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Big Daddy

wealthy Mississippi landowner of humble origins. [Am. Lit.: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof]
See: Wealth
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The acreage exchange with Clayton Williams encompasses approximately 21,000 net acres in the company's Big Chief prospect in Reeves County, Texas.
On this afternoon, Mendle's research assistants Alexandra Holmes '16 and Kathleen McCormick '16 walk 14 girls from the camp store to Big Chief, where they spread out on a collection of mismatched chairs around several tables.
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In view of Clr Light''s comments I hope he took the opportunity to inform his big chief Cameron that the imposed cuts were too deep.
So, I am already planning how to spend the money and then what happens, the big chief has to leave for London, the chap who knows the financier gets flu and the contact I have says let's put it on hold and now it has been six weeks and I am the one out in the cold.
We close with Professor Longhair's "Big Chief" in honor of Justice Nathan Hecht, who will replace Wallace Jefferson as chief justice of the Texas Supreme Court.
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THUMBS DOWN: To big chief of the Zulus in South Africa, King Goodwill Zwelithini who has slammed gay people as "rotten" He claims that "traditionally there were no people who engaged in same-sex relationships ...
You listen to the manager week in and week out, sometimes when the big chief comes in it makes an impact.
Anderson's manager, Gina Rodriguez, told TMZ that she is trying all possible ways to get Capri on the show, and has even petitioned big chief Jeff Ross.