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carful

(ˈkɑːfʊl)
n
the maximum number of people a car will hold
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Noun1.carful - the quantity that a car will hold
containerful - the quantity that a container will hold
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they say fare-well to a carful of exhausted, inebriated guests: Carmen's stoned brother, his drunk girlfriend (the driver), a musician friend, and the bride and groom's gay sisters, who are entangled romantically in the backseat.
Worries about destroying the ventral nerve cord can be remedied by performing a dorsal dissection with carful removal of the viscera.
So I've developed a bit of a thing for Pharrell and Lady Gaga and enjoy a carful of singing, happy children.
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From a long time ago, considering organizations as social players and carful considerations of needs and issues by experts have established a suitable situation for the development of social capitals within the organizations.
She bursts through the door loaded with bags of bread, boxes of pizza, and a carful of fellow students.
During an audience at the World Economic Forum in Jordan, Libyan Prime Minister Mahmoud said that the oil-rich country must be carful not to allow politics to influence the award of contracts, saying "I can advise the coming interim government that the economic rule should be the rule.
Abdollahian said that the Islamic Republic of Iran sees effective dialogue and government's carful attention to people demands as the best solution to the crisis in Bahrain.
we will be carful at the start of the talks with the Israeli enemy to keep away from dispute points such as deporting released prisoners and our demand of releasing all women prisoners, Jerusalem and 48 prisoners as well, or excluding what Israeli calls VIP prisoners from the deal.