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TALL

(language)
TAC List Language.

["TALL - A List Processor for the Philco 2000", J. Feldman, CACM 5(9):484-485 (Sep 1962)].
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I likewise delivered up my watch, which the emperor was very curious to see, and commanded two of his tallest yeomen of the guards to bear it on a pole upon their shoulders, as draymen in England do a barrel of ale.
Bribe a seraph to fetch you a coal of fire from heaven, if you will," said I, "and with it kindle life in the tallest, fattest, most boneless, fullest-blooded of Ruben's painted women--leave me only my Alpine peri, and I'll not envy you.
The tallest amongst the Fuegians was evidently much pleased at his height being noticed.
And more than all, if just previous to putting your hand into the tar-pot, you have been lording it as a country schoolmaster, making the tallest boys stand in awe of you.
Make jist the tallest kind o' broth and knicknacks.
It was a monstrous big river here, with the tallest and the thickest kind of timber on both banks; just a solid wall, as well as I could see by the stars.
The two mothers, though each really convinced that her own son was the tallest, politely decided in favour of the other.
Yates that this was a point in which height and figure ought to be considered, and that his being the tallest, seemed to fit him peculiarly for the Baron.
With a democracy it quarrels with the nobles, and destroys them both publicly and privately, or drives them into banishment, as rivals and an impediment to the government; hence naturally arise conspiracies both amongst those who desire to govern and those who desire not to be slaves; hence arose Periander's advice to Thrasybulus to take off the tallest stalks, hinting thereby, that it was necessary to make away with the eminent citizens.
Contrary to prevalent assumptions just a decade or two ago that the tallest buildings in the world would be located in the United States, CTBUH's list of the projected twenty buildings set to be the world's tallest in 2020 shows that nine of the tallest buildings in the world will be in Asia, eight in the Middle East, two in North America and one in Europe.
At 7ft 7ins her son Neil has no problem reaching the peak of even the tallest pine.
Burj Dubai, the iconic super-tower of Emaar Properties, is now the tallest structure in the Middle East and Europe.