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2008-07-19 00:40:00

Rescuers and penguin experts are concerned about hundreds of baby penguins are washing up dead on Rio de Janeiro’s tropical beaches after being swept from the icy shores of Antarctica and Patagonia.


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gawf
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.