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  • 1tall order — See: LARGE ORDER …

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  • 2tall order — See: LARGE ORDER …

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  • 3Tall — Tall, a. [Compar. {Taller}; superl. {Tallest}.] [OE. tal seemly, elegant, docile (?); of uncertain origin; cf. AS. un tala, un tale, bad, Goth. untals indocile, disobedient, uninstructed, or W. & Corn. tal high, Ir. talla meet, fit, proper,… …

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  • 4tall — adjective Etymology: Middle English tal, probably from Old English getæl quick, ready; akin to Old High German gizal quick Date: 15th century 1. obsolete brave, courageous 2. a. high in stature b. of a specified height < five feet tall > …

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  • 5tall fescue — noun Date: circa 1762 a European fescue (Festuca elatior syn. F. arundinacea) with erect smooth stems three to four feet (about one meter) high that has been introduced into North America called also tall fescue grass compare fescue foot …

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  • 6tall oil — noun Etymology: part translation of German Tallöl, part translation of Swedish tallolja, from tall pine + olja oil Date: circa 1926 a resinous by product from the manufacture of chemical wood pulp used especially in making soaps, coatings, and&#8230; …

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  • 7tall fescue grass — noun see tall fescue …

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  • 8The Tall T — Infobox Film | name =The Tall T caption =book cover featuring shot from film director = Budd Boetticher producer = Harry Joe Brown writer =Elmore Leonard (story) Burt Kennedy (screenplay) starring =Randolph Scott Richard Boone Maureen O Sullivan&#8230; …

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  • 9The Big Tall Wish — Infobox Television episode Title = The Big Tall Wish Series = The Twilight Zone Caption = Ivan Dixon in The Big Tall Wish Season = 1 Episode = 27 Airdate = April 8 1960 Production=173 3630 Writer =Rod Serling Director =Ron Winston Guests =Ivan&#8230; …

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  • 10Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat — Abbreviation CTBUH Formation 1969 Type NPO …

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  • 11Al-Tall, Acre — Al Tall was a Palestinian village that was captured by Israel during the 1948 Arab Israeli war. Israeli localities || none Public structures || none See also External links and references* http://www.palestineremembered.com/Acre/al&#8230; …

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  • 12Tall ship — A tall ship is a large traditionally rigged sailing vessel. Popular modern tall ship rigs include topsail schooners, brigantines, brigs and barques. Traditional rigging may include square rigs and gaff rigs, with separate topmasts and topsails.&#8230; …

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  • 13Tall tale — multiple issues expand=May 2008 cleanup=February 2008A tall tale is a story with unbelievable elements, related as if it was true and factual. Some such stories are exaggerations of actual events, such as, that fish was so big, why I tell ya , it …

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  • 14Tall Cedars of Lebanon — The Tall Cedars of Lebanon of North America is one of the various appendant bodies of Freemasonry, open only to Master Masons in good standing in a regular Masonic Lodge. Unlike the York Rite or Scottish Rite, which confer Masonic degrees which&#8230; …

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  • 15The Tall Guy — Infobox Film name = The Tall Guy caption = Goldblum and Kim Thomson writer = Richard Curtis starring = Jeff Goldblum Emma Thompson Rowan Atkinson director = Mel Smith producer = London Weekend Television Working Title Films cinematography =&#8230; …

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  • 16Long Tall Weekend — Infobox Album | Name = Long Tall Weekend Type = Studio album Artist = They Might Be Giants Released = July 19, 1999 Recorded = 1996 – 1999 Genre = Alternative rock Length = 34:31 Label = eMusic Producer = Pat Dillett, They Might Be Giants Reviews …

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  • 17Tall Dwarfs — Infobox musical artist 2 Name = Tall Dwarfs Img capt = Background = group or band Birth name = Alias = Born = Died = Origin = New Zealand Instrument = Genre = Rock Occupation = Years active = 1981 Label = Associated acts = Toy Love URL = Current&#8230; …

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  • 18Walking Tall — Infobox Film name = Walking Tall caption = promotional poster for Walking Tall director = Phil Karlson producer = writer = Mort Briskin Stephen Downing John Michael Hayes (uncredited) starring = Joe Don Baker Elizabeth Hartman music = Walter&#8230; …

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  • 19Tall poppy syndrome — (TPS) is a pejorative term used in the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada and New Zealand to describe what is seen as a leveling social attitude. Someone is said to be a target of tall poppy syndrome when his or her assumption of a higher economic …

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  • 20Tall Tale — also known as Tall Tale: The Unbelievable Adventures of Pecos Bill is a 1995 family Western movie starring Patrick Swayze, Nick Stahl, Oliver Platt, Roger Aaron Brown, Scott Glenn, Catherine O Hara, and Jared Harris.Filming locations include Bar …

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