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beam upTo be teleported over a long distance by means of a specific imaginary technology, specifically from the surface of a planet to an orbiting starship.
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narrow downMake more specific.
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take offlineDiscuss a sensitive or highly specific topic individually or in a small group away from a larger group
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fishing expeditionA non-specific search for information, especially incriminating information.
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assume the mantleTo take on a specific role or position, along with any associated responsibilites.
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bend the truthTo change or leave out certain facts of a story or situation, generally in order to elicit a specific response in the audience.
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big yearan informal competition among birdwatchers to see who can see or hear the largest number of species of birds within a single calendar year and within a specific geographical area.
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brown breadBread with a brown colour as distinct from white bread, wholemeal, granary or other specific types of bread.
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central dogmaThe principle that genetic information flows from DNA to RNA to protein.
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cite chapter and verseTo provide specific references from an authoritative book, as the Bible or a book of statutes or rules, to support a statement.
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come of ageTo reach a specific age where one is legally considered to be an adult.
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devil is in the detailsThe specific provisions of, or particular steps for implementing, a general plan, policy, or contract may be complicated, controversial, or unworkable.
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dope sheetA publication, updated very frequently and used by people who make horse racing wagers, which summarizes information about the horses running in specific races; a publication which provides background information and/or predictions used by people wagering on any sort of competition.
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flat-footedHaving the specific physical condition of flat feet.
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fudge the issueAdopt a solution to a specific problem which does not address the larger, more general problem of which the specific problem is an instance.
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get changedTo change one's clothing (usually for a specific purpose).
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glass ceilingAn unwritten, uncodified barrier to further promotion or progression, in employment and elsewhere, for a member of a specific demographic group.
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good to goReady for some specific task or ready for normal activity, especially after preparation or recovery.
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grease monkeyA mechanic, often with the specific connotation of an automobile mechanic.
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grey matterA collection of cell bodies and (usually) dendritic connections, in contrast to white matter.
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ground ruleA rule regarding play on a specific field, course, or court.
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hardwiredDesigned to perform a specific task.
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honey holeSweet spot. An abundance in one specific area.
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mean businessTo be serious, especially where achieving a specific end against opposition is concerned.
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name namesTo identify specific people, especially people involved in confidential activity, misdeeds, or crimes.
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paint with a broad brushTo describe a class of objects or a kind of phenomenon in general terms, without specific details and without attention to individual variations.
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play dumbTo pretend to be slow-witted or lacking in specific knowledge, usually in order to avoid responsibility or to gain some advantage.
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push someone's buttonsTo do specific things to anger someone (less commonly, sexually arouse or otherwise elicit a strong reaction), especially intentionally or maliciously.
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rubber roomA cell used for confinement of a mentally disturbed person.
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set apartTo select (something or someone) for a specific purpose.
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set asideTo separate and reserve something for a specific purpose.
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set the barTo set specific standards or expectations.
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sin taxA government-imposed tax on a specific good, service, or activity which is legal but widely considered to be unwholesome or socially harmful, such as a tax on alcoholic beverages, tobacco products, or gambling.
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slop outTo throw out the waste from the chamberpot in a prison cell.
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snatch the pebbleTo fully grasp the meaning of a concept or developed a skill to a high degree of proficiency, often that rivals some specific expert.
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special deliverySomething-whether desirable or undesirable-which is intentionally given to a specific individual or which an individual receives rapidly and unexpectedly; the personalized, direct quality of the transmission of such an item.
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state of affairsA specific situation; a set of circumstances.
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swing of thingsThe normal flow and rhythm of daily life or of activities in a specific field.
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take to wifeto marry (as in a specific woman)
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to the pointRelevant or pertinent; succinct; specific.
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tool aroundTo drive or jaunt about, going from place to place without any specific direction or goal.
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who's whoThe identities of specific people, understood in terms of such distinguishing characteristics as their backgrounds, prominence, achievements, jobs, etc., as a basis for comparing them and especially as a basis for ranking them within a social group.
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widow-makerSomething which or someone who takes the lives of men; a hazard that affects mostly men or is specific for some trade, occupied mostly by men.
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