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any area of the playing field away from the heavily trafficked line of scrimmage, in which the defense is widely scattered.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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On one full moon night, hyenas spotted goats and sheep in what they thought was an
They can return to that same
, face west at dusk and observe the sun set below the horizon.
Math is actually a wide
for creative approaches.
The sprawling campus was an
until construction began two years ago.
Place a rat in an
and its fear is obvious.
Anything would have been better than this totally
Freedom is supposed to be an
of human possibilities, not a legal minefield.
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, full of possibilities.
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During a severe engagement he was asked to carry an order across an
, quite exposed to the enemy's fire.
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(...) bravely, O? For to-night I shall sleep in a cold open field, Along with the wraggle taggle...
(...) removed, destroyed, restored, or in their place Is an open field, or a factory, or a by-pass.
In that open field If you do not come too close, if you do not come too close, On a summer midnight,...
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