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/tɔrˈmɛn tər, ˈtɔr mɛn-/
a person or thing that
a curtain or framed structure behind the proscenium at both sides of the stage, for screening the wings from the audience.
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Now new insights into the mechanisms behind the condition may at last help us control that formidable
would then drop the accused onto the pyramid penetrating both orifices.
But few of them could hide their admiration for their
Finally, she says it's water, but her
still wins when he makes her admit she doesn't know what the letters stand for.
told her she was chosen for her beauty.
occupies a prominent position at a major opera house.
The poor wretch turned and looked at his
and his lips slightly opened, but he did not struggle.
His long trunk was suddenly twisted around the body of his nearest
Your professional people made fun of a guy that got scanned until he became unhinged and attacked his
He uses it against
, causing him to turn to dust upon contact with its power.
British Dictionary definitions for
a person or thing that torments
a curtain or movable piece of stage scenery at either side of the proscenium arch, used to mask lights or exits and entrances
) a panel of sound-insulating material placed outside the field of the camera to control the acoustics on the sound stage
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