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purlieu

1. English history land on the edge of a forest that was once included within the bounds of the royal forest but was later separated although still subject to some of the forest laws, esp regarding hunting
2. a neighbouring area; outskirts
3. Rare a district or suburb, esp one that is poor or squalid
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Before you reach northern edge of purlieu, marked by a thick tree line, you will meet a third crossroads.
In the purlieu of Golra Railway Station, the museum was established in 2003 with an aim of preserving and maintaining more than 150 years of Rail heritage in this region and is displayed in a befitting manner for the visitors.
In the purlieu of Golra Railway Station, museum was established in 2003 with an aim of preserving and maintaining more than 150 years of Rail heritage in this region and displayed in befitting manners for the visitors.
Detente is never comfortable for everybody at the table, and India views with a gelid eye The Bear on patrol in an Afghanistan it considered its purlieu post the Taliban regime.
Carpenters, sound technicians, event planners, stage designers gathered at the site daily to transform the purlieu. The walls of the hallway leading to the main hall were covered with design of the nominees.
Yesterday Sam, from the New Forest village of Dibden Purlieu, Hants, was reunited with the team who aved him on Boscombe Pier in Bournemouth.
Green vegetation with fountains, resorts and purlieu is a proper means to lower stress and is a good opportunity for exchanging ideas among families.
Austin, Mary performed a specific "speech act," which generally falls into the purlieu of an "illocutionary act," "giving some information or an assurance" (How to Do Things with Words 98).
Philip Rose, Broadway producer of A Raisin in the Sun and Purlieu Victorious, has died at age 89.
Woollard, of Dibden Purlieu, Hampshire, will serve at least half of his sentence for violent disorder in a young offenders institution.
Woollard, of Dibden Purlieu, Hampshire, joined protesters who stormed the Millbank complex in London that houses Tory Party headquarters on November 10.