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2008-08-12 12:01:05

Stage and screen actor Terence Rigby has died at 71, his spokesman said yesterday. Rigby died at his London home last night. He had been suffering from lung cancer. The star's film credits included Mona Lisa Smile in 2003, Bond movie Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), The Dogs of War (1980), Get Carter (1971), and Scandal in 1989. On TV, Rigby was best known for his role as PC Snow in the TV series from the 1960s and 1970s, Softly, Softly: Task Force. More recently, he appeared on the small...

2008-08-11 18:00:37

Terence Rigby's sister says the stage and film actor died at his home in London after a battle with lung cancer. He was 71. Rigby has been seen in the movies "Mona Lisa Smile,""Tomorrow Never Dies,""The Dogs of War" and the 1971 version of "Get Carter." The actor also starred in the TV series "Softly, Softly: Task Force" in the 1960s and 1970s and appeared in several National Theatre productions. "We are so proud of Terry and are going to miss him terribly," Catherine Sparks, Rigby's...


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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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