the cry uttered by a whipper-in to signify that all the hounds are accounted for.
at one time in the past; formerly: I was a farmer once; a once powerful nation. a single time: We ate there just once. We go to a movie once a week. even a single time; at any time; ever: If the facts once become known, it will be just too bad. by a single […]
- All one
see: all the same , def. 1.
- All one’s switches
all one’s switches Related Terms not have all one’s switches on
- All-or-none law
the principle that under given conditions the response of a nerve or muscle fiber to a stimulus at any strength above the threshold is the same: the muscle or nerve responds completely or not at all. all-or-none law n. The principle that the strength by which a nerve or muscle fiber responds to a stimulus […]