paper rush


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Noun1.paper rush - tall sedge of the Nile valley yielding fiber that served many purposes in historic timespaper rush - tall sedge of the Nile valley yielding fiber that served many purposes in historic times
sedge - grasslike or rushlike plant growing in wet places having solid stems, narrow grasslike leaves and spikelets of inconspicuous flowers
Cyperus, genus Cyperus - type genus of Cyperaceae; grasslike rhizomatous herbs; cosmopolitan except very cold regions
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When the money is lost (as it almost invariably always is), small investors who were left holding little more than worthless paper rush to litigate.
They waited until the Sunday paper rush was over, introduced themselves, and said, 'Any chance of a lift for Her Majesty?
When the bin is full, building maintenance staff contact Paper Rush, a local recycler, to pick it up.