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

 ma·neu·ver /məˈnuvɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ma·neu·ver /məˈn(j)uvɚ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ma·neu·ver, Ma·noeu·vre  n.
 1. Management; dexterous movement; specif., a military or naval evolution, movement, or change of position.
 2. Management with address or artful design; adroit proceeding; stratagem.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ma·neu·ver, Ma·noeu·vre, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Maneuvered or Manoeuvred; p. pr. & vb. n. Maneuvering or Manoeuvring ]
 1. To perform a movement or movements in military or naval tactics; to make changes in position with the intention of getting an advantage in attack or defense.
 3. To manage with address or art; to scheme.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ma·neu·ver, Ma·noeu·vre, v. t.
 1. To change the positions of, as of troops of ships.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a military training exercise [syn: manoeuvre, simulated
           military operation]
      2: a plan for attaining a particular goal [syn: tactic, manoeuvre]
      3: a deliberate coordinated movement requiring dexterity and
         skill; "he made a great maneuver"; "the runner was out on
         a play by the shortstop" [syn: manoeuvre, play]
      4: a move made to gain a tactical end [syn: manoeuvre, tactical
         maneuver, tactical manoeuvre]
      5: an action aimed at evading an opponent [syn: manoeuvre, evasive
      v 1: direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
           [syn: steer, manoeuver, manoeuvre, direct, point,
            head, guide, channelize, channelise]
      2: act in order to achieve a certain goal; "He maneuvered to
         get the chairmanship"; "She maneuvered herself into the
         directorship" [syn: manoeuver, manoeuvre]
      3: perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to
         secure an advantage in attack or defense [syn: manoeuver,
          manoeuvre, operate]