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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
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Manger

[′mān·jər]
(astronomy)
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manger

A trough in a stable for feeding cattle.
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manger

cattle trough which served as crib for Christ. [N.T.: Luke 2:7]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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In the casualty lines, risk mangers say rates for general liability, auto liability and workers' compensation rose by up to 10 percent.
With the new stores, Pret A Manger will have 37 Manhattan locations in total.
THE job of a football manger continues to be volatile and full of uncertainty, League Managers' Association chief executive Richard Bevan said yesterday.
By radio, Mangers and the others were told to return to camp.
The other point has to do with the manger design that was in the previous issue, with the diagonal slats across the goat side.
She wrapped him in swaddling clothes and laid him in the manger, because there was no place for them in the living room.
Contingency plans include personal deliveries by mangers and at least one collection from post boxes in the Birmingham area today and tomorrow.
There was a shock for reigning champions Netherley FC who were beaten by Queens Park Mangers 3-2, and Paul Crowley managed to find the crucial goal as they beat Notinyourmums Forrest 1-0.