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2008-09-27 21:00:19

By Laxmi Birajdar Pune: Given Puneites' love for the arts, it wasn't difficult for Shamiana Film Club to attract audiences for its screenings of short films. For the last two months, the Mumbai-based film club, founded by theatre personality Cyrus F.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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