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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Abzug, Bella 1920-1998. American politician who was a U.S. representative from New York State (1971-1976) and is noted for her support of the peace movement and feminism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In metallurgy, the first scum appearing on the surface of lead in the cupel. Nearly equivalent to abstrich (which see).

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