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Garland,

city (1990 pop. 180,650), Dallas co., N Tex., a suburb of Dallas; inc. 1891. Since World War II, Garland has grown from an agricultural community into an important center for electronics research and for the production of electronic equipment. Other manufactures include oil-field equipment, chemicals, apparel, sheet metal, and processed foods. An air force station is there. Garland remains one of the fastest growing cities in the United States.

Garland

An ornament in the form of a bank, wreath, or festoon of leaves, fruits, or flowers.

bay leaf garland

A stylized laurel leaf used in the form of a garland to decorate torus moldings.

garland

[′gär·lənd]
(mining engineering)
A channel fixed around a shaft in order to catch the water draining down the walls and conduct it to a lower level. Also known as water curb; water garland; water ring.

garland

An ornament in the form of a band, a wreath, or a festoon of leaves, fruits, or flowers.

garland

1. a representation of such a wreath, as in painting, sculpture, etc.
2. a collection of short literary pieces, such as ballads or poems; miscellany or anthology
3. Nautical a ring or grommet of rope

Garland

Judy, real name Frances Gumm. 1922--69, US singer and film actress. Already a child star, she achieved international fame with The Wizard of Oz (1939). Later films included Meet Me in St Louis (1944) and A Star is Born (1954)
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Whilst he was doing this,I caught sight of a knot of young lasses, who were sitting near us on the grass surrounded by heaps of flowers which they were forming into garlands.
Woodroof and anemonies grew almost too high; blooming convolvuluses and blackberry-bushes hung in long garlands from tree to tree, where the nightingale sang and the sunbeams were playing: it was very beautiful, but it was no place for girls to go; their clothes would get so torn.
So we don't see anything wrong in offering her money knitted in a garland," he said.
Watch Judy Garland in a clip from 'The Wizard of Oz:'
1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Judy Garland is one of America's cherished show business icons, an international superstar who went from singing her way into our hearts as a child star in The Wizard of Oz crooning "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" to winning a juvenile Academy Award, a Golden Globe, a special Tony and numerous GRAMMYs during the course of her more than 40 years as a performer up until her death at the age of 47 in June, 1969.
After They Closed the Gates: Jewish Illegal Immigration to the United States, 1921-1965, by Libby Garland.
The 26-year-old singersongwriter, actor and winner of hit TV shows Dancing On Ice and Get Your Act Together will appear in Judy - The Songbook of Judy Garland, which comes to the Liverpool Empire from June 8-10 as part of a national tour.
James Dixon kicked a high bomb into the Drovers' goal area, it was collected by James Garland but offside was called.
Llandovery fly-half James Garland and Newport full-back Geraint O'Driscoll swapped a brace of penalties in the first quarter and although the home side looked quicker behind, they were let down by their handling.
Judy Garland on Judy Garland: Interviews and Encounters is an anthology of interviews with the legendary singer and actress (especially well-known for her pivotal role in "The Wizard of Oz"), as well as the firsthand testimonies of people who encountered her between 1935 and 1969.
Judy Garland on Judy Garland: Interviews and Encounters takes the actress' abandoned autobiography and fills in the blanks, collecting the Garland interviews that occurred between 1935 and 1969 and using Judy's own voice to narrate her story.
Garland in his own time; a biographical chronicle of his life, drawn from recollections, interviews, and memoirs by family, friends, and associates.