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cowboy

a conventional character of Wild West folklore, films, etc., esp one involved in fighting Indians

cowboy

[Sun, from William Gibson's cyberpunk SF] Synonym for hacker. It is reported that at Sun this word is often said with reverence.
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Ms Parry - a student at Glyndwr University in Wrexham - weighed 10st 3lb, which was "a healthy weight" for her 5ft 10in frame, but she wanted to get down to 9st 7lb, according to Ms Cowman.
March 10: Professor Krista Cowman, University of Lincoln, and author of Mrs Brown is a Man and a Brother - Women in Merseyside's Political Organisations 1890-1920, will talk about Jeannie Mole, and Lynn Collins, TUC North West Regional Secretary, who will introduce the life of Mary Bamber to mark 150 years of union women, at 1pm.
To aid this compliance MODA Version 3.3 features a new, fully searchable audit trail that lets scientists easily track changes made through a sample's lifecycle," said Sinead Cowman, EU business development manager for Lonza Informatics.
The Lichfield Street memorial was unveiled by Rear Admiral Sir Walter Cowman on February 20, 1920 with near regal pomp.
To aid this compliance MODA Version 3.3 features a new, fully searchable, audit trail that lets scientists easily track changes made through a samples lifecycle, said Sinad Cowman, EU Business Development Manager for Lonza Informatics.
Cowman also seized a second-hand iPhone from a mobile phone shop, telling staff it had been stolen in a burglary.
Over the course of the week, the students were introduced to key members of the university's academic and administrative staff, including President - Professor Sameer Otoom, Chief Operating Officer - Stephen Harrison-Mirfield, Professor Joe McMenamin - Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Head of School of Nursing and Midwifery - Professor Seamus Cowman. RCSI's Institute of Leadership (IOL) is Ireland's only third-level institution dedicated to developing the leadership, management and educational capacity of health professionals.
Professor Alan Cowman who led the study said in the statement that the malaria parasite could not penetrate a human red blood cell when key proteins were deleted.
Dan Charles Cowman, MD (Coe College), 60, was a U.S.
The largely wooden-clad set changes impressively smoothly and quickly, though swinging on the barn struts did seem to set it swinging too during The Farmer and The Cowman.