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gaff

1. Angling a stiff pole with a stout prong or hook attached for landing large fish
2. Nautical a boom hoisted aft of a mast to support a gaffsail
3. a metal spur fixed to the leg of a gamecock
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The bonus point score came on 35 minutes from another line-out, this time taken cleanly and driven across the line, Gaff touching down for his second.
After that we brought him in close for the gaff, I could tell it was a legal fish.
AUSTRALIA SQUAD: Eddie Betts (Adelaide), Grant Birchall (Hawthorn), Luke Breust (Hawthorn), Patrick Dangerfield (Geelong), Dustin Fletcher (Essendon), Andrew Gaff (West Coast), Brendon Goddard (Essendon), Robbie Gray (Port Adelaide), Dyson Heppell (Essendon), Luke Hodge (Hawthorn), Sam Mitchell (Hawthorn), Leigh Montagna (St Kilda), David Mundy (Fremantle), Robert Murphy (Western Bulldogs), Nick Riewoldt (St Kilda), Tom Rockliff (Brisbane Lions), Jarryd Roughead (Hawthorn), Nick Smith (Sydney Swans), Jake Stringer (Western Bulldogs), Harry Taylor (Geelong), Chad Wingard (Port Adelaide), Easton Wood (Western Bulldogs).
Caption: Rodney Isaac and Laurel Gaff feature in the show 'Ever since Helen', by Philippe Talavera, a thought provoking piece that focuses on Gender Violence and all its associated evils.
Gaff, who appeared to be washing dishes at an outdoor sink during a recent visit, said he lives on the property and acknowledged that the city has told him not to.
Penny Gaff Publishing, LLC specializes in speculative fiction (specifically clockpunk, steampunk, and dieselpunk) ePublications.
RESTORATION: Daniel Adamson tug on the Manchester Ship Canal in 1981 SHOOTING THE BREEZE: Dutch gaff schooner De Gallant, built in 1916, taking part in the new Irish Sea Tall Ships Regatta, with two ECHO competition winners
In the same article Mike Olley has blown the gaff on decision-makers within the city council by insinuating they take no note of equal opportunities by stating "let's hope they are able to help the city get its man (for a man it will probably be)".
This book shows us round his own gaff, Barton Court, the house he has called his country home since 1977.
I would like to thank Gaff Phillips for writing such a well balanced critical analysis of the current nurse practitioner (NP) pathway.
Cole Henderson scored in the corner following swift back movement and it was converted by Jack Gaff.
At the same time, the Postcards From Hollywood stories that television columnist Gaff Pennington has been filing from the TV columnists' West Coast Winter Warm-Up will now also be carried in 10 other Lee newspapers, from the Pantagraph and the Times of Northwest Indiana to the Decatur Herald and Review and the Arizona Star.