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troll

(trōl), in Scandinavian folklore, dwarfish or gigantic creature of caves and hills. Variously friendly or malicious, trolls toiled as smiths. The mountain king in Ibsen's Peer Gynt is a troll.

troll

1
Angling a bait or lure used in trolling, such as a spinner

troll

2
(in Scandinavian folklore) one of a class of supernatural creatures that dwell in caves or mountains and are depicted either as dwarfs or as giants

TROLL

(1)
An array language for continuous simulation, econometric modelling or statistical analysis.

["TROLL Reference Manual", D0062, Info Proc Services, MIT (1973-76)].

troll

(2)
An electronic mail message, Usenet posting or other (electronic) communication which is intentionally incorrect, but not overtly controversial (compare flame bait), or the act of sending such a message. Trolling aims to elicit an emotional reaction from those with a hair-trigger on the reply key. A really subtle troll makes some people lose their minds.
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Despite the excellent results obtained with camera traps in inventories and analysis of richness and abundance of non-volant mammals (Voss and Emmons, 1996; Trolle, 2003; Lyra-Jorge et al., 2008; Tobler et al., 2008; Silva and Passamani, 2009), studies comparing sampling efficiency between devices, especially in the same site, are still scarce.
Trolle claimed she had joined Tommy at a swingers' club and gone to a man's home, where a threesome occurred.
Trolle and Weissleder represented Dean Witter Reynolds in the negotiation for 10,000 square-feet of office space, an increase of 3,000 square-feet, for a term of 10-years.
Trolle grew up and graduated from high school in the Bay Area.
Trolle has been among the "Top Five" producers in the Stamford office since 1985 and has ranked in the top one percent of all CB Commercial brokers nationwide for the past two years.
Trolle gave evidence against him, as did a long list of SSP figures including ex-MSPs Colin Fox, Frances Curran, Carolyn Leckie and Rosie Kane.
This method has been used for other patterned Neotropical felids like ocelots and jaguars (see Trolle and Kery, 2003; Silver et al., 2004).
She also revealed how former SSP party worker Trolle - branded a liar by the jury - met her and dismissed the News of the World's stories as fiction.
Formerly at 777 Long Ridge Road, Stamford, ICL recently moved into one-half of the seventh floor at Soundview Plaza, with sweeping views of Long Island Sound, Trolle said.
Las densidades de ocelotes se han estimado en un rango de 10 hasta 80 individuos en 100 [km.sup.2] en algunas areas de su rango de distribucion (Ludlow & Sunquist, 1987; Emmons, 1988; Trolle y Kery, 2003; Maffei et al., 2005; Trolle y Kery, 2005; Di Bitetti et al., 2006; Haines et al., 2006; Dillon y Kelly, 2008; Maffei y Noss, 2008; Payan, 2009).
Katrine Trolle, 31, stood by claims - rejected by the jury - that she and the married MSP had taken part in group sex.
FORMER Scottish Socialist Party activist Katrine Trolle tells the court she had group sex with Sheridan and he offered her a "wonder drug".