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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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These two facts--troubling in the most restive of times--are extremely disturbing given recent developments indicating that the Russians are simultaneously bulking up on nuclear weapons and prevaricating about their nuclear fail-safe programs.
First of all will Plaid as a party please decide what its policy is on nuclear and then stick to it through thick and thin and stop this prevaricating nonsense.
After much painful prevaricating, the two finally recognised that they were made for each other.
Our newly-elected legislators in Westminster should stop prevaricating, get their fingers out, and pass the necessary legislation.
I commend the actions of Newcastle City Council in taking this stance and not prevaricating upon the issue.
As Professor Baback Yazdani of Nottingham Business School and a former Jaguar Land Rover executive stresses, it really is time for the Government to stop prevaricating and finally make good on its promises of cash support for an industry that we all need to "generate wealth for a long time to come".
While all the prevaricating goes on, the possibility of another Celtic Warriors looms.
Not for NHS West Midlands to spend more than two years prevaricating over the exact events which led to the brave officer's death.
For Mr Blair's sake - and for the sake of the people of this country - let's hope this time, he's not lying or prevaricating.
But being sorry in retrospect is no good now, and the Environment Agency should stop prevaricating, as this will only make matters worse.
Allowing the appeal, the judge said that immediately when stopped by police and without prevaricating,Mr Barton said he had been in an accident.