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2006-06-01 07:07:49

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Finnish prosecutors said on Thursday that they would not charge a group for publishing controversial Danish cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on a Web site earlier this year. Prosecutor Jorma Kalske found the cartoons had been damaging to Muslim sensitivities, but had not been published with the intent to insult anyone. The anti-immigration group Suomen Sisu posted the pictures in February after a similar site in neighboring Sweden was shut down. "I consider it...

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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.