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  1. spurs

    SPURS National Honor Society (Service, Patriotism, Unity, Responsibility, and Sacrifice) was a collegiate sophomore honor society which disbanded in 2005. Several chapters remain in operation independently.


  1. Spurs

    "Spurs" is a short story by Tod Robbins. The story was published in February 1923 in Munsey's Magazine and included in Robbins' 1926 anthology Who Wants a Green Bottle? and Other Uneasy Tales. In 1932 the story became the basis for the Tod Browning film Freaks.

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  1. spurs

    Large pieces of timber in launching, the lower ends of which are fixed to the bilge-ways, and the upper ends fayed and bolted to the ship's bottom for additional security.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spurs in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spurs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  1. Olga Valles:

    We are lacking in heroes, someone who does something right. This spurs us on, makes carnival more animated.

  2. Enes Kanter:

    I think this team has got it, we just have to stick together and forget about this loss. It is a tough loss, but I think the most important thing right now is to forget about this loss and start thinking about tomorrow because the Spurs are going to come to.

  3. Andre Bernard Buruch:

    I was the son of an immigrant. I experienced bigotry, intolerance and prejudice, even as so many of you have. Instead of allowing these thing to embitter me, I took them as spurs to more strenuous effort.

  4. Senator John Boozman of Arkansas:

    Congress has a responsibility to ensure those funds are being spent in a manner that protects investors, helps markets operate efficiently and spurs economic growth for all Americans.

  5. Blake Griffin:

    When you play a team like the Spurs in the first round and come out like that, it gives you a feeling of accomplishment, winning two games at their place, it just gives you confidence as a team, but the whole season has led to this point.

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    a signal that temporarily stops the execution of a program so that another procedure can be carried out
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