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halcyon

1. Greek myth a fabulous bird associated with the winter solstice
2. a poetic name for the kingfisher
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It was in the year after that of my novitiate, a halcyon period at the Albany, when Raffles left no crib uncracked, and I played second-murderer every time.
In the midst of this inextricable mass of plants and sea weed, I noticed some charming pink halcyons and actiniae, with their long tentacles trailing after them, and medusae, green, red, and blue.
These halcyons may be looked for with a little more assurance in that pure October weather which we distinguish by the name of the Indian summer.
Halcyon Jets Holdings Inc (OTCBB: HJHO), a broker of on-demand aircraft services, has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire a majority interest in private aviation company A-List Jets.
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Systems management software supplier Halcyon Software has launched its upgraded High Availability Suite product for systems management operations and now features the User Profile Monitor and the Disk Space Monitor.
He told the court that Wooton had hired Halcyon Security to monitor the clientele.
But what you will never see in his Halcyon Gallery is an unmade bed surrounded by dirty knickers or half a sheep in formaldehyde because the trendy school of artists, like Tracy Emin and Damien Hirst, are definitely not his thing.
Three of the European entries-Daymarti from France and the Irish-trained pair Halcyon and High King-are bound for the
Peering through the pod's windows, you'll see yourself leave the Earth as you jump to hyperspace and draw closer and closer to the Halcyon, a starcruiser/armed starship, which will be your home for the next two days.
The leading figurative sculptor whose work is inspired by such masters as Michelangelo, Bernini and Rodin will exhibit in London at the Halcyon Gallery from 29 April to 30 June.
Port Jefferson Station, NY, April 08, 2019 --(PR.com)-- On Tuesday, March 25, New York Radiation Specialists unveiled its brand new Varian Halcyon Linear Accelerator, at New York Cancer & Blood Specialists' Eastchester Center for Cancer Care.