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Sally

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

One of the most popular musicals of the 20s, this was really another version of the Cinderella rags-to-riches story that has been used in shows such as Irene, Mlle. Modiste ...

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sally

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 101 words.

Ali, alley, Allie, Ally, bally, dally, dilly-dally, farfalle, galley, Halley, mallee, Mexicali, pally, Raleigh, rally, reveille, sally, tally,

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sally

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 101 words.

Ali, alley, Allie, Ally, bally, dally, dilly-dally, farfalle, galley, Halley, mallee, Mexicali, pally, Raleigh, rally, reveille, sally, tally,

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Sally <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 436 words.

1 (also Salvation Sally) a female Salvation Army member.

1885 Bulletin (Sydney) 16 May 12/3: Two Salvation Sallys

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sally port

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 18 words.

a small exit point in a fortification for the passage of troops when making a sally.

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Sally Series

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A trilogy by Eilís Ní Dhuibhne (1954–) written under the name of Elizabeth O'Hara, the Sally series features Sally Gallagher in her struggle to make a living and a life ...

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Hemings, Sally

Annette Gordon-Reed.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1294 words.

Sally Hemings was the daughter of Elizabeth Hemings, a slave woman of African and European descent, and John Wayles, a

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Sally Lunn

Edited by John Ayto.

in An A-Z of Food and Drink

January 2002; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 315 words.

Sally Lunns are large buns or teacakes made with a yeast dough including cream, eggs, and spice. They are generally

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Sally rod

Edited by Sean McMahon and Jo O'Donoghue.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 21 words.

A stick cut from a willow tree (sally) and used for the chastisement of children by parents and teachers.

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Sally's Bridge

Edited by Sean McMahon and Jo O'Donoghue.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 39 words.

A minor bridge over the Grand Canal in Dublin, officially named Parnell Bridge but always known as Sally's Bridge, allegedly

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Hemings, Sally

Annette Gordon-Reed.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1494 words.

At the beginning of the nineteenth century in the United States, Sally Hemings was perhaps the most recognized enslaved woman

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