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Title: RE: [xml-dev] [off-topic] Re: Relax NG Projects

Try explaining "How's yer bum for grubs?" and see how far you get.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rick Jelliffe [mailto:ricko@allette.com.au]
> Sent: 22 June 2002 13:25
> To: xml-dev@lists.xml.org
> Subject: [xml-dev] [off-topic] Re: Relax NG Projects
> From: "Michael Kay" <michael.h.kay@ntlworld.com>
> > Can someone please explain the verb "to whiteant" so
> someone who is not
> > a native speaker of the American language?
> Sorry, I see the dictionary labels it "colloquial".  I am not
> British nor American.
> To "white-ant" is to subvert or undermine from within (an
> organisation or enterprise).
> A very useful for word for conspiracy theories. Someone who
> white-ants is not
> a white-ant but  a white-anter, b.t.w. Examples below.
> Cheers
> Rick Jelliffe

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