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Brooks

  

      n   Mel, real name Melvyn Kaminsky. born 1926, U.S. comedy writer, actor, and film director. His films include The Producers (1968), Blazing Saddles (1974), High Anxiety (1977), and Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1996)  


Brooks Range  
      n   a mountain range in N Alaska. Highest peak: Mount Isto, 2761 m (9058 ft.)  
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exp.
he is a very good seller
adj.
(about a product or service) meant to meet the customers' basic requirements; with no add-ons, including only the basic features
E.g: It's a no frills hotel, but very clean and with friendly staff.
exp.
expression used to point out that one has to struggle or suffer to achieve his goal
Jason: Damn it! I can't take it anymore. This exercise is killing me! Ray: Yeah but it’ll help you lose weight. Don't you know? No pain, no gain!
exp.
a humorous way of saying that someone doesn't like or love the speaker.
[Hum.] E.g.: You've seen the way she treated me last time we met. It's clear: she loves me not.
adj.
serving no purpose
exp.
not an easy task
n.
no activitiy
Economy term
exp.
phrase meant to emphasize the speaker's self-assurance
syn.: you can bet on it; trust me; you can count on it; I'm telling you...
exp.
expression used for saying that someone is worth being kept close (as a friend, partner..)
n.
this expression means 'he is very good at criticizing others but he can't accept criticism from others'
exp.
acronyme de "there is no alternative"
phrase chère jadis à Mme THATCHER reprise au G20 de novembre 2011 contre le Premier ministre grec et son référendum
exp.
little or no possibility of something to happen
adj.
basic, standard, with no special features
[Bus.]
n.
used to describe a person. i.e this is the qua am telling you about or he is a fantastic qua
n.
Free On Board: A legal term meaning that when the seller loads merchandise for transportation, he bears full responsibility for it but if the merchandise is later lost or harmed, the buyer suffers the loss.
n.
underaged girl looking mature, that can thus bring somebody to jail if he is caught in a relationship with her
made with Jail and Bait
n.
legal exclusive right of a person in pure virtual property which he can dispose of with its free will.
[Tech.];[Leg.]
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