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What is the X in X-mas?
a searchlight used to illuminate a target while it is tracked and fired upon.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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The only way to reach the campground is by ferry, so campers are advised to
Anyone hiking or cycling should
rain gear to protect themselves.
Made from silica, the same mineral found in quartz, the wires
in an unusual way.
Ability to walk over uneven terrain and
Employee may be required to
items such as books, papers, or test equipment.
items such as papers, books, or small computer components.
The public uses these roadways as secondary circulation routes, and they generally
to moderate traffic volumes.
items such as books, instruments, and other similar materials.
He used it primarily on the farm for transportation and to
loads of tools, supplies, and cattle feed.
items such as employee files or pamphlets.
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