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see winewine,
alcoholic beverage made by the fermentation of the juice of the grape. Wine is so ancient that its origin is unknown. The earliest archaeological evidence of winemaking dates to 8,000 years ago, and wine is mentioned in early Egyptian inscriptions and in the literature of
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hock

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1. the joint at the tarsus of a horse or similar animal, pointing backwards and corresponding to the human ankle
2. the corresponding joint in domestic fowl

hock

2
1. any of several white wines from the German Rhine
2. (not in technical usage) any dry white wine
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Prosecutors said Hocking acted as a lookout while other men went inside.
Hocking (1850-1935) based the story on characters he'd met in his ministries in Liverpool and other northern towns.
Coloring parties with friends and family are popular pastimes now and they are a great idea and a fun activity to plan during a staycation or getaway in the beautiful Hocking Hills area.
Bridgend Magistrates' Court heard how Mr Hocking, 22, had been waiting alone outside the Two Brewers pub in Brackla, Bridgend, for his sister to collect him after he had watched the Wales v New Zealand autumn international on Saturday, November 22.
DuPont knew that C8 was on Little Hocking's property where there were wells that Little Hocking used to provide potable water to approximately 12,000 people in ten different townships in southeastern Ohio.
The other series on view, "Detroit Nights," 2007-12, evokes George Brasses signature representation of Paris, to the extent that Hocking distills his own city by similarly using a filter of streetlights and fog.
'We are very excited to work with Comerica to maximise the market impact of its broadcast dollars and help increase their outreach and communications efforts to businesses and consumers,' said Kara Hocking, principal of Hocking Media Group.
After receiving yet another rejection letter from a publisher, Hocking decided to turn to e-book stores as a last-ditch attempt to get her books on the market.
The company said that Hocking sold the majority of her one million Kindle books independently using Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP).
He would not be very proud of his greatgrandson!" In his election address, Silas Hocking appears to support votes for all women: "I should vote for 'one man, one vote' and the removal of the anomalies that exist in our present electoral system," he says.
Jenny Hocking soon found that so little was generally known about Whitlam's early life that she decided to extend her biography to two volumes.
On the return of flanker Hocking, No 8 Pitman broke from the scrumand fed Hocking who plunged over the home line for the crucial score.