blue devil


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Synonyms for blue devil

a coarse prickly European weed with spikes of blue flowers

the sodium salt of amobarbital that is used as a barbiturate

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Instead of disliking the Blue Devils to spite his brother, Benjamin opted for self-preservation instead.
Shaun Green, the head coach of CCSU ( known as the Blue Devils ( is an exile who used to play for Wallsend Boys Club with Peter Beardsley and Steve Bruce.
ONE O'CLOCK JUMP: THE UNFORGETTABLE HISTORY OF THE OKLAHOMA BLUE DEVILS. By Douglas Henry Daniels.
"Lord, hear our prayer," the Blue Devil, who describes himself as "a good Irish Catholic", beseeches God.
Valterra, which is based in Mission Hills, Calif., has manufactured its products near the Blue Devil factory in Mexico for 10 years, making the acquisition a natural fit, said Cadis.
She added that she believes the mascot has been used at Chatham High School since it was built in 1962 and thought its use may be related to the Blue Devil mascot used by Duke University in North Carolina.
Duke scientists captured Blue Devil's mother, Endora, last year in Madagascar, where she apparently had become pregnant.
Blue Devil nation will find out where they stand during the NCAA Tournament Selection Sunday Show when the field of 68 teams is announced.
Duke leading scorer Mason Plumlee knocked down the game-clinching free throw with 26 seconds left, and notched 19 points and 10 rebounds, making up for a Blue Devil squad that struggled shooting 40 percent from the field.
The Leominster defense was especially tough on Shrewsbury's guards, with the Blue Devil backcourt tandem of Mayson Williams and Jake Allain pressuring the ball at every opportunity in the first half to help their team to a 26-13 lead at intermission.
Blue Devil quarterback Philip Hird's first pass, much like his opposing counterpart, was picked off, and has only one completion so far for zero yards.
With Lake Forest slowly chipping away at Warren's lead, the Blue Devil defense came through when the team needed it most.
And in those two games, the Blue Devils gave up more total points than they did in their other 10 games combined.
The bookmakers' favorites to win the 2019 NCAA Tournament 6 the Duke Blue Devils 6 were knocked by a spirited performance from the Michigan State Spartans on Sunday night.
3 Duke 77-72 on a night when Williamson, the Blue Devils' star freshman, watched in street clothes for the second straight game because of a sprained right knee.