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boast

Squash
a stroke in which the ball is hit on to one of the side walls before hitting the front wall

boast

[bōst]
(engineering)
To shape stone or curve furniture roughly in preparation for finer work later on.
To finish the face of a building stone by cutting a series of parallel grooves.

boast

To dress or shape stone roughly, usually with a broad chisel.
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8220;We believe that everyone has a great idea, but not everyone can translate it into a successful venture,” said Lloyed Lobo, partner at Boast Capital in introducing StartUpGauge at DemoCamp Calgary.
Gwent coroner David Bowen asked: "Things started to go downhill and Rhydian Boast started to feel he was neglected?
Partially reconstructed in 1930, the Mission boasts a working gristmill and an educational 22-minute film on the development of the Missions and their role in shaping modern San Antonio.
That Asteropaios' death at Achilles' hands follows hard on his boast of his potamic ancestry is to be expected, given the two heroes' respective reputations.
Targeted at enterprise customers only, the device boasts of Intel's Core i5 (Ivy Bridge) processors and support up to 16GB of RAM for the M72e and 32GB for the M92p.
It was a fun weekend, we met an excellent group of entrepreuners, and got some great insights from the mentors," said Alex Popa, General Partner, Boast Capital, who was a part of EveryLittleDetail, an online bidding platform that enables brides to plan their dream wedding at the best value, which placed 3rd in the competition.
Dr May, of the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, told the inquest he had been in a relationship with PC Boast, originally from Beddau before moving to Caerphilly, for two years before his death.
Chief Superintendent Josh Jones of South Wales Police said PC Boast, a member of a neighbourhood policing team in Cardiff, was "a credit to the force".
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Cathryn Boast is to join Asda as media centre manager, responsible for liaison with external marketing company Asda Media Centre.