Unformatted text preview: cut out of the same mud alike. cyanide a poisonous compound. the Derby refers to the Kentucky Derby horse race, run annually near Louisville, Kentucky, on the first Saturday in May. discombobble confuse or upset. disintegrated broken apart. Disney meaning Walt Disney (1901-1966), the U.S. pioneer of animated film cartoons. The "hippo ballerinas" to which Kingsolver refers appear in the animated classic film Fantasia (1940). doohickey something whose name is unknown. Eleanor refers to Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962), activist, humanitarian, and wife of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt....
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