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1. the hiding place or lair of an animal
2. Golf
a. the position of the ball after a shot
b. the angle made by the shaft of the club before the upswing


Trygve Halvdan . 1896--1968, Norwegian statesman; first secretary-general of the United Nations (1946--52)


A symbolic mathematics package aimed at Lie groups.

["LiE, a Package for Lie Group Computations", M.A.A. van Leeuwen et al, in Computer Algebra Nederland, 1992 (ISBN 90-741160-02-7)].
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It gives the lie - peddled for years by government agencies, thinktanks and quangos, from adoption agencies to educationalists - that to dare to understand or sympathise with another human being we must be steeped in the same culture as them.
The level of demand for (and value of) such homes in Aigburth, Greenbank, Wavertree, West Derby, Crosby, etc, gives the lie to such myths.
This gives the lie to Government statements that the bulk of the costs of compulsory ID cards would be incurred anyway because of international regulations for new passports.
It gives the lie to the idea that we're all in this together, doesn't it.
The CBI says that the study gives the lie to claims by ministers at the time of the Regional Assembly referendum that North-East businesses were not taking their social responsibilities seriously enough.
The much-vaunted military technology thus gives the lie to the need for both ground invasion and regime change.
Sam Butler, chairman of the Country-side Alliance's hunting task force and master of the War-wickshire Hunt, said: "These new findings from research carried out by two reputable organisations clearly endorses our own contention that rural people support the practice of hunting and gives the lie to the assertion that there is any majority support for a ban on hunting.
He says it gives the lie to the radio star's claim that she's an orphan and only child.
Like Castaneda's, this work gives the lie to the regnant free-marketeers in Washington.