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reeve

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1. English history the local representative of the king in a shire (under the ealdorman) until the early 11th century
2. (in medieval England) a manorial steward who supervised the daily affairs of the manor: often a villein elected by his fellows
3. Canadian government (in certain provinces) a president of a local council, esp in a rural area
4. (formerly) a minor local official in any of several parts of England and the US

reeve

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the female of the ruff (the bird)

reeve

[rēv]
(naval architecture)
To pass a rope through a hole or opening in a block, ringbolt, or similar device.
To fasten something by passing a rope or line through or around it.
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Almost every story in the timeline (and there are many) was written by Reeve. Of the several songs he turned to in the course of chronicling the saga, we thought "This Has Happened Before" by Rosanne Cash - referring to another UT controversy that led to the impeachment of a governor - summed it up beautifully.
She's a sweet kid." And to prove his sincerity, Jack Reeves agreed to donate a $25,000 reward for information leading to his wife's return.
A senior Parachute Regiment source said: "Reeve is a barefaced liar whose actions are a great disservice to the men and women who put their lives on the line for Britain."
The court heard Reeve, 50, had been banned from driving for 22 months in 2007 for another drink-driving offence.
Ms Reeve admitted the facts in a written statement to the hearing panel, who also found that the pupil involved had "told a number of untruths".
Isma Mukhtar, prosecuting, said people on the balcony had noticed Reeve appeared to be drunk and "hyper" and was falling about.
But the sleazy teacher was reported to police after one victim found out Reeves had been prosecuted last year for a similar offence and was on the Sex Offenders' Register (SOR).
Leisure Leagues Chief Operating Officer Ishaq Shah on the occasion said that Kevin Reeves has conducted trials in four cities and selected players without any pressure.
An experienced and UEFA licensed foreign coach Kevin Reeves has conducted trials in Islamabad, Lahore, Quetta and finally in Karachi and has shortlisted players for selection of Pakistan socca team for Socca World Cup.
When Keanu Reeves walked onstage at a video game conference in Los Angeles in June, Peter Sarkisyan marvelled at how the actor seemed to transcend his earthly form.
But while unsure about getting a film adaptation of his game, Reeves' involvement in the project makes the movie "more than a possibility." 
In the early 1900s, Reeves served on the battleships USS Wisconsin (BB--9) and USS Ohio (BB--12), as a line officer, in addition to a shore tour at Annapolis, where he was an instructor in the Department of Physics and Chemistry.