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Chris -- 2015-05-30

#1 2005-12-12 23:10:48

From: Winchester Massachusetts
Registered: 2005-10-25
Posts: 674

'land's cape' for 'landscape'

The idea may be that resdesigning a plot of ground by landscaping creates a facade, covering, or ‘cape’ for that ground. Examples:

The concept, he asserts will focus even distribution of Liberia’s vast wealth across its land’s Cape ensuring that basic social services and opportunity …

I am learning this canvas, this land’s cape, a cloak of absences, one. color, without life. schism, gray and bright, a rain ago creeps over the house. lady bug w/ damaged wings trapped inside. no language exhausts the land’s cape, the mantle of …

Capped by a large, open sky, northwestern Oklahoma’s vast, rolling grasslands create a visually overwhelming lands cape—one that calls people to stop … vigview.asp?action=2&field=9,5&titleid=512

... to the men and women of Physical Plant’s Campus Division, which provides the grounds maintenance and lands caping for some 2100 acres of campus space.

By working with an experienced crew leader you will have a great opportunity to
learn the lands caping trade.



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