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a. A small wheeled vehicle typically pushed by hand: a shopping cart; a pastry cart.
b. A two-wheeled vehicle drawn by an animal and used in farm work and for transporting goods.
c. The quantity that a cart can hold.
a. An open two-wheeled carriage.
b. A light motorized vehicle: a golf cart.
tr.v. cart·ed, cart·ing, carts
1. To convey in a cart or truck: cart away garbage.
2. To convey laboriously or unceremoniously; lug: carted the whole gang off to jail.

[Middle English, wagon, from Old English cræt and from Old Norse kartr.]

cart′a·ble adj.
cart′er n.


 (kär′tər), Betty Originally Lillie Mae Jones. 1930-1998.
American jazz singer known for her complex renditions of popular songs. She formed her own trio in 1969.


, Howard 1874-1939.
British archaeologist who worked in Egypt after 1890 and discovered (1922) the tomb of Tutankhamun.

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Jimmy Carter


, James Earl, Jr. Known as "Jimmy." Born 1924.
The 39th president of the United States (1977-1981), who is credited with establishing energy-conservation measures, concluding the Panama Canal treaties (1978), and negotiating the Camp David accords between Egypt and Israel (1979). He won the 2002 Nobel Peace Prize.

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Rosalynn Carter


, Rosalynn Smith Born 1927.
First lady of the United States (1977-1981) as the wife of President Jimmy Carter. She worked to improve mental health services and services for the elderly.


1. (Biography) Angela. 1940–92, British novelist and writer; her novels include The Magic Toyshop (1967) and Nights at the Circus (1984)
2. (Biography) Dan(iel William). born 1982, New Zealand Rugby Union player; record points scorer in test match rugby
3. (Biography) Elliot (Cook). 1908–2012, US composer. His works include the Piano Sonata (1945–46), four string quartets, and other orchestral pieces: Pulitzer Prize 1960, 1973
4. (Biography) Howard. 1873–1939, English Egyptologist: excavated the tomb of the Pharaoh Tutankhamen
5. (Biography) James Earl, known as Jimmy. born 1924, US Democratic statesman; 39th president of the US (1977–81); Nobel peace prize 2002


(ˈkɑr tər)

1. Elliott (Cook, Jr.), born 1908, U.S. composer.
2. James Earl, Jr. (Jimmy), born 1924, 39th president of the U.S. 1977–81.
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Noun1.Carter - Englishman and Egyptologist who in 1922 discovered and excavated the tomb of Tutankhamen (1873-1939)
2.Carter - 39th President of the United States (1924-)Carter - 39th President of the United States (1924-)
3.Carter - someone whose work is driving cartscarter - someone whose work is driving carts
worker - a person who works at a specific occupation; "he is a good worker"


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Letters and papers from well-known authors such as Margaret Atwood, JG Ballard, Angela Carter, Iris Murdoch, Ben Okri and Fay Weldon, feature in the Granta magazine archive,which is comprised of around three-hundred boxes of material.
Following in the footsteps of Angela Carter and Joanne Harris, debut novelist Katie Lowe also draws on the cinematic legacy of The Craft, Heathers and Mean Girls in this tale of Greek myth, revenge and murder.
Those serving SIC in a full-time capacity for five years are Melody Bryant, communications and relations specialist; Angela Carter, accounts receivable clerk; Sara DeNeal, art instructor/coordinator; Dawn Pool, accountant; Kelsie Rodman, business instructor; and Marzel Scates, assistant to the executive dean of administrative services.
Dalloway, Penelope Lively's Moon Tiger, Angela Carter's Wise Children, Doris Lessing's "The Grandmothers," and web columns and magazine articles interviewing midlife women in Denmark and Israel; the dynamics of power relationships concerning aging, gender, and sexualities in different contexts, including social class and mobility, menopausal Iranian women, sexual expression and practices in long-term residential facilities for older people, and race and class and elder care in South Africa; and health and well-being in terms of lesbians, gay men, and bisexual people in later life, prescription drugs for male sexual dysfunction in Italy, and older gay and bisexual men's experiences of prostate cancer.
Celebrated author Angela Carter's last novel is brought to life on the Storyhouse stage in Chester this week.
Following in the footsteps of Angela Carter - with a YA bent and liberal use of expletives - O'Neill widens the context: Gaia wishes to escape a coercive father, unwanted marriage and society that restricts female agency; but discovers that the human world contains the same sexual abuse, jealousy, vindictiveness and gender power struggles.
BEAST (15) HHHH H SHOT partly on location in Jersey, Beast is a brooding adult fairy tale of female empowerment and sexual awakening that might have tumbled from the pen of Angela Carter.
It's a wild thing, this book, covered in sequins and scales, blazing with the influence of fabulists from Angela Carter to Kelly Link and Helen Oyeyemi, and borrowing from science fiction, queer theory and horror." PARUL SEHGAL
In one neat paragraph early in The Invention of Angela Carter, Edmund Gordon connects the dots between the characters, settings, and themes in Carter's second novel, The Magic Toyshop (1967), and elements of the author's personal history and the circumstances in which she created this work.
CONSIDERING THE SHEER IMPRESSIVE RANGE of Angela Carter's writing--journalism, literary criticism, poetry, film adaptations, radio plays, nine novels, even a libretto--it may be hard for some readers, especially those familiar with only a portion of her work, to pin her down.
Angela Carter's writing has its dissonant roots in medieval literature (which she studied), myth, and the influential horror of the great masters, whose sexualised idolatry of dead women (Edgar Allen Poe) and disgust at women and sex as monstrous (H.P.