from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as somersault.
  • To turn a somersault or somerset.
  • noun A saddle padded behind the thigh and elsewhere so as to afford a partial support for the leg of the rider.

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  • proper noun A maritime county in the west of England bordered by Gloucestershire, Bristol, Wiltshire, Dorset, Devon, the Severn estuary and the Bristol channel.

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  • noun a county in southwestern England on the Bristol Channel
  • noun an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return


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  • SOMERSET - Gunnar Smith was 2-for-4 and scored twice as Somerset downed visiting Westmont.

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  • SOMERSET - Nicole Shaffer's fourth-inning grand slam broke the game open for Somerset.

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  • SOMERSET - Arthur Herdzik, who has served as the village attorney for Lancaster for 20 years and has worked in the town of Cheektowaga, has been named the Somerset town attorney.


  • SOMERSET - St. Matthias School, 170 John F. Kennedy Blvd, Somerset is now accepting registrations for the 2009-2010 school year.

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  • SOMERSET - Somerset police say a woman has admitted she falsely claimed a stalker broke into her home and shot her, prompting a massive manhunt in Southeastern Massachusetts. Latest Headlines

  • SOMERSET - Kyle Pucci, a member of the Somerset varsity wrestling team, has advanced to the MAWA (Middle Atlantic Wrestling Association) Eastern National Championships to be held May 2-3 in Salisbury, Md.

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  • SOMERSET - The Somerset girls varsity track team won two of three meets Wednesday while the Golden Eagle boys team lost all three meets.

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  • SOMERSET (AP) - It lasted all of 45 minutes and covered 173 miles, but to David Clayton the first commercial flight out of Somerset proved worth the effort.


  • SOMERSET The Doubletree Hotel & Executive Meeting Center in Somerset has expanded its meeting space.

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  • Mulberry, which makes its most expensive bags at its factory at Chilcompton in Somerset, is the sleeper success of the luxury goods sector.

    Mulberry bags reports sales rise of 80%


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