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  • n  ornamental objects of no great value

  • The plot that roils around him is mostly post-Victorian gimcrackery, carried out in a pure period style that offers everything from mad little chases in vintage jalopies to the .
  • A plan dressed in all the gimcrackery of Hollywood was last week mushrooming across the country as an alleged solution for war-plant absenteeism.
  • Meanwhile, life flits by with all the tired gimcrackery of a vintage M-G-M musicalstock shots of triumphant headlines, cheering crowds and bestselling sheet music.

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