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LIE

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Liechtenstein. The code is used for transactions to and from Liechtensteiner bank accounts and for international shipping to Liechtenstein. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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After lying on a sofa in the living room she alleges the defendant, 53, lay behind her, put his arms around her waist and began touching her inappropriately.
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This worldview, gleaned from the Qur'an, was not merely a static dogma; it was informed by a process of careful observation and reflection that investigated the physical universe in order to understand what lay behind the orderly appearance of the night and the day, the sun and the moon, the stars and the planets.