Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The Turkish mile, of which there are said to be 66⅔ to a degree.

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Examples

  • The problem with Berri is the way he repeatedly mischaracterizes the results of his own methodology in order to get publicity.

    Matthew Yglesias » Quantifying Shane Battier

  • Seated at a state dinner with the wife of the President of Lebanon, Wafaa Suleiman, and the wife of the Speaker of Parliament of Lebanon, Randa Berri, is a dark figure and a stark image of the Islamic Republic of Iran: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's wife, Azam al-Sadat Farahi.

    Shirin Sadeghi: Women and Style in Iran

  • Sadly, she only sells through her shows, catalogues and one shop in Berri, Southern NSW ... it's worth a look and the ladies serving know their clothing and won't sell you a dud.

    The Deconstruction of Women's Clothing

  • 37: No the awesome thing about Berri is that he not only makes claims like these, but he states them in a way that indicates that he believes them as revealed truth.

    Matthew Yglesias » Quantifying Shane Battier

  • That’s why the rest of the APBRmetric community thinks Berri is a fraud.

    Matthew Yglesias » Quantifying Shane Battier

  • I'm also from Australia (sydney) - yup, the daft one who has just bought the capedresses: -) www. annielantz.com has just put out their summer catalogue; she's perhaps the best Aussie designer we've got; makes beautiful skirts, dresses, tops, both overshirts and blouses; her shop's in Berri, and for something special (she's a bit pricy) you can't go wrong; good for regular and plus sizes.

    Sewing Simple Clothing

  • (Wait, I’ll take the title from you, just to be fair: David Berri is out of his depth.)

    Matthew Yglesias » The Plan

  • The hair is a FREEBIE from Truth Hair called Berri in Golden.

    Fashion World of SL

  • False witness'Berri's spokesman, Ali Hamdan, insists the move is intended to clarify the situation and to debate the issue of false witnesses, which he argues was investigated by Lebanon's Minister of Justice, but tabled by the government.

    Lebanon Faces Deepening Political Crisis Over International Tribunal

  • Editor's note: this is the other expedition (earlier reports) I am following and supporting: a 10 meter sailboat Berrimilla ("Berri") heading from Australia, via the Northwest passage to Devon Island in time to see a total solar eclipse in early August.

    NASA Watch: Keith Cowing: May 2008 Archives

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