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common name for some members of the Caryophyllaceae, a family of small herbs found chiefly in north temperate zones (especially the Mediterranean area) but with several genera indigenous to south temperate zones and high altitudes of tropical mountains.
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any of various caryophyllaceous plants of the genera Silene and Lychnis, having red, pink, or white flowers


1. Saint Edmund. 1540--81, English Jesuit martyr. He joined the Jesuits in 1573 and returned to England (1580) as a missionary. He was charged with treason and hanged
2. Jane. born 1954, New Zealand film director and screenwriter: her films include An Angel at My Table (1990), The Piano (1993), Holy Smoke (1999), and In the Cut (2003)
3. Thomas. 1567--1620, English poet and musician, noted particularly for his songs for the lute
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Brighton Mugadza opened the scoring for Campion on 26 minutes and the scorer remained 1-0 at halftime.
A sustainable urban projects lighting company, Campion International has a number of offices in the UAE and is the local agent for increasing number of lighting brands.
The first series of Top Of The Lake , co-written and directed by Campion for television, was visually stunning (set on New Zealand's breathtaking South Island), thrilling (you never knew where you were going in this police procedural about a missing girl), superbly acted (Elisabeth Moss as the troubled detective Robin Griffin is terrific) and brilliantly bonkers (the commune of separatist-feminist-utopian women led by Holly Hunter's guru takes some beating on the fruit-loop front).
In reply, Colwyn were on the ropes at 138-5 before Campion (62) and Will Higginson (23 not out) took the hosts to the verge of victory with a stand of 72.
Campion previously served as senior vice president of R&D and CMO at Prosensa Holdings and then group vice president, Neuromuscular Franchise at Biomarin following the Prosensa acquisition.
Hoops goalkeeper Craig Hyland made a flying save to deny Campion from a free kick on six minutes.
Campion has more than 30 years of experience in the private banking industry.
d Campion was a hired hitman for feuding criminal gangs in Limerick before he was locked up.
This should come as no surprise to Campion aficionados.
The shorts were made in collaboration with Gerard Lee, Sally Bongers and Alex Proyas, among others, while Campion was at the Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS).
Campion settled in and told me about her business founded on compassion, loyalty, and a tradition of hard work.
Campion money when she saw his car at a pawn shop and went inside to find him selling her son's video game console and DVDs, which she took back.