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limey

US and Canadian slang
a British sailor or ship
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Refreshing and minerally with ripe stone fruits and a limey, tropical fruit finish.
THE LIMEY THIS overlooked Steven Soderbergh thriller from 1999 sees Terence Stamp do the best strangulated Cockney accent since Dick Van Dyke got his bonce stuck up a chimney in Mary Poppins.
Erysimum thrive in chalky, limey soil and the bees love them.
If your soil is limey you can still grow these types either in containers or raised beds filled with lime free ericaceous compost.
In the northern Bowen Basin area, D'Aguilar geologists have recognised a similar set of favourable parameters - limey and carbonaceous sediments and volcanic rocks in regionally extensive Coal Measures at the base of the Bowen Basin, which have been faulted and sheared to produce a porous and permeable host able to absorb mineralising solutions emanating from porphyry style intrusions emplaced in long and pervasive fault corridors, as occurs in Nevada.
In fact, Bondy's paymasters would probably regard Tesco plc in its entirety as some kind of Limey mom and pop store.
Jevons is a limey with a thick northern British accent and the gift of gab--which is perhaps why some locals call his lace "The Flying Windbag"--making it a must for barhopping gossips.
This scene from Steven Soderbergh's The Limey (1999), featuring Peter Fonda as the cool, corrupt protagonist, recently got me thinking about that brief but influential fragment of time we call the psychedelic moment, a period steeped in fantasy, instantly mythologized and marketed.
The silty limey mudstones or limestones of the Undifferentiated Chouteau/ McCraney seem to contain more whole Graptolites, which may represent the environment from which the Graptolites lived.
Beautiful meadowy, gingery aroma; limey and crisp on the palate.
The Cinebar was launched this week by Bass Ireland at La Lea in Belfast with the screening of Steven Soderbergh's The Limey, featuring Terence Stamp and Peter Fonda.
El elegido para aprovechar tal paquete es Steven Soderberg, quien habia comenzado echando tiros con Sexo mentiras y video y recientemente habia sorprendido con el brillantisimo ejercicio de estilo The Limey (Vengar la sangre) con Terence Stamp, donde este interpretaba al mismo personaje hecho para Ken Loach en Pobre vaca (1965).