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2008-09-22 06:00:18

By From news reports A fire at a dance club in this southern city, apparently started by fireworks, left 43 people dead, many of them killed in a panicked stampede as they tried to escape, state media and government officials said.

2008-09-21 12:00:12

BEIJING (AP) -- A fire that swept through a nightclub in southern China has killed at least 43 people, a government safety official said Sunday. The fire, which broke out late Saturday, also injured at least 88 people, said the official with the Shenzhen Work Safety Bureau.


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gazingstock
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.
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