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  RANK # PoS   WORD SPOK FIC MAG NEWS ACAD
1 24600  N    CONSULTANCY 293 3 14 116 102 58
2 24601  N    GIBBERISH 230 2 142 28 42 16
3 24602  N    POSITRON 288 5 24 80 17 162
4 24603  J    NON-JEWISH 295 17 12 28 56 182
5 24604  R    ARDENTLY 255 20 55 64 53 63
6 24605  V    TOOT 261 35 97 55 62 12
7 24606  V    BLEAT 275 9 167 55 35 9
8 24607  N    SLOP 270 9 126 93 26 16
9 24608  N    BALSAM 312 10 99 127 36 40
10 24609  J    GIVE-AND-TAKE 265 28 15 105 55 62
 

"These days when you bury your dead, you have to spend the night there, "Preston, a 27-year-old who supports his family through black-market currency trading, explained on a recent day. "If you don't look after the grave, the next morning you'll come back and find the body lying on the ground, and the coffin gone. " Many here might call that a good analogy for Zimbabwe itself. This nation was once one of Africa's most prosperous states. But it is prostrate today, its vital signs flickering, asphyxiated by ever-tighter governmental curbs on the economy and basic freedoms. Driven by desperation, greed or simply a sense that the end is nearing, its rulers and citizens are methodically stripping the country of its assets. Zimbabwe has been officially off limits to foreign journalists since February, when President Robert G. Mugabe's government pushed a law through Parliament effectively banning outside reporters as tools of European and

 
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[NEWSPAPER] New York Times (2003)
 



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