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growl

Jazz an effect resembling a growl, produced at the back of the throat when playing a wind instrument

growl

[grau̇l]
(geophysics)
Noise heard when strata are subjected to great pressure.

Growl

Notification software for Mac OS X applications. Web browsers, download managers, email clients and other programs employ Growl to display a small pop-up window that alerts the user to some event such as new mail or a completed download. Users can choose the Growl's window style and degree of translucency. For more information, visit www.growl.info.
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Along with other verbs, such as bawl, croak, growl, or snarl, these two occurrences contribute to the depiction of Quilp's wickedness (see section "Daniel Quilp (The Old Curiosity Shop)").
Growl was always up against it in a field of such depth, yet he finished off his race sweetly to take sixth spot and was not beaten that far by potential starlet Harry Angel.
* PLAY GROWL--Like my dogs in the feed room, dogs often growl while playing, just as they exhibit other behaviors in play that are often associated with aggression, such as bites, snarls, muzzle punches, and body slams.
I can see plenty of money coming for Growl early doors, most of it will be mine, so if you're getting on make sure you do so before the price becomes too skinny.
Hoof It, the 2011 Stewards' Cup winner he owns with his manager Chubby Chandler, led inside the final furlong and finished just three-quarters of a length behind Growl in third under Nathan Evans.
Dinesh Lalvani, founder and CEO of Growl Media, proprietor of Apply Kids, the brand under which their apps are released, said: "Samsung is a respected, popular brand name in the Middle East that makes quality, hi-tech products for consumers around the globe and Growl Media does the same.
Recordings of tiger growls have been shown to scare away marauding elephant herds in India.
He also growled at me one time when I scolded him for going wild and running toward the front door when someone opened it.
Growl Media specialises in the development of mobile apps for children and its aim is to become "the region's lead- ing publisher of high quality content for mobile devices".
Evidence tending to prove that a dog has vicious propensities, for purposes of an owner's liability, include a prior attack, the dog's tendency to growl, snap, or bare its teeth, the manner in which the dog was restrained, and a proclivity to act in a way that puts others at risk of harm.
Sound effects: sound of footsteps in the snow, coming closer, then a low growl, like we heard before, and pounding on the door
He grabbed his MAD Hyper Growl call and went nuts, imitating the frenzied, guttural noises a buck makes when its aggression and testosterone are boiling over.