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covey

a small flock of grouse or partridge

covey

[′kəv·ē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A brood of birds.
A small flock of birds of one kind, used typically of partridge and quail.
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that the covey was originally sprung in Mr Allworthy's own manor.
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The Covey story admits of more than one interpretation, however, as Douglass concedes.
Coyote-smooth, the man lured a covey of customers to where he held up a weaving three feet by two.
David Charles Covey HUNTLEY - David Charles Covey, 76, of Huntley passed away on Sunday February 18, 2018.
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SOUTH LANCASTER - Philip Maurice Covey, 77, of South Lancaster, passed away on July 20, at Emerson Hospital in Concord, surrounded by his family.
Nick Covey, Link Transit's finance and facilities manager, said the two entities had been on a month-to-month lease, with the agreement that they could stay until Link was able to find a new tenant for the space.
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Habits 4--6 are described by Covey as the "Public Victory", as they are the basic paradigms of interdependence.
It is of significance that this expression of ambivalence occurs in the Narrative prior to Douglass's fight with Covey, the "nigger breaker," for it is my contention that such ambivalence was resolved with the outcome of that confrontation, a moment that also witnessed the birth, in the consciousness of the "former" (as he sees himself at the time) slave, of an extraordinarily intense and ardent individualism.
Covey, PhD, author of Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, delivered his message to a standing-room-only crowd at the National Conference.