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pollution  


      n  
1    the act of polluting or the state of being polluted  
2    harmful or poisonous substances introduced into an environment  


light pollution  
      n   the glow from street and domestic lighting that obscures the night sky and hinders the observation of faint stars  
noise pollution  
      n   annoying or harmful noise in an environment  
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n.
1) Light sesame seed oil 2) Sesame seeds from Hindi jingali
n.
A moulding commonly used in framing oil paintings. The liner is fixed inside the frame and appears between the image and the outer frame. Generally made out of wood or some other hard material, the liner may have fabric glued down to it. Liners are to canvases what a mat/mount is to a print on paper
[Artwork framing] Polystyrene or wood liner. Fabric-covered liner. Linen liner. Gold liner.

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