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"...in a University which is ranked in the top 10 of the whole world, there
is NO PLACE for hand-written lecture handouts, or any OHP slides (especially
when they're hand-drawn during the lecture. What an embarasment!)"
by sidney February 01, 2005
1. Something that one, embarassingly, thinks is an embarassment, but isn't.

2. An embarassing spelling mistake.
"What an embarasment!"
by sidney January 31, 2005