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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An island of St. Kitts and Nevis in the Leeward Islands of the West Indies.


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  • When I was in California recently, I learned about a creative solution to this problem involving two parents, Dave and Ruth Finsthwait, who created an inexpensive Spanish language immersion program for schools, called Sombrero Time.

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  • For instance, the Hubble telescope just sent back a picture of yet another galaxy, being called the Sombrero Galaxy -- which, as you might imagine, is shaped like a Mexican hat.

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  • NASA┬┤s Spitzer Space Telescope set its infrared eyes on one of the most famous objects in the sky, Messier 104, also called the Sombrero galaxy. - Articles related to New York Drops Soda Tax Plan After Industry Campaign

  • A cowboy hat is somewhat modeled after a Mexican Sombrero, which is well-known for it's huge size.

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  • Colombian Sombrero, Un Veinte y un Vueltas, 21 circles, Sombrero, which is traditional and very nice. Recent Updates

  • I thought the "Sombrero" looked more like an fugly Magic Carpet, lol, or maybe a towel?

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  • It was more than a little reminiscent of Pele's "Sombrero" at the 1958 World

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  • 'Sombrero' Galaxy in the Constellation Virgo, 28 million light years distant

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  • Besides the Williams spectacles, the handsome actor appeared in "Sombrero" (opposite Pier Angeli), "Two Weeks With Love" (Jane Powell) and "Latin Lovers" (Lana Turner).

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  • Some of this music - Chaminade's "Sombrero," say - sounds like something you might hear in a drag bar, but it's precisely Jaroussky's talents as a chanteuse that sweep this CD off the recital platform and into your heart.



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