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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of prune.

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Examples

  • The NeoTards will have to be pruned from the party if it is ever to rise again ...

    Sunday Roundup: GOP in trouble?

  • Likewise Deut. 23: 17-18 must be pruned from the list, since it most likely refers to a heterosexual prostitute involved in Canaanite fertility rites that have infiltrated Jewish worship; the King James Version inaccurately labeled him a "sodomite."

    Homosexuality And The Bible

  • Likewise Deut. 23: 17-18 must be pruned from the list, since it most likely refers to a heterosexual prostitute involved in Canaanite fertility rites that have infiltrated Jewish worship; the King James Version inaccurately labeled him a "sodomite."

    Homosexuality And The Bible

  • Kukicha: Also called winter tea, kukicha is made from twigs and old leaves pruned from the tea plant during its dormant season and dry-roasted over a fire.

    All about Tea

  • Monte Cassino, just as the secular oak tree planted by St. Benedict, was "pruned" by the violence of war, but has risen more vigorous.

    More from Montecassino

  • Next, we found candidate images for each landmark using these sources and Google Image Search, which we then "pruned" using efficient image matching and unsupervised clustering techniques.

    Archive 2009-06-01

  • Nokia shares fell 3.1% as the handset maker said it will cut 1,700 jobs and will scale sales, marketing and technology management to match "pruned" consumer demand.

    Europe's gains halted at 5;

  • Nokia shares fell 3.1% as the large handset maker said it will cut 1,700 jobs and will scale sales, marketing and technology management to match "pruned" consumer demand.

    Nikkei Notches 3.2% Gain; Europe Falls

  • Next, we found candidate images for each landmark using these sources and Google Image Search, which we then "pruned" using efficient image matching and unsupervised clustering techniques.

    Toolbar, now with advanced translation

  • Next, we found candidate images for each landmark using these sources and Google Image Search, which we then "pruned" using efficient image matching and unsupervised clustering techniques.

    A new landmark in computer vision

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