fulmar


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  • noun

Synonyms for fulmar

heavy short-tailed oceanic bird of polar regions

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Jant Hopkinson, of Sanderson Young, said: "The Fulmar is a particularly attractive holiday home and it includes a very spacious first-floor living area with two sets of patio doors opening out on to a lovely balcony.
Lewek Fulmar is one of our four new vessels which will significantly add to the Group's expansion into ultra-deepwater territory.
On 4 November 2007 while watching seabird congregations off Cape Spear, Newfoundland (47[degrees] 31' 25" N, 52[degrees] 37' 13" W) we observed a fulmar kill and feed on a Common Murre (Uria aalge).
Located in Block 22/14b of the UKCS, the Company made two discoveries in June 2007 from the same well bore on its internally-generated prospect -- one in the shallower Forties, and another in the deeper Jurassic Fulmar.
The well was drilled to a total depth of 9,984 feet subsea and encountered approximately 130 feet of gross reservoir thickness in the targeted Fulmar sandstone.
OSS operatives Dick Caniday and Eric Fulmar, along with their boss, "Wild Bill" Donovan, are given orders by the President to take care of the spies and to bring a certain noted Italian scientist out of Sicily.
Less famous types of aircraft like the Fairey Fulmar and Blackburn Skua held the line during the first two years of action, yet today remain unknown except by enthusiasts.
Papers published as early as the 1940s report intriguing observations, for instance, that a sea bird called a fulmar passing downwind of floating pork fat worked its way toward the slick by zigzagging back and forth across the wind.
l The world's largest Gannetry and Britain's largest Puffin and Fulmar colonies can be found on St Kilda, off Scotland's west coast.
USS FULMAR AM 45 AND VMS 193 1943-58--June 14-16, 2003, Laughlin, Nevada, Contact Wally Gosnell, Phone (928) 758-8832 or Contact Odie Callin, Phone (702) 298-6246, Email odiec@mamadaexpress.
Kristy Fulmar, Kelly Holder, and David Hennington were the vocalists.
The fields will be tied back to Talisman's Fulmar A platform and the Premier Oil-operated Balmoral Floating Production Vessel respectively.
Archer will be providing onshore rig operations, maintenance and QHSE management, and offshore operations and maintenance supervision on the Claymore, Clyde, Fulmar, Piper B, Saltire and Tartan platforms.
TYNE SHIPPING MOVEMENTS Arrivals Date/Time Name From To 2509 0845 King Seaways Ijmuiden/ Velsen RoRo 3 2509 1000 Sand Fulmar Seaward Cemex 2509 1400 Aquarius Ace Sheerness Anchorage 2509 1400 City of Amsterdam Grimsby RoRo 4 25092000 CITYOFROMEEMDEN RoRo3 RoRo 3 2609 0845 Princess Seaways Ijmuiden/ Velsen Sailings Date/Time Name From To 2509 1230 HHL Congo OTP Quay Shepherd Seaward 2509 1600 Sand Fulmar Cemex Seaward 2509 1630 City of Barcelona TCT 3 Zeebrugge 2509 1700 King Seaways RoRo 3 Ijmuiden/ Velsen 2509 2359 Nassauborg TBT Seaward
The loss of the supertanker led to the immediate shutdown of Fulmar and Auk fields, operated by Shell, and the Clyde Field run by BP.