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

  • Tutu, Desmond Born 1931. South African prelate. A leader in the antiapartheid struggle, he became a prominent advocate of international economic sanctions against South Africa. He won the 1984 Nobel Peace Prize.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A poisonous New Zealand shrub, Coriaria ruscifolia. See Coriaria.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. very short skirt worn by ballerinas
  • n. South African prelate and leader of the antiapartheid struggle (born in 1931)


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