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ˈvaɪ ə, ˈvi əvia

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Via(noun)

    a road way

    Etymology: [L., ablative of via way. See Way.]

  2. Via

    by the way of; as, to send a letter via Queenstown to London

    Etymology: [L., ablative of via way. See Way.]


  1. Via

    A via is an electrical connection between layers in a physical electronic circuit that goes through the plane of one or more adjacent layers.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Via

    vī′a, or vē′a, n. a highway, a road, a route—via London=by way of London: a natural passage of the body.—n. Viam′eter, an odometer.—adj. Viat′ic.—n.pl. Viat′icals, military baggage.—Via dolorosa, the Way of Calvary (see Station); Via lactea, the Milky-Way or Galaxy; Via media, the midway course or mean between popular Protestantism and Roman Catholicism which Newman almost down to 1845 succeeded in believing that the Anglican divines of the 17th century had taken up.—Primæ viæ, the first or main passages, the alimentary canal, the bowels; Secundæ viæ, the lacteal or chyliferous vessels.

  2. Via

    vē′a, interj. away! off! either in command or defiance. [It.,—L. via, way.]

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'via' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2238

Anagrams for via »

  1. IVA, Iva, Vai, vai

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of via in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of via in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  1. Rupert Kock:

    Our jointly developed technology exchanges data automatically between RAY and Volkswagen cars via Bluetooth and thus facilitates the parking progress.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Where there is a scope to make big money via a plan or scheme, the rich people can be seen in majority; when average, middle economic class majorly; if very small, then low middle class mainly; but wherever negligible or marginal penny only, the poor population largely.

  3. Mohammed Abdullaahi Ali:

    I heard they banned plastic bags via social media, i see it as a good decision, but they must ask themselves: Why do they also ban humanitarian workers from operating in Shabab-controlled areas?

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A clever makes either money or gains self publicity via support to online product promotion campaign; the duffers either vote or share it without own gain.

  5. Chief Revenue Officer Mick Griffin:

    We developed a community marketing team whose KPI [key performance indicator] is to become a leader in topics via various online channels, in order to increase visibility and traffic, we have already successfully achieved this on Quora, and the results are very positive. Our community manager Gloria is now the most-read content provider in 13 channels important to our industry.

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