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From the pithy to the humorous to the profound, the film career of the man known as The Duke is full of life lessons for today.
What's more, the 1-MCP treatment resulted in significantly less superficial scald and pithy brown core.
Feel free to remove them slowly, utter a pithy retort to a random onscreen character, and then bow your head in respect as Horatio Caine (David Caruso) makes his final appearance.
The actors showed an astonishing range, sliding effortlessly between hysterical ranting and pithy, downbeat observations.
Take basal cuttings of border plants such as lupins and delphiniums before they develop pithy stems unsuitable for cuttings ?
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Mother comments are those pithy, short, important things to share with a son or daughter.
I WONDER which particular axe Kenneth R Jarrett has to grind following his pithy, ungracious attack on Dr Carl Chinn (Letters, November 17).
Comedians are easily recognisable faces when it comes to promotion, and they can usually spit out a polished, pithy sentence or two.
WE MAY BE SMALL, BURROWING MEMBERS OF THE MONGOOSE FAMILY, JOHNSON, BUT THAT DOESNT MEAN WE SHOULDN T PRODUCE PITHY FOREIGN POLICY ANALYSIS
In short, pithy entries, we have information about everything from the theatre, Court life, and religion to travel, holidays, sport and food.
Finishes in a quick, slightly pithy, nutshell accented fade with chalky fruit tannins.