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fancy

in the name of canary breeds, refers to a special, cultivated show type of bird, rather than the ordinary type. In dog and cat circles, it refers to the entire following of breeders, owners and admirers.
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Before leaving, the Natives offered gifts to the family: a fancily woven sewing basket, an axe handle, and also a wooden toy for the couple's son.
The result of AMAP's efforts was the creation of 35 warrior transition units that provide specialized treatment plans for each wounded Soldier and a solid support system that includes administrative and fancily support services to assist wounded Soldiers and their families with everything from pay problems, housing, transportation, educational opportunities and training to recreation and fitness.
Forced into dialogue by Sire, her authors find greater accord than disaccord on issues related to the self, to fancily life, and to social relationships.
Social * Increased family cohesion: Fancily members functioning share caregiving responsibilities and problem solving.
Harris fancily members and their employees show their community support by sponsoring or leading everything from Little League teams and Boy Scout troops to local church groups.
Musicality in dance can be summed up in two words: "rubato," easy to explain, and "tone," which can't really be described in words, however fancily you try to put it.