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manger

Nautical a basin-like construction in the bows of a vessel for catching water draining from an anchor rode or coming in through the hawseholes

Manger

[′mān·jər]
(astronomy)

manger

A trough in a stable for feeding cattle.

manger

cattle trough which served as crib for Christ. [N.T.: Luke 2:7]
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The "dirty" work: In the studio Manger is extraordinarily specific, executing a rond de jambe en l'air at the barre as if her supporting knee is too hot to touch.
A spokesperson for Pret A Manger, based in London, told Gulf News last year that the company had received a "really fantastic customer response to our first UAE shop at Dubai International," and as a result were looking at other "more centrally-located sites in Dubai.
While a magnificent choir of angels envelopes the manger with its heavenly songs (music: Hark the Herald Angel Sing) Jesus is born mystically, appearing as a naked babe shivering in Mary's arms (music: Silent Night).
Pret A Manger is a perfect fit for this fantastic Midtown location," said Totolo.
It took at least 10 men to control the ropes that held the comet to the pulley, making the comet move up and down as it continued its glide toward the manger.
In being laid in the manger, Jesus became at once both food and the receptacle of food for the hungry, making the manger the centre of the story of salvation.
Pret A Manger now counts around 390 shops in five markets, serving over 450,000 customers a day.
The leopard suffered severe head injuries," said head constable Amar Singh of Manger police post.
Pret A Manger CEO Clive Schlee commented on the announcement, and said: "The UAE is a brand new territory for us, and with Dubai International now the busiest international airport in the world, we believe the new shop will present an exciting opportunity for Pret.
The city is considering a dramatic solution to the problem -- digging a tunnel under Manger Square.
EVERY team playing every match at this level (not just this level) should be primed to win and if not the manger should not be their manger.
The free Coffee Shop Calories Counter app, developed by Nutracheck Itallows you to choose your milk preference, cup size and any extras, such as syrups, cream or sprinkles at Costa, Starbucks, Caffe Nero or Pret A Manger and calculates the calories.