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

  • A city of southern Quebec, Canada, a residential suburb of Montreal. Population: 69,604.


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  • When your child wants to see the latest kid-oriented feature and the only theater in your neighborhood has it in 3D, what's your alternative?

    Marshall Fine: Time to Say 'No' to 3D

  • In fact, another big carrot producer, Grimmway Farms, saw a big jump in sales when it partnered with Nickelodeon and featured that kid-oriented network's cartoon characters on its bags five years ago.

    Is that right? Scarrots for trick-or-treaters?

  • Caught in an unfunny netherworld between kid-oriented mainstream summer entertainment and a cheap-looking green-screened sort of surreality, “Land of the Lost” might have been a watchable — no — bearable movie had it just embraced one or the other fully.

    “Land of the Lost” has commitment issues » Scene-Stealers

  • The kid-oriented fantasy film Shorts had a pretty poor performance out of the starting gate as it only pulled in $6.4 million in its opening weekend.

    August « 2009 « Axiom's Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy

  • Saturday, 8/7c, Nickelodeon Take bets on who'll be slimed this year as Jack Black returns for his third go-round as host of the annual popularity contest for kid-oriented entertainment.

    Matt's Picks, April 1-3

  • My favorite is Birdhouse in Your Soul, but they probably have others that are more kid-oriented.

    Readers recommend: children's songs

  • NATIONAL CONSTITUTION CENTER: INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION A show about the history of the Fourth of July, a demonstration of American-flag etiquette, a kid-oriented look at George Washington's early years on a plantation—plus a chance to make an Uncle Sam hat and other timely items.

    Ideas Calendar: June 25-July 1

  • Tracy, of Rah Cha Chow, recently lost her grandma and made her famous pizza burgers -- a kid-oriented specialty she made for her 20 grandchildren!

    Round Up for Grandma's Recipes Event

  • CTG and Deaf West by now have a long and fruitful history dating back nearly a decade to Big River and more recently with the kid-oriented Sleeping Beauty Wakes.

    Bring Out Your Dead

  • The future of Disney merchandising will hit a lot more demographics than the mostly kid-oriented stuff of today, if Disney has any say over it.

    Baby and child news from Consumerist


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