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2009-07-03 18:06:44

A travel Web site has picked the Pasadena, Calif., Doo Dah Parade as the top quirky parade in the United States. VirtualTourist.com chose the Pasadena parade, which is famed for its barbecue and hibachi marching grill teams, for the No. 1 slot on its list of the Top Five Quirky U.S. Parades. The list also included the Fourth of July Midnight Parade of Gatlinburg, Tenn.; the Fremont Solstice Parade of Seattle; the Mule Day Parade of Columbia, Tenn.; and The Mermaid Parade of New York. Whether...


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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.'