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Garland,

city (1990 pop. 180,650), Dallas co., N Tex., a suburb of Dallas; inc. 1891. Since World War II, Garland has grown from an agricultural community into an important center for electronics research and for the production of electronic equipment. Other manufactures include oil-field equipment, chemicals, apparel, sheet metal, and processed foods. An air force station is there. Garland remains one of the fastest growing cities in the United States.
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Garland

An ornament in the form of a bank, wreath, or festoon of leaves, fruits, or flowers.

bay leaf garland

A stylized laurel leaf used in the form of a garland to decorate torus moldings.
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garland

[′gär·lənd]
(mining engineering)
A channel fixed around a shaft in order to catch the water draining down the walls and conduct it to a lower level. Also known as water curb; water garland; water ring.
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garland

An ornament in the form of a band, a wreath, or a festoon of leaves, fruits, or flowers.
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garland

1. a representation of such a wreath, as in painting, sculpture, etc.
2. a collection of short literary pieces, such as ballads or poems; miscellany or anthology
3. Nautical a ring or grommet of rope

Garland

Judy, real name Frances Gumm. 1922--69, US singer and film actress. Already a child star, she achieved international fame with The Wizard of Oz (1939). Later films included Meet Me in St Louis (1944) and A Star is Born (1954)
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Garland, 46, claimed that he had a gun and he had hired two London hitmen to carry out his threats to kill her and her stepfather Hylton Bell, the day after he was released from five months on remand for similar phone threats.
Garlands, which this month unveiled plans to create up to 1,000 jobs in South Tyneside, has eight call centres at Hartlepool Marina, Middlesbrough and Stockton.
The same night sees Garlands launch its own pre-bar - Matinee Idol.
Known for its unmistakable blend of colourful exuberance, outrageously wild entertainment and huge lineup of DJs, Garlands is known throughout the city - but now it's time to say goodbye.
will take guests on a trip down memory lane with the iconic Happy Days television show as The Garlands presents "Happy Days are Here Again!" on Friday, June 22, at The Garlands of Barrington Performing Arts Center, 1000 Garlands Lane, Barrington.
Clubbers can come and see it live up to its outrageous reputation once again at the "Garlands Gathering" before the Garlands team takes off on a tour across the UK and around the globe with dates in Ibiza and Dubai.
A report aired by a private news channel said, due to changing trends and lifestyles, the traditional currency note garlands business down as people prefer to buy flower garland for grooms.
A wedding planner said, I have seen that the new generation stays away from such unnecessary displays of wealth but it is the old generation that wants to continue it mostly in the name of tradition".In old traditions, it was a common phenomenon to show currency notes on the bridegroom garlands but now youngsters have changed their mindsets and prefer to buy flower garlands for grooms said a youth,Faisal Zia.
Around 1,600 people lost their jobs when Garlands Call Centres went under.
YOU WILL NEED: 200g bag of popcorn 100g bag of dried cranberries (costs around PS1.80) Yarn or strong cotton (doubled up) Darning needle This should be enough to create at least three 1m garlands WHAT TO DO: Step one: Prepare the materials.
Ask the DMK about cash garlands and that's the answer one can expect.
NORTH East call centre group Garlands is creating 50 jobs after securing more business with mobile phone network 3.