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You need to have tremendous confidence in your work, even a touch of arrogance, chutzpah. Many very fine researchers lack intellectual daring. It's human nature to want to be cozy, secure. But that can be a cul de sac.
Vilayanur S. Ramachandran

Meaning of "sac" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SAC

From French, from Latin saccus.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF SAC

sac  [sæk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SAC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sac is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SAC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of sac in the English dictionary

The definition of sac in the dictionary is a pouch, bag, or pouchlike part in an animal or plant.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SAC

saburration
sacahuista
sacahuiste
sacaton
sacbut
SACC
saccade
saccadic
saccadically
saccate
saccharase
saccharate
saccharated
saccharic
saccharic acid
saccharide
sacchariferous
saccharification
saccharified
saccharifies

WORDS THAT END LIKE SAC

ac
almanac
bac
cardiac
Cognac
cul-de-sac
Isaac
Kerouac
Kragujevac
lac
lilac
mac
maniac
nymphomaniac
Potomac
sign of the zodiac
Syriac
tarmac
vac
zodiac

Synonyms and antonyms of sac in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «SAC»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «sac» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of sac
bag · bladder · bursa · cyst · pocket · pod · pouch · vesicle

Translation of «sac» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SAC

Find out the translation of sac to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of sac from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sac» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bolsa
570 millions of speakers

English

sac
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सैक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الكيس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

мешок
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cavidade
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কোষ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sac
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sac
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Sack
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

>낭
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sac
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

túi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

திசுப்பை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सॅक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kese
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sacco
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

sac
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

мішок
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sac
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

sac
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sac
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sac
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sac
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sac

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SAC»

The term «sac» is very widely used and occupies the 6.419 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SAC» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «sac» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «sac» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sac

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2 QUOTES WITH «SAC»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word sac.
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Vilayanur S. Ramachandran
You need to have tremendous confidence in your work, even a touch of arrogance, chutzpah. Many very fine researchers lack intellectual daring. It's human nature to want to be cozy, secure. But that can be a cul de sac.
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Mink Stole
But some things are the same. My mother still owns the house I grew up in, on what would now be called a cul de sac, but which the sign on the corner called a dead end street.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SAC»

Discover the use of sac in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sac and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Mighty Alice
Combines the cartoonist's imaginative watercolor illustrations with acerbic observations about suburban life as experienced by precocious preschooler, Alice Otterloop.
Richard Thompson, 2012
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Cul De Sac: This Exit
Peter), and Mom (a.k.a. Madeline), as well as Mr. Danders, the preschool's pompously pedantic guinea pig. This is the strip's first book collection incorporating more than a year's worth of strips dating back to the cartoon's 2007 debut.
‎2008
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Cul de Sac Golden Treasury: A Keepsake Garland of Classics
A collection of "Cul de Sac" comic strips, following the suburban life of preschooler Alice Otterloop.
Richard Thompson, 2010
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The Lung-Air Sac System of Birds: Development, Structure, ...
While summarizing and building on earlier observations and ideas, this book provides cutting-edge details on the development, structure, function, and the evolutionary design of the avian respiratory system.
John N. Maina, 2006
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Donald School Textbook of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and ...
Gestational Sac The first visible structure within the uterus is a gestational sac. During the 5th gestational week, it measures 2-3 mm in diameter43'44 as estimated by transvaginal ultrasound. The measurement should be obtained from the ...
Asim Kurjak, Frank A Chervenak, 2011
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The Sac and Fox Indians
Studies the causes and events of the tragic Black Hawk War, in which the Sacs and Foxes were finally dispossessed
William Thomas Hagan, 1958
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An Atlas of the Human Embryo and Fetus: A Photographic ...
Unique micrographs are presented illustrating the disintegration of the primary yolk sac and closing of the secondary yolk sac. The black and white photographs of unsectioned human bilaminar and trilaminar embryos are the first of their kind.
Jan E. Jirasek, 2000
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The Human Yolk Sac and Yolk Sac Tumors: With 25 Tables
This is the only monograph to date that deals with the subject of the human yolk sac and yolk sac tumors in a multidisciplinary form.
Francisco Nogales Ortiz, 1993
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Pregnancy at Risk Current Concepts, (FOGSI)
Within the blastocyst, the inner cell layer gives rise to the amnion, embryonic yolk sac, embryo and umbilical cord. During the fourth menstrual week, a bilaminar embryonic disc has formed along one edge of the blastocyst, with fluid-filled ...
Krishna, 2001
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Corporate Charter of the Sac and Fox Tribe of Missouri of ...
CORPORATE CHARTER OF THE SAC AND FOX TRIBE OF MISSOURI OF THE SAC AND FOX RESERVATION IN KANSAS AND NEBRASKA A FEDERAL CORPORATION CHARTERED UNDER THE ACT OF JUNE 18, 1934 Whereas, the ...
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SAC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sac is used in the context of the following news items.
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Share “Sac and Fox Nation representatives call...”
photo - George Thurman, Principal Chief of the Sac and Fox Nation, discusses the George Thurman, Principal Chief of the Sac and Fox Nation, discusses the ... «NewsOK.com, Jun 15»
2
Rare birth: Baby born completely encased in amniotic sac
Silas was completely encased in his amniotic sac, said Los Angeles' Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in a Facebook post. That's so rare, that even doctors ... «CNN, Feb 15»
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SAC's Martoma sentenced to 9 years, ordered to pay $9.3M
Former SAC Capital Advisors portfolio manager Mathew Martoma exits the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York with his wife Rosemary (right), ... «New York Post, Sep 14»
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Former SAC Capital Manager Sentenced to 3½ Years in Prison
Michael Steinberg could go to prison for 31/2 years, the most senior former employee of SAC Capital Advisors LP to be convicted of insider trading, but in the ... «Wall Street Journal, May 14»
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US judge accepts SAC guilty plea, approves $1.2 billion deal
In total, SAC Capital has agreed to pay $1.8 billion to resolve criminal and civil probes ... SAC Capital also agreed to be placed on probation for five years, and ... «Reuters, Apr 14»
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Steve Cohen Personally Made $2.3B In 2013 Despite Having To …
Steve Cohen is engaged in a process of shedding his old skin, reconverting SAC Capital into a family office that will manage his personal wealth under the new ... «Forbes, Mar 14»
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SAC Capital's Mathew Martoma guilty of insider trading
Mathew Martoma was found guilty of conspiracy and securities fraud for his part in a scheme that made SAC $275m (£169m) in profits and avoided losses. «BBC News, Feb 14»
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SAC Capital's Going To Change Its Name Very Soon
Steven A. Cohen's once $14 billion namesake hedge fund SAC Capital Advisors is going to change its name very soon. According to DealBook's Ben Protess ... «Business Insider, Feb 14»
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Doctor Tells of Leaking Data to 'Friend' at SAC
Prosecutors contend the inside tip helped SAC make trades that enabled it to avoid losses and generate profits totaling $276 million, the largest insider trading ... «New York Times, Jan 14»
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Ex-SAC Capital Trader Found His Way to Stanford After Harvard …
Stanford University confirmed that Mathew Martoma, a former trader at SAC Capital, enrolled at the university in 2001.Credit Paul Sakuma/Associated Press. «New York Times, Jan 14»

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