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a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for payment

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a follower who is not a member of an ingroup

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To date, there are more than 1,000 Southeast Asian fighters of the ISIS in Iraq and Syria, with 2,000 to 3,000 camp followers. Majority of these Southeast Asian combatants are from Indonesia and Malaysia.
Lawmakers need to see signs of good faith from the MILF leadership to move them to view BBL as true legislation for its people, NOT for its soldiers, sycophants, and camp followers.
In the unlikely event of Milliband's camp followers gaining a clear majority (8-1 chance) it seems they are set to wage war on the FOBTs or puggies to you and I.
There are quite enough hangers-on and camp followers already."
In discussing imitation, she notes that innovations did not always spread down the social hierarchy, offering the counter-example of slashed clothes, which originated with Swiss mercenaries, later spreading to camp followers, and eventually, aristocrats.
"When his head was cut from his body, it was paraded to the army and camp followers of 4,000 - including women, children and cooks.
Since his claim will find considerable resonance -- if he is able to keep some of his more enthusiastic camp followers like former Law Minister Somnath Bharti in check -- then it will not be a wild guess to say that the P may be able to secure a majority of its own in the next assembly elections in Delhi.
The camp followers, the vast Hindi-speaking population attached to the Imperial Court who adapted, as they went along, more Arabic and Persian words into the syntax of their own language just as in later days the English words such as glass and cup became part of a new form of Urdu called Hindustani.
But many in the party rejected this, saying, " At this historic moment, he was missing from the frame which even had most of the Advani camp followers." Support started pouring in the moment Modi's candidature was announced.
The Tories and their camp followers invented 13,000 hospital deaths in hospitals ahead of a report by NHS chief Bruce Keogh.
Probably mindful of this likelihood, the USA and its camp followers are diligently digging a tunnel across the CIS space.
It is clear that the Israeli government and its neoconservative camp followers here in the United States are increasing pressure on President Obama to either attack Iran or let Israel do it (in which case, we would be forced to join in).
Werner underscores and illuminates the human significance of this phrase by showing how young Americans and Europeans participated fully in virtually every aspect of the American Revolution, as witnesses, combatants, camp followers, victims, and civilians.