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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 broad·side /-ˌsaɪd/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Broad·side n.
 1. Naut. The side of a ship above the water line, from the bow to the quarter.
 2. A discharge of or from all the guns on one side of a ship, at the same time.
 3. A volley of abuse or denunciation. [Colloq.]
 4. Print. A sheet of paper containing one large page, or printed on one side only; -- called also broadsheet.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : toward a full side; "a broadside attack"
      n 1: an advertisement (usually printed on a page or in a leaflet)
           intended for wide distribution; "he mailed the circular
           to all subscribers" [syn: circular, handbill, bill,
            broadsheet, flier, flyer, throwaway]
      2: a speech of violent denunciation [syn: tirade, philippic]
      3: all of the armament that is fired from one side of a warship
      4: the whole side of a vessel from stem to stern; "the ship was
         broadside to the dock"
      5: the simultaneous firing of all the armament on one side of a
      adv : with a side facing an object; "the train hit the truck
            broadside"; "the wave caught the canoe broadside and
            capsized it"
      v : collide with the broad side of; "her car broad-sided mine"