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sanguine

a red pencil containing ferric oxide, used in drawing

Sanguine

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

Sanguine is the traditional name for the personality temperament indicated by an excess of the element air.

Sanguine

 

a type of reddish brown crayon. Both natural and artificial sanguines consist of kaolin and iron oxides. The sanguine technique has been known since the Renaissance, when it was used by Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, and other prominent artists. The medium was especially popular in 18th-century drawings from nature. Drawings in sanguine are shaded by hatching or stumping.

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24) It also underlines the association of Cavendish with Hercules, for the sensual tendencies to which the sanguine Cavendish was prone parallel those excesses - drunkenness, gluttony, and womanizing - to which Hercules was so famously liable.
For information related to the Sanguine Corporation, contact Investor Relations: Michael Dancy, 801-746-3570, email: medancy@allwest.
Le traitement de certains cancers necessite beaucoup de transfusion et, partant, enormement de sang, idem pour les interventions lourdes qui ne peuvent se concevoir sans une transfusion sanguine qui palliera les pertes subies.
After being abducted at an early age, Thomas progresses through the ranks of the Sanguine elite, finding employment as a regime enforcer.
Sanguine Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: SGNC) is pleased to announce the selection of Gary L.
L e centre national de transfusion sanguine a Rabat lance un appel urgent au don de sang.
The newly constructed 101-room hotel will operate under a franchise agreement with long standing Owner Partner Sanguine who currently have six IHG hotels open in the UK and two under construction.
Les responsablesdu centre de transfusion sanguine de Tlemcen disent que le deficit est du au manque de donneurs depuis la saison estivaletout en precisant que le principe de prelevement de sang est volontaire.
5 December 2012 - US biotechnology firm Sanguine Corp (OTCBB:SGUI) said it had inked a letter of intent (LoI) to acquire New Alliance Pharmaceuticals Inc for an undisclosed amount.
FCH will be working on the three new hotels being brought to the city by Sanguine which include an Indigo boutique hotel on the 23rd and 24th floors of The Cube, a Holiday Inn Express at the Kennedy Tower in Snow Hill a Hampton by Hilton at Cumberland House in Broad Street.
It will be owned and operated by Sanguine Hospitality, and will become only the third Hotel Indigo in the UK.
However, those of us left behind to compete for fewer jobs and pay higher taxes will not be so sanguine.