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2005-07-05 11:33:01

By John Chalmers SINGAPORE (Reuters) - New York wheeled out U.S. SenatorHillary Clinton as the race to host the 2012 Olympics enteredthe final straight on Tuesday, counting on the famous formerfirst lady to make a strong case for the Big Apple. "This is a great bid from a great city for the greatestinternational event there is," Clinton told a news conferenceacross the road from the Raffles City Convention Center whereInternational Olympic Committee delegates will vote onWednesday. The...


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lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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