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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of deliver.
  • adj. that has been, or will be delivered in a specific manner


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  • Here he might live a strange litany, delivered from right and wrong and from the hound of heaven and from every God (except the exotic Mexican one who was pretty slack himself and rather addicted to Oriental scents) —delivered from success and hope and poverty into that long chute of indulgence which led, after all, only to the artificial lake of death.

    Book 2, Chapter 5. The Egotist Becomes a Personage.

  • The title delivered unprecedented graphical and sound enhancements, and a great story to boot, featuring Lara Croft's teenaged tomb-raiding origins, accompanied by her former mentor Werner

    Softpedia News - Global

  • But a phrase delivered by George C. Scott in my favorite movie, Patton, is one I’ve remembered since I first heard it at the age of thirteen: “Glory is fleeting.”

    Rescuing Sprite

  • Canadian Short Fiction Month continues, as promised, with a story that seems obviously designed to be delivered from the lips straight to the ears.

    The Boat | Miette's Bedtime Story Podcast

  • Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) CTO Peter Levin delivered a comprehensive talk on the progress of the Department of Veterans Affairs open government plan at Fedtalks.

    Alexander Howard: Open Government Goes to the Theater at Fedtalks

  • And to get at the rest, let's shift our attention to 33 miners in Chile, delivered from a deep, dark, desperate place at long last.

    David Katz, M.D.: Public Health: Why We Need to Humanize the System

  • However, if it is delivered from the big truck in barrels, the risk of contamination is multiplied.

    the big chapala beef beef

  • The promise of zero clients that sounds so attractive is that all computing needs of the client are delivered from the data center, requiring no end-point management on the client itself, has appliance-like setup and use, and draws extremely low power.

    Beware The Lure Of The Zero Client

  • But then it was never delivered from a gubernatorial pulpit.


  • In her first 16 months as Governor, Sarah Palin delivered on all her promises to the people of Alaska.

    Palin's second picnic draws supporters, few dissenters


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