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  • 1 place upright — verb put into an upright position Can you stand the bookshelf up? • Syn: ↑stand, ↑stand up • Derivationally related forms: ↑stand (for: ↑stand), ↑standard ( …

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  • 2 place kick — place′ kick n. spo a kick in which a football is held nearly upright on the ground either by means of a tee or by a teammate, as in a kickoff • Etymology: 1855–60 place′ kick , v.t. v.i. place′ kick er, n …

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  • 3 Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre — The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre on West 26th Street in Manhattan. The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre or UCB Theatre is an improvisational theatre and associated UCB Training Center[1] with locations in …

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  • 4 upright — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} adj. VERBS ▪ be, sit, stand ▪ rows of children sitting upright at their desks ▪ come, jerk, shoot, spring …

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  • 5 Upright jerker — The upright jerker was an execution method and device intermittently used in the United States during the 19th and early 20th century. Intended to replace hangings, the upright jerker did not see widespread use.As in a hanging, a cord would be… …

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  • 6 place kick — noun (sports) a kick in which the ball is placed on the ground before kicking • Syn: ↑place kicking • Derivationally related forms: ↑place kick (for: ↑place kicking) • Topics: ↑ …

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  • 7 place kick — Football. a kick in which the ball is held nearly upright on the ground either by means of a tee or by a teammate, as in a kickoff, an attempt at a field goal, etc. Cf. drop kick, punt1 (def. 1). [1855 60] * * * …

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  • 8 Electric upright bass — An Aria SWB 02/5 5 string EUB with a skeleton style upper bout so that the bass will sit against the body properly. The electric upright bass (abbreviated EUB) is an electronically amplified version of the double bass that has a minimal or… …

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  • 9 Dixie Upright — Pinch hitter Born: May 30, 1926(1926 05 30) Kannapolis, North Carolina Died: November 13, 1986(1986 11 13) (aged 60) Concord, North Carolina …

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  • 10 List of dual place names in New Zealand — The agreed dual name of Te Koko o Kupe / Cloudy Bay remembers both the Māori and British explorations of New Zealand. Many official place names in New Zealand are dual names, incorporating both the original Māori place names and the English names …

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  • 11 List of place names in New England of aboriginal origin — This is a List of place names in New England of aboriginal origin. New England is in the northeastern part of the United States, and comprises six states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. Listed are… …

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  • 12 The Place We Ran From — Studio album by Tired Pony Released June 5, 2010 ( …

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  • 13 Man's Place in Nature — Evidence as to Man s Place in Nature   Author(s) Thomas Henry Huxley Co …

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  • 14 high place — (in ancient Semitic religions) a place of worship, usually a temple or altar on a hilltop. * * * Hebrew bama. In ancient Israel or Canaan, a shrine built on an elevated site. For Canaanites the shrines were devoted to fertility deities, to the… …

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  • 15 Olmstead Place State Park — in Kittitas County, Washington is one of the Washington State Parks.[1] It consists of a 217 acres (88 ha) working pioneer farm. Available activities include hiking, fishing, interpretive activities, wildlife viewing, and a living farm… …

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  • 16 stand — [stand] vi. stood, standing [ME standen < OE standan; akin to MDu standen, Goth standan < IE base * stā , to stand, be placed > L stare, to stand, Gr histanai, to set, cause to stand] 1. a) to be or remain in a generally upright position …

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  • 17 Samuel Brady — Not to be confused with Sam Brady, a pseudonym used by UK television critic Steve Regan .. This jump is still remembered as Brady s leap . [Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission] The Brady and Quigley familiesSamuel Brady was born on May… …

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  • 18 stand up — verb 1. rise to one s feet (Freq. 23) The audience got up and applauded • Syn: ↑arise, ↑rise, ↑uprise, ↑get up • Ant: ↑sit down ( …

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  • 19 standing — stand·ing || stændɪŋ n. status, reputation; duration, length of time; act of one who stands; place where one stands adj. upright, erect; done while in an upright position; unchanging, lasting; still, stationary, stagnant stænd n. act of… …

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  • 20 Muncy, Pennsylvania —   Borough   Downtown Muncy …

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