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Barbara

maid exemplifying personal and domestic neatness. [Br. Lit.: Old Curiosity Shop]
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Now Matz is back at Churchill Downs with big-shot performer Union Rags and there's no question the bay colt has a chance of emulating the great Barbaro.
Veterinary surgeon Dean Richardson and trainer Michael Matz believe the operation to repair the damaged area and fuse the ankle was a success, but warned that Barbaro still has a long way to go as there is the possibility of numerous complications.
Kentucky Derby winner and Triple Crown hopeful Barbaro was pulled up by Edgar Prado after suffering a horrible injury to a hind leg in the early stages of the extended nine-furlong contest.
After talks with Barbaro, they agreed to the current limit, which cuts potential losses by more than half, according to industry estimates.
From his own lucid perspective and deep concern, Paolo Barbaro - Venetian by adoption, according to the statement volunteered in the jacket blurb - would wish the venerable metropolis to be restored, or, more exactly, ritrovata: to be found again for the first time, as the catchy saying goes.
The racing chapters would revolve around Barbaro, the horse Matz produced for a stunning six-and-a-half-length victory in the 2006 Run for the Roses.
Roy and Gretchen Jackson, owners of ill-fated 2006 Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro have named Barbaro's yearling full-brother Nicanor.
Barbaro will face eight rivals as he tries to land the second leg of America's Triple Crown, the Grade One Preakness Stakes at Pimlico.
At the University of Padua, Ermolao Barbaro, Francesco Zabarella and Francesco Piccolomini (the latter two professors of logic and/or natural philosophy) commented on the Ethics.
Julio Barbaro, head of broadcasting regulator Comfer, expects lawmakers to approve a revision of the antiquated broadcasting law, drawn up by the 1976-83 military dictatorship, this year.