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tun

1. a measure of capacity, usually equal to 252 wine gallons
2. a cask used during the manufacture of beer
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TUT s Student Development and Support provides dedicated academic support services such as courses to improve study methods as well as improving reading speed and comprehension.
The government mulled it over when Tut was discovered.
Queen mother Tiye listens to arguments from both candidates, but in the end she decides that her grandson, Tut Ankh Amon, a name derived from hieroglyphs meaning 'living image of Amon', should ascend the throne.
Some scientists believe the penis may have been swiped at some point after the body was embalmed, raising the possibility that it could have been a conspiracy to spare Tut, in the afterlife, the "locker room" variety of embarrassment.
Besides the priceless gold artifacts found in Tut s tomb, he was also equipped for the afterlife with some 130 canes and staves -- some with signs of wear -- and a veritable pharmacy.
En este trabajo se utilizan las directivas de evaluacion de tierras para la agricultura en secano (FAO, 1985), cor el proposito de identificar y caracterizar los TUT actuales del area de estudio, ya que el cafe que se cultiva en la microcuenca del rio Monaicito se encuentra bajo secano cor diferentes niveles de tecnologia productiva.
Arriving at the O2 centre in East London, Prince Charles and Camilla were greeted by local schoolchildren complete with King Tut headdresses.
This leaves just one card, so you simply say the word THIS, turn up the King Tut card, and place it here, in position 5, to conclude the stunt.
Under the definitive merger agreement Motorola has now acquired all of the outstanding shares of Tut Systems common stock.
In the old days a Minister would be caught sleeping with his secretary or taking cash in brown envelopes, the press and the public would tut loudly, and the shamed MP would slink off, shamefaced, to spend more time with his or her family.
Our participation in the VidTran's interoperability demonstration of Forward Error Correction is part of our ongoing commitment to provide standards-based content processing solutions for wide-scale IPTV deployments," stated Mark Tiedeman, vice president of Marketing at Tut Systems.
The official site for the Tut exhibition contains useful information about venues and ticketing.