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Bayard

(bā`ərd), Ital. Baiardo (bäyär`dō), in chivalric romance, a bay horse, remarkable for his spirit and for his unique ability to fit his size to his rider. He appears in the 12th-century French epic Renaud de Montauban and in later tales of RolandRoland
, the great French hero of the medieval Charlemagne cycle of chansons de geste, immortalized in the Chanson de Roland (11th or 12th cent.). Existence of an early Roland poem is indicated by the historian Wace's statement that Taillefer sang of Roland's deeds
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 by Boiardo, Ariosto, and Tasso.
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swiftest horse in the world. [Medieval and Renaissance Legend: Brewer Dictionary, 86]
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Bayardo, ademas de ser bello y de cuidar su apariencia, es fisicamente fuerte: "dejo rezagados a los mejores [nadadores] con veinte brazadas de ida y vuelta a traves del rio" (35); mientras a Mauro los pueblerinos lo llamaban "piernas de oro" por la velocidad con la que corre con "unas piernas largas de bailarin de ballet sovietico, una mirada de iguana asustada y unos pulmones de fuelle afgano" (15).
Schrag earned his doctorate in computer science at the University of Texas at Austin, where he met collaborator Roberto Bayardo.
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As Iranian foreign policy expert Farideh Farhi of the University of Hawaii explained: "The Iranian president can go around and sign all those things but ultimately it's the Iranian parliament that has to decide whether its going to give $350 million to develop a deep-water port in Nicaragua--and it hasn't done so." Bayardo Arce, an economic advisor to Nicaraguan leader Daniel Ortega, complains of the vaunted Iranian cooperation: "They haven't invested anything, they haven't built anything; we can't even get them to pardon Nicaragua's $16o million debt to them." In Iran there is less than total support for the President's policies.