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name for several trees, especially an acaciaacacia
, any plant of the large leguminous genus Acacia, often thorny shrubs and trees of the family Leguminosae (pulse family). Chiefly of the tropics and subtropics, they are cultivated for decorative and economic purposes.
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Algernon (Henry). 1869--1951, British novelist and short- story writer; noted for his supernatural tales
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Imran Bashir, prosecuting, said Lyon was in Dale's flat earlier and a phone call was made to Mr Blackwood.
Pleased with the guys like Blackwood, the way they showed application.
Blackwood, 43, who plays hard man Vincent Hubbard, shocked parents in voicerecorded messages to the boy and his pals after alleged threats to his niece.
Footfall and visitor numbers to Blackwood remain fairly consistent despite the difficult economic times, and we know from experience that a number of businesses that have chosen to make Black-kwood their home are thriving - including independent retailers and the Maxime Cinema.
Neil Reardon took 3-12 as Blackwood bowled Radyr out for 79, before needing only six overs to chase down their target, with Jordan Withers - fresh from inspiring Blackwood into the last 16 of the Welsh Cup last weekend - finishing unbeaten on 48.
He has been against the cinema for quite a while; we were promised it long before Blackwood decided to have one.
It will be a showcase for all of Kona's bicycles; Blackwood hopes to have one of every model the company makes in the shop, which will be a challenge since Kona has about 75 different models, he said.
He is in one of the worst prisons," said his cousin Chris Black-ons," Blackwood today.
Actor, rapper and stand-up star Richard Blackwood is set to play a villain in EastEnders to help mark the soap's 30th birthday.
Centennial Bank of Conway has backed off of a foreclosure action against Blackwood Properties LLC, led by realty exec Steven Blackwood.
Indeed, "The Empty House & Other Ghost Stories / The Listener & Other Stories" would make an enduringly popular addition to community library collections and well serve to introduce a whole new generation appreciative readers to the literary talents of Algernon Blackwood.
Brunette) Blackwood of Oxford; two children, April L.