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miser

Civil engineering a large hand-operated auger used for loose soils

miser

[′mī·zər]
(petroleum engineering)
A well-boring bit that is tubular with a valve at the bottom, and has a screw for forcing the earth upward. Also spelled mizer.
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Mette scowled looking up from her puzzle and got up reluctantly.
In Norway, we have the Christmas Eve service at 4-5pm and the Christmas Day service is at 6amso farmers can get back to feed their animals," says Mette.
It was exactly what they were looking for, Mette had said.
Mette Royden, left, and Anna-Karin Soderlind, at the Scandinavian Seamen's Church, in Liverpool Picture: HOWARD DAVIES/ hd131207church-2
The weather forecasts change all the time but they are hoping to reach Orkney early Thursday," said Mette Busch of the Viking Ship Museum in Roskilde, west of Copenhagen.
The trio I saw was a splendid Silja Schandorff as the Sylphide, who only needed some extra degree of ethereality: Mads Blangstrup, already an outstandingly forthright and tragic James: and Mette Bodtcher as Madge, a little tentative in a debut performance.
In "Narrativa e diario" (23-44), sui romanzi friulani e sui romanzi e racconti romani, l'autrice analizza la scelta pasoliniana del realismo, mentre nel capitolo "Una 'greve allegoria': Teorema; La divina mimesis; Petrolio" (45-63), l'autrice mette in luce la scrittura allegorica e trans-realista nella narrativa dell'ultimo Pasolini.
A battery charge is just what Mette Skancke needed as she trudged along Topanga Canyon Boulevard with a bright red umbrella overhead.
Mette Laudrup said living in this country meant so much to her and her family.
Conant and Co-author Mette Norgaard Describe Creating Powerful Leadership Connections in the Smallest of Moments
Abdul-Rahman Al-Saddiq Al-Mahdi, received in his office Wednesday the Ambassador of Sweden to Sudan, Mette Sunnergren, and discussed progress of the relations between Sudan and Sweden as well as the relations between Sudan and South Sudan and the current situation in South Sudan.