mackinaw


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Synonyms for mackinaw

a short plaid coat made of made of thick woolen material

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a thick plaid blanket formerly used in the northwestern United States

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a flat-bottomed boat used on upper Great Lakes

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a heavy woolen cloth heavily napped and felted, often with a plaid design

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Assembly of First Nations Alberta Regional Chief Craig Mackinaw says the committee did a poor job in getting input from First Nations when carrying out the review.
Other accomplishments include hosting a radio show on the mortgage industry, being appointed by then Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm to the states inaugural Mortgage Industry Advisory Board, contributing author to the Detroit News and Free Press, and guest speaker at a number of prestigious events including the Michigan Mortgage Lenders Association's annual meeting at the Grand Hotel on Mackinaw Island.
Records of Shoal Chub from the lower Illinois River include collections post-1950 at or near the mouths of the Mackinaw, Spoon, and Sangamon Rivers with 4 additional collection locations on the Alton Reach of the Illinois River (Smith, 1979).
She then gained the support of notables like former Chief of the Assembly of First Nations Ovide Mercredi, Assembly of Manitoba Grand Chief Derek Nepinak, former Chief of Driftpile First Nation and activist Rose Laboucan, and AFN Alberta Regional Chief Craig Mackinaw, establishing two steering committees, an advisory council, and a panel of First Nations Elders.
has acquired Mackinaw Administrators, LLC, the company said.
Stevenson will pass through Michigan and then head south across the Straits of Mackinaw, through Detroit and Ohio before finally arriving in Silver Spring, MD, at PHA headquarters by September 16.
Sunshine Lakes Resort also sees HMG Properties further consolidating its profile in the US, after successfully launching the Mackinaw Bay Resort project in Florida's Melbourne City two months ago.
Coast Guard ships are capable of breaking ice, but only one, the Mackinaw, is equipped to deal with the thickest formations, Gill said.
Cheboygan, Michigan - From the bridge of the Coast Guard cutter Mackinaw, northern Lake Huron looks like a vast, snow-covered field dotted with ice slabs as big as boulders , a battleground for the icebreaker's 58-member crew during one of the roughest winters in memory.
When Big Gun Outfitters owner, guide and callmaker Bill Saunders called three days before, I was organizing my tackle box for a go at ice-out mackinaw fishing north of Spokane, Wash.
Presently, the company is fielding participants to take part in the world record-setting attempt, scheduled to take place on August 3 in Mackinaw City, Michigan.
His childhood interest in natural history was nurtured at his family's cottage in Mackinaw City, MI, where he spent summers collecting plants, caterpillars, butterflies, and moths.
For example, Holy Old Mackinaw, Holbrook's nonfiction bestseller of 1938, captures the proud voice of itinerant loggers testing their own strength against the dense northwest forests:
Now one might image that something like the gusts that occur when traveling at above 50 mph and passing a semi or driving on something like the Mackinaw Bridge wouldn't have an effect on a vehicle with a curb weight of 5,401 lb.
The 30 students in this classroom on the first floor of Lansing Community College's Mackinaw Building arc in their junior year of high school.