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Arrival Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    arrival n
  1. accomplishment of an objective [syn: reaching]
  2. the act of arriving at a certain place; "they awaited her arrival"
  3. someone who arrives (or has arrived) [syn: arriver, comer]
Arrival Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Arrival \Ar*riv"al\, n. [From Arrive.]
  1. The act of arriving, or coming; the act of reaching a place from a distance, whether by water (as in its original sense) or by land. Our watchmen from the towers, with longing eyes, Expect his swift arrival. --Dryden.
  2. The attainment or reaching of any object, by effort, or in natural course; as, our arrival at this conclusion was wholly unexpected.
  3. The person or thing arriving or which has arrived; as, news brought by the last arrival. Another arrival still more important was speedily announced. --Macaulay.
  4. An approach. [Obs.] The house has a corner arrival. --H. Walpole.
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  • Arrival: The Arrival may refer to: The Arrival (film), a 1996 science fiction film starring Charlie Sheen " "The Arrival" (The Twilight Zone), an ...
  • Arrival (ABBA album): Arrival is the fourth studio album by the Swedish pop band ABBA . It was originally released in Sweden on October 11, 1976 (see 1976 in ...
  • Arrival (composition): "Arrival" is a 1976 song by ABBA featured on their album of the same name . titles of "Fiol", "Ode to Dalecarlia " & "Arrival in Dalecarlia". ...
  • Indian Arrival Day: Indian Arrival Day is a holiday celebrated on various days around the world, usually commemorating the arrival of people from the Indian ...
  • Arrival (The Prisoner): "Arrival" is the title of the first episode of the British science fiction -allegorical series, The Prisoner . It originally aired in ...

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* Marriage. It's a hard term to define. Especially for me--I've ducked it like root canal. Still there's no denying the fact that marriage ranks right up there with birth and death as one of the three biggies in the human safari. It's the only one though that we'll celebrate with a conscious awareness. Very few of you remember your arrival and even fewer of you will attend your own funeral. - Andrew Schneider


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  • Timely arrival of Pharao space clock
    ESA has welcomed the arrival of Pharao, an important part of ESA's atomic clock experiment that will be attached to the International Space Station in 2016. Read more on this news related to 'Arrival'
  • Lovren's Arrival at Liverpool Triggers Agger Exit Talks as Barcelona Consider €15m Bid
    Barcelona are reportedly preparing a bid in signing Liverpool star Daniel Agger in the ongoing transfer window following the arrival of Dejan Lovren at Anfield. Spanish newspaper Sport claims that the La Liga runners-up have rekindled their interest in the defender and will consider launching a €15m bid. They are still seeking a replacement for their retired le Read more on this news related to 'Arrival'
  • US 'delighted' by impending arrival of Sudanese Christian convert
    The White House said it was "delighted" over the release by Sudan of a Christian woman sentenced to death for renouncing Islam, and welcomes her arrival "soon" in the United States. "The United States is delighted that Meriam Yahya Ibrahim Ishaq is now safe and free and will soon be traveling to the United States," read a statement re Read more on this news related to 'Arrival'

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