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obsolescent

ob suh le suhnt

  • s  becoming obsolete

  • John was surprised to see that all the films available for rental in the library were videotapes in obsolescent VHS format.
  • At Hollandia, New Guinea, the Doorman unloaded twelve obsolescent Hawker Hunter turbojets to bolster the small Dutch defense forces.
  • Typical is the Bayer company, biggest of the group, which suffered $40 million in war damages, emerged from the war with run-down and obsolescent equipment.
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  • Golden oldie movie lines sometimes get it just right
    Do you ever wonder who would buy any of those obsolescent VHS movies donated to thrift stores? I can name at least one person: me. I add them to my collection of favorite movies that I want to replay during our scorchingly hot summer afternoons. At this time there's nothing like the escape of a great movie I've already seen; watching one is like visiting an old friend.
    July 4, 2013 - Arizona Daily Star
  • Golden oldie movie lines sometimes get it just right
    Do you ever wonder who would buy any of those obsolescent VHS movies donated to thrift stores? I can name at least one person: me. I add them to my collection of favorite movies that I want to replay during our scorchingly hot summer afternoons. At this time there's nothing like the escape of a great movie I've already seen; watching one is like visiting an old friend.
    July 4, 2013 - Arizona Daily Star
Quotes

  • Nicolas Sarkozy in BBC News
    We have to build a new relationship, cleaner, free of complexes, balanced, clear of the dregs of the past and of obsolescent ideas that remain on both sides of the Mediterranean,Mr Sarkozy said. "It is up to us to rid the relationship...
  • Miriam Defensor-Santiago in GMA news.tv
    No Headquarters Agreement, no immunity, no confidentiality. The provisions of the 1947 Convention on the Privileges and Immunities of the Specialized Agencies are obsolescent at best and obsolete at worse,Santiago said.
  • Pervez Musharraf in International Herald Tribune
    The state of Minnesota has 13,000 bridges; 1,135 are structurally deficient, and 451 are functionally obsolescent. That is 12.2 percent; it is one of the lowest percentages in the country, but it underscores a serious problem with the state of... Jim Oberstar http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jim_Oberstar&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHOAfBOb519w-MgiFjALmAYUFKm0g Twin Cities Planet http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5946&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFoKqlxV45XL_GBNCk8uD2Ntjmdvw Aug 4, 2007 69036 92040 obsolete The extremism has even spread to Islamabad, and the extremists are taking the writ of the government in their own hands, and even worse they are imposing their obsolete ideas on moderates," Musharraf said, wearing a black button-down tunic...

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