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a person skilled in making and repairing barrels, casks, etc.

Cooper

1. Cary (Lynn). born 1940, British psychologist, noted for his studies of behaviour at work and the causes and treatment of stress
2. Gary, real name Frank James Cooper. 1901--61, US film actor; his many films include Sergeant York (1941) and High Noon (1952), for both of which he won Oscars
3. Sir Henry. born 1934, British boxer; European heavyweight champion (1964; 1968--71)
4. James Fenimore 1789--1851, US novelist, noted for his stories of American Indians, esp The Last of the Mohicans (1826)
5. Leon Neil. born 1930, US physicist, noted for his work on the theory of superconductivity. He shared the Nobel prize for physics 1972
6. Samuel 1609--72, English miniaturist
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Following the closing of this acquisition, Cooper Standard will own nine manufacturing facilities and two technical centers in China, and will be the largest automotive sealing manufacturer in the domestic Chinese market.
I put two and two together, he can't talk, he's choking, and gave him a Heimlich maneuver,'' Cooper said.
Cooper describes Griner's commentaries about the nation's most important industry as "in a class all their own.
Although the decision in Cooper will not impact any claims brought under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, that act does not allow for recovery of costs and thus is not as attractive to plaintiffs as a CERCLA claim.
Through three novels and six volumes of short stories, Cooper has been telling these tales in a voice that is shoot-from-the-hip direct, moralistic, cautionary yet always compassionate.
Cooper was the leader of the task force which was charged with identifying ways to allow VA's employees to spend more time on processing claims, improving the basic claims process, enhancing accountability at all levels, and emphasizing and encouraging all VA offices to attack the problem of claims backlogs," said DAV National Service Director Kenneth D.
Still, there is a comparison to be made between the cycle of Ashbery commentary, the rhythm of defensive over- and undervaluing of what the poet amusedly calls his "stop-making-sense" approach, and the weariness that Cooper must feel when his formal achievement is neglected on the grounds of subject matter considered either too "specialized" or too dumb to be worthy of serious literature.
Church courts did occasionally inquire into these matters, as well as the issue of unpaid tithes, but Cooper finds that their goal was usually to effect an amicable resolution rather than to inflict stern penalties.
I was pretty aware of the rough road ahead of me when I started because all the writers I ever loved were marginalized," says the 47-year-old Cooper, speaking from his home in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles.
Richard Edwards, Vivian Edwards, and Jeremy Edwards Cooper City, Florida
Here, Cooper turns his attention to the labor policies of the two leading imperial powers in Africa, namely France and Britain, in the late colonial period, from the mid-1930s to the late 1950s.
Cooper subsequently filed a Section 1983 action against several of the law enforcement officers involved in his arrest and interrogation, alleging numerous violations of his constitutional rights.