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a control that maintains a steady speed in a machine (as by controlling the supply of fuel)

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ARBIL / Aswat al-Iraq: The construction of a Global Animal Protection Network to protect animals, birds, plants and nature in north Iraq's Kurdistan Region, had been discussed in Arbil on Tuesday between Arbil Govenor, Nawzad Hadi and a delegation, representing the Austrian Institute for Environmental Technology.
The event, hosted by the Govenor Quentin Bryce AC, hailed the start of a five-year Campaign for Wool, aimed at reconnecting people with the versatility of wool and saw guests enjoy a presentation of garments by local and international designers.
His nearest pursuer George Baker had taken the opener on Govenor General for Jeremy Noseda.
Abdelhak El Harrak, govenor, director of information technology systems and communication at the Interior Ministry.
LOVERS OF FREEDOM SUFFERED A TEMPORARY SETBACK in May when Tennessee Govenor Phil Bredesen vetoed a bill that would allow the state's 270,000 gun permit holders to carry firearms into bars, nightclubs, restaurants, and other establishments that serve alcohol.
Sindh Govenor Dr Ishratul Ebad also hailed the service extension given to General Kayani.
he said Duishenkul Chotonov, vice chairman of Ata Meken party, will arrive from Bishkek soon, where new Osh oblast govenor will be elected.
Terrett said the govenor described the build up of methane gas and the huge explosion as the worst mining disaster in US history for the last 40 years.
This litigation, originated by a private plaintiffs attorney and substantial contributor to the reelection campaign of Pennsylvania Govenor Ed Rendell, was the lawyer's plan to bring a Parens Patriae case on behalf of the Commonwealth seeking substantial monetary awards against pharmaceutical manufacturers for purported Medicaid fraud involving "off-label" uses of certain drugs.
THE GOVERNORS' GOVENOR (The Japan Times, an English-language daily)
2008--In a major policy shift, Govenor Schwarzenegger today announced that he was no longer actively pursuing the arsonists, believed hiding in Nevada, who had devastated California last year and caused billions of dollars in damage.
VIOLENT jailbirds are getting free kung fu classes - on the orders of their prison govenor.
The former govenor of New Jersey will discuss his memoir, "The Confession," 7 p.
IF you want to help Father Shay's Preda Foundation to get Philippine kids out of adult jails, you can write to : Govenor Vic P Magsaysay, Provincial Capital Iba, Zambales, Philippines.
TIMES, June, 18, 2004, at A22 (chronicling effort by Govenor Mitt Romney to prevent out-of-state same-sex couples from marrying in Massachusetts, and temporary defiance of that order by several towns).