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Filth

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Augean stables
held 3,000 oxen, uncleaned for 30 years; Hercules’ fifth labor: washes out dung by diverting a river. [Gk. and Rom. Myth.: Hall, 149]
Jungle, The
portrays the lack of hygiene among Chicago meat-packing plants (1906). [Am. Lit.: The Jungle, Payton, 356]
Lake Erie
Great Lake; once so polluted, referred to as Lake Eerie. [Am. Hist.: NCE, 887]
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The room itself, Jane said, was "absolutely filthy" with a crumbling ceiling that "looked like it could come down any minute".
In the notice, NAB will ask Mustafa Kamal to tender apology on using filthy language against NAB and its officers, otherwise NAB would file a lawsuit in the relevant court of law for legal action.
An spokesman said that NAB has asked Mustafa Kamal to tender apology on using filthy language against NAB and its officers, and vowed to file lawsuit against Kamal in the relevant court in case of failure to apologize.
In the notice NAB will ask Mustafa Kamal to tender apology on using filthy language against NAB and its officers, otherwise NAB would file a lawsuit in the relevant court of law for legal action.
Carrieann, 38, said: "My parents arrived and they went into the chalet around 4.45pm and it was absolutely filthy.
"So we scrubbed it but it's still filthy - but it's better.
Victoria added: "I don't want to place any blame about why it was so filthy, it's just one of those things!
On Wednesday, Blatchley posted photos of a filthy canal in the adjacent barangay just across the museum.
As he explains this, Loosie sits about eight miles away in a studio surrounded by FILTHY, Oogie Mane, Brandon Finessin, and Forza, the other members of the production collective Working On Dying.