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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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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.
The homage to Lake Como outside the Bellagio may be relatively puny but it boasts something the original one doesn't: a dancing water shows that perform to the tunes of "Hey, Big Spender" and, with wonderful cheap irony, "Simple Gifts.
StartUpGauge was conceived by Joyce Tse, Ben Guenter, Byron Blair, Jessica Dineley, and Lloyed Lobo, partner at Boast Capital, at the recent Calgary Startup Weekend taking second place at 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.
They boast three-fold greater ductility plus better colorability due to less yellowness.
Boast will join the head office team at the end of September from Tesco, where she was stores marketing manager for Tesco.
Many Sears Tower offices boast spectacular vistas of Chicago, with views that can reach nearly 50 miles on a clear day.
com)-- Boast Capital, a firm that helps tech companies get government funding to advance innovation, is proud to announce that two of its partners, Lloyed Lobo and Alex Popa, were on teams that secured 2nd and 3rd place at Calgary Startup Weekend.
Mr Salmon said: "Upon repatriation to the UK Mr Boast was identified by his passport and a post-mortem examination was carried out by consultant pathologist Dr Abdul Rashid at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport.
CHICAGO -- Richard Moroney profiles some of his favorite stocks, which boast strong operating momentum and attractive valuations.
These materials also boast performance advantages over EVA and flexible PVC for applications in flexible molded goods, extruded profiles, hose, tubing, elastic fibers and films, foams, coated fabrics, tapes and melt adhesives.