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Ret
   means   
To Soak Flax
Softens and separates the fibers in order to produce textiles.
Wayne Gretzky
   is known as a   
Hockey Player
"The Great One"; highest scorer in history
The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1934)
   is a film about   
Elizabeth Barrett & Robert Browning
American film depicting the real-life romance between poets Elizabeth Barrett (Norma Shearer) and Robert Browning (Fredric March).
Urethritis
   is caused by infection with   
Ureaplasma Urealyticum
(Mycoplasma) Or Herpes Simplex Virus (Herpesvirus) Or Trichomonas vaginalis (Protozoan) or or Chlamydia trachomatis (Bacterial)
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
   starred   
Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Sean Astin and Viggo Mortensen
IMDB:8.8/10. Director: Peter Jackson. #5 in IMDb Top 250 movies. 11 Oscar wins incl. Best Picture. 4 Baftas and 4 Golden Globes. Also starring Orlando Bloom, Cate Blanchett, Liv Tyler, Billy Boyd, Andy Serkis, Dominic Monaghan, Christopher Lee etc. etc.
Margaret Thatcher
   was   
The First Female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
In office 4 May 1979 – 28 Nov 1990
Joe Gould's Secret (2000)
   is a film about   
Joe Gould
Portrayed by Ian Holm
Margaret Thatcher
   was an   
U.K. Prime Minister
First woman Prime Minister, serving from 1979 to 1990; Leader of the Conservative Party from 1975 to 1990; referred to as "The Iron Lady"
Margrethe II
   is   

Queen of Denmark, 1972 to present
The Bachelorette
   is a spin-off from   
The Bachelor
Australia
   is the location of   
Southern Moreton Bay Islands National Park
Ciggy
   means   
Cigarette
Ugly
   is an antonym of   
Pretty
Ella Es Muy Bonita
   is translated as   
She is Very Pretty
J. K. Rowling
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
Based on the 1999 book
Aretha Franklin
   released the single   
Respect
1967; #5 on Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Times"; 2 weeks as #1 on the Billboard Hot 100; inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1998
Bretteville-sur-Laize
   is located in   
Bretteville-sur-Laize, France
Burial ground for Canadian soldiers
J. K. Rowling
   wrote   
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
(1999) No. 10 top selling children's hardcover book of all time as of 2000
Frank
   is an antonym of   
Secretive
The U.K.
   is the site of   
Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey and Saint Margaret's Church
Margaret Thatcher
   is/was the   
U.K. Prime Minister
May 1979 - November 1990
Han Solo
   was played by Harrison Ford in   
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
Margaret Thatcher
   is   

1979-1990
Fret
   is   
To Worry
Japan
   is the site of   
Shiretoko
Purdy
   means   
Pretty
Omen
   is   
Sign That Foretells Future Events
Garbo
   is a nickname for   
Greta Garbo
Absolute Zero
   means   
The Lowest Theoretical Temperature
0K = -273.16°C
Cent
   means   
Hundred or Hundreth
Centimeter
Bonita
   is translated as   
Pretty
Urea
   is   
Waste Product Excreted in Urine
Carbie
   means   
Carburettor
"The carbie is gonna need replacing"
Aretha Franklin
   is a   
Singer
1994
Respect
   was released by   
Aretha Franklin
1967 - inducted in 1998
Gretsch
   was named after   
Friedrich Gretsch
ERCP
   means   
Emergency Retrograde Clerking of Patient
I’ll Keep You My
      
Dirty Little Secret
“Dirty Little Secret” by the All-American Rejects
Condoleezza Rice
   was/were the first   
African American Woman to Serve As US Secretary of State
2005
Madeleine Albright
   was a/an   
Secretary of State
First woman appointed to the post, serving under Bill Clinton; born in Czechoslovakia in 1937
Greta Garbo
   was an   
Actor
Swedish actress (1905-1990)
J. R. R. Tolkien
   wrote   
Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
The 3rd in the trilogy. A best-seller. The film adaptations of the trilogy were met with both critical and commercial success. Jackson's adaptations garnered 17 Oscars, 4 for The Fellowship of the Ring, 2 for The Two Towers, and 11 for The Return of the King; these covered many of the award categories. The Return of the King in fact won all of the 11 awards for which it was nominated, including Best Picture. With a total of 30 nominations, the trilogy also became the most-nominated in the Academy's history,
Retinitis
   affects the   
Eyes
Retina
Gravity Assisted Concrete Poisoning
   means   
Jumped/fell from Height
Julia Roberts
   won the Golden Globe for   
Pretty Woman
Best Actress - Musical or Comedy, 1990
Roy Orbison
   reached no. 1 in the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 with   
Oh, Pretty Woman
For 3 weeks in 1964; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"
Joint
   means   
Marijuana Cigarette
The Queen Of Soul
   is a nickname for   
Aretha Franklin
Many also call her "Lady Soul"
Break off Contact With the Enemy
   is a euphemism for   
Retreat
Margaret Thatcher
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
1979-1990
Conservative, Britain's first female PM, she ordered British troops to the falkland Islands in 1982, she took a strong stand against the trade unions during the miner's strike (1984-850, and moved Britain toward privatization






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