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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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SIR Philip Mawer, the Parliamentary Standards Commissioner, says MP George Galloway "has consistently denied, prevaricated and fudged in relation to the now undeniable evidence that the Mariam Appeal, and he indirectly through it, received money derived via the Oil for Food programme from the Iraqi regime".
Its owner, Horton's Estates, has prevaricated too long.
In what is now turning out to be a massive PR disaster for them, the FA have prevaricated consistently over the past few weeks, regularly changing their stance about the reasons for not awarding City authorisation to play competitive matches.
He said: "This ballot result was inevitable after Grampian prevaricated on the issues.
Since then, the MoD has obfuscated, prevaricated and lied to his family.