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harbinger

Obsolete a person sent in advance of a royal party or army to obtain lodgings for them
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dandelions, with whose golden blooms Walter had crowned her his queen of love and future bride--dandelions, the harbingers of spring, her sorrow's crown of sorrow--reminder of her happiest days.
It was now the middle of May, and the morning was remarkably serene, when Mr Allworthy walked forth on the terrace, where the dawn opened every minute that lovely prospect we have before described to his eye; and now having sent forth streams of light, which ascended the blue firmament before him, as harbingers preceding his pomp, in the full blaze of his majesty rose the sun, than which one object alone in this lower creation could be more glorious, and that Mr Allworthy himself presented--a human being replete with benevolence, meditating in what manner he might render himself most acceptable to his Creator, by doing most good to his creatures.
Those from the north to the southwest are the harbingers of fair weather and a clear sky.
He had that sense, or inward prophecy, --which a young man had better never have been born than not to have, and a mature man had better die at once than utterly to relinquish,--that we are not doomed to creep on forever in the old bad way, but that, this very now, there are the harbingers abroad of a golden era, to be accomplished in his own lifetime.
com)-- Harbinger Systems, a global provider of software engineering services, today announced its selection in the Global Outsourcing Top 100 service providers listing by International Association of Outsourcing Professionals[R] (IAOP[R]).
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Without corroborating evidence of Harbinger's apparent ability from other races, the lack of in-depth opposition, and any real evidence that the three horses immediately behind him ran to their highest mark, the King George cannot be taken as proof that Harbinger is as good as the handicappers claim.
to becoming a minor shareholder, Harbinger Capital Partners continued to fade in influence at the newspaper publisher late last month, as it sold off more shares in the company.
Harbinger Capital Partners Master Fund, which holds a 19.
The merger agreement from Harbinger Capital Partners, the owner of Salton and Applica, which was announced in February, stipulated that the merger close by July 31.
Last October, New York hedge fund Harbinger Capital Partners agreed to acquire the 60 percent it didn't already own of Applica Inc.
All too aware of the shift in the market, the traditional EDI players such as Sterling Commerce, GEIS and Harbinger have acquired internet-based e-commerce companies to hasten their ability to compete for business in the electronic commerce age.