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concoction

(kŏn-kŏk′shŭn) [L. con, with, + coquere, to cook]
A mixture of two medicinal substances, usually done with the aid of heat.
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New Delhi [India], Sept 20 ( ANI ): Citing examples of controversial Rafale deal and Non-Performing Assets (NPAs), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday launched a scathing attack on Congress president Rahul Gandhi stating that his strategy is to "concoct a lie and repeat it as many times" and tagged him as a "Clown Prince".
Surely your Machiavellian mind can concoct a way to make gobbling bratwurst at Munich pride (or herring at Stockholm pride) a biz trip--and your current amour tax-deductible.
Instead of allowing a handful of well-connected bureaucrats to concoct secretive deals that primarily benefit the elite in each of the signatory societies, why don't we try to build a better deal, a fair trade deal, as if people mattered more than profit?
# Concoct your own cleaner for silver jewellery with one cup of soda crystals to one pint of very hot water.
"If you think Russell was up here trying to concoct a story, don't you think he would have concocted a story that would have made him much less culpable?" Mr Barlow said.
Summary: Islamabad [Pakistan], August 2 (ANI): Another all-party conference (APC) meeting is expected to be held by the Opposition to concoct a strategy to decide the future course of action with regards to alleged rigging of elections.
Pressed to solve a crime, they arrest innocent persons and concoct a false story and earn plaudits.
Already known as local playwrights, the partners of 10 years felt inspired to concoct a comedy of manners.
Following the dictum that charity begins at home, Texas' Culinary Academy of Austin holds a regular "pantry challenge." Students raid the fridge of the week's leftovers and concoct an elaborate meal, inviting over friends and family.
GIUSEPPE SORBARA today plans to concoct one of the shocks of the FA Cup first round - and then open the doors to his family's restaurant for a celebratory party.
Kirwin is at her best in describing the attempts by some defendants to fake insanity and the attempts by some defense lawyers to concoct a "designer defense" (Kirwin's apt term) to get their client off on an insanity plea.