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Synonyms for encounter

battle with

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meeting

Synonyms for encounter

to come up against

to meet face-to-face, especially defiantly

to enter into conflict with

a face-to-face, usually hostile meeting

a brief, hostile exposure to or contact with something such as danger or opposition

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a minor short-term fight

a casual or unexpected convergence

a casual meeting with a person or thing

a hostile disagreement face-to-face

come upon, as if by accident

be beset by

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experience as a reaction

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contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle

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Although the delinquency numbers for CMBS are much higher, they also remain far below the truly problematic levels that ACLI mortgages encountered during the early 1990s.
The second dimension of the conceptual model involves potential and encountered discriminations--the former refers to possible discrimination as a result of disclosing one's sexual orientation, and the latter refers to discriminatory practices encountered by the person.
Unfortunately, a paucity of research exists describing variables impacting upon independent living programs (Nosek, Roth, & Zhu, 1990) as well as ethical dilemmas encountered by ILSPs.
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Oil shows were encountered during drilling and wireline logs indicated approximately 23 feet of net pay in the mid Birkhead reservoir unit.
Endeavour 10 encountered approximately 33 feet of net oil pay in the Birkhead reservoir and has been cased and suspended as a future oil production well.
Previous drilling at these locations has encountered hydrocarbons on three of the four blocks.
0 feet) within the same iron-stained tuff encountered in hole AC-1, and averaged 0.
Vista was extremely encouraged by the results of the Phase 1 drilling program considering the very large grid spacing used in this first round of exploration, to have encountered gold in over 70% of all samples.
The 7,500-foot Hudson Trust well encountered 14 feet of Morrow sand and tested 2.
During the course of the drilling three zones of oil and gas shows were encountered between 2250-3100 feet.
The hole encountered Quaternary lavas and sediments and a major fault zone before intersecting the Quaternary unconformity at 128 metres downhole.
The well has unexpectedly encountered gas and oil shows in the Sarmatian and Upper Eocene sequences at approximately 2,000m.
1 well, which was drilled to a total depth of 765', encountered a total net pay zone of 225', with initial natural flow in excess of 100 barrels per hour (2,400 barrels of oil per day - BOPD).