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Re: CHAT: "have a nice day"

From:Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>
Date:Sunday, March 12, 2000, 3:36
Dennis Paul Himes wrote:
> In the U.S. a rubber can be either a) a waterproof covering for a shoe, > b) a condom, or c) (rare) an eraser. Which is the British meaning?
I'd only heard meaning b here. In Britain it means eraser, IIRC. -- "If I find in myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that I was made for another world." -- C. S. Lewis