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  1. [noun] (computer science) the code that identifies where a piece of information is stored
    Synonyms: computer

  2. [noun] the place where a person or organization can be found or communicated with

  3. [noun] the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience; "he listened to an address on minor Roman poets"
    Synonyms: speech

  4. [noun] the manner of speaking to another individual; "he failed in his manner of address to the captain"

  5. [noun] a sign in front of a house or business carrying the conventional form by which its location is described

  6. [noun] written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location
    Synonyms: destination, name and

  7. [noun] the stance assumed by a golfer in preparation for hitting a golf ball

  8. [noun] social skill
    Synonyms: savoir-faire

  9. [verb] speak to; "He addressed the crowd outside the window"
    Synonyms: turn to

  10. [verb] give a speech to; "The chairman addressed the board of trustees"
    Synonyms: speak

  11. [verb] put an address on (an envelope, for example)
    Synonyms: direct

  12. [verb] direct a question at someone

  13. [verb] address or apply oneself to something, direct one's efforts towards something, such as a question

  14. [verb] greet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name; "He always addresses me with `Sir'"; "Call me Mister"; "She calls him by first name"
    Synonyms: call

  15. [verb] access or locate by address

  16. [verb] deal with verbally or in some form of artistic expression; "This book deals with incest"; "The course covered all of Western Civilization"; "The new book treats the history of China"
    Synonyms: cover, treat, handle, plow, deal

  17. [verb] speak to someone
    Synonyms: accost, come up to

  18. [verb] adjust and aim (a golf ball) at in preparation fo hitting

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