crescent


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Synonyms for crescent

meniscus

Synonyms

sickle-shaped

Synonyms for crescent

any shape resembling the curved shape of the moon in its first or last quarters

Related Words

resembling the new moon in shape

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A heavy report recalled Bert's eyes to the zenith, and behold, the great crescent had lost its dressing and burst into a disorderly long cloud of airships
As they reached the other end of the crescent he observed abruptly, "Stupid of me
Unconsciously they were walking with quickening steps down the long sweep of road on the other side of the high crescent, Father Brown leading briskly, though in silence.
Crescent Adding More Than Three Miles to National Historic Trail
Bill Rudd, a Crescent senior leasing manager, represented Crescent in the transaction, while Steve Jarvie of Staubach Company represented Great American.
Crescent expects to recognize in net income a gain on the sale of its interests of approximately $10 million, net of promoted interests and taxes.
Crescent expects to recognize in net income a gain on the sale of approximately $5 million, which also will be included in funds from operations, as adjusted ("FFO, as adjusted") as of December 31, 2006.
Among other features, the Crescent Instrument Set offers:
Crescent currently owns and/or operates 35 upscale and mid-market hotels and resorts with approximately 5,400 rooms in 18 states.
We chose to develop The Lodge to meet LEED standards because it's the most widely recognized certification for green-built buildings," says James Martin, project manager for Crescent Resources.
To underscore this commitment and to encourage action on this issue, the American Red Cross has withheld $45 million in dues payments to the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in protest of non-admission.
FOR MORE INFORMATION on Crescent Real Estate Equities Company, contact:
1780 honors the heritage of the Lake James area and is named for the year that more than 1,000 patriot militiamen, nicknamed the "Overmountain Men," marched through the Lake James area on their way to victory at the Battle of Kings Mountain," said Troy Lucas, project manager for Crescent Resources.
East West Partners and Crescent are proud to be flying The Ritz-Carlton flag at Northstar," said Harry Frampton, founder and managing partner of East West Partners.
Snell & Wilmer was represented by Greg Kilfoyle of KBK Real Estate Advisors, while Tom Stilley, Lizz Stilley and Taber Thill of Colliers International represented Crescent.