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The amendment was designed to control the sale of illegitimate products invented by quack doctors.
Fast-growing fall cover crops outcompete late-season weeds like quack grass and chickweed.
We should be looking at changing our lifestyles, not stuffing ourselves full of quack medicine.
Depressed by the abundance of absurd claims for quack alternative therapies, he had set up the site as a credulity experiment.
It is to help those who have fallen for the lies and deceit of quack medicine and pseudoscience.
They are saying they do not want the project to go ahead, full stop, because it is quack medicine.
My comments on quack medicine have brought on challenges from some readers.
An alternative medicine quack reckoned he could cure Faulkner of his twitching with a six-month course of treatment.
A lifestyle guru is a modern sort of mountebank, selling quack advice instead of false medicines.
It helps if you can whip the populace into a panic like some snake oil salesman, then sell them the quack cure.
You are drawn to the plight of the bird in the air pump, the sad and frightened girls and the wild eyes of the quack scientist.
Among the modern evils to fall under Ince's scrutiny was quack alternative medicine.
Ducks wake up and quack and swim away as we pass on the narrow walks, little packs of 20 or so ducks.
She will also turn her attention to Irish ducks, which presumably quack with an agreeable brogue.
These sounds, called clicks, can be produced in such rapid succession as to sound like a buzz or even a duck-like quack.
One theory is that the sound of the quack tails away, which makes the echoes difficult to hear.
As we took off, I could hear a faint quack of relief from Archie's new acquaintances.
But even from the vague hints he throws out, I think we may rest assured it will not be the last quack of a lame duck.
The dominant forage is orchard grass, with some quack, brome, blue grass and assorted other species.
It pains us to see people buying quack nostrums that we can't touch because of the way the law is written.
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Examples from Classical Literature
The distant rumble of a train on the intramural, or a quack from a sleepy duck among the rushes, alone broke the stillness.
He spoke of hydrotherapy and gymnastic exercises, and called himself a quack.
To make an application of all this, let us not be too hard on the quack and the shyster.
When I hear these people talking I always hear some organized or vested interest chirp or quack, as it does in the newspapers.
With the fall of the sunlight upon his still triumphant face he returned to the humble Dacca quack.
To save the family honor, the girl is promptly placed in the hands of a quack who treats her for chlorosis.
When all was said, a man in the presence of this quack did feel in the presence of a great man.
He became a quack poet, and hampered his talents by the imposition of a monstrous parade of rattletrap theories and professions.
Both disliked Home very much, and thought him an underbred Yankee quack and charlatan.
Why will your lordship trouble yourself with the squabbles of a merry-andrew and a quack doctor?
The Hypochondriac Malvern Festival Theatres DURING the 17th century European quack doctors had it made.
As for his being a quack doctor, I see no great harm in that.
Did you not see our quack friend apply to himself his own quackery?
Here the glib politician crying his legislative panaceas, and here the peripatetic Cheap-Jack holding aloft his quack cures for human ills.
She calculated his capacity as she would a jug's, and filled him up every day with quack cure-alls.
Levin sat listening to the doctor's stories of a quack mesmerizer and looking at the ashes of his cigarette.
From the selling of quack medicines he had proceeded to the adulterating of foreign wines, varied by lucrative evening occupation in the Paris gambling houses.
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