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2005-10-19 19:34:35

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - One advertiser has bought the entire commercial inventory of "60 Minutes" for Sunday, giving the magazine show more time for stories as it runs about half as many commercials. It's the first time in the program's 37-year history that one advertiser has sponsored the entire show; Dutch electronics maker Royal Philips Electronics is using its ad buy as a way to get its brand campaign in a clutterless environment. On Sunday's "60...


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toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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