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coomb

, combe, coombe, comb
1. Chiefly Southern English a short valley or deep hollow, esp in chalk areas
2. Chiefly Northern English another name for a cirque
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The Coombe Abbey Inn dates back to 1850 when the neighbourhood was first developed for housing, but closed down around four years ago in the wake of a sell-off of traditional pubs across the country by Coombe Abbey Inn owners Punch Taverns.
Coombe has held a variety of roles at P&G for the past 28.
Had the Gunpowder Plot succeeded, she was to have been abducted from Coombe Abbey and proclaimed as Queen Elizabeth II.
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Chris Coombe and Pascal Mang have been appointed Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at ADIC, providing together over 45 years of specialized industry experience.
Scott Coombe, chief of the Army power division at the service's Research, Development and Engineering Command.
Innovative design, value for money and reputation for reliability and long service were the key factors behind the decision of Coombe Farm Dairy to purchase a Westfalia Separator Standomat, milk and cream standardising unit.
Coombe is a World War II United States Navy veteran.
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Michelle Coombe found out the hard way the dangers of driving through a creek when she was forced to abandon her late model Suzuki sport-utility vehicle and watched it float a mile down Placerita Creek in Newhall.