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2006-03-26 23:07:17

BANGKOK (Reuters) - A small time bomb containing TNT was found and defused at the headquarters of the Thai opposition Democrat Party headquarters on Monday, forcing the evacuation of the building, party officials said. The bomb, the size of a box of tissues, was found by a cleaner three hours before it was timed to explode at 10 a.m. (0300 GMT) in the compound of the building and a police bomb squad defused it, senior party official Satit Wongnontaey said. "The cleaner suspected the...


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mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.