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Old 11 Jul 2009, 12:21 AM   #91
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reason, sanity, or sound mental condition - we don't want to lose this attribute!
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Old 11 Jul 2009, 05:42 AM   #92
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Quote:
v.tr.
  1. To make repairs or restoration to; fix.
  2. To reform or correct: mend one's ways.
v.intr.
  1. a. To improve in health or condition: The patient is mending well.
    b. To heal: The bone mended in a month.
  2. To make repairs or corrections.
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Old 11 Jul 2009, 06:47 AM   #93
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Old 12 Jul 2009, 06:13 AM   #94
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Old 12 Jul 2009, 06:17 AM   #95
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Old 12 Jul 2009, 07:11 AM   #96
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–verb (used with object)
1. to stimulate, excite, or agitate (usually fol. by up): She was hyped up at the thought of owning her own car.
2. to create interest in by flamboyant or dramatic methods; promote or publicize showily: a promoter who knows how to hype a prizefight.
3. to intensify (advertising, promotion, or publicity) by ingenious or questionable claims, methods, etc. (usually fol. by up).
4. to trick; gull.
–noun
5. exaggerated publicity; hoopla.
6. an ingenious or questionable claim, method, etc., used in advertising, promotion, or publicity to intensify the effect.
7. a swindle, deception, or trick.
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Old 12 Jul 2009, 08:26 AM   #97
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Old 13 Jul 2009, 03:47 AM   #98
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Old 13 Jul 2009, 05:52 AM   #99
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gyˇro 1 n. pl.

gyˇros
1. A gyroscope.
2. A gyrocompass.

gyˇro 2 n. plgyˇros
A sandwich made usually of sliced roasted lamb, onion, and tomato on pita bread.
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Old 13 Jul 2009, 09:13 AM   #100
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Old 14 Jul 2009, 10:06 AM   #101
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Old 14 Jul 2009, 01:10 PM   #102
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Old 15 Jul 2009, 05:22 AM   #103
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RISE

Sort of like "grow"...

The number of slightly different meanings thefreedictionary.com lists for this word is amazing:

v.intr.
1.
To assume a standing position after lying, sitting, or kneeling.

2. To get out of bed: rose at dawn.
3. To move from a lower to a higher position; ascend: Hot air rises.
4. To increase in size, volume, or level: The river rises every spring.
5. To increase in number, amount, or value: Prices are rising.
6. To increase in intensity, force, or speed: The wind has risen.
7. To increase in pitch or volume: The sound of their voices rose and fell.
8. To appear above the horizon: The sun rises later in the fall.
9. To extend upward; be prominent: The tower rose above the hill.
10. To slant or slope upward: Mount McKinley rises to nearly 6,200 meters.
11. To come into existence; originate.
12. To be erected: New buildings are rising in the city.
13. To appear at the surface of the water or the earth; emerge.
14. To puff up or become larger; swell up: The bread dough should rise to double its original size.
15. To become stiff and erect.
16. To attain a higher status: an officer who rose through the ranks.
17. To become apparent to the mind or senses: Old fears rose to haunt me.
18. To uplift oneself to meet a demand or challenge: She rose to the occasion and won the election.
19. To return to life.
20. To rebel: "the right to rise up, and shake off the existing government"(Abraham Lincoln).
21. To close a session of an official assembly; adjourn.


v.
tr.

1.
To cause to rise.

2. To cause (a distant object at sea) to become visible above the horizon by advancing closer.


n.
1. The act of rising; ascent.
2. The degree of elevation or ascent.
3. The appearance of the sun or other celestial body above the horizon.
4. An increase in height, as of the level of water.
5. A gently sloped hill.
6. A long broad elevation that slopes gently from the earth's surface or the ocean floor.
7. An origin, beginning, or source: the rise of a river.
8. Occasion or opportunity: facts that give rise to doubts about her motives.
9. The emergence of a fish seeking food or bait at the water's surface.
10. An increase in price, worth, quantity, or degree.
11. An increase in intensity, volume, or pitch.
12. Elevation in status, prosperity, or importance: the family's rise in New York society.
13. The height of a flight of stairs or of a single riser.
14. Chiefly British An increase in salary or wages; a raise.
15. Informal An angry or irritated reaction: finally got a rise out of her.
16. The distance between the crotch and waistband in pants, shorts, or underwear.
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Old 15 Jul 2009, 09:26 AM   #104
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Old 16 Jul 2009, 03:01 PM   #105
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