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Synonyms for coign

expandable metal or wooden wedge used by printers to lock up a form within a chase


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the keystone of an arch


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With over four months to go for the launch edition, confirmed participants include Arknav International, Aargus Global Logistics, Coign Consulting, Forbes and Co, Jaigad Ports and Infrastructure, Flanders Investment & Trade, Port of Gand, Port of Zeebrugge, Logistics in Wallonia, Allround Forwarding and Logistics, Ahlers Belgium, Holland Ports, Logistics India Real Estate, Online Tourism and Freight, Josts, Siddhi Vinayak Logistics, Kehsavlal Kalyanji & Co as well as country pavilions from France, Germany, the UK and China.
This coign of vantage is often used to exploit gullible dependents.
It turns out that three churches have been getting cheap town centre parking on Sundays - Trinity Methodist Church, the Anglican Christ Church, and Coign Church, which says of itself "We seek to be an Antioch church, a family of believers being equipped and released to Kingdom ministry and mission.
The roof of the necessary structure at the end of the court had been turned into an impromptu gallery, and there a solid mass of male youth had gained a coign of vantage.
But now, O solemn mirror of the mind, Now it is I am weak, and thou art strong, Keep me a coign of clearness and be kind
Unlike the teacher of law, the poor lawyer occupies no Olympian coign of vantage outside the fray.
Madeleine Brindley picks Coign of Vantage by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Getty Museum, Malibu
developers of Web-based help desk, service and process management software solutions, has announced the release of COIGN Enterprise 2.