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  1. Odessa Dawn's Avatar
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    #1

    "heavey"?

    "After carrying heavey object."

    The doctor insisted that the underlined word is spelled correctly. However, I did not find it in the dictionary. I told him, of course in Arabic, that I lifted something heavy.
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    #2

    Re: "heavey"?

    No, he's wrong, and you're correct.

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    #3

    Re: "heavey"?

    The only time I have seen "heavey" used was to describe horses with an asthma-like condition.

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    #4

    Re: "heavey"?

    Reminds me of a joke.

    Q.What do you call the person who graduates at the very top of their class in Med. School?
    A. Doctor.

    Q. What do you call the person who graduates at the very bottom of their class in Med. School?
    A. Doctor.

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