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downer

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1. a barbiturate, tranquillizer, or narcotic
2. a state of depression
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Downers Grove is home to me," said Horeni, a starting center on Downers South's Class 8A title team in 2001.
The Palaszczuk Government has today confirmed a $70 million pipeline of projects for Downer EDIs Maryborough workshop.
Downers Grove National Bank is a community bank that has USD240m in assets and USD226m in deposits.
Bannon, Supreme Federalist: the political life of Sir John Downer, Wakefield Press, Adelaide, 2009, xiii + 256 pages; ISBN 978 1 86254 835 0.
Dairy farmers stand to lose income if the government honors congressional demands for a total ban on downer cattle after a California slaughterhouse failed to keep them out of the food supply, according to the Associated Press.
Moreover, Downers Grove teen-agers were more likely to use chewing tobacco than their Woodridge peers, 17.
In the last year, we have consolidated our research and development functions in Downers Grove, Ill.
The Downers Grove Choral Society, anchored in Downers Grove, draws its members from around the Chicago area.
To assist this transition, Spotless and Downer have entered into a protocol in respect of the nomination of directors by Downer to the Spotless Board commensurate with its controlling interest in Spotless, and in relation to the governance arrangements between Spotless.
The existing Downers Grove office currently serves as an administrative office for the corporate finance, accounting, tax groups, as well as portions of its legal and information technology functions.
Downers experience in delivering high quality renewable energy projects was a critical factor in their selection as preferred construction partner and we look forward to Downer delivering the project over the coming months.
Elite, a premier EMC laboratory in North America and a recognized leader in Electromagnetic Compatibility testing, expects SM-Plus to improve operating efficiencies for their main laboratory in Downers Grove, Illinois, as well as the EMC test facility in Cocoa Beach, Florida.