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2008-11-21 14:22:46

A costly Boston project involving new condominiums and businesses is at risk due to a foul odor that one day could fill the air, officials say. Officials behind the Columbia Point construction project and its $1.5 billion price tag say they are very concerned with state plans to build an odor-control facility near their Dorchester Bay construction site, The Boston Globe said Friday. Corcoran Jennison officials say they worry the facility, which would serve as part of a larger sewer tunnel...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'