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1. A decorative embellishment, such as a molding around one corner of a door, window, or fireplace opening, that somewhat resembles a squared-off ear; especially popular during the latter half of the 18th century; also called a dog’s ear.
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As New York Times reporter Barbara Crosette recently wrote, "national boundaries have become nearly as irrelevant to economic and political tides as they are to infectious diseases or popular music."(35) Just as the social science data developed by Progressives changed public perspectives on American society, so globalization's impact on the individual and American society is shifting expectations and perspectives.
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