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  • proper n. A village in Azerbaijan.
  • n. A style of Persian carpet used as furnishing.

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Examples

  • It was a long, wild ride from the day chief scientist Steve Skwiers (ph) faxed Gorevan his back of the napkin idea for a drill on Mars.

    CNN Transcript Jun 12, 2006

  • MILES O'BRIEN: Gorevan is a die hard New Yorker, so you'd expect him to be a little neurotic.

    CNN Transcript Jun 12, 2006

  • Together with other human rights NGOs, Amnesty International is calling on European governments to help prevent further human rights violations by taking in those nationals most vulnerable to persecution if returned to their home countries. “There are at least 50 detainees that the US will not or does not want to charge but they cannot transfer them to their home countries, †said Gorevan.

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  • Amnesty International's Gorevan cited the repatriation of Murat Kurnaz, a German-born Turk who spent four years in the camp as one relatively successful example of life-after-Guantanamo. “European governments can offer them international protection and reintegrate them into society, †he said.

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