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maw

the mouth, throat, crop, or stomach of an animal, esp of a voracious animal
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Let the reader picture to himself a series of visages presenting successively all geometrical forms, from the triangle to the trapezium, from the cone to the polyhedron; all human expressions, from wrath to lewdness; all ages, from the wrinkles of the new-born babe to the wrinkles of the aged and dying; all religious phantasmagories, from Faun to Beelzebub; all animal profiles, from the maw to the beak, from the jowl to the muzzle.
In her capacious maw was room for all the hosts of earth that could be hurled at her.
We met in the maw of a hurricane, and parted in the maw of a shark, with seventeen intervening years of comradeship, the like of which I dare to assert has never befallen two men, the one brown and the other white.
Childless thou art, Childless remaine: So Death shall be deceav'd his glut, and with us two Be forc'd to satisfie his Rav'nous Maw.
Two others oped their iron jaws, And waved their children-stealing paws; There sat their children in gewgaws; By stinting negroes' backs and maws, They kept up heavenly union.
They had escaped shipwreck; conflagration; Indian tomahawks and war-clubs; the fagot and the stake; nay, even the cannibal maws of the South Sea Islanders.
It was my maw who inspired me to keep going - because she always wanted me to just do the best I could and entertain folk.
Adaptability is organic to 4th MAW, as they must hone, modify and apply their skills to each mission.
A Government spokesman said, "The Government reviews the MAW for FDHs regularly.
Maw Maw, who left the Catholic Church because "she needed God direct, not on a priest party line" sees trouble everywhere.
Front, Rebecca Maw, <B Groundwork's Community Engagement Officer, and Coun Alan Kerr
There is also an integration between eMoney and MAW.