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Synonyms for lisle

a fabric woven with lisle thread

a strong tightly twisted cotton thread (usually made of long-staple cotton)


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It took more than a year and a lengthy legal fight, but officials in four DuPage County communities now know who was behind a failed push to merge Lisle, Woodridge and Warrenville with Naperville.
Central Park of Lisle I and II are situated at 4225 Naperville Road and 3333 Warrenville Road at the Interstate 88 and Naperville Road interchange in Chicagos East-West submarket.
The award for the highest finish of the season went to Christopher Lisle with a checkout of 164.
Lisle is a well-known Cullercoats surname, and Kelvin traced his great great grandfather, John Lisle, to the village, where he was choirmaster and one of the founders of the fishermen's mission.
The deal struck with Tesco's buying team will see Shaw and Lisle delivering the sandwiches to distributor The Locally Sourced Food Company Ltd at Thirsk for onward delivery to the stores.
Readers can cast their vote for “Best Pizza” up until the July 9, 2012 deadline by visiting The Lisle Patch website at www.
Navistar, a US-based holding company which owns manufacturing units for commercial trucks, has offered a large shuttle bus to Lisle Park District Board, a US-government agency that promotes tourism in Lisle, Illinois, US.
Founded in 1936 by a pair of former Methodist missionaries, DeWitt and Edna Baldwin, the Lisle Fellowship was an experiential off-campus summer learning program for college students aimed at increasing understanding of different cultures.
The collaborative report, unlike the original report, concluded that Lisle, Ballard, and Kanter were liable for the tax deficiencies assessed against them and for fraud penalties.
At the same time, a transition to the residential neighborhood would have to be created, says designer Geoff Lisle of BSA LifeStructures.
Anna de Lisle Wells, aged 23, is believed to have taken her own life at her mother's stables in Temple Guiting, Gloucestershire, on March 1.
Lisle and Leyshon's textbook is a carefully worded and well-illustrated introductory course in stereographic visualization of three-dimensional geological data.
on February 6, Rancho Cordova, California, resident Carolyn Lisle and three friends were watching television in the living room of Lisle's home.
GREY DE LISLE ``Homewrecker'' (Hummin'bird) - Four stars