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  • 21 On the strength of — Strength Strength, n. [OE. strengthe, AS. streng[eth]u, fr. strang strong. See {Strong}.] 1. The quality or state of being strong; ability to do or to bear; capacity for exertion or endurance, whether physical, intellectual, or moral; force;… …

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  • 22 Stout — (stout), a. [Compar. {Stouter} (stout [ e]r); superl. {Stoutest}.] [D. stout bold (or OF. estout bold, proud, of Teutonic origin); akin to AS. stolt, G. stolz, and perh. to E. stilt.] 1. Strong; lusty; vigorous; robust; sinewy; muscular; hence,… …

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  • 23 Stouter — Stout Stout (stout), a. [Compar. {Stouter} (stout [ e]r); superl. {Stoutest}.] [D. stout bold (or OF. estout bold, proud, of Teutonic origin); akin to AS. stolt, G. stolz, and perh. to E. stilt.] 1. Strong; lusty; vigorous; robust; sinewy;… …

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  • 24 Stoutest — Stout Stout (stout), a. [Compar. {Stouter} (stout [ e]r); superl. {Stoutest}.] [D. stout bold (or OF. estout bold, proud, of Teutonic origin); akin to AS. stolt, G. stolz, and perh. to E. stilt.] 1. Strong; lusty; vigorous; robust; sinewy;… …

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  • 25 Strength — Strength, n. [OE. strengthe, AS. streng[eth]u, fr. strang strong. See {Strong}.] 1. The quality or state of being strong; ability to do or to bear; capacity for exertion or endurance, whether physical, intellectual, or moral; force; vigor; power; …

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  • 26 Upon the strength of — Strength Strength, n. [OE. strengthe, AS. streng[eth]u, fr. strang strong. See {Strong}.] 1. The quality or state of being strong; ability to do or to bear; capacity for exertion or endurance, whether physical, intellectual, or moral; force;… …

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  • 27 embonpoint — noun Etymology: French, from Middle French, from en bon point in good condition Date: 1670 plumpness of person ; stoutness …

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  • 28 heavyset — adjective Date: 1922 stocky and compact and sometimes tending to stoutness in build …

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  • 29 stout — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French estut, estout, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German stolz proud; perhaps akin to Old High German stelza stilt more at stilt Date: 14th century 1. strong of character: as a. brave,… …

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  • 37 Bologna bottle — A Bologna bottle, often used in physics demonstrations and magic tricks, is a glass bottle which has great external strength, The exterior is generally strong enough that one could pound a nail into a block of wood using the bottle as a hammer,… …

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  • 40 Igbuzo — is an Igbo speaking town in Delta state, in the Southsouthern part of Nigeria with a population of 452,000 people (estimate) The Igbo dialect of this people is referred to as Enuani. Its geographical coordinates are 6˚ 11 0 North, 6˚ 38 0 East… …

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