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2008-07-03 18:00:17

By BETH REESE CRAVEY The developers of Highlands, the $2 billion, 5,000-home mega- development proposed for Clay Hill in rural Clay County, have canceled the project. Mitigation demands by Clay County, such as $148 million worth of transportation improvements including widening County Road 218, made the project financially unfeasible, said Daniel Crapps, who owns the Lake City-based development company behind Highlands and is an owner of the land. "It put more of a burden on the project...

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  • 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.