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Define the term "dirty dozen"

i found two definitions online

is it : The US state department hit list of the 12 most wanted in Saddam's regime, including his sons Uday and Qusay,

or

The list of the twelve most persistent organic pollutants (POPs) banned at a United Nations convention in May 2001
?

thanks!

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asked by Beth
  1. There are so many different definitions and references that it's impossible to know what you want. Can you give us the context in which this phrase is used?

  2. Interest Group terms.

    search these terms on the internet and write complete descriptions for the term

    2: "Dirty Dozen"

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  3. If you need help learning how to search, including how to choose good search terms, go here and scroll down to the links under HOW TO SEARCH THE INTERNET:
    http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/

    =)

  4. FYI: AS i mentioned before. I DID SEARCH THE INTERNET. i FOUND TWO DEFs. I WAS ASKING FOR CLARIFICATION

    =)

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    posted by Beth
  5. Please re-read Ms. Sue's post. There are MANY meanings for this term. In addition to the two you named, there's also at least one movie by this name.

    If you give the context, we can help you better. If you continue to be rude, your posts will simply be removed.

  6. P.S. Here is one answer:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Dirty_Dozen

    Sra

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