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carabine

[kär·ə·bēn or kär·ə·bē·nā]
(meteorology)
In France and Spain, a sudden and violent wind. Also known as brisa carabinera; brise carabinée.
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33) John Clarke; Fink, Janet; Lewis, Gail; Newman, Janet; McLaughlin, Eugene; Neal, Sarah; Hughes, Gordon; Carabine, Jean, "Governing the social", Cultural Studies Vol.
Carabine chooses to read "Big Two-Hearted River" as "one of the best accounts of euphoria in the language" (44), yet he challenges and perhaps subverts his own reading by Observing "that the psychological meaning of euphoria is 'unfounded feelings of optimism, strength'" (44, emphasis mine).
Voi, uomini, vi schiererete davanti alle vostre donne, in questa tragica jungla di pietra e di ferro, sotto i rotondi frutti elettrici esplosi lattescenti bianchissimi, e, [[begin strikethrough]caricando[end strikethrough]] [B 129] caricherete tranquillamente le vostre carabine, per le belve poliziesche.
We met more resistance than I expected,' said US Captain Conlon Carabine of Indian Company of the Third Battalion, Sixth Marine Regiment.
Pan parce que la donzelle, ferue d'antiquite, ne deteste pas, non plus, un petit air de flute et se rejouit fort de ce qui claque: gifles, tirs a la carabine, jeux de mots et de mitrailleuses, coups de fusil et de canon; theon explicable par la seule faute du scribe, qui, avec le meme nombre de signes, moins de pretentions et plus de vraisemblance, eut tout bonnement inscrit teton a son registre [.
and Poland, Keith Carabine spoke to a plenary session of the work that still needed to be done with the letters, particularly on the myriad personae Conrad revealed here and in the books and memoirs written by his various correspondents.
Carabine notes that "as its generic title spotlights, ['The Tale'] is a self-conscious artifice" (xxiii).
Nous avions notre arme personnelle, une carabine militaire C-7.
Carabine focuses upon the philosopher as expressed in Eriugena's great work Periphyseon (Concerning Nature).
Instead, she is a Dominican singer/songwriter with multiple stylistic personalities on a mission from the Almighty: To rescue and update a variety of forgotten rhythms and neglected styles from the island formerly known as Hispaniola (saranduga, carabine, petro, congo de Villa Mella, etc.
Pero hace ya bastante cai en el divertido conglomerado Malaussene de Daniel Pennac, cuyo personaje absorbe catastroficas peripecias en Au bonbeur des ogres, La fee Carabine, La petite marcbande de prose, Monsieur Malaussene, M.
longtemps j'ai cru a un accident de chasse je pensais que c'etait pour ca qu'elle ne voulait pas m'acheter cette carabine [.