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cere

[sir]
(vertebrate zoology)
A soft, swollen mass of tissue at the base of the upper mandible through which the nostrils open in certain birds, such as parrots and birds of prey.
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Now, as not so much as a head of asparagus ever presumed to poke itself out of the ground, without the especial permission of Ceres, you may conceive what a terrible calamity had here fallen upon the earth.
The cook's made dishes and artificial dainties were not half so delicious, in the good child's opinion, as the simple fare to which Mother Ceres had accustomed her.
Mother Ceres had returned to her deserted home, and was sitting disconsolately on the doorstep, with her torch burning in her hand.
When their hearts had grown a little more quiet, Mother Ceres looked anxiously at Proserpina.
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All well and good, Cere writes, but do religions as collective, historical communities fade from view?
Portia, "finding herself in this terrible situation, and having no [male] relatives to advise her," signed over the Duchy of Cere to her young son for the price of 250,000 scudi, even though it was worth 500,000 scudi.
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Richard Hamilton, president and chief executive officer of Ceres, said "We are deeply saddened by the loss of our dear friend and colleague, and our thoughts are with his family during this difficult time".
Astronomers were stumped for months and could not find Ceres once they lost sight of it.
This is another milestone for Philippine football and we will make sure we put on a good performance against Shan United," Ceres midfielder Stephan Schrock said in a report on the Asian Football Confederation website.
It was a tough game and we're happy to get this goal from Schrock and the advantage that we can bring home to Bacolod,' said Ceres assistant coach Ian Treyes.