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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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Yesterday,as we looked towards Liverpool's hopefully bright and glittering future, we said the remust be no more prevarication over the nature and use of the Fourth Grace.
They include falsehood, neg-lect of duty, corrupt or improper practice, and prevarication.
Just a few days before the lurid details of Kenneth Starr's report bathed the nation in a verbal sea of squalid sex and presidential prevarication, Bennett's book was in the stores, beckoning readers to consider the larger political and social implications of the president's defense against the special prosecutor's various allegations.
Pas de reaction a cet article Le collectif des 25 avocats a depose une plainte penale contre le ministre de la Femme et de la Famille, Sihem Badi, son chauffeur et le directeur des affaires financieres au ministere, pour des crimes de prevarication au sens de l'article 96 do code penal.
EDUCATION reform in Northern Ireland has been beset by delay and political prevarication, a teaching union warned yesterday.
SIR - I am appalled at the degree of prevarication being used by the company promoting the so-called "green" wood-burning power station in Port Talbot.
Any further prevarication may run the risk of the Government withdrawing the funding allocated.
After months of prevarication, Rio Ferdinand has finally agreed a four-year deal which will net him pounds 20m, but that may not save him from another savaging from the supporters who do turn up after he was jeered throughout United's pre-season campaign.
As a result,Liverpool's planning agenda, which had suffered from decades of prevarication, is moving on apace.
Il est poursuivi pour son implication dans des actes de prevarication financiere et de corruption administrative.
Favre (inset) is finding it hard to leave the limelight but I wish he'd spare us his endless attention-seeking prevarication.
I hope for the RCO's sake this is not another example of the inaction and prevarication that has surrounded projects such as the metro, the Highways PFI and new library