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  • 21 sharper — sharp•er [[t]ˈʃɑr pər[/t]] also sharpie n. 1) a shrewd swindler 2) a professional gambler • Etymology: 1560–70 …

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  • 22 sharper — /ˈʃapə / (say shahpuh) adjective 1. comparative of sharp. –noun 2. Also, sharpie. a shrewd swindler. 3. → card sharp …

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  • 23 sharper — n. a swindler, esp. at cards …

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  • 24 Darren Sharper — during the Vikings 2008 Training Camp. No. 42     Free Agent Safety Personal information …

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  • 25 The Sharper Image — Infobox Company | company name = The Sharper Image company company type = Public foundation = San Francisco, CA 1977 location = San Francisco, California key people = Robert Conway, President and CEO; industry = Retail revenue = decrease… …

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  • 26 Darren Sharper — Données générales Nom complet Darren Sharper Na …

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  • 27 Jamie Sharper — Infobox NFLretired |width= caption= position=Linebacker number=55 birthdate=birth date and age|1974|11|23 Richmond, Virginia deathdate= debutyear=1997 finalyear=2005 draftyear=1997 draftround=2 draftpick=34 college=Virginia teams= * Baltimore… …

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  • 28 How Sharper Than a Serpent's Tooth — ST episode name = How Sharper Than a Serpent s Tooth The Enterprise confronts an alien ship series = The Animated Series ep num = 021 prod num = 021 date = October 5, 1974 writer =Russell Bates David Wise director = Bill Reed guest = none… …

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  • 29 The Sharper Your Knife, the Less You Cry — The Sharper Your Knife, the Less You Cry: Love, Laughter and Tears at the World s Most Famous Cooking School is a memoir with recipes by American writer Kathleen Flinn. [ [http://us.penguingroup.com/nf/Book/BookDisplay/0,,9780670018222,00.html… …

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  • 30 the sharper the storm, the sooner it’s over — Cf. SENECA Natural Questions VII. ix. procellae, quanto plus habent virium, tanto minus temporis, the harder storms are, the shorter they last. 1872 F. KILVERT Diary 9 June (1977) II. 207 Mrs. Vaughan will have a good family soon. Her children… …

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  • 31 John Sharper — John Sharper, né le 23 avril 1984, est un joueur de basket ball américain évoluant au poste d arrière en Suisse pour le BBC Monthey. Biographie Arrière de 1 mètre 86, cet arrière arrive en Suisse en septembre 2010. Le BBC Monthey l a recruté …

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  • 32 card sharper — noun a professional card player who makes a living by cheating at card games • Syn: ↑cardsharp, ↑card sharp, ↑cardsharper, ↑sharper, ↑sharpie, ↑sharpy, ↑card shark • Hypernyms …

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  • 33 card-sharper — cardˈ sharp or cardˈ sharper noun A person who cheats at cards • • • Main Entry: ↑card …

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  • 34 how sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child — Meaning Origin From Shakespeare s King Lear …

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  • 35 harpers — sharper …

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  • 36 Jerry W. Levin — Jerry W. Levin, born in 1944, is an American businessman. Levin is an experienced CEO, turnaround expert and mergers acquisitions specialist. He has been growing the sales and profits of branded consumer products companies for the past 30 years… …

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  • 37 Richard Thalheimer — (born 1948) is founder, and former CEO and chairman, of The Sharper Image Corporation. Early lifeThalheimer s family settled in Arkansas before the Civil War and started a livery business. Thalheimer was raised in Little Rock. After graduating… …

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  • 38 Air ioniser — This photo shows the sterilisation effects of negative air ionization on a chamber aerosolised with Salmonella enteritidis. The left sample is untreated; the right, treated. Photo taken in a lab operated by the United States Department of… …

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  • 39 List of stories within One Thousand and One Nights — This article provides a list of stories within Richard Francis Burton s translation of One Thousand and One Nights . Burton s first ten volumes were published between 1885 and 1886. The Supplemental Nights were published between 1886 and 1888 as… …

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  • 40 Wolf interval — When the twelve notes within the octave are tuned using meantone temperament, one of the fifths will be much sharper than the rest. If the meantone fifths are tuned from E♭ to G♯, the anomalous interval will be between G♯ and E♭. This interval is …

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