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Gore

Al(bert) Jr. born 1948, US Democrat politician; vice president of the US (1993--2001); defeated in the disputed presidential election of 2000
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Gore

 

a town in southwestern Ethiopia, at an elevation of 2,035 m. Administrative center of Ilubabor Province. Population, approximately 8.000 (1965). Gore is an important commercial center, primarily for coffee.

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gore

[gȯr]
(civil engineering)
A small triangular parcel of land.
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lune

A tapering wedge-shaped unit forming the covering of a hemisphere.
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gore

gore
A pie-shaped area or segment of a parachute. A common 28-ft parachute is made up of twenty-eight gores. See also blown parachute.
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