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General dictionaries General (25 matching dictionaries)
  1. standby: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. standby: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. standby: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. standby: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. standby: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. standby, standby: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Standby, standby: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. standby: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. standby: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. standby: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. standby: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. standby: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. standby: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. standby: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. standby: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Standby (TV series), Standby (air travel), Standby (disambiguation), Standby (theater), Standby: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. standby: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  18. standby: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. standby: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  20. standby: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  21. standby: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  22. standby: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  23. standby: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. standby: Travel Industry Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Standby (theater), standby: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. standby: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Standby: Tech Terms Computer Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Standby: Technopedia [home, info]
  3. Standby (electricity), Standby (theater), standby: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. standby: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. standby: Idioms [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Standby: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (standby)

noun:  something that can be relied on when needed
noun:  an actor able to replace a regular performer when required
adjective:  ready for emergency use ("A standby generator")

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