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in front

1. In a position in which something is behind one. Jimmy is the shortest, so he should stand in front for the photo.
2. At the entrance or front façade of a building. Most shopping centers have the parking lot in front. Please stand in front until I get there.
3. Physically positioned as the first or leader of a group. As your tour guide, I'll walk in front, and you can all just follow me. Here they come down the home stretch, and the underdog is still in front!
4. Having the lead in some contest. The visiting team has been in front for the entire first half. The candidate has been in front since day one.
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Every Saturday, a dozen or so of her students and friends met in front of the Stanford Quad with homemade signs that read, "Poets for Peace." We took the train together to San Francisco and marched with church groups, anarchists, stilt walkers in black and white makeup, and thousands of other citizens.
BAGHDAD / NINA / MP, of the Motahedoon coalition, Wahda al-Jumaili said "The opportunity is available today in front of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki to prove that he is a statesman and hit terrorism wherever it is , starting with al-Qaeda in the desert of the country and ends with militias in the streets of Baghdad and Diyala ." Jumaili added in a statement today that "more than a year to the peaceful sit-ins for legitimate demands is clear prove to the irrational rule of Prime Minister, calling al-Maliki not to take this sit-ins as a platform to promote his (unsold merchandise) with the imminent of the elections.
However, no specific timeframe has been announced for the proposed sit-ins, out of which the one scheduled to be held in front of the American embassy would be led by CM, KP Pervez Khattak, himself, as accompanied by elected representatives of PTI.
NNA - The international campaign for the liberation of George Ibrahim Abdallah confirmed on Tuesday that the sit-in in front of the French embassy in Beirut shall continue in protest against a decision by the French government to postpone the release of the detained activist.
Some activists, such as Bernard McFall, say the detentions have had a chilling effect on their activism, discouraging them from protesting in front of the Israeli consulate.
In one crude cropping, a saluting Trotsky was excised so poorly from a crowd shot that the new picture showed Trotsky's elbow floating in front of an oddly smiling Lenin.
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