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Gore

Al(bert) Jr. born 1948, US Democrat politician; vice president of the US (1993--2001); defeated in the disputed presidential election of 2000
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Gore

 

a town in southwestern Ethiopia, at an elevation of 2,035 m. Administrative center of Ilubabor Province. Population, approximately 8.000 (1965). Gore is an important commercial center, primarily for coffee.

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gore

[gȯr]
(civil engineering)
A small triangular parcel of land.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

lune

A tapering wedge-shaped unit forming the covering of a hemisphere.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

gore

gore
A pie-shaped area or segment of a parachute. A common 28-ft parachute is made up of twenty-eight gores. See also blown parachute.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation Copyright © 2005 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved
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Which reminds me - there's no need to be quite so graphic, gory and grisly, is there?
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GORY images of burger rolls filled with gristle and bones are appearing across the UK today in efforts to get children to think about the food they eat.
"I've told so many gory stories of death and destruction to my sons that they've avoided flying." But Drake, who is the first and only black female senior aviation accident investigator/analyst, hopes her efforts will make the skies safer.
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It's a hilarious and biting satire on a very violent and gory snuff film.