Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. That part of the ihram, or Moslem pilgrim's dress, which is thrown over the left shoulder and knotted at the right side.

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Examples

  • Now with that said, in my own experience the quality of the teaching at the Institute of Modern Spanish in Mérida is the best which I have encountered in all of the various schools I have attented in Mexico.

    Spanish lessons

  • Mérida is among the finest cities in North America but it has a hot, humid tropical climate.

    Moving to Ajijic Possibly?

  • Mérida is not a town that could be described as a "... bit too expat/gringo ....."

    Moving to Ajijic Possibly?

  • Getting away from all the hyperbole about Texas etc, let me comment that your plan to drive down the Pacific Coast to Guadalajara to Mexico to Mérida is perfectly sound and logical.

    Driving to Merida from California

  • Other states including Ohio, Arizona and Flo rida have adopted less restrictive regulations.

    Cracking California's Egg Rules

  • Võlu seisneb siin just asjaolust, et kui suur osa meie ühiskonnast on üles ehitatud võidujooksu printsiibil, kus sa saavutad parema tulemuse siis, kui keegi veel sinu kõrval jookseb ning sa püüad temast mööda rebida; siis see mass töötab jalgpallimeeskonna printsiibil, kus igaüks ajab oma rida, kuid peab samal ajal jälgima ning arvestama teisi - ikka selle ühise asja nimel.

    tatsutahime Diary Entry

  • El altiplano, que es una enorme y rida meseta que se extiende entre dos coordilleras, tiene una altitud de entre 3.600 y 4.000 m.s.n.m. El fro y la escasa irrigacin permite slo el cultivo restringido de especies muy resitentes.

    Chapter 9

  • This was not, strictly speaking, quite true for he had found out about Hellsturm after leaving the Sha-rida.

    beneath an opal moon

  • And he felt the same kind of current pass through him that he had experienced when her gaze had first struck in the Sha-rida.

    beneath an opal moon

  • He was bare-cheated, though not nearly so big as the master of the Sha-rida.

    beneath an opal moon

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