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reliance 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/riˈlīəns/,
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reliances, plural;
  1. Dependence on or trust in someone or something
    • - the farmer's reliance on pesticides
  2. A person or thing on which someone depends


  1. certainty based on past experience; "he wrote the paper with considerable reliance on the work of other scientists"; "he put more trust in his own two legs than in the gun"
  2. the state of relying on something
  3. Datalight is a privately held software company specializing in data management for embedded devices, particularly mobile phones."." Tricia Duryee. The Seattle Times; July 16, 2007. The company was founded in 1983 by Roy Sherrill, and is headquartered in Bothell, Washington.
  4. Reliance damages is the measure of compensation given to a person who suffered an economic harm for acting in reliance on a party who failed to fulfill their obligation.
  5. The Reliance is a Chesapeake Bay skipjack, built in 1904 at Fishing Creek, Maryland. She is a two-sail bateau, or "V"-bottomed deadrise type of centerboard sloop. Her beam is and her draft is . ...
  6. Reliance was the 1903 America's Cup defender, the fourth America's Cup defender from the famous designer Nat Herreshoff, and reportedly the largest gaff-rigged cutter ever built.
  7. The legal requirement that persons making claims based on representations made to them prove that they actually relied on the representations. ...
  8. The essence of notarising is that third parties will in most circumstances rely on what the Notary certifies. This is one reason that notarisations must be read and interpreted as legal documents to know their full and proper meaning.
  9. Very productive and hardy cultivar recommended as seedless tablegrape suitable for state of Oregon (USA). Medium pink/red berries on large clusters. Reportedly has fruity, diluted, muscat flavor profile. Ripens in mid-to-late September.
  10. Our handcrafted Reliance line represents, along with the Climatech line, the highest quality humidors you can purchase and offers the greatest flexibility in finishes and options. ...
  11. (n): trust, confidence