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  • noun--a missing person who is presumed dead but is later found to be alive

    November 22, 2009

  • See Enoch Arden.

    November 22, 2009

  • Blaart! I thought linking to the capitalised version would get us a page with Tennyson's poem in the examples. Not a vegan sausage :-(

    November 22, 2009