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2005-12-29 02:05:00

HELSINKI (Reuters) - A U.S. federal court ruled in favor of wireless technology firm InterDigital Communications Corp. in a $252 million patent dispute with mobile phone maker Nokia, InterDigital said. A federal judge confirmed in its entirety a patent dispute arbitration ruling which had been handed down in June but contested by Nokia, the U.S.-based wireless firm said in a statement late on Wednesday. InterDigital said the original decision by the International Court of Arbitration meant...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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