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1. A stone mason’s axe with a flat face for knocking off projecting angular points, and a pointed peen for reducing a surface to the desired form; also called a jedding axe.
2. A heavy timber, as a timber bolted between two stanchions.
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The nullification of both the bid and award of the advertising concession to RSCI is thus beyond cavil,' the court ruled.
There is much here to like, and the book is recommended, with that small cavil.
In the video, you can see an intriguing combination of Ben Affleck as Batman, Henry Cavil as Superman, and Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman standing side-by-side against a fiery background, plus a surprise appearance of Doomsday (who "kills" Superman in the comics) with blazing laser eyes.
Other names in the frame include Henry Cavil, Michael Fassbender and Christian Bale, with even David Beckham in with a chance at 250/1.
It may seem harsh to cavil when the results are so strong, but even the highestachieving candidates must be assured of the marks they deserve.
The cavil on the number of trips apart, Modi has invested his foreign policy with a robustness that was missing in action for a long time.
This increase, however, must have resulted in total sales that are at least equal to or greater than the 2011 sales total (Thousands of 9-liter cases) Brand Supplier 2011 2012 2013 (p) Cavil Palm Bay 3,524 3,485 3,555 International Gekkeikan Sidney Frank 438 436 450 Sake Importing Brazin DFV Wines 31 30 34 Brand '12/'13% Change Cavil 2.
One cavil before my final plaudit: surely the rather basic programme-booklet could have run to giving us the poets of the songs.
We also cavil at the cost of Kirklees employing people to enforce the laws and rules but expect a pristine countryside.
FluoriGard[TM] technology is an optimized fluoride delivery system that produces a temporary shift in pH, a condition that favors remineralization and fluoride uptake in the oral cavil, Colgate says.
Andy Cavil, project manager for BAM Construction, which built the hospital, said: "I don't think you can build anything more socially rewarding than a hospital - one of this size and nature is fairly rare in Wales.
My only cavil is that this 2010 recording, mainly made in Edinburgh's Usher Hall, is aggressively bright in its engineering, resulting in a hard-edged quality to the sound.