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Old Style

the former method of reckoning dates using the Julian calendar

Old Style

(OS) See New Style.
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"Our advice for anyone would be to get rid of their old style chip pans and ensure that you have a working smoke alarm on each level of your home.
Designed specifically for at-home gourmet pizza making, Pappy Fred's Old Style Pizza Sauce is made with all-natural ingredients, including whole imported San Marzano tomatoes, crushed tomatoes, imported olive oil, fresh onions, garlic, sea salt, basil, oregano and black pepper, all of which add a fresh, light taste to homemade pizzas.
"My sincere advice is to throw away your old style chip pan.
The Elephant on the Tyne, on Green Lane, Felling, is seen by many, including Leah Bell, to be one of the best places to see the old style of entertainment once seen regularly around the social clubs of Tyneside.
The transition period ends on August 6, until which time all existing licences may be converted from the old style Justices Licence to the new two-tier system of a Premises Licence and a Personal Licence.
The latch comes in either the old style or the new triangular style.
From old style chicken dance tunes to straight ahead fancy dance songs, this group wails with the best of them.
The six-piece jazz band will be back playing old style music from way back when it notches up its 12th monthly appearance in Holmfirth.
PROBLEM--Previously, the company melted with an old style dry-hearth furnace that was unable to maintain a precise temperature, used gas inefficiently and suffered from excessive oxide formation and oxide penetration into its refractory lining.
"The old style was characterized by marketers sending masses of inquiries to potential customers via snail mail, phone and fax, with the hope that some people will buy."
The most arcane typographic symbols and options--like Old Style Figures, True Small Caps, and ligatures--now just take seconds to apply (see illustrations previous page).
When it comes to church practices as fundamental as forms of vestments and types of music, "we are still using the old style of service," agreed Assistant Bishop Philip Aung Khin Thein of the Diocese of Mandalay, at 42 the province's youngest bishop, "It's not easy to change because we are fixed for so many years."