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2008-06-13 18:00:20

Katherine Heigl won't be chewing her manicure at this year's Emmy ceremony: She says she didn't seek a nomination because "Grey's Anatomy" failed to deliver the goods for an award-worthy performance. Heigl, who was honored as best supporting actress in a drama last year for the ABC series, did not put her name in consideration for a bid, a spokeswoman for the actress said this week . "I did not feel that I was given the material this season to warrant an Emmy nomination and in an effort to...

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  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.