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Davy

Sir Humphry. 1778--1829, English chemist who isolated sodium, magnesium, chlorine, and other elements and suggested the electrical nature of chemical combination. He invented the Davy lamp

Davy

Justice Shallow’s varlet; assumes identity of master. [Br. Lit.: Henry IV]
See: Butler
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Davy Tyburski, author of " The PROFIT Book" says a mere 21 techniques can increase sales, improve cash flow and boost the bottom line -- without spending a dime.
Mr Davy has a wealth of experience in senior leadership roles in the law and in industry.
Davy won the award for his 30 year dedication to coaching at Lisnaskea Rovers FC.
Davy also set a record of sorts in 1938 when riding in a steeplechase, a hurdle race and a flat race - all during the same afternoon.
According to The Daily Beast, former News of the World royal correspondent Clive Goodman, in an email sent in March 2006, said that Harry called Davy up after getting involved in "piss ups" with his army colleagues.
Ally falls into the arms of girlfriend Liz (Freya Mavor), who is Davy's sister, while Davy kindles romance with Liz's best friend, Yvonne (Antonia Thomas).
Both relationships blossom and Ally buys a ring, intending to go down on bended knee at the forthcoming 25th anniversary party of Davy and Liz's parents, Rab (Peter Mullan) and Jean (Jane Horrocks).
In a letter sent by Prince Harry to one of his friends in 2004, it is revealed how the royal is in love with Davy, saying Chelsy is "the love of my life.
Darryl Mead, of the library, said: "We suspect Davy may have been taken as a prank and we appeal for his safe return.
unit, with a capacity of 85,000 metric tons of 2-ethylhexanol, 235,000 metric tons of normal butanol and 33,000 metric tons of iso-butyraldehyde on a yearly basis, will adopt JM Davy and Dow's LP Oxo?
Vegetarian Davy is on the committee of the Exmoor Pony Society, who fight to protect the rare breeds' survival.
INDIA and Denmark on Thursday failed to make headway during talks to expedite the extradition of Kim Davy, the main accused in the Purulia arms drop case, from the European country.