Seven Sisters


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Seven Sisters

See Pleiades.

Seven Sisters

select group of colleges: Barnard, Bryn Mawr, Mount Holyoke, Radcliffe, Smith, Vassar, Wellesley. [Am. Education: Payton, 615]
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home in their hundreds; the chattering, grey-backed Seven Sisters, talking over the day's adventures, walked back and forth in twos and threes almost under the feet of the travellers; and shufflings and scufflings in the branches showed that the bats were ready to go out on the night-picket.
Yes, you can really enjoy yourself in Eastbourne -even without sampling the delights of seven sisters.
Muslim Welfare House, Seven Sisters Road, London N4
I rented it two years ago from a Blockbusters on Seven Sisters Road in North London.
McCloy was chairman also of the Council on Foreign Relations as well as Chase Bank (the Rockefellers bank), president of the World Bank during the Marshall Plan era, the American proconsul who rebuit Germany after the war (traveling about in a private train that had belonged to Hitler), the Wall Street lawyer to the Seven Sisters oil companies during the sixties and seventies, and a king of Grand Vizier to Cold War presidents from Truman to Nixon.
There is also significant production on trend from Hostetter, Bonne Terre, Seven Sisters and Rosita fields.
23 September 2017: Maesteg v Kenfig Hill, Tondu v Waunarlwydd, Resolven v Maesteg Quins, Bridgend Ath v Ystalyfera, Bonymaen v Aberavon Quins, Ammanford v Seven Sisters.
The Pleiades is sometimes known as the Seven Sisters - the seven heavenly nymphs - being pursued by Orion the hunter.
The traditional Greek legend for the Seven Sisters - as this cluster has long been known - is that they are the daughters of Atlas and Pleione.
Wyatt read the letter during a tea party for alumnae of the all-womens Seven Sisters Colleges in the United States.
Mark Allen scored a crucial goal for Ystradgynlais in their 1-0 win at Seven Sisters
Genevieve was born in Thorne, North Dakota, daughter of Alfred and Eugenie (Perron) Metivier and grew up in Northbridge and later moved with her family to Worcester and was one of seven sisters and one brother.