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noun as in dignity, grandeur

noun as in government, country

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Halfway there, however, we passed two of the largest waterfalls in the state.

Due to the chemicals and the state the hair has been in, it will initially be damaged, but she will have hair.

Details were kept secret by 50-a, a state law that has barred the public from seeing police discipline records.

That’s why Abdur-Rahim pushed the G League, which typically functions like the NBA’s minor leagues, to offer financial, personal and professional incentives to keep elite high school players in the states.

Simon operates more than 200 properties in 38 states, all of which had to shutter operations in late March due to the pandemic.

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Dental leaders barnstormed the state, and cities began to fluoridate.

But on Thursday Boxer triggered a Golden State political earthquake, announcing that she would not seek a fifth term in 2016.

Meanwhile, in Florida, Bush was flooded with questions about whether gay marriage could possibly come to the Sunshine State.

This week, Florida became the 36th state to allow same-sex marriage.

But if you have a hearing and you prove that someone is mature enough, well then that state interest evaporates.

If we can free this State of Yankees, we will accomplish more than your armies down south have.

Walls End Castle, when the party broke up, returned to its normal state.

The next morning he came rushing into the office, in a violent state of excitement.

He could not tell what I meant by secrets of state, where an enemy or some rival nation were not in the case.

From the very first of the war their work was to help exterminate the guerrilla bands which infested the State.

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