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

  • Muskie, Edmund Sixtus 1914-1996. American politician. A Democratic U.S. senator from Maine (1958-1980), he also served as U.S. secretary of state (1980-1981).

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  • I thought I had to point out a couple of problems, got hold of Bernhard, and we called Muskie back.

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  • There is the obvious massive loss of 'Muskie' Muscat who, I think, is Melbourne Victory.

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  • Kenneth "Muskie" Harris won a GOP runoff for lieutenant governor against former Nazi and Ku Klux Klan sympathizer Ralph Forbes in 1990 but lost to Jim Guy Tucker in the general election.

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  • Ed Muskie, who was chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, had worked hard to make room in the Senate budget for the rebate, and then Carter dropped it without warning him.

    The Good Fight

  • When I arrived, reporters knew that Carter had interviewed Muskie, Glenn, and me in Plains, so I was in the spotlight.

    The Good Fight

  • My name was on all the lists, along with those of Ed Muskie, John Glenn, and several other Democratic senators.

    The Good Fight

  • Colleagues such as Gaylord Nelson, Ted Kennedy, and Ed Muskie had become good friends.

    The Good Fight

  • Muskie, you need to go no further than your local pawn shop, you'll be amazed at the selection they carry, and cheap.

    Does anyone know of any stores where I could get a used muzzleloader for a decent price?

  • I was fishin 'for Muskie, in the Daniel Boone National Forest on Cave Run Lake many moons ago, and saw a huge whitetail gettin' a drink from the waters edge in the middle of the day.

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  • "No place is currently in good shape," says Charles Colgan, professor of public policy at the Muskie School at the University of Southern Maine.

    Augusta, Maine, home prices didn't boom, so they didn't bust

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