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a large, ungainly antelope with a head like a buffalo. Called also wildebeeste or Gorgon taurinus, Connochaetes spp.
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The FSF promotes the development and use of Free (as in freedom) Software particularly the GNU operating system and Free Documentation for Free Software.
The FSF promotes the development and use of free (as in freedom) software particularly the GNU operating system and its GNU/Linux variants and free documentation for free software.
The FSF promotes the development and use of free (as in freedom) software particularly the GNU operating system (used widely today in its GNU/Linux variant) and free documentation.
The FSF promotes the development and use of free (as in freedom) software -- particularly the GNU operating system (used widely today in its GNU/Linux variant) -- and free documentation.