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United States writer of western adventure novels (1875-1939)

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Queen of England for nine days in 1553

Englishman who as Prime Minister implemented social reforms including the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire (1764-1845)

any organization or party whose uniforms or badges are grey

clothing that is a grey color

horse of a light gray or whitish color

turn grey

of an achromatic color of any lightness intermediate between the extremes of white and black

showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair

used to signify the Confederate forces in the American Civil War (who wore grey uniforms)

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intermediate in character or position

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It also emerged adults find their first grey strand at the age of 37 but nearly one in five find one before they hit their mid-twenties.
If you're going to meet her and you see that parts of her hair are grey, you can keep to it but don't bother to tell her that she has grey hair," he wrote.
The author of Searching the Grey Literature: A Handbook for Searching Reports, Working Papers, and Other Unpublished Research, librarian/researcher Sarah Bonato, refers to the topic of her book as "the behemoth of all that other literature," which hints at the reason why a book on the topic is warranted and sets the tone of voice for an enjoyable read.
Water collected from baths, showers, wash basins and kitchen sinks is known as grey water.
"It's an interior designer's murder mystery - did grey kill magnolia?" teases Kate Watson-Smyth, whose new book, Shades Of Grey, focuses on the power of a grey palette and explains in crystal clear fashion, spiced with a liberal dash of humour, how to use it stylishly.
| Left, an interior taken from Shades of Grey: Decorating with the Most Elegant of Neutrals, above
Grey Group has acquired ArcTouch Inc., a mobile design and development company in the United States, the company said.
Gray hair has always been synonymous with aging, which is why when grey hair starts showing in your 20s, it becomes bothersome and a big deal.
GO grey gracefully this winter - and, no, we're not talking about your hair colour.
Gray-Pitts, 22, of Worcester, will take on Grey McCoy (3-4-1, 1 KO) of New Haven, Connecticut, in a four-round middleweight bout Friday night at the Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island.
Grown-up and sophisticated, the colour grey brings a touch of glamour to any wardrobe.
Gem detail jumper, PS45, Fearne Cotton @ Very; pink coat, PS45, F&F @ Tesco; grey leatherette pencil skirt, PS30, River Island; grey bag, PS28, Very; gem ring, PS12, Freedom @ Topshop
But don't think you need to opt for the safe option of black - grey is a great choice for this time of year.
IF black and navy are the fallback colours for autumn/winter, then grey is the new neutral on the block.
The grey theory, which was founded by a famous Chinese scholar Deng [1] based on the idea of "Grey Box" in 1982, is a novel method employed to study the uncertain problems with small sample and poor information [2].