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lie

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

Lie

Trygve Halvdan . 1896--1968, Norwegian statesman; first secretary-general of the United Nations (1946--52)

LiE

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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The Home Secretary added: "As I said in my speech (to the conference) this is the sort of community project that gives the lie to those opportunistic politicians who want to do our country down and talk about broken Britain.
The many thousands of Welsh speakers who will shortly be arriving in Cardiff for the National Eisteddfod gives the lie to such an outrageous statement.
Levenes Solicitors based in the city centre says that the award, although substantial, gives the lie to those who rally against the "compensation culture".
This gives the lie to Government statements that the bulk of the costs of compulsory ID cards would be incurred anyway because of international regulations for new passports.
It gives the lie to our American world of euphemism in which devastating bombardments are advertised as "surgical strikes" and wars are planned by Halliburton.
A June 1 announcement by the Interior Ministry gives the lie to suggestions that better intelligence and more arrests had reduced the insurgents' capability to strike.
This gives the lie to the idea that ordinary people have no appetite for `serious' culture.
The reason is obvious: Her direct involvement in bombings and murder gives the lie to the textbooks' fawning portrayal of her generation.
In order to achieve this, we've hired the services of Robert Winder (page 38), whose book Bloody Foreigners points out that Britain couldn't have survived over the centuries without its immigrants and gives the lie to the inflammatory antics of the newspapers.