made-up made-up

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having been paved

News

  1. Newport dental firm loses case against Irvine rival

    To most people, they probably sound like made-up words: bruxer, bruxing, bruxism.But in the dental industry, bruxing is a common term for teeth grinding or clenching. So Shaun Keating never expected a problem when his Irvine company created a product...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Irvine World News

  2. Made-up names in high school yearbook were 'honest mistake'

    ome members of the track and field team being labeled with made-up names such as 'Isolation kid.' Several students were identified simply as 'Someone.'
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Star-Ledger

  3. Made-up names appear in high school's yearbook

    Made-up names appear in high school's yearbook SCHAGHTICOKE, N.Y. (AP) — Officials at a small school district in upstate New York say an "honest mistake" led to students being identified in the yearbook as "Creepy smile kid" and "Some tall guy." The labels appear in photo captions of the high school yearbook at Hoosick Valley, a rural district 20 miles northeast of Albany.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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