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stoup

, stoop
1. a small basin for holy water
2. Scot and northern English dialect a bucket or drinking vessel

stoup

A basin for holy water, sometimes free-standing but more often affixed to or carved out of a wall or pillar near the entrance of a church.
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Liautaud and Stoup collected snow samples and deployed and tested a lightweight weather station, which relayed meteorological data every 30 minutes.
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Attending a joint meeting on the side line of the gathering of the world`s chamber of commences, Mohammad Nahavandian and John Stoup discussed expansion of bilateral interactions especially those between the two countries` private sectors.
I would have to say that Doug Stoup on my Polar expedition did not have to put up with any of the mood swings I suffered when riding in the early 90s - for the simple reason I wasn't sat in a sauna for many hours
Dunwoody and American explorer Doug Stoup reached the pole on January 18, following a course not attempted since Ernest Shackleton's failed bid in 1914.
Any random Stoup can now get together to push For recognition as "parents" of a child.
There are beautiful gardens in Combray, the cathedral of Saint-Hilaire is central to the town, the hands of the pious have worn grooves in the holy water stoup, but the devil has already long moved in and nailed up his shingle.
He is so objective that he will recommend other products in the marketplace at the expense of his own products--an absolute "no no" in the business world, according to David Stoup, co-chairman of Weil Lifestyle.
There's a leadership crisis brewing in business and modern organizations patterned on them, author Jim Stoup maintains in Managing Leadership: Toward A New And Usable Understanding Of What Leadership Really Is--and How To Manage It, and it revolves around the modern leadership's movement toward developing singular individual leadership characteristics for senior executives.
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We were brought up to accept the Crown but not believe in it, because its dominion had no power to extend beyond this temporal world, this Vale of Tears reiterated in our litanies and family rosaries, as we dipped our fingers yet again into the cold stoup of the holy-water font, and touched them to our cold foreheads.