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Bon

Cape. a peninsula of NE Tunisia
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bon

(language)
(From "Bonnie", Ken Thompson's wife) A language designed by Ken Thompson and later revised by him to produce B.

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Baan

(Baan Company) A software company that was an early specialist in enterprise-wide applications. Founded in the Netherlands in 1978 by Jan and Paul Baan (Baan is pronounced like the name "Ron" with a "B"), Baan became a major ERP vendor operating in more than 80 countries. Its products support Unix, Windows and AS/400 platforms. In 2000, Baan was acquired by British company The Invensys Group.

In 2003, the Baan division was purchased by SSA Global Technologies, which immediately integrated the Baan applications into its own supply chain and lifecycle management portfolio. SSA Baan ERP retained its long-running name lineage until Infor Global Solutions acquired SSA at the end of 2006. For more information, visit www.ssaglobal.com.
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{dans de bon vieux temps = in the good old days; corbeille = wedding presents from a bridegroom; trousseau = wedding outfit}
"The Yellow Room, the Bete Du Bon Dieu, Mother Angenoux, the Devil, Sainte-Genevieve, Daddy Jacques,--here is a well entangled crime which the stroke of a pickaxe in the wall may disentangle for us to-morrow.
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THISTLE WINDOWS ORDER OF MERIT 1 Neil Mitchell (Bon Accord) (15) 2 Graeme Mitchell (Northern) (12) 3 Greg Ingram (Inverurie) (10) 4 Stewart Finnie (Caledonian) (8) 5 Bryan Innes (Murcar Links) (6) 6 Chris Somers (Murcar Links) (5) 7 Adrian Styles (Murcar Links) (4) 8 Barrie Edmond (Bon Accord) (3) 9 Corin Stewart (Murcar Links (2) 10 Tim Gray (Royal Aberdeen) (1) PHILLIPS TROPHY DRAW {MURCAR LINKS) 7.30 and 12.30 - James Anderson (Newmachar); Andy Campbell (Murcar Links); 7.40 and 12.40 - David Forrest (Inverurie); Ross Allerton (Bon Accord); 7.50 and 12.50 - Kyle Steel (Murcar Links); Jamie Pryde (Deeside); Timothy Gray (Royal Aberdeen).
Bon Secours Mercy Health and LifeBridge Health officially signed a letter of intent Tuesday for LifeBridge to acquire the hospital, anticipating a finalized deal this August.
"Bon Secours is a renowned health system and a model organization for making an impact on the community through its daily business," Chris Lewis, president of the Greenville Triumph Soccer Club, said in the release.
Bon Jovi said yesterday: "Hello, Larry, it's your old friend Jon Bon Jovi reaching out from the other side of Ireland or as it's known here 'New Jersey'.
Jon Bon Jovi and co will make their long awaited return in June, as part of a world tour which will see them headline major stadiums across the globe.