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, common name for the largest members of an order of game birds called pigeon-toed fowls, which includes the white-crested guan and the rufous-bellied chachalaca, Ortalis wagleri.
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He told Guan, of Heol Dirion, Colwyn Bay: "She was crying and screaming , it was obvious to you she was resisting, but no one was going to hear her in your vehicle in that quiet location.
We are SO happy to know that luhan has a girlfriend now, guan xiaotong
Elsewhere they evoke the playful touch of Lewis Carroll, as in this line from The Great King Guan and the Single Sword Meeting: "That guy is afflicted with an angry nature but manifests a heroic bravery; / Snicker-snack he'll grab that jeweled belt at your waist, / And rest that steel blade on the back of your neck" (p.
Guan said he knew he was violating the law when he sought to smuggle more than $400,000 of rhino horns and sculptures made from elephant ivory and coral, falsely labeling them as ''handicrafts.
adds Huang Guan Lin, executive director and general manager of Ningbo Shenzhou Knitting Co.
The SENNEBOGEN telescopic cranes are particularly characterised by their flexibility and high reliability," said David Liaw Wie Sein, managing director of Guan Chuan.
Byline: Hui Xiong, Xiaohong He, Wenxiu Zhang, Changli Li, Mei Li, Weijun Guan and Yuehui Ma
The Chinese authorities are considering a "Tobin tax" on financial transactions to deter speculative capital flows, said Guan Tao, head of the department of international payments at the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE).
Hong Kong: China's teenage golf star Guan Tianlang is confident he can replicate his success at the US Masters by making the cut at the Hong Kong Open this week.
WEICHERT, REALTORS[R]--The Franzese Group announced that Realtor Xue (Sue) Guan has joined the company sales team.
Bin Guan of the Joint Institute for Regional Earth System Science and Engineering, a collaboration between NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, Calif.