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

  • Variant of ad-.
  • Variant of apo-.

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Examples

  • In this post we are going to look at reactions from the web about the 2009 elections in South Africa starting with Hottest Gossip's facts about the election and the voting process:

    Global Voices in English » South African Elections ‘09: There is only one story to be told

  • Other great guests included Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance harmonizing on "Planet Earth," Kelis, and Gossip's Beth Ditto, who spoke to Spinner recently about her new solo EP.

    S.X. Rosenstock: Duran Duran by David Lynch: Romance, Redemption and Rocking Good Fun

  • Ah yes, according to historian James A. Cox's "Bilboes, Brands and Branks: Colonial Crimes and Punishments", one form of punishment was the "Gossip's Bridle" which was a metal caged placed over the head with a flat tounge of iron that was to be placed in the mouth.

    John Adams: The Book vs. The Miniseries

  • "Gossip's like many common things, interesting when fossilized," squeaked a little, white-haired, pink-faced old gentleman, like an elderly cherub in dress-clothes.

    The Invader A Novel

  • Then there was the Gossip's Journal, provoking endless parliamentary wrangles, and perhaps helping to develop later on an editor.

    The Kirk on Rutgers Farm

  • Gossip's tongue was busy with the fact that several weak or reckless men now hung about the Lake

    How Janice Day Won

  • "It was pretty good fun; and it gave me an opportunity of studying the aristocracy in its native haunts, which has made me the Gossip's established authority on dukes and earls."

    Something New

  • Obviously then _Gossip's Corner_ served Mr. Brown in some other way than as a vehicle for scandal, and the veil was partly lifted on this mysterious business on an afternoon when there had come a sharp tap at the outer door of the office.

    The Secret House

  • Poltavo read the letter and now the function of _Gossip's Corner_ was very clear.

    The Secret House

  • Undoubtedly _Gossip's Corner_ was a useful institution.

    The Secret House

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