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1. Mountaineering any of various devices such as piton or nut when used as a direct help in the ascent
2. (in medieval Europe; in England after 1066) a feudal payment made to the king or any lord by his vassals, usually on certain occasions such as the marriage of a daughter or the knighting of an eldest son

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The school district is very supportive of the music programs, but the Music Aiders expand what we can offer the students," said Ms.
Washington est egalement pret a aider a renforcer sur le plan institutionnel (renforcement des moyens de planification et bonnes pratiques) l'armee tunisienne, saluee par M.
Among these would be first aiders from other firms and mining towns, there to pick up ideas and tips and they would bring their families for an afternoon's entertainment.
7206(2) is invoked if the aider assisted in the preparation or filing of a knowingly false return.
SBS was sued as an aider and abettor of USAI making such alleged false statements.
L'Algerie appelle l'ensemble de la communaute internationale a se mobiliser face a la deterioration de la situation en Libye, et a aider ce pays a [beaucoup moins que]relever tous les defis qui l'assaillent[beaucoup plus grand que], a indique, hier, le ministre des Affaires etrangeres, Ramtane Lamamra, dans une declaration a l'APS.
The programme is offered to schools throughout Wales for children aged 7-16 and forms an important part of our vision to have a first aider on every street in Wales.
Within two minutes a first aider at the store was with me to see if I was badly hurt.
In one Government department and its quangos, allowances include PS150 for being a fire marshall, PS200 for being a first aider or PS600 for not bringing a car to work.
Trained first aider Robbie began pumping his chest and alerted paramedics to take him to Ysbyty Gwynedd.
Teams consisting of two people took part in an eight-minute pairs test and two six minute individual tests during the event organised by first aider Martin Joyce, of Allesley Park, and volunteers from around the region.
Mme Clinton a souligne que "clairement il y a beaucoup de travail" a fournir pour aider le Pakistan.