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westing

[′west·iŋ]
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The distance a craft makes good to the west.
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Dusty copies of To Kill a Mockingbird, Lord of the Flies and The Westing Game suffered greasy tire marks I could not wipe away.
Westing, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, unpublished data).
En el corazon de las selvas del Peten, en lo que actualmente es Guatemala, en la cima del Templo IV, joya arquitectonica legada por los mayas del Periodo Clasico, dos jovencitas turistas estadounidenses-con ropa Calvin Klein, con calzado Nike, con lentes de sol Rayban, con telefonos portatiles Nokia, camaras fotograficas digitales Sony, video-filmadoras JVC y tarjeta de credito Visa, hospedadas en el hotel Westing Camino Real y habiendo viajado con millas de <<viajero frecuente>> por medio de American Airlines, hiperconsumidoras de Coca-Cola, Mc Donald's y de cosmeticos Revlon-comentaban al escuchar los gritos de monos aulladores encaramados en arboles cercanos: <<pobrecitos.
PreK-12 titles available through Follett include: 'Of Mice and Men' by John Steinbeck; 'The Westing Game' by Ellen Rasking; 'James and the Giant Peach' by Roald Dahl; 'Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry' by Mildred D Taylor; 'The Fault in Our Stars' by John Green; 'Lord of the Flies' by William Golding; and 'The Kite Runner' by Khaled Hosseini.
Mystery Book Discussion Group "The Westing Game'' by Ellen Raskin, 6:30 p.
CLARKE NEWBERY MEDAL THE WESTING GAME [pipe]ELLEN RASKIN
On the morning of 21 May 2010, a report on one of the regional television newscasts from Swedish public service broadcaster SVT covered the wedding of Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and Daniel Westing.
I could predict a lunar eclipse, like Columbus did for the Indians, saving himself and his crew from starvation, but now I could do little more than heed the rumors of the westing wind.
Westing, "The Environmental Component of Comprehensive Security", Bulletin of Peace Proposals, 20: 2 (1989), p.
Westing, "War as a Human Endeavor: The High-Fatality Wars of the Twentieth Century," Journal of Peace Research 19, no.
Nuclear cooperation with Japan is extremely crucial for India's ambitious nuclear programme, as major nuclear power companies like White Westing House, General Electronics even Frence's Areva use Japanese components in their Nuclear reactors technology.

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