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  1. head-sea

    A name given to the waves when they oppose a ship's course, as the ship must rise over, or cut through each. Their effect depends upon their height, form, and speed; sometimes they are steep, quick, and irregular, so that a ship is caught by a second before she has recovered from the first; these render her wet and uneasy.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of head-sea in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of head-sea in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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    lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike
    • A. elan
    • B. contempt
    • C. conveyance
    • D. muddle

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