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longhorn

1. a long-horned breed of beef cattle, usually red or variegated, formerly common in SW US
2. a now rare British breed of beef cattle with long curved horns

Longhorn

The code name for the Windows Vista operating system. After the client version was renamed "Vista" in 2005, Longhorn referred to the server version until it was officially named Windows Server 2008 in May of 2007. See Windows Vista.
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It was not made clear whether Longhorns would be reopening.
Longhorn, as per its growth strategy plans to launch new products including story books and college textbooks and even develop proprietary e-learning platforms under its move aiming at digital educational content.
This week Tilley customers can enjoy a taste of what to expect now that Longhorns has taken over the kitchens of the Westgate Road pub.
The 2,100-pound longhorn was diagnosed with the bovine leukemia virus earlier this month.
Longhorn Network, a channel devoted to athletic programming and related activities at the University of Texas, joins FiOS TV's line-up of regional and national collegiate sports networks.
Longhorn Energy will market the service through UT athletics' multimedia and sales partner IMG College.
Texas may be poised to make a big run in the NCAA Tournament, but the Longhorns (24-5) are going down to the wire in the Big 12 race.
Right after the Civil War, these loose herds of longhorns were rounded up and driven to northern railheads for shipment to the east," says Maluschka.
Longhorn, the next major version of Windows for desktop PCs, will debut in 2005 ushering in a new level of graphics for PCs, Microsoft have said.
6 in the Midwest, the Longhorns beat Boston College, 70-57, and then Mississippi State, 68-64, in both games storming out to big leads in the first half and then holding on to advance.
By adding Chisholm Trail Longhorn Beef to our store's products, we are opening our health-conscious consumers to a new, healthy and great-tasting option to meet their red meat desires.
After the closure, Longhorns was left with only one restaurant on Newcastle's Mosley Street.