n.1.Division; separation.
2.(Gram.) The cutting off or suppression of a vowel or syllable, for the sake of meter or euphony; esp., in poetry, the dropping of a final vowel standing before an initial vowel in the following word, when the two words are drawn together.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Brian Hoey appeared at Hamilton Sheriff Court on Friday and admitted getting into a woman's home in Elison Court, Muirhouse, on May 18.
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Oalo settled the contest for All Stars six minutes later with a shot to the far left of the goalpost, after he dispossessed goalkeeper Ligingo who was attempting to make a clearance.Frustration was evident on the visitors bench as one of their officials Elison Katana was sent to the stands in the 79th minute for abusive language towards the match officials.
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For example, commenting on Montana's 1889 constitution, Larry Elison and Fritz Snyder described it as "enacted more as a tool to achieve statehood than to provide a well-thought-out structure of governance for the state." LARRY M.
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