n.1.A hassock. See 2d Bass, 2.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The late 20th century precedent in war-crime reparation payment was that made by Germany to Israel (Bassock and Marker, 2009).
When looking specifically at the effects of social-constructs and the age in which a child begins formal education, there does not appear to be any differences between normal or later entry (Lincove & Painter, 2006; Loeb, Bridges, Bassock, Fuller, & Rumberger, 2005; Sarosky, 2009).
Germane activities may include self-explanations (Chi, Bassock, Lewis, Reimann & Glaser 1989), mental imagery (Cooper, Tindall-Ford, Chandler & Sweller, 2001) and study of rich worked examples.
Because such reflective behaviors (i.e., providing and receiving explanations) may help students clarify misunderstanding and enhance mutual comprehension (Chi & Bassock, 1989), therefore can help learners fill in gaps in their understanding.
Once a friend of mine asked me to bring a rubber for the bassocks (clutches) of his son.