fracas


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a quarrel, fight, or disturbance marked by very noisy, disorderly, and often violent behavior

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MIL-HDBK-2155 defines FRACAS as a disciplined and aggressive closed loop Failure Reporting, Analysis and Corrective Action System that is considered an essential element in the early and sustained achievement of the reliability and maintainability potential inherent in military systems.
She added the new witness was credible and told of a drugfuelled party and a fracas after Jonathan told Barrymore that Stuart was not gay.
She said: "There was an argument, raised voices, nothing violent." She added the witness was credible and told of a drug-fuelled party and a fracas after Mr Kenney told Barrymore that Mr Lubbock was straight.
Yesterday, a BBC spokeswoman said: "Following a fracas with a BBC producer, Jeremy Clarkson has been suspended pending an investigation.
THE BBC has suspended Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson "following a fracas" with a producer.
Soon the fracas over frac sand attracts some national attention, including that of Stony Field, the pen name of a nationally syndicated columnist.
NEWCASTLE United striker Nile Ranger has appeared in court after a night of drinking ended in a street fracas.
LABOUR MP Eric Joyce has been charged with assault following a late night fracas at a House of Commons bar in which a Tory rival was allegedly head-butted.
Summary: Labour MP Eric Joyce has been charged with three counts of common assault following a fracas at a Parliamentary bar.
The fracas broke out in The Acorn bar on Nuneaton's Horeston Grange estate on Saturday night and left four regulars nursing various cuts and bruises.
oThe intruder resisted arrest and caused a fracas and loud noise that disturbed the neighbours at around 4.30am.
It immediately prompted a response from Forest's players who joined in the fracas. Even the two benches were in each other's faces as everyone finally left the field.
The fracas is believed to have followed an incident at the bar of the Tap and Spile.
STEREOPHONICS singer Kelly Jones is in hospital following a fracas early yesterday.