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Synonyms for Wellington

the capital of New Zealand

(19th century) a man's high tasseled boot

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"Searches remain ongoing in the Wellington Street area and Kirklees District Police are investigating the circumstances of what took place.
Headteacher Stuart Beeley explained: "As we get used to a new grading system there have been a few uncertainties but, as in previous years, students at Wellington have surpassed expectations.
The entry is a collaborative effort between Telford & Wrekin Council, Wellington Town Council and the community - all headed up through the Love Wellington campaign, which was launched to promote the town.
This year, Independent We Stand and contest sponsors, which include STIHL, Do it Best Corp., PPG Paints and the North American Retail Hardware Association, will present Main Street Wellington with the grand prize during the village's Old Fashioned Fourth of July celebration.
Made with the finest Jalapen[THORN]ao chillies and their secret Sweet Chilli recipe, Wellington's Sweet Jalapeno sauce has no added colourants, MSG or flavourings.
The Minneapolis-based developer has already leased 11,000 square feet of the ground floor of the building to early-childhood education company Way to Grow and expects to execute a 14,000-square-foot lease for space on the building's second floor, said Wellington Executive Vice President David Wellington.
* Smarte Trader, $3,500, cancelable at end of each 12-week cycle, 4-week trial subscription $399 (the reasoning behind the spelling of Smarte is, like Wellington, known only to Bert): "Designed for short-term investors who want to trade stocks, short-sales and options on a short-term basis for potentially very exciting profits."
The council noted that Greater Wellington already monitors air quality throughout the region, with other stations in Wellington, Masterton, Upper Hutt and Wainuiomata.
It was the first and only time we ever saw Wellington Mara.
And overall, captain Brian O'Driscoll was happy with the performance against Wellington
* Otago University, Wellington, New Zealand; [dagger] Public Health Consulting Ltd, Wellington, New Zealand; [double dagger] New Zealand Ministry of Health, Wellington, New Zealand; and [section] Secretariat of the Pacific Community, Noumea, New Caledonia
"It is vitally important for food companies to provide footwear that meets the safety, comfort and hygiene requirements of their staff and the new wellington range ensures they can do just that," said business development manager for Jallatte, Paul Hamer.
p Simone Urdl, Jennifer Weiss, d/sc Peter Wellington, ph Luc Montpellier.
Perhaps with the exception of Churchill, England has produced no more a remarkable man of action than the Duke of Wellington, who put an end to the Napoleonic Wars at Waterloo--nearly six million dead and twenty-three years after France's mad genius first declared war against Austria in 1792.