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Obsolete (of beer, etc.) of low alcoholic strength
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All else being equal, smaller is usually preferable in sustainable building. Larger buildings and spaces require more materials and energy to construct and use more resources to heat, cool, and maintain.
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What does it mean when you dream about being small?

If something looks small and distant in a dream, it may be something related to an experience way back in the dreamer’s past. This was an interpretation put forward by Sigmund Freud. (See also Little, Shrink).

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Functional, lazy, untyped.

["SMALL - A Small Interactive Functional System", L. Augustsson, TR 28, U Goteborg and Chalmers U, 1986].


A toy language used to illustrate denotational semantics.

["The Denotational Description of Programming Languages", M.J.C. Gordon, Springer 1979].
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'The unparalleled number of small-time drug cases pending in courts causes burden to the country's criminal justice system as regards to costs and efficiency in the speedy disposition of cases,' Sotto said in a statement on Thursday.
The decision to stay at Anfield was small-time and mid-table...
Mr Clarke said: "Reducing the threshold so officers can seize cash stashes of at least pounds 1,000 will allow the police to target local drug dealers and other small-time criminals whose activities destroy lives and blight communities.
When/if people wise up to this, small-time operators like myself will be able to survive and make a profit raising these animals.
When the sister of a murdered informant (Eva Marie Saint) and a local labor priest (Karl Malden) begin to chip away at Terry's dormant conscience, the small-time hood begins to question the things he and his bosses are doing.
The current spotlight on these small-time perpetrators emerges after several decades of intensive focus on the Holocaust victims, for which Steven Spielberg's ongoing oral history project, Survivors of the Shoah (1994-), serves as a paradigm.
FOR the second time in three weeks a small-time punter netted a big payout on the Scoop6 on Saturday - and he hails from the same region that produced a record pounds 500,000 winner.
Strikingly lit by David Ferri, permeated with the atmosphere of Philip Glass's coolly propulsive Saxophone Quartet, these small-time punks and their careworn parents are protagonists of an epic of the ordinary.
For example, the author discusses Carlos RivasLederer's contact with a small-time marijuana dealer, George Jung, in a federal prison in Connecticut.
Some groups, meanwhile, fearing government intrusion in the Internet, or the bullying of small-time Internet users by big corporations, have proposed arbitration as a way to resolve cybersquatting squabbles before they get to court.
In his well-written piece, Plotz explains how a small group of Palmetto state lobbyists, politicians, and machine owners transformed a small-time illegal gambling business into a multi-billion-dollar legal one.
And many small-time musicians who can't get big-time recording contracts are giving away--as loss-leaders--MP3 versions of what they previously would have put on "demo" tapes, in hopes of getting gigs and/or selling their own CDs.