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- v. Present participle of highlight.
- n. An area of the skin or hair containing highlights.
- adj. Causing emphasis, drawing attention; revealing.
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- n. an area of lightness in a picture
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In a brief interview, I spoke to Robinson about "climate justice," a term highlighting that climate change is a human rights issue for which the West is largely responsible.
My worry is that some bright spark will come up with the idea of an English Liberation Army, based on the IRA - after all we can all see how successful terrorist organisatins have been in "highlighting" their causes; haven't we?
Another point worth highlighting is that napping is not just a cure for drowsiness.
We were interested in highlighting the differences of attitude between the "traditional" Prussians, and the "modern" Frenchmen, not only in terms of amber gathering, but in everything.
Gay men have a wide range of access to homosexual porn too, again highlighting the male dominance in the industry.
The video makes a good point in highlighting how it is not the terrorists per se that are changing our way of life, which is often the justification used by the government for laws such as the attempted 90 day detention and subsequent 42 day attempt.
It appears that both politicians and especially the punditocracy on the 24-hour news networks have come to specialize in highlighting the very worst arguments of their opponents, and using them as case-studies for why the opposition is too stupid to be trusted.
Here, Dennis 'ability to employ both conservative and liberal rhetorical strategies in highlighting unsustainable political practices abroad firmly places him beyond left and right.
She said it was impossible to ignore the part that fathers 'pressure groups had played in highlighting issues previously hidden behind the secretive doors of the family courts.
And I think that's the reason it's worth highlighting, is that this is a region where, in fact, the Chinese position and the U.S. position are, in fact, quite antithetical.