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nifty

1. mod. neat; smart. That is a pretty nifty car you have there.
2. n. a fifty-dollar bill. (From nifty-fifty.) He paid me with a nifty and a domino.
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His overall time then was only two spots quicker than that posted by Frisby Fassan, but perhaps crucially he was some 30 hundredths quicker on sectional-going from an `alien' trap two tonight, such niftiness at the start will be very handy indeed.
But it takes a lot of gas-guzzling power for such niftiness and fuel figures are not particularly economic.
Since cost, practicality, and NASA bureaucratic coagulation--not the niftiness of space travel, which everybody's already convinced of--are the subjects on which light must be shed before Mars flight can become any more than a rhetorical goal, Wilford might have turned his considerable skills as a reporter toward these.
If Geoffrey's niftiness with the knife whetted your appetite, quite by chance Bill Oldfield's recipe in tomorrow's Journal is for rabbit casserole.