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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In sheet-glass manuf., a sheet of glass laid over the flattening-stone to protect a cylinder to be flattened from any slight inequalities of the stone itself.

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  • We have some lagre pine barrows like that around here.

    I was just curious but does anybody else have problems with cedar trees such as there are to many of them and i am talking about

  • The tried to force their way into a closed party and when denied enterance produced a lagre handgun. blanco_nino

    Racial Incidents at U.Va. at cvillenews.com

  • About supper time he saw a number of women who were witches collect from all sides at the _jahir than_: at this sight he was more frightened than ever; the witches then called up the _bongas_ and they also summoned two tigers; then they danced the _lagre_ dance and they combed the hair of the two tigers.

    Folklore of the Santal Parganas

  • Tens of thousands of Yemenis took to streets on Thursday in the Yemeni capital of Sana'a in two lagre rival rallies one calling for the removal of President Ali Abdullah Saleh's regime and the other...

    The Guardian World News

  • El Paso govt buildings are being shot at by Mexican drug gangs, lagre areas of national parks have been taken over by the

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  • Other lagre countries such as Russia, Canada and USA should join in and supply rare earth to the world.

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  • "The president's really looking forward to having a wide cross section of people from small, medium and lagre businesses," senior White House adviser Valerie Jarrett told "Good Morning America's" Robin Roberts today.

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  • "The president's really looking forward to having a wide cross section of people from small, medium and lagre businesses," senior White House adviser Valerie Jarrett told

    Discriminations

  • *whistles for YNGs, who carry in a lagre rapped prezzie*

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  • If Enlightenment liberal pluralism was a solution arrived at by tragic means – generations of religious wars, e.g. – by which people with incommensurable religious beliefs and worldviews could coexist together, it nonetheless remains true that a person who has to bracket or reconcile his privately-held foundational, doctrinaire, absolute beliefs about important things in relating to a larger political order that holds these beliefs in abeyance to some lagre degree – that person has a big, sweaty amount of work to do in terms of remaining a good citizen in a liberal, pluralist, tolerant order than I do.

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