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

  • n. Greek Mythology The wife of Minos and mother, by a white bull, of the Minotaur.
  • n. The satellite of Jupiter that is 15th in distance from the planet.

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  • The full credit applies through the calendar quarter following the quarter in which the 60,000-unit threshold is reached; Toyota Motor and its Lexus subsidiary, together considered one manufacturer, reached the threshold in May.

    Hybrid Buying Guide 2006

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