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    the possibility of Greece leaving the Eurozone (=the group of European Union states that use the euro as their official currency). A blend of the words 'Greece' and 'exit'.

    With the Greek election of 25 January fast approaching, ‪‎Grexit‬ has quietly crept up the EU's agenda.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 09/01/2015


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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