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heavy

1. having a relatively high density
2. (of soil) having a high clay content; cloggy
3. (of an industry) engaged in the large-scale complex manufacture of capital goods or extraction of raw materials
4. cloudy or overcast, esp threatening rain
5. (of an element or compound) being or containing an isotope with greater atomic weight than that of the naturally occurring element
6. Horse racing (of the going on a racecourse) soft and muddy
7. 
a. a villainous role
b. an actor who plays such a part
8. Scot strong bitter beer

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In R/T (radio telephony) terminology, it means large aircraft in the heavy wake turbulence category (e.g., “Air-India 123 heavy”). The suffix indicates that the aircraft is a large transport, alerting controllers and following aircraft to the possibility of wake turbulence.
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Chris will be entering the heaviest tomato, heaviest bell pepper, heaviest three tomatoes, the longest chilli, longest runner bean and heaviest marrow categories - all of which has been grown on his allotment.
The cash prizes will also be given to owner of heaviest sheep and goat.
Prizes will be first, second and third for heaviest round fish and first, second and third for heaviest flat fish Fishing is from 11am to 3pm with low water (1.2m) at 1.30pm.
This year, strawberry farmer Jason Edwas produced the heaviest berries, after a set of ten berries weighing 540 grams beat last year's heaviest berries which weighed 350 grams, in the annual contest's open category.
By Monday, a total of 111.3mm of rainfall was recorded in the month of February, raising total rainfall since October 1 to 592.8mm, suggesting that this rainy season could rise to the second heaviest since 1901.
The GSAT29 tends to be the heaviest satellite to take off from Indian soil.
Fishing the rock marks at Marsden, Browne took three fish, one of which was the heaviest of the match weighing 5lb 13oz.
Ben Wyatt received the award for the biggest bass, while the one for the heaviest smooth hound went to Dean Huggins and for the heaviest flatfish to Ted Beecher.
The heaviest bag of 7960g, which included the heaviest single fish - a cod of 2355g, was taken by Arran Stead.
An Egyptian believed to be the world's heaviest woman has successfully undergone weight-loss surgery in India, doctors said Thursday.
The baby, born in 2012, was the heaviest in the last five years of those born at the university hospital in Walsgrave.
THE heaviest baby born in the North East last year weighed more than 12 pounds.