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rath

(raθ)
n
1. (Human Geography) Irish history a circular enclosure surrounded by an earthen wall: used as a dwelling and stronghold in former times
2. (Fortifications) Irish history a circular enclosure surrounded by an earthen wall: used as a dwelling and stronghold in former times
[C16: from Irish Gaelic]
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JABBERWOCKY 'Twas brillig, and the slithy toves Did gyre and gimble in the wabe; All mimsy were the borogoves, And the mome raths outgrabe.
And these were, one and all, of that quaint, crooked, sweet, profoundly irresponsible and profoundly lovable race that fight like fiends, argue like children, reason like women, obey like men, and jest like their own goblins of the rath through rebellion, loyalty, want, woe, or war.
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DELHI BJP's ' digital raths' have been punctured before they could even be rolled out.
At the festival of Rath Yatra in Ahmadabad, India, idols of the Hindu God Jagannath (the origin of the English word "juggernaut"), his brother Balabhadra and sister Subhadra are taken out in a grand procession in chariots called raths, pulled by thousands of devotees | Horses and soldiers of the Household Cavalry as they swap trotting on the streets of London for splashing in sea in Norfolk at their annual Regimental Training Camp | A bus seen driving in deep floodwater at Wuhan in China yesterday.
As I studied his behaviors, the Raths thinking theory gave me guidelines for my teaching plans.
The move comes after the BJP announced to use GPS- monitored raths ( chariots) to spread the message of change.
New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): Railway Minister Lalu Prasad while presenting the Interim Railway Budget 2009-10 in the Lok Sabha today, announced the introduction of 43 new trains which include four Garib Raths.
BANKING upon the popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP) has launched digital ' raths' to show 3D images of Modi and play his speeches.
Meanwhile, Amit Shah, BJP general secretary in- charge of UP said, " We can send a very strong and positive message across by fielding Modi from a seat in UP which is politically the most crucial state." But fearing that the lack of consensus on Modi's candidature from a UP seat could adversely affect the prospects of the party, Shah has now decided to deploy 400 raths that would roll out across the state playing Modi's speeches, and screening documentaries on his life and works.
Shah has ordered party workers to convert 55 trucks into wellequipped raths with LCD screens on both sides, BJP state president Laxmi Kant Bajpai told M AIL T ODAY .
Each of the 10 raths will cover 40 assembly segments in 90 days and culminate in Allahabad on November 10,where AICC president Sonia Gandhi will address a rally.