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nock

1. a notch on an arrow that fits on the bowstring
2. either of the grooves at each end of a bow that hold the bowstring
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That America's peace-loving brother democracy, Britain, consistently had outspent the allegedly warmongering Germany seemed to Nock like an important detail, one that might shed light on the question of which imperialist country actually bestrode the globe like a military colossus.
Dr Sixto Batitang, consultant pathologist at the hospital said an overdose of the drug, not presently controlled under the Misuse of Drugs Act, had killed Mr Nock.
I hope, for their sake, that their theory proves to be correct for the only other conclusion that can be drawn is that Ms Nock recklessly took a drug that only a fool could fail to recognise as potentially dangerous.
Nock said he and his colleagues are now trying to replicate the early results and are assessing different versions of the test: "I think we have promising early findings, and now we really want to first try to improve on our predictive accuracy.
Just over two years later a careless Nock ran out onto the street without looking and right into the path of a VW bus.
In the coming week, in various locations in Austria and Switzerland, Nock will also attempt the longest cable crossing with a bike and try walking the longest and highest rope down a valley.
Broyles, son of former University of Arkansas Athletic Director Frank Broyles, partnered with Nock and Brandon Barber on the Metro District condominium project in downtown Fayetteville.
Nock called wave energy the best option among other alternative sources to fossil fuels - solar and wind - because the intensity of the ocean's energy is strongest.
If more rain came and we have similar conditions as we had last time, we would seriously consider it but I'm just going to bide my time for a couple of days," said Nock.
Nock attributes some of the current political support for traditional marriage as an attempt by politicians to lower welfare costs because research indicates that married people are healthier, live longer, and are less likely to be poor.
AIR NOCK'' may not have the same ring to it as ``Air Jordan,'' but that's not about to keep Bello Nock on the ground.
desk drawers, Nock made the essential point: ransack the past for