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Clive

Robert, Baron Clive of Plassey. 1725--74, British general and statesman, whose victory at Plassey (1757) strengthened British control in India
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[29] Peaceman AM, Andrews WW, Thorp JM, Cliver SP, Lukes A, Iams JD et al.
Compared with nonsmokers, lower mean birth weight has been reported for infants born to women who reported cigarette smoking during the first trimester or throughout pregnancy (range, 55-189 g) (Cliver et al.
(10.) Ramon Rodriguez Chacin, Hugo Armando Carvajal Barrios, and Henry de Jesus Rangel Silva were among the names designated by the Treasury Department on September 9, 2008 (see www.treasury.gov/press- center/pressreleases/Pages/hp1132.aspx); on September 8, 2011, Amilcar Jesus Figueroa Salazar, Cliver Antonio Alcala Cordones, Freddy Alirio Bernal Rosales, and Ramon Isidro Madriz Moreno were also designated for providing arms and security to FARC (see www.treasury.gov/press-center/press-releases/Pages/tg1295.aspx).
Many were surprised when Al Gore has announced he is backing climate change sceptic and Australian PUP leader Cliver Palmer in a press conference in Canberra last week.
Films could still be seen on certain evenings during the week but the curtain eventually came down on its cinematic history on August 27, 1977 when the double bill of Lilly Lamarr in The Sexorcist and Al Cliver and Silvia Dionisio in Una Ondata di Piacere (Wives of Lust) played to the final 'adult' audiences.
The man of the match award was made by former international referee Cliver Norling, who selected the young Glynneath lock Lloyd Bayliss.
Worn and knife-scarred plastic boards are "impossible to clean and disinfect manually, especially when food residues such as chicken fat are present," wrote Dean Cliver of the University of California at Davis on the University's Web site.