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[cf. throve, past tense of thrive] adj. thriving: 1976 Since there were few teetotalers in the crowd, these (liquor) stalls did a roving business (Eneas 33). (Black)

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Last update: 2011-07-02 20:10
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
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