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Synonyms for silkwood

a fast-growing tropical American evergreen having white flowers and white fleshy edible fruit

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On the face of it, it looks to be a four-runner race between Alexandrova, Allegretto, Peeping Fawn and Silkwood for the top honours, with the others in a five-runner race for the remaining places.
The possible clash between Silkwood and Vodafone Oaks winner Light Shift had been eagerly awaited after her impressive performance in the Group 2 Ribblesdale Stakes at Royal Ascot, where she slammed the Epsom third All My Loving by five lengths.
Critique: The Whistleblower's Dilemma: Snowden, Silkwood and Their Quest for the Truth is a timely and troubling scrutiny of the peril endured by people who dare to voice unpleasant secrets.
13, 1974, Karen Silkwood, a 28-year-old technician and union activist at the Kerr-McGee Cimarron plutonium plant near Crescent, Oklahoma, died in a car crash while on her way to meet a reporter.
The four-bedroom Silkwood at Kingsmeadow in Peebles is now PS299,000 including part-exchange and stamp duty.
Starring: James Nesbitt, Nicholas Farrell, Tim Pigott-Smith, Kathy Keira Clarke Silkwood BBC Two, 1am What's It About?
Reynolds, from Silkwood Court, Mornington, Co Meath, admitted arson, but said he could remember little of what happened because he blacked out.
At the movies SILKWOOD starring Meryl Street was a new release this week.
4 Silkwood (1983) MERYL Streep stars as Oklahoma nuclear plant worker Karen Silkwood who blew the whistle on safety violations at the plant were she worked.
She was nominated for three Academy Awards for When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless in Seattle and the drama Silkwood in which Meryl Streep played an anti-nuclear activist.
1983: "Silkwood," a biographical film based on the life power plant worker Karen Silkwood, is released.
Previous winners include Silkwood and Hazyview, who went on to land Group races, while Linas Selection and Colony were subsequently successful in the King George V Stakes, writes Bill Barber.
com)-- Securities America has recognized Amanda Silkwood, executive assistant for Dan O'Leary, Chet Wallace and Brian Peters of Quintus Financial Services in Englewood, Colo.
Among them are Jane Addams, Noam Chomsky, Louis Ferrakhan, Rush Limbaugh, Rose Parks, and Karen Gay Silkwood.
Other acclaimed projects include The French Lieutenant's Woman, Silkwood, Out of Africa, A Cry in the Dark, The Bridges of Madison County, The Devil Wears Prada, and box-office smash Mamma Mia