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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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1] therefore has an incentive to dissemble on her income report, ceteris paribus.
While a 15-year-old who dissembles to cover her Friday night tracks might not say, "Well, Dow Coming and the Department of Defense do it, too," our cultural toleration of institutional deceit surely has an effect on the way we conduct our own lives.
Instead, it is a "music genealogy" that dissembles the connections between 1,550 bands and artists to beloved rock icons The Beatles, utilizing the theory of six degrees of separation.
The third of five sections is devoted to the poet's native Jamaica, a country in which "each story dissembles as landscape.
In it, Thompson dissembles Scalia's simplistic reliance on antiquated church teachings to defend the indefensible--in this case, the sad US practice regarding the application of capital punishment.
I suppose Michael's behavior should be no surprise in a country where even the biggest celebrity, Bill Clinton, dissembles blatantly about his private life and then expresses surprise when interest in it doesn't go away.
Clinton dissembles, distorts, and lies when it serves his purpose.
AS the Jude Law and Sadie Frost marriage dissembles by the day it was, it has been claimed, the accidental discovery of pounds 700 Manolo Blahnik shoes which an infatuated Law meant for Nicole Kidman's delicate little feet that sent his wife off the dial.
Ron Loos, Director of Online Services at Seattle-based Content Technologies, a developer of content security software that detects and dissembles potentially harmful e-mail and Web page transfers before they can attack networks, is available for media interviews relating to the "Timofonica" virus.
You may use whatever other terms for this that you like (obfuscates, dissembles, whatever) but, as my dear old dad would have put it, "She's not on very good terms with the truth.
Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron's Goetz Collection in Munich, at first glance a retro-Modernist glass box, dissembles its structural support system between two layers of frosted glass-sheathing.
This current body of work no longer dissembles the boundary between Art and Life; rather, each new attempt to sustain the dissolution demands, as Warhol understood so well, a kind of perverse reinstatement of art and its enabling institutions.