} See more. var pbMobileHrSlots = [ { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [300, 250] }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, 'cap': true bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776160', position: 'atf' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_btmslot_300x250' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11653860' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971066', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, var mapping_rightslot2 = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[300, 250], [120, 600], [160, 600]]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '19042093' }}, “Indica” vs. “Sativa”: There Is A Difference. dfpSlots['topslot_b'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/topslot', [[728, 90]], 'ad_topslot_b').defineSizeMapping(mapping_topslot_b).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'top').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); addPrebidAdUnits(pbAdUnits); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, googletag.pubads().setTargeting('cdo_alc_pr', pl_p.split(",")); The basic spelling rules presented in the previous section are applicable to the spelling of thousands of words. 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We add prefixes before the base or stem of a word. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '387233' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, It is also difficult to know whether to separate words (e.g. 'cap': true { { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446381' }}, Clipping is the word formation process in which a word is reduced or shortened without changing the meaning of the word. bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '1666926', position: 'btf' }}, 'cap': true { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '541042770', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, "error": true, var pbMobileLrSlots = [ 'buckets': [{ { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '194852', size: [300, 250] }}, // FIXME: (temporary) - send ad requests only if PlusPopup is not shown window.ga=window.ga||function(){(ga.q=ga.q||[]).push(arguments)};ga.l=+new Date; computer virus, carbon footprint, quality time). parts of speech exercise. 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