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douse

[dau̇s]
(metallurgy)
To thrust a hot piece of metal into a liquid during the hardening process.
(mining engineering)
To locate and delineate subsurface resources such as water, oil, gas, or minerals.
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So Dowse gave the other two a ride the cemetery, the affidavit said.
Tony Trigg, prosecuting at Merthyr Tydfil Crown Court, said Dowse, 34, of Maindy Court, Church Village, and Lyndsey Williams had been in a relationship but split when their son, Alfie, was three months old.
SISTER ACT: Emily Dowse, right, has been given a place at The Northern School of Contemporary Dance in Leeds and her sister Becca Dowse, left, has been in the ITV drama Just Henry (AC240112Bdows)
Lowery, of Cramlington, Northumberland, and Dowse, from nearby Mayfield Dale, pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of child cruelty and a judge could only give them 12-month jail sentences suspended for two years.
It left a judge at Newcastle Crown Court with no option but to free Dowse and Lowery on suspended prison sentences.
JOHN taught me to dowse last year and I have been a huge fan ever since.
As the Sunday Mirror exclusively revealed last April Tristan was adopted by Dowse and his Azeri wife, Lala, in July 2001.
Work with a friend and dowse each other's biofieid (aura) and notice how your friend's biofieid changes when they move over the dowseable targets.
They are also based, as Dowse slyly points out, around the notion of torturing the main character.
Miss Dowse, now a manager at a branch in Willenhall, Walsall, was accused of picking on trainee Mr Andrew Gilbert because she regarded him as a threat.
The bank had sacked Mr Gilbert after complaints by Miss Dowse before he had completed his probationary period.
Dowse with a ``psychotic look on his face'' who began swearing at officers and ignoring their instructions to surrender, according to a report by Police Chief Bernard C.