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dore

[də′rā]
(metallurgy)
Gold and silver bullion remaining in a cupeling furnace after removal of the oxidized lead.
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Dora was at the breakfast-table to make the tea again, however; and I had the melancholy pleasure of taking off my hat to her in the phaeton, as she stood on the door-step with Jip in her arms.
If that sleepy old court could rouse itself, and present in any visible form the daydreams I have had in it about Dora, it would reveal my truth.
I went there, not to attend to what was going on, but to think about Dora.
Within the first week of my passion, I bought four sumptuous waistcoats - not for myself; I had no pride in them; for Dora - and took to wearing straw-coloured kid gloves in the streets, and laid the foundations of all the corns I have ever had.
And yet, wretched cripple as I made myself by this act of homage to Dora, I walked miles upon miles daily in the hope of seeing her.
Some of those who have written in knew the victims, especially Dora, who served as a lollipop lady, but the overwhelming majority are strangers who felt compelled to get in touch to express their grief.
Among the guests were family members and friends, as well as Iris Gray and Barbara Dodds, who were taught by Dora in 1939.
Dora the Explorer is a ground-breaking children's series that follows the adventures of the 7-year-old Latina heroine Dora and her friends in an imaginative, tropical world.
Dora, from Chelmsley Wood, celebrated her century a week early with a trip to Royal Ascot yesterday to meet her hero, jockey Frankie Dettori.
BEIRUT: Much-loved cartoon character Dora the Explorer and her friends are on their way to Lebanon.
Dora covered a huge amount of the town in her journey to get back home, even being hit by a car at one point.
Join Dora for her biggest adventure yet with the launch of the brand new series Dora and Friends: Into the City