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The shorts
Short Short, n. 1. A summary account. The short and the long is, our play is preferred. --Shak. 2. pl. The part of milled grain sifted out which is next finer than the bran. The first remove above bran is shorts. --Halliwell. 3. pl. Short, inferior hemp. 4. pl. Breeches; shortclothes. [Slang] --Dickens. 5. (Phonetics) A short sound, syllable, or vowel. If we compare the nearest conventional shorts and longs in English, as in ``bit' and ``beat,' ``not' and ``naught,' we find that the short vowels are generally wide, the long narrow, besides being generally diphthongic as well. Hence, originally short vowels can be lengthened and yet kept quite distinct from the original longs. --H. Sweet. In short, in few words; in brief; briefly. The long and the short, the whole; a brief summing up. The shorts (Stock Exchange), those who are unsupplied with stocks which they contracted to deliver.

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- Shorts are a garment worn over the pelvic area, circling the waist and splitting to cover the upper part of the legs, sometimes extending down to the...
- The Shorts was a pop group from the Netherlands consisting of Hans van Vondelen (vocals), Erik de Wildt (keyboard), Hans Stokkermans (b**** guitar) and...
- McShorts' Shorts was a Disney Channel animated anthology series, which consisted of 4-5 minute shorts. It aired from July 28, 2006 to May 25, 2007. The...
- The Simpsons shorts are a series of animated shorts that aired as a recurring segment on Fox variety television series The Tracey Ullman Show for three...
- Dolphin shorts or Dolfins are a specific style of uni**** shorts for athletics. They are typically very short and were originally made from nylon with...
- Stars In Shorts is a 2012 compilation of seven movie-star-filled short films by various directors. The seven shorts are: Shorts HD Holden, Stephen (2012-09-26)...
- Bermuda shorts, also known as walk shorts or dress shorts, are a particular type of short trousers, worn as semi-casual attire by both men and women. The hem...
- Shorts (also known as Shorts: The Adventures of the Wishing Rock and released internationally as The Wishing Rock) is a 2009 American comic fantasy family...
- nomination. Note: some of the short films might be listed below in Direct-to-video shorts under Non-theatrical shorts. Note: some of the short films might be...
- reel. By the 1940s, he had moved out of short films altogether (though Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer continued the Our Gang shorts until 1944). Later shorts include...
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