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noun as in system of order, placement for ease of use

noun as in line, queue

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verb as in put in place, order

verb as in rub down, grind


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Prosecutors said the ransomware used an increasingly popular new tactic that not only encrypts a victim’s files but also exfiltrates the data to the hacker’s servers.

Rossi moved out in 2016 and filed for divorce the following year.

She told the judge the employee who was previously responsible for filing the court cases was no longer with the authority.

On Sunday, Microsoft’s general manager for gaming developer experience, Kevin Gammill, filed a declaration of support for Epic’s motion for a temporary restraining order against Apple.

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The San Francisco-based startup filed paperwork for the listing Monday.

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Did he go to the authorities to file a report against the Guerreros Unidos drug cartel?

Did the airline file a flight plan that took account of the weather en route from Surabaya, Indonesia, to Singapore?

With 3D printing you can continue to use the file and update.

Asked what kind of support he got from rank-and-file Democrats, he paused before replying with a hearty laugh.

She also told TMZ that she plans to file a civil suit against Cosby.

As each company front formed the knees of the rank and file seemed to give way.

If Wee Willie Winkie took an interest in anyone, the fortunate man was envied alike by the mess and the rank and file.

Not for twenty necklaces and a whole file of hieroglyphic passes would she doubt Frank any more.

The sides of the notch were steep, and the boys rode through it in single file, Matt taking the lead.

At random, I select four names from the printed list, and the new jurors file into the box.

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On this page you'll find 146 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to file, such as: book, case, data, directory, dossier, and folder.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.