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manger

Nautical a basin-like construction in the bows of a vessel for catching water draining from an anchor rode or coming in through the hawseholes

Manger

[′mān·jər]
(astronomy)

manger

A trough in a stable for feeding cattle.

manger

cattle trough which served as crib for Christ. [N.T.: Luke 2:7]
References in classic literature ?
Finally, not finding anything else in the manger, he tasted the hay.
Next morning, when he awoke, Pinocchio looked in the manger for more hay, but it was all gone.
The other side of the Manger is formed by the Dragon's Hill, a curious little round self-confident fellow, thrown forward from the range, utterly unlike everything round him.
They took their sweating steeds from under the yoke, made them fast to the mangers, and gave them a feed of oats and barley mixed.
She turned her steeds; the Hours presently unyoked them, made them fast to their ambrosial mangers, and leaned the chariot against the end wall of the courtyard.
At certain times they need salt, and if that salt is not in the mangers they will lick it up from the earth.
But the old horse was there alone, mumbling his crib with toothless jaws, and Ethan whistled cheerfully while he bedded down the grays and shook an extra measure of oats into their mangers.
The circumstance of having another listener to the wonders unfolded by Wegg, or, as it were, another calculator to cast up the guineas found in teapots, chimneys, racks and mangers, and other such banks of deposit, seemed greatly to heighten Mr Boffin's enjoyment; while Silas Wegg, for his part, though of a jealous temperament which might under ordinary circumstances have resented the anatomist's getting into favour, was so very anxious to keep his eye on that gentleman--lest, being too much left to himself, he should be tempted to play any tricks with the precious document in his keeping--that he never lost an opportunity of commending him to Mr Boffin's notice as a third party whose company was much to be desired.
the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced that international food and coffee brand, Pret A Manger has selected NetSuite OneWorld for finance management.
NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, today announced that international food and coffee brand, Pret A Manger has selected NetSuite OneWorld for finance management.
30 pm on Tuesday by a passerby, about one- and- a- half kilometre from the Manger police post in Faridabad.
Pret A Manger, a UK based fast food chain, has signed a franchise deal with Emirates Leisure Retail (ELR), and the brand's first outlet in the UAE will be located at Terminal 1 of Dubai International Airport.