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bole

1
the trunk of a tree

bole

2, bolus
a moderate reddish-brown colour

bole

[bōl]
(forestry)
The main stem of a tree of substantial diameter; capable of yielding timber, veneer logs, and large poles.
(geology)
Any of various red, yellow, or brown earthy clays consisting chiefly of hydrous aluminum silicates. Also known as bolus; terra miraculosa.
(graphic arts)
The foundation laid for gold leaf.
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An information technology expert with a background in complex security environments, Boles joins Regions after 20 years of service with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), where he most recently served as assistant director of International Operations Division based in Washington, D.
The transcript states that Mr Boles replied: "Yes, because, of course, health policy and the management of the NHS in those countries will remain, as part of the devolution settlements, in the control of the Governments of those devolved [Interruption.
Mr Boles said: "By setting out clear principles for switching suppliers, this government will make it easier for consumers to shop around.
For Mr Boles, this requires the development of a professional, technical education system through strong institutions with high expertise.
Mr Boles said: "As a one nation government on the side of working people we are determined that everyone who is entitled to the National Minimum Wage receives it.
As site vice president, Boles is responsible for overall management, direction and coordination of Davis-Besse's operation.
On a visit to the city, Mr Boles was given a mock job interview by pupils at Saltley School and said he saw a group of 'confident' young people ready to take up opportunities on offer.
Mr Boles joined Conservative MP for Stockton South James Wharton and met principal Joanna Bailey before touring college facilities and meeting students.
Skills Minister Nick Boles today announced the permanent appointment of Peter Lauener as the Chief Executive of the Skills Funding Agency.
Members of Eastham Village Preservation Association met Nick Boles MP to discuss their concerns about the future of the land around the village.
Boles died in late March near his Milwaukee-area home.
The team announced the promotion of Kevin Boles on Wednesday.