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Synonyms for leatherwood

shrub or small tree of southeastern United States to West Indies and Brazil

deciduous shrub of eastern North America having tough flexible branches and pliable bark and small yellow flowers

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The actor-politician, who first made a name for himself in Washington as a Watergate investigator, was in hospice care at the time of his death, Leatherwood said.
Harrison and Hall, 1978; Arneson (9); Leatherwood et al.
Boards also need "people who can think out of the box," said Sandra Leatherwood, director for elementary education in the Charleston, S.
of Leatherwood who some years before had deserted his wife, who,
We're very concerned that our miners go home safely every day," says Leatherwood.
Weiner was forced to resign due to his inappropriate behavior and use of his official Congressional Twitter account, that members of Congress would hold themselves to a higher standard of conduct," Brent Leatherwood, the executive director of the Tennessee Republican Party, said in a statement.
The crown jewel is Lake Leatherwood Park, a 1,600-acre municipal park surrounded by an 85-acre lake.
It's the Leatherwood Hi-Lux 2-7 x 32 "Long Eye Relief.
And then he gently injects them with Tasmanian leatherwood honey and a bit of soy sauce for a sweet-salty kick.
He was known to speak against slavery, expressing a wish that it would one day be abolished, but on his Leatherwood Plantation in Virginia he owned 75 slaves and grew tobacco in the years following the war.
Groomsmen were Michael Smith, brother of the bride; Cory Leatherwood, cousin of the groom; and Jon Luke Hazelwood, brother-in-law of the groom.
Researchers have emphasized a sense of belonging to the academic community as a retention factor (Billings, Connors, & Skiba, 2001; Greene & Puetzer, 2002; Greer, Hudson, & Paugh, 1998; Prendergrast, 2003; Read, Archer, & Leatherwood, 2003; Yorke, 2004).
Everyone in the industry was aware of the fact that there had been thousands of complaints logged with the OCR about potential privacy and security violations and, up until a couple of years ago, not a single enforcement action," says Patricia Markus, a health care attorney at Smith Moore Leatherwood in Raleigh, N.
He completed a double on all-the-way scorer Leatherwood in the opening two-year-old maiden and the Adrian McGuinness-trained Toufan Express in the following seven-furlong handicap.
Doubles all round That completed a 17-1 double for former champion jockey McDonogh after Leatherwood ran out a convincing winner of the opening juvenile maiden for his boss Kevin Prendergast, while Shark Hanlon's memorable day was completed when Murchu won the concluding bumper for his owner Paul McMahon.