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shag

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1. a napped fabric, usually a rough wool
2. shredded coarse tobacco

shag

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another name for the green cormorant (Phalacrocorax aristotelis)
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From the expert to the aspiring dancer, preeminent instructors Ken and Sandy Jones will provide shag and line dance lessons.
New York Home Fashions Market, as this colorway--while always popular--has been on the rise in the home furnishings category Other themes at market included shags and Americana.
Expected results: The expected outcomes of the project include: An expert proposal for a new marine IBA in the Slovenian sea; Designation of a new marine SPA in Slovenia, on the basis of knowledge acquired during the project; Expert guidelines for protocol in cases of accidental oil spills; Integration of IBA and Natura 2000 targets into the management practices of stakeholders; Greater public awareness of the importance of the Slovenian sea to Mediterranean shag conservation.
According to Hem Sagar Baral, Chairman of the Nepalese Ornithological Union, with the breaching of the Koshi dam in 2008, the Indian Shag may have entered Nepal for the fish stock in the Koshi river that went up temporarily.
Fusion takes shags to a whole new level both visually and texturally.
The Farne Islands are home to more than 80,000 pairs of breeding seabirds which include four internationally important species - Arctic terns, sandwich terns, roseate terns and shags.
It doesn't look like you are walking into a 1970s head shop: There are no beads on the wall, no orange shag carpet.
If your office palette is gray, silver, and charcoal, you might want to think about adding Chiasso's Plynl Shag Mats ($168 for a 3-by-5-foot mat), an office-sturdy solution to your workday blahs.
Almost any baseball fan would give his (or her) right arm to walk on the grass of "the house that Ruth built," shag flies in the outfield that was once patrolled by Mickey Mantle, sit on the bench formerly occupied by Yogi Berra, and tread the same bases as Joe DiMaggio, Roger Maris, Don Mattingly and hundreds of others who wore the Yankee pin stripes.
Enhanced with the Pink Panther illustrations of San Diego-based artist Shag, this compendium of happy time beverages includes a sampler CD with music from the "Pink Panther's Penthouse Party " featuring Mailbu, St.
A source said: "We've cheekily called it Shag Island, because that's what we want the stars to do.