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Synonyms for abattis

a line of defense consisting of a barrier of felled or live trees with branches (sharpened or with barbed wire entwined) pointed toward the enemy

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Pursuant to the definitive agreement, in exchange for a 90% ownership interest in Gabriola, Abattis will issue an aggregate of 59,760,956 common shares of the company at a price of CDN 0.
Abattis has always seen Green Tree as a perfect fit to merge with existing products within our marketing wing in Vergence, stated Rob Abenante, President and CEO of Abattis.
The deal stems from when a subsidiary of Abattis, Northern Vine Canada Inc ("Northern Vine Labs"), became an authorised licensed dealer last year.
Caption: During the night of August 15, 1814, Lieutenant-Colonel Viktor Fischer of Colonel Fraderic De Watteville's Regiment led an attack on the American forces entrenched behind an abattis at Fort Erie.
As a result of the acquisition, Green Tree is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Abattis and Green Tree's products will become available through Abattis's wholly-owned subsidiary Vergence Naturals Ltd.
This partnership brings significant mutual potential for Abattis and ABLE BC given our role in Cannabis testing and ABLE BCs potential role in Cannabis distribution.
This partnership will allow Abattis Bioceuticals Corporation the exclusive license for Cannabidiol rich hemp oil products delivered directly to licensed physicians and dispensaries.
On peut invoquer pour cela trois motifs principaux : une heterogeneite de peuplement due aux migrations de neobresiliens, epousant des femmes indigenes mais refusant de se plier aux exigences de leur beau-pere, et choisissant en consequence des lieux recules pour y demeurer ; une optimisation de l'espace dedie a l'horticulture du fait de la configuration du terrain (iles fluviales) -- il s'agit toutefois davantage de confort que de necessite, car aujourd'hui l'habitat est regroupe et les abattis sont disperses : le temps de deplacement est compense par les avantages materiels de la vie en agglomeration ; enfin, la crainte des epidemies dont on s'apercoit bien vite qu'elle est l'unique raison suffisante, les autres n'etant que pertinentes.
and both de Salaberry and Macdonnell moved forward at the sound of firing, de Salaberry organizing his men and placing himself in the centre of the front line just as "a strong column of infantry advanced thro' the plain in front of the abattis," and he himself "fired the first shot which was seen to bring down a mounted officer," although this was probably a dragoon.
Abattis has once again oversubscribed its private placement, said Rob Abenante, President and CEO of Abattis.
20 June 2011 - US-based natural health and wellness solutions company Abattis Biologix Corporation (PINK: ATTBF) announced on Friday that their shares have commenced trading on the OTC Pink Sheets under the symbol ABBTF.
We are very pleased with the rapid growth and positive momentum in Abattis, commented Rob Abenante, CEO of Abattis.
Abattis Bioceuticals Corp (CSE: ATT) (OTC: ATTBF) is a minority owner of Northern Vine, and will continue to hold the remaining 47% of Northern Vine.
We are very pleased with the amendment to Northern Vines dealers license said Robert Abenante, President and CEO of Abattis.
Abattis will continue to work on organically growing our portfolio and searching for only the best strategic acquisitions, said Rob Abenante, President and CEO of Abattis.