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1. Captain James. 1728--79, British navigator and explorer: claimed the E coast of Australia for Britain, circumnavigated New Zealand, and discovered several Pacific and Atlantic islands (1768--79)
2. Sir Joseph. 1860--1947, Australian statesman, born in England: prime minister of Australia (1913--14)
3. Peter (Edward). 1937--95, British comedy actor and writer, noted esp for his partnership (1960--73) with Dudley Moore
4. Robin, full name Robert Finlayson Cook. born 1946, British Labour politician; foreign secretary (1997--2001), Leader of the House (2001-2003)
5. Thomas. 1808--92, British travel agent; innovator of conducted excursions and founder of the travel agents Thomas Cook and Son

Cook

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1. a mountain in New Zealand, in the South Island, in the Southern Alps: the highest peak in New Zealand. Height: reduced in 1991 by a rockfall from 3764 m (12 349 ft.) to 3754 m (12 316 ft.)
2. a mountain in SE Alaska, in the St. Elias Mountains. Height: 4194 m (13 760 ft.)

What does it mean when you dream about a cook?

This could be little more than a reflection of a daily activity in our dream life. Preparation. Creation, as in the expression “to cook something up.” We also use “cook” in idioms like one’s “goose is cooked” and to “cook the books.”

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Peter Bradley, 58, spent millions on a champagne lifestyle after cooking the books to make Alta Gas look impregnable.
Ronald Bainbridge, 60, who lied to get his job at the mixed secondary, spent years cooking the books as he blew his ill-gotten gains on holidays for himself and his wife, a new car and rent.
Parks has accused Bratton of cooking the books on crime statistics.
The people cooking the books are not being held under the microscope or under the scrutiny of licensing authorities.
For years,Frank Dixon disguised his fraud by cooking the books and pretending he was paying their tax bills.
These people who have succumbed to the temptations of cooking the books and just become greedy at the expense of the people who trusted them--there's no excuse for that.
As one individual put it, "If the Fortune 500 can do it, what's to keep the American government from cooking the books.
ONCE YOU'VE MASTERED COOKING THE BOOKS LIKE A TITAN, YOU'RE READY FOR OUR OTHER FINE PRODUCTS