Dolly

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Dolly can refer to several things:

  • dolly, a familiar term for a child's toy
  • Dolly the sheep, the first cloned mammal
  • Dolly Parton, American actress and singer
  • Hello, Dolly, a 1969 musical
  • Steadicam, Film-making equipment
  • camera dolly, Film-making equipment
  • Motion compensation, camera motion, back and forth movement
  • Corn dolly, straw idol
  • A dolly is a detachable wheeled truck used to move heavy equipment, launch aircraft, etc.
  • Prostitute, the term was used as early as 18th-century, perhaps earlier
  • Dolly Stop is a temporary bus stop in London.
  • A dolly is a portable anvil used to hold a rivet in position while it is being clenched. It is commonly cylindrical in shape and relies on its mass to work. The act of using it is known as holding up or holding on.
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