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  • proper n. A town in Queensland, Australia.
  • proper n. A female given name.


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  • Gundotra picked the name Emerald Sea to suggest both new horizons and stormy waters.

  • Stephanie Pui-Mun Law's "Emerald" is in a totally different league; an enigmatic image from a dream - a giant tree, a burst of natural vitality; are the figures at its foot supplicants, victims, offspring?

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  • This is some old history about someone they called Emerald Eyes, who must have been a Meddler.

    End of Time

  • Mr. Kakiel said two pilots were returning from a cross-country tour when they attempted a "hover" maneuver with MH-60 Romeo helicopters a few feet above the water in Emerald Bay.

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  • Ireland itself is often called the "Emerald Isle" because of the lushness of its greenery.

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  • I live in Emerald Park and people just let their dogs go where ever the hell they want to.

    I'm sick of this crap

  • It is called the Emerald coast and bears its name with panache.

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  • Nice job, like working in Emerald City (We sleep till noon and go to work at one, take an hour for lunch and then at two we're done ...)

    Flamingo (Pink) Hunting

  • The film is rather loosely based on Rajiv Chandrasekaran's non-fiction book The Imperial Life in Emerald City.

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  • I then attached the flowers - the stems are bits of an old embossed postcard, coloured with Treasure Gold in Emerald, the large flowers are thin wooden stick-ons from the scrapbooking & cardmaking supply section of my local haberdashery - I don't scrapbook and I don't do a huge amount of card-making (in the paper-craft sense) but boy do I love all the embellishments available!

    Blue flowery arch


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