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1. a conspicuous and often rounded natural elevation of the earth's surface, less high or craggy than a mountain
2. over the hill Military slang absent without leave or deserting


1. Archibald Vivian. 1886--1977, British biochemist, noted for his research into heat loss in muscle contraction: shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1922)
2. Damon Graham Devereux, son of Graham Hill. born 1960, British motor-racing driver; Formula One world champion (1996)
3. David Octavius 1802--70, Scottish painter and portrait photographer, noted esp for his collaboration with the chemist Robert Adamson (1821-- 48)
4. Geoffrey (William). born 1932, British poet: his books include King Log (1968), Mercian Hymns (1971), The Mystery of the Charity of Charles Péguy (1983), and The Orchards of Syon (2002)
5. Graham. 1929--75, British motor-racing driver: world champion (1962, 1968)
6. Octavia. 1838--1912, British housing reformer; a founder of the National Trust
7. Sir Rowland. 1795--1879, British originator of the penny postage
8. Susan (Elizabeth). born 1942, British novelist and writer of short stories: her books include I'm the King of the Castle (1970) The Woman in Black (1983), and Felix Derby (2002)
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What does it mean when you dream about a hill?

To climb and climb is to struggle and not succeed, whereas to reach the top of the hill is to have succeeded.

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A land surface feature characterized by strong relief; it is a prominence smaller than a mountain.
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Headquartered in Mobile, Alabama, Hiller extends its reach globally as well as in domestic markets with offices in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.
Hiller Law firm stands out because you can get legal advice that you can't get anywhere else we know of: 1) You are facing divorce, and you may or may not want it.
"For anyone who doesn't know how tough this decision was for me doesn't know the love I have for Gallatin County," Hiller said.
The Hiller Companies extends its reach globally as well as locally with offices in Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Nevada, South Carolina, Texas, Utah and Virginia.
Hiller was born in Bramhall, Cheshire, in August 1912, the daughter of Manchester cotton manufacturer Frank Watkin Hiller and Marie Stone.
Ms Hiller said: "Through carrying out a range of administrative duties for both Mr Adams and the rest of the team I hope to allow the team to focus on their individual roles without being tasked with additional admin.
"Instead of focusing on investors who have a certain level of assets or are in a certain life stage, it is better to start with the consumers who need your solution," Hiller suggested.
The inclusion of works in homage to Gertrude Stein, Marcel Duchamp, and Joseph Beuys signaled lines of investigation Hiller has sustained throughout her career, from automatic writing and visualizations of the aura, to a continued interest in bodies of water (in the case of Beuys, holy water).
While she works with ephemera as Pop artists did, and while the appearance of Hiller's work may resemble her conceptual contemporaries and forbearers, her thinking has always been different.
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A Booklet for Hotel Managers and Others" by Jokima Hiller (an Instructor for the Hospitality and Restaurant Administration department at Missouri State University in Springfield, MO) reveals seven of those ways in a quick and easy booklet where author Hiller shares her real-life experiences and expertise.
Jumeirah Beach hotel has promoted Daniel Hiller to executive chef, after four years of him filling the executive sous chef role.