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He has let the cat out of the bag about the government's true intentions.
We don't have a cat in hell's chance of changing her mind.
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American English version of definition of cat
information which is presented as if it is based on serious research but is in fact based on what someone thinks is true
relating to the Sun, or coming from the Sun
a traditional Russian toy made out of wooden adorned dolls that are inserted one into another
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