huss huss  /ˈhəs/

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  • (n) Czechoslovakian religious reformer who anticipated the Reformation; he questioned the infallibility of the Catholic Church was excommunicated (1409) for attacking the corruption of the clergy; he was burned at the stake (1372-1415)

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  1. "Huss (Hussey) and I were pretty content to try and wade it out and reap the rewards later on, but it didn't happen due to both of us getting out," Katich said. "When that doesn't come off, it doesn't look great."
    on Nov 8, 2008 By: Simon Katich Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I've got a feeling that my next Test hundred is just around the corner, and I am taking inspiration from Huss," North added.
    on Jan 10, 2010 By: Marcus North Source: Daily News & Analysis

  3. "Poor decision-making at the top of the order opened the door for England and they almost took it," Gilchrist said. "Fortunately we had enough experience down the order to close it out. It's fair to say Huss probably based that type of game...
    on Jan 19, 2007 By: Adam Gilchrist Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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