Definitions

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  • n. A normal espresso drink, neither ristretto (shorter) nor lungo (longer).

Etymologies

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Italian normale ("normal")

Examples

  • Some parents should just not be aloud to breed, if they are irresponsible. im assuming that this pervert planned the killing of the girl. has anyone seen anything anywhere saying how the child died? this story is nearly hard to believe but the way things are now im not surprised. also, did he have help carrying the girl to the gravesite? sounds like bull to me some one calls you up and ask's you to get rid of a safe for him and you do it and say dont know what was in it you was just helping a pal, yea right b.s. is what that is, a normale persons thoughts would be why, then you would think mabe hes knocked over a place and wanting me to get rid of it for him, then you would think whats in it he dont want to surface, eaither way smells like trouble, and in a case like that a normale person would say i dont think so if you want to get rid of it do it your self i want nothing to do with it, sounds like the pal might know just lil bit more then hes telling mabe what was in the safe might involve him also mabe thats why he helped.

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  • Moi, pauvre Pinku je ne comprends deja rien a l'espece humaine "normale" alors des que s'approche de moi un humain un peu different ca me perturbe!

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

  • (Apple Computers) 09: 40 VLAN voor VoIP/SIP icm 'normale' switch

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  • They are a producer's ordinary bottling of Chianti, the "normale," and are generally spared the aging-in-new-oak regimen that brands the riservas.

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  • Italiano · Algeria: tutto normale dopo gli scontri tra locali e immigrati cinesi?

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  • Obviously, I have never, directly or indirectly, pressured anyone to cancel a meeting in support of the partisans of the boycott of Israel, with Palestinian Leila Shahid, Frenchman Stéphane Hessel, and others scheduled to appear, at the Ecole normale supérieure in Paris.

    Bernard-Henri Lévy: Why the Call to "Boycott Israel" Is Crap

  • Obviously, I have never, directly or indirectly, pressured anyone to cancel a meeting in support of the partisans of the boycott of Israel, with Palestinian Leila Shahid, Frenchman Stéphane Hessel, and others scheduled to appear, at the Ecole normale supérieure in Paris.

    Bernard-Henri Lévy: Why the Call to "Boycott Israel" Is Crap

  • After studies at the prestigious Ecole normale superieure and the Sorbonne, she began teaching in high schools in the 1930s.

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  • There, the serving girls were friendly, the prices normale, and the gelato top-shelf.

    The Italian Summer

  • He laughed and told me Garlenda was normale, not too long or too short, not too easy or too hard, not too hilly or too flat.

    The Italian Summer

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