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batiste

[bə′tēst]
(textiles)
A plain-woven, sheer fabric made from fibers of relatively small diameter; texture is very soft.
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Batiste showcased for the Lebanese audience his talent and dexterity in switching from one instrument to another, moving from piano to melodica to drums.
Ward orchestrates a power and scale so furious, so consuming--with an aftermath of such utter ruin--we can honestly feel, like the Batistes, we never saw it coming.
He had a number of friends and associates, often relatively high-stake gamblers, some of whom found it easier to gamble with him, perhaps because he gave them better odds," said Batiste, adding Stott should be dealt with on the basis he had cost the revenue around pounds 14,000 in gambling duty.
Batiste and the four other men were convicted in May for "seeking to form
According to the prosecution, Batiste suggested an attack on the Sears Tower - the tallest skyscraper in the US.
1990) documented 27 distinct springs discharging into the Lower Portneuf River between Batiste and Siphon roads (Figure 1).
The Oakland-based foursome spawned in 2002 via a collaborative vision of guitarist Austin Barber and drummer Scott Batiste, who were joined by guitarist Tyler Morris and bassist Cyrus Comiskey.
Performed by such artists as Metropolitan Opera diva Barbara Conrad, choreographer Chuck Davis, jazz artists Jullian "Cannonball" Adderly and Alvin Batiste and actor Moses Gunn, Stewart's compositions are created with a sensitivity that touches the base of the human soul.
If not, Batiste said, the 1st Infantry will attack the ancient city, whose warren-like center lies in the shadow of a spiral-shaped 9th century minaret.
When I had the misfortune to have to let Major General [John] Batiste go on to bigger and better things--we're under no illusions what people think about service in the Pentagon compared to commanding a division, so there was no way to get in the way of that one--I started interviewing, and I just searched around, and I ended up with the best athlete.