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fitch:

see polecatpolecat,
carnivorous mammal of the weasel family. The name refers especially to the common Old World polecat, Mustela putorius, found in wooded areas of N Eurasia and N Africa.
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fitch

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A thin sheet of wood, such as a veneer.
A bundle of veneers arranged in the same order as they were cut from a log.

fitch

1. A small thin paintbrush with a long wooden handle; used to reach recessed areas.
2. A thin piece of wood, as a veneer.
3. A bundle of veneers arranged in the same order as cut from the log.
4. A board forming part of a flitch beam.
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But the plan backfires when some of the Fitches' most scorned blind-item regulars step forward to put a face (and a string of Sarah Palin-esque talking points) to the fabricated identity.
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I guessed, 1/4 cup wheat, 1/4 cup barley, 1/4 cup each of navy beans and black beans, 3/4 cup lentils, 1/4 cup quinoa (I found that I did not have any millet), and 1 teaspoon ground cumin (my concordance says "fitches" is cumin).
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