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very small silvery eellike schooling fishes that burrow into sandy beaches

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Later in the year, Germany launces the Battle of the Bulge, its last counteroffensive.
SuN 1 | NTHE Writing on the Wall festival is back for another year and launces today.
223) See Jose Pagliery, FBI Launces a Face Recognition System, CNN (Sept.
Carnegie Foundation Launces Free Online Tool for Knowledge Sharing (2004).
Nay, 'twill be this hour ere I have done weeping; all the kind of the Launces have this very fault.
she also comments explicitly on the function of the tragic action in a metatheatrical epilogue, whose beginning is especially significant for the present discussion: "Here are the launces that have sluic'd forth sinne, / And ript the venom'd ulcer of foule lust" (2718-19).
turning your bookes to graues, your inke to blood, your pennes to launces, and your tongue diuine to a lowd trumpet, and a point of warre.
Here are the launces that have sluic'd forth sinne, And ript the venom'd ulcer of foule lust, Which being by due vengeance qualified, Here Tragedie of force must needes conclude.
In accordance, the word 'represent' is common to many of Sidney's imprese: 'a great figure lively representing the Phoenix', 'his armor so naturally representing Ice', 'his launces [.
Touched off by Mick Channon's Launces Lad on his debut, he should have too much pace for his rivals, while Henry Cecil's Moonshadow can show the benefit of a recent break in the Daniel Maiden Stakes (3.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-4 January 2005-Zamtel successfully launces ZTE intelligent network platform(C)1994-2005 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
The Can and the yellow buoy off St Mary's Island has produced cod to 7lb - mainly on ragworm - and there are also reports of a few Launces (sand eels) being taken - this means the mackerel cannot be far behind.
To enter this competition, answer this simple question: What are Launces more commonly known as?
showstopper in Two Gentlemen of Verona is Kemp as Launce, bitching about