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Synonyms for boreas

(Greek mythology) the god who personified the north wind

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With the smallest sizes of the Boreas series, which are presented in a new, clearly more compact housing, the Variopulse control makes use of an energy saving suction pressure control.
Bufo boreas Los Angeles Glypthelmins quieta (Stafford, 1900) Stafford, 1905 = Distomum quietum Stafford, 1900 = Margeana californiensis Cort, 1919 = Glypthelmins californiensis (Cort, 1919) Miller, 1930 = Glypthelmins subtropica Harwood, 1932 Rana aurora referred by Sullivan, 1976 San Francisco Rana aurora referred by Sullivan, 1976 San Diego, Butte Rana boylii referred by Sullivan, 1976 Butte Rana boylii referred by Sullivan, 1976 Marin, Sonoma Rana catesbeiana San Mateo, Santa Clara Glypthelmins shastai Ingles, 1935 Bufo boreas Shasta Gorgoderina sp.
NORTH WIND STILL BLOWS: Veteran Boreas showed his class to win the Doncaster Cup on Thursday
I can't resist listing some here: Boreas, Zephyr, Xlokk, Argestes, names drawn from classical mythology lending these natural forces the guise of subjectivity and agency in much the same way hurricanes today are dubbed Agnes or Camille.
In 1925 came his first principal role, Boreas in Leonide Massine's Zephire et Flore.
Handling the materials of the '90s will be a challenge for compounding machinery suppliers, agrees Vincent Boreas, sales manager of continuous mixers for Farrel Corp.
It has names that linger in the ear, names like Noonmark, Boreas Pond, Tahawas, Lake Tear-of-the-Clouds.
was awarded two contracts, by Shell Offshore Inc, for the Cardamom and West Boreas field developments, located in the Gulf of Mexico.
to supply subsea and topside systems for the West Boreas field development.
The new platform will also provide process infrastructure for two of Shell's recent deepwater discoveries, West Boreas and South Deimos, and can potentially serve the nearby, rich exploration portfolio in the Gulf of Mexico.
Dual bumper winner Sir Boreas Hawk has top weight in the 2m handicap hurdle on his first run since a successful jumping debut at Catterick last February, and trainer Alan Swinbank said yesterday: "This is an ideal opportunity to kick him off - and win, lose or draw he will benefit from the run.
Boreas has added an office in Newcastle to its three other operations across the UK in Aberdeen, London and Cranfield.
Boreas Consultants, which has offices in Aberdeen, London and Cranfield, is expanding to open a new office in Mosley Street, Newcastle, creating 10 jobs.
The vibrant new Paris Opera production of Jean-Philippe Rameau's tragedie lyrique, Les Boreades (which translates roughly as "The followers of Boreas, God of the North Wind") blew into the Brooklyn Academy of Music this spring for a brief run of four performances.
The Italian's Bedford House yard has struck form with a weekend treble and Boreas can confirm his well-being by beating the darling of the track in Persian Punch and Yorkshire's own St Leger hero, Bollin Eric, in the two-mile Group Three affair.