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British artist and writer of nonsense verse (1812-1888)


the hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who was betrayed and mistreated by two of his scheming daughters


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It was clearly his opinion that, however suitable the habit of turning head-over-heels might be to such petty individuals as Hamlet and King Lear, it would never do for Bruno to sacrifice his dignity to such an extent.
Levin asked timidly, forgetting that the fantasia was supposed to represent King Lear.
AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of advanced passive components and connectors, has received a 2006 Lear Supplier Hall of Fame Award for best-in-class service.
Lear now sells complete seats, headrests, and armrests -- along with hardware for companies that still prefer to do it themselves -- to almost every major vehicle manufacturer in the world through 79 facilities located in 17 countries.
In the updated fourth edition of The Complete Works of Shakespeare, David Bevington, the general editor, offers a further reason why he has not printed two texts of King Lear.
Pressman, a member of the Antaeus company and a seasoned classical actor, figures to make one honey of a Lear himself one day.
While this Ford application is partially recyclable (about 90%), Lear envisions all-olefinic systems consisting of a PP carpet and PP substrate that could be 100% recyclable.
The Supplier of the Year award winners were chosen by a global team of Lear Purchasing, Engineering, Quality, Manufacturing and Logistics executives.
The Las Vegas facility being purchased by ValCom is owned by the estate of Moya Olsen Lear, wife of Lear Jets creator Bill Lear.
Lear is proud to plan the opening of another world-class automotive electrical wiring plant as we focus on our customers' needs," said Mariano de Torres, Lear Vice President, Europe/Africa - Electrical and Electronics.
5 miles north of Coventry city center," said Gideon Jewel, Lear President of Seating - Europe and Africa.
elated by the business opportunity for Lear Entertainment, as this will enable us to extend our services into the Los Angeles community and significantly increase our business,'' Lear said.
If an acquisition is completed, Lear would most likely need to renegotiate an entirely new bank agreement.
Autonet Mobile will continue to operate and offer products to the automotive aftermarket through a technology license from Lear.