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Today's Word of the Day means...
the portion of a lot or building site behind a house, structure, or the like, sometimes fenced, walled, etc.
a familiar or nearby area; neighborhood.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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, he'd built a solid oak cabinet to house the record player.
has rabbit tracks all over it, but that does not make my
the rabbit capital of the world.
Many are planting gardens or raising
He inhabited a cellar apartment, with barred windows that gave out onto a
and a storage bin for the building's junk.
Already, constellation outlines have been added, as well as guides to
stargazing and an animation of lunar positions.
It is similar to deducing that the thin layer of ice on my
bird-bath this morning means that winter is returning.
For in its own
, the firm has had to fight to preserve its reputation for exclusivity.
The reason, revealed by satellite, is that the suburbs have more
ponds and puddles.
It may make more sense for the west to ensure that their own
is clean before teaching others lessons on good governance.
The flowers and plants in your own
or neighborhood park also may have a role in this global drama.
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Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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(...) night to seek a childhood picture; Or it goes to the backyard and stands like an old horse...
Robert Penn Warren
(...) learn where it is permissible to play, because their backyard fence plainly outlines the safe...
(...) geography before the child knows the way around his own backyard. They teach history before...