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n. pl. li·ber·os
In volleyball, a defensive player who can take the position of any backcourt player but cannot block or return the ball when it is higher than the net.

[Italian, free, from Old Italian, from Latin līber; see leudh- in Indo-European roots.]


(Soccer) another name for sweeper3
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There is no purer sound than that of the all conquering choirboy band LIBERA.
It's a big sing for the soprano and Emma Lucy Smith had guts and glory: the final climax of the Libera Me did not disappoint.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared Libera Ebola-free on Sept.
Nicholas was born in Vieste, Italy on the Adriatic Sea, son of Francesco and Libera (Troiano) Montecalvo.
According to comments of Romanian Energy Minister Andrei Gerea, as cited by the Romania Libera newspaper and investor.
Pierpaolo Benigno, Libera Universita Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli; Gauti Eggertsson, Brown University and NBER; and Federica Romei, European University Institute, "Dynamic Debt Deleveraging and Optimal Monetary Policy" (NBER Working Paper No.
The Collective Few are Mark Simpson, Redcarlive Redcar, David Shepherd, Antony Osbourne, Sam Shepherd, Nicky Dektereff, Katie Libera, Kerry Crawford, Mark Simpson (Acoustic Weller) and Kelly-Marie Mead.
Designed by Polish artist Zbigniew Libera in 1996 without any permission whatsoever from Lego, it allowed you to build your own crematorium and barracks out of plastic building blocks.
Among many business ventures, Adamescu owns a thriving independent newspaper - Romania Libera - which has voiced harsh criticism of the current government in Romania.
The topic of the late medieval rebounding of God's transcendent will into the anthropocentric and atheist form of libera voluntas in nominalism has been given ample discussion by Hans Blumenberg in his Legitimitat der Neuzeit.
The lower voices had a black, satisfyingly grainy quality; while the sopranos sang with a lightness and transparency that felt ideally suited to expressing the tension between the celestial and the earthly, so central to works like Davy's melancholy sacred madrigal Ah, Mine Heart or Sheppard's twin settings of the Libera Nos.
A neta Grzeszykowska, Jeff Guess, Rudolf Herz, John Hilliard, Kenneth Josephson, Erik Kessels, lochen Lempert, Zoe Leonard, Les Levine, Zbigniew Libera, Stanislaw Markowski, Santu Mofokeng, Ugo Mulas, Andreas Muller-Pohle, Floris M.