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The Killing Fields - Process
... People receiving more than two warnings were sent for "re-education," which meant near-certain death ... them and "wipe the slate clean." This meant being taken away to a place such as Tuol Sleng or Choeung Ek for torture and/or execution ... victims were required to dig their own graves their weakness often meant that they were unable to dig very deep ...
Meant To Fly
... "Meant to Fly" is a song written by Chantal Kreviazuk, Raine Maida and Gaby Moreno, for 2006 Canadian Idol winner Eva Avila ... After she was crowned the winner of the fourth season, "Meant to Fly" began receiving airplay across Canada ...
Symphonic Cycle As A Whole Symphonic Work
... At first the movements of a symphony were meant to be distributed among other works -- arias, overtures, concertos -- in extended evening social events at which music ... The movements were meant to be connected and identified as part of the symphonic cycle through recall and quotation of earlier movements, and the finale movement meant to be seen as a destination and recap ...
Mitlenatch Island Nature Provincial Park - History
... most descriptive meaning comes from the Sliammon language where ‘metl’ meant calm and ‘nach’ meant posterior ... In the Kwak'wala language of the Kwakwaka'wakw, ‘mah-kwee-lay-lah’ meant "it looks close, but seems to move away as you approach it" ...
Spitfire - Variants - Seafire
... poor visibility over the nose, for example, meant that pilots had to be trained to land with their heads out of the cockpit and looking alongside the port cowling of their Seafire also, like the Spitfire, the ... to the standard Spitfire airframe however cumulative front line experience meant that most of the later versions of the Seafire had strengthened ...

Famous quotes containing the word meant:

    The happiest two-job marriages I saw during my research were ones in which men and women shared the housework and parenting. What couples called good communication often meant that they were good at saying thanks to one another for small aspects of taking care of the family. Making it to the school play, helping a child read, cooking dinner in good spirit, remembering the grocery list,... these were silver and gold of the marital exchange.
    Arlie Hochschild (20th century)

    Tallulah [Bankhead] was the foremost naughty girl of her era but, in those days, “naughty” meant piquant, whereas values have so changed that now, in the 1970s, it generally means nauseating.
    Anita Loos (1888–1981)

    ...the shiny-cheeked merchant bankers from London with eighties striped blue ties and white collars and double-barreled names and double chins and double-breasted suits, who said “ears” when they meant “yes” and “hice” when they meant “house” and “school” when they meant “Eton”...
    John le Carré (b. 1931)