sure beats work!"
  11. strike (water or
FOCI
  1. maximum clarity or distinctness of an image rendered by an optical system; "in focus"; "out of focus"
  2. maximum clarity or distinctness of an idea; "the controversy brought clearly into focus an important difference of opinion"
  3. the concentration of attention or energy on something; "the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology"; "he had no direction in his life"
  4. a fixed reference point on the concave side of a conic section
  5. a point of convergence of light (or other radiation) or a point from which it diverges
  6. a central point or locus of an infection in an organism; "the focus of infection"
  7. special emphasis attached to something; "the stress was more on accuracy than on speed"
SWAP
  1. an equal exchange; "we had no money so we had to live by barter"
  2. move (a piece of a program) into memory, in computer science
  3. exchange or give (something) in exchange for
TAN
  1. treat skins and hides with tannic acid so as to convert them into leather
  2. a light brown the color of topaz
  3. ratio of the opposite to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle
  4. a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
  5. of a light yellowish-brown color
  6. beat or flog
  7. get a tan, from wind or sun
TRANSPOSE
  1. a matrix formed by interchanging the rows and columns of a given matrix
  2. cause to change places; "interchange this screw for one of a smaller size"
  3. change the order or arrangement of; "Dyslexics often transpose letters in a word"
  4. change key; "Can you transpose this fugue into G major?"
  5. exchange positions without a change in value; "These operators commute with each other"
  6. transfer from one place or period to another; "The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America"
  7. put (a piece of music) into another key
  8. transfer a quantity from one side of an equation to the other side reversing its sign, in order to maintain equality
Clue Database Last Updated: 19/03/2019 9:00am

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