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Bags

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Famed for their riotous early shows in Los Angeles, California, USA, in the late 70s, the Bags’ volatile line-up included Alice Bag (vocals/keyboards, ex-Fem Fatale), Rob Ritter (guitar),...

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bags

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

The assertion that the Fir Bolg were the ‘Men of the Bags’ is no longer entertained by informed commentators.

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bags

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 20 words.

The assertion that the Fir Bolg were the ‘Men of the Bags’ is no longer entertained by informed commentators.

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Bags

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 261 words.

Famed for their riotous early shows in Los Angeles, California, USA, in the late 70s, the Bags’ volatile line-up included

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Bags

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Famed for their riotous early shows in Los Angeles, California, USA, in the late 70s, the Bags’ volatile line-up included Alice Bag (vocals/keyboards, ex-Fem Fatale), Rob Ritter (guitar),...

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bags <i>noun</i>

Edited by John Ayto and John Simpson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang

January 2008; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 97 words.

1 Trousers. 1853–. D. L. Sayers Just brush my bags down, will you, old man? (1927).

2

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<span class="smallCaps">Plastic Bags</span>

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 511 words.

Polyethylene, the material from which most plastic bags are made, was developed in 1933 by Reginald Gibson and Eric Fawcett

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Plastic Bags

Jay Weinstein.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 366 words.

Polyethylene, the material from which most plastic bags are made, was developed in 1933 by Reginald Gibson and Eric Fawcett

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cabin bags

Allan Beaver.

in A Dictionary of Travel and Tourism

P ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Travel and Holiday. 82 words.

At one time free cabin bags were given to all first-class passengers on long-haul *IATA international flights. Their maximum

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Plastic Bags

Overview page. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink.

Polyethylene, the material from which most plastic bags are made, was developed in 1933 by Reginald Gibson and Eric Fawcett at the British industrial behemoth Imperial Chemical Industries....

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Davis, Miles - Bags' Groove

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 292 words.

Bags’ Groove is essentially drawn from a June 1954 session reuniting Miles with his ‘Walkin’’ rhythm team and old cohort

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three bags <i>v.</i> (<i>Aus.</i>)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 28 words.

to masturbate.

1983 R. Aven-Bray Ridgey-Didge Oz Jack Lang 47: Three Bags Full (Pull) Masturbate.

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bags, rough as

G. A. Wilkes.

in Stunned Mullets & Two-pot Screamers: A Dictionary of Australian Colloquialisms

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 157 words.

Uncouth, to outward appearance 1919 W. H. Downing Digger Dialects 42: Rough as bags See ‘Rough stuff’. Rough stuff An

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Recording with Bags

Williams Martin.

in Jazz Changes

September 1993; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Popular Music. 2976 words.

Milt “Bags” Jackson was an American jazz vibraphonist. He is known for his swinging solos when he became a member of the Modern Jazz Quartet and his inclination for collaboration with other...

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BAGS

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. 5 words.

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Bags' Groove (Miles Davis album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Bags’ Groove is essentially drawn from a June 1954 session reuniting Miles with his ‘Walkin’’ rhythm team and old cohort Sonny Rollins. In addition to two fine takes of...

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Jackson, Milt /Wes Montgomery - Bags Meets Wes!

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 129 words.

One of the classic hard-bop collaborations, Bags Meets Wes! presents guitarist Wes Montgomery and vibraphonist Milt ‘Bags’ Jackson in an

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Bags Meets Wes! (Jackson, Milt /Wes Montgomery album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

One of the classic hard-bop collaborations, Bags Meets Wes! presents guitarist Wes Montgomery and vibraphonist Milt ‘Bags’ Jackson in an excellent 1961 session. Montgomery’s warm, rootsy...

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Oxford bags

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 19 words.

Wide baggy trousers, as typically worn by Oxford undergraduates in the years between the two world wars.

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bags <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 323 words.

1 the breasts.

1770 ‘The Rakish Husband's Return to his Wife’ Rakish Husband's Garland 5: You Bitches strip, I

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bags <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 430 words.

trousers.

1853 ‘Cuthbert Bede’ Adventures of Mr Verdant Green (1982) I 58: Just jump into a pair of

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