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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
1. Fuzzy; unclear; confused; vague; disorganized; rough.
2. Of or relating to wool.
ETYMOLOGY:From Old English wull.
USAGE:"Edward Scicluna: This woolly and opaque way of reporting and forecasting must stop."
Charlot Zahra; Is Restarting the Excessive Deficit Procedure Justified? Business Today (Malta); May 13, 2009.
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