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- proper n. A short form of the female given name Patricia.
- proper n. A short form of the male given name Patrick.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To strike gently with the fingers or hand; to stroke lightly; to tap.
- n. A light, quik blow or stroke with the fingers or hand; a tap.
- n. A small mass, as of butter, shaped by pats.
- adj. Exactly suitable; fit; convenient; timely.
- adv. In a pat manner.
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PAT BROWN, CRIMINAL PROFILER: Well, Pat, I think this important thing about this safe haven thing we ought to look at.
"The title of the paper is `Remember his Name,' so 10-15 years from now, when they hear the name Pat Tillman, I want them to remember the name," said Webster, who also drew a portrait of Tillman on the gym wall.
Portions of this blog first appeared on Truthdig under the title Pat Downs Hit Middle America Where It Counts
Pat is still sitting on my mantle with all the rest of the tools I own.
When the doors to Gordon Lodge and the Top Deck swing shut in mid-October, St. Pat is on the move once more.
Pat is not stupid or a wild-eyed raving religious lunatic.
Pat is probably right -- you'll need an apostille for each document.
People across the country started sending money, and we decided to put together a foundation and a nonprofit so that we could do something positive in Pat's name.
People across the country started sending money, and we decided to put together a foundation and a nonprofit so that we could do something positive in Pat's name ...
As the former mayor of Fort Wayne, Indiana, I enthusiastically join Pat Craig's plea to elected officials on the Hill, and at every level, to consider the awesome responsibility of the jobs they've been entrusted to do.