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Garland,

city (1990 pop. 180,650), Dallas co., N Tex., a suburb of Dallas; inc. 1891. Since World War II, Garland has grown from an agricultural community into an important center for electronics research and for the production of electronic equipment. Other manufactures include oil-field equipment, chemicals, apparel, sheet metal, and processed foods. An air force station is there. Garland remains one of the fastest growing cities in the United States.

Garland

An ornament in the form of a bank, wreath, or festoon of leaves, fruits, or flowers.

bay leaf garland

A stylized laurel leaf used in the form of a garland to decorate torus moldings.

garland

[′gär·lənd]
(mining engineering)
A channel fixed around a shaft in order to catch the water draining down the walls and conduct it to a lower level. Also known as water curb; water garland; water ring.

garland

An ornament in the form of a band, a wreath, or a festoon of leaves, fruits, or flowers.

garland

1. a representation of such a wreath, as in painting, sculpture, etc.
2. a collection of short literary pieces, such as ballads or poems; miscellany or anthology
3. Nautical a ring or grommet of rope

Garland

Judy, real name Frances Gumm. 1922--69, US singer and film actress. Already a child star, she achieved international fame with The Wizard of Oz (1939). Later films included Meet Me in St Louis (1944) and A Star is Born (1954)
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A report aired by a private news channel said, due to changing trends and lifestyles, the traditional currency note garlands business down as people prefer to buy flower garland for grooms.
In old traditions, it was a common phenomenon to show currency notes on the bridegroom garlands but now youngsters have changed their mindsets and prefer to buy flower garlands for grooms said a youth,Faisal Zia.
Around 1,600 people lost their jobs when Garlands Call Centres went under.
Lying just streets apart Garlands, in Eberle Street, and Lomax, in Cumberland Street, were targeted by Merseyside police as part of "an extensive operation over the last few months which looked at violence, and contributory factors, such as drug supply, in the night time economy".
Alagiri, is as much -- if not more -- partial to cash garlands as Mayawati or the BSP is.
Chey Garland, chief executive of Garlands Call Centres, said: "We informed staff that the provisioning, provisioning support, escalations, fault management and tiered support work we handle on behalf of Orange was no longer required as Orange is moving some of this work to other contact centres from September 18, 2009, and refocusing the work that Garlands handles.
It means the green and gold coloured garlands used as decorations over the recent festive period are no longer required at the store.
So wrote William Dean Howells in his fullest public account of his life-long friendship with Hamlin Garland ("Mr.
Or tie together three strands of the same garland, or different garlands, and arrange them in the center of the dining room table or on top of a hall table.
a footwear and apparel manufacturer, recently announced it has entered into a new, multi-year distribution agreement with United Kingdom-based Garlands, a premier distributor of hunting apparel and sporting goods.
FANS of Garlands have launched a campaign to reopen the venue after police secured its closure after drugs raids.