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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Ornamental evergreen treelike shrub of the Pacific coast of the United States having large white flowers and red berrylike fruits.

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  • We are rightfully hated and reviled in Iraq ~ and it is taking its psychological tollon our soldiers and the American public ~ the flies have conquered the flypaper.
  • It takes a big tollon your emotions and on your everyday life.
  • Yet it does not take an ethicist or a clergy member to recognize that lying exacts a tollon us as individuals, on our families and communities, and on society at large. for more
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