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

  • Frémont, John Charles 1813-1890. American explorer, soldier, and politician who explored and mapped much of the American West and Northwest, served as U.S. senator from California (1850-1851), and ran for President (1856).


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  • Fruitnik, a pulp-based flavoured fruit drink, was established in 1958 and is a well-known brand in south India.

    Amrutanjan Plans to Buy Soft-Drink Maker for 262 Million Rupees

  • Architects use a cheap, pulp-based sketch paper that comes on a roll, available in white or canary.

    Translucent sketch paper

  • Their role in the salvation of humanity is limited as -- despite the explicit suggestion of their recyclability -- they are contaminants to typical US collections as the processing -- the sorting of fiber/pulp-based books from plastic -- is completely out of the question with current processing methods.

    Plastic Books

  • I'm a lover of the pulp-based concept of "mystery men", as opposed to superheroes (which I also like), especially in a noirish, art deco (30's-40's) setting.

    Rockin' Christmas TV Spot for Frank Miller's The Spirit! «

  • In Brief Of Pulp Businesses Potlatch Corp. said it is considering a tax-free spinoff of its pulp-based businesses, which brought in about $1.2 billion in revenue in 2007.

    Potlatch Weighs Spinoffs

  • The Spokane, Wash., lumber company said a potential spinoff would result in two stand-alone, publicly traded entities, a timber real-estate investment trust and a pulp-based manufacturing company.

    Potlatch Weighs Spinoffs

  • Dating to as early as 900 B.C., bottles of this type found in northern Honduras may have contained a drink made from cacao seeds, rather than the earlier cacao pulp-based beverage.

    Yoo Hoo's Earliest Ancestor

  • During the past few decades many serious publishers have begun printing their cloth-covered editions on acid-free pulp-based paper that will last for hundreds of years; these books are usually identified on the copyright page.


  • It is derived from wood pulp-based lignin, and can be mixed with hemp, flax or wood fibres and other additives such as wax to create a strong, non-toxic alternative to petroleum-based plastics, says Norbert Eisenreich, a senior researcher and deputy of the directors at the Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology in Pfinztal, Germany.

    India eNews

  • One factor that has been keeping pulp-based media in business is this: It’s just not very convenient to read large amounts of computer-based text.

    Death by a thousand baby steps « BuzzMachine


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