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  • Wolf, Hugo 1860-1903. Austrian composer known for his musical settings of the poetry of Goethe and Italian and Spanish writers and for the opera Der Corregidor (1895).

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  • proper n. The constellation Lupus.


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  • However, you get only half marks for Maximillian WOLF (Vulpecula) – Vulpecula is 'Fox'; Lupus is 'Wolf'; and no marks for Charles Augustione de COLUMBO (you mean Charles Augustin de Coulomb; the constellation Columba, the Dove, is not related to Coulomb).

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  • The Clintons know the best defense is an offense, and that if they scream wolf long enough, people will believe there's a Wolf.

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  • WOLF: And in the Wolf house, silence is one of those things that just doesn't - it's - no, not on the cards.

    CNN Transcript Jul 5, 2009

  • WOLF: There are no better or more fun days than taking the girls in the Wolf house to go get their shots; always a great afternoon.

    CNN Transcript Sep 5, 2009

  • WOLF: And, Wolf, it's going to be that kind of can-do attitude that's going to help these people deal with what they expect into the rest of this week and into early next week -- those rising floodwaters.

    CNN Transcript Mar 27, 2009

  • WOLF: No, you show that shot of Wolf again, he's so excited.

    CNN Transcript Nov 2, 2008

  • REYNOLDS WOLF, CNN METEOROLOGIST: Well, Wolf, right now things are relatively quiet here at Winfield High School.

    CNN Transcript Jun 20, 2008

  • REYNOLDS WOLF, CNN METEOROLOGIST: The situation here in Quincy is actually pretty good, Wolf.

    CNN Transcript Jun 18, 2008

  • REYNOLDS WOLF, CNN METEOROLOGIST: Well, this is kind of a dire moment right now, Wolf.

    CNN Transcript Jun 20, 2008

  • REYNOLDS WOLF, CNN CORRESPONDENT: Right now, Wolf, it is getting worse.

    CNN Transcript Jun 22, 2008


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