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1. A fortification of massive scale, generally of monumental character and sometimes including an urban core; also called stronghold.
2. A protected place of refuge.
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Headquartered in Midland, Texas, Stronghold Energy II is focused on the Central Basin Platform of the Permian Basin and intends to acquire meaningful acreage positions for oil and gas development.
Field sources said on Monday that the Al-Nusra Front forwarded more fighters to Northeastern Hama as the Syrian Army troops are inching closer to one of the main strongholds of the terrorist group in the region.
Apache Stronghold, who returns in a Listed chase over 2m6f, has taken some noteworthy scalps in his short but promising career, with his finest hour coming in the 2015 Flogas Novice Chase at Leopardstown, where he narrowly accounted for Valseur Lido.
Stronghold has a Gulf Coast refinery and petrochemical market and serves nearly all regions of the US.
2017 Stronghold Members purchasing before November 5 will be given the chance to renew in 2018 for free if they can help the Vikings do the business on the field.
Karachi -- In a latest of a series of developments, Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain's posters were removed from party strongholds in Karachi and other cities of Sindh.
The military on Tuesday said it had seized two strongholds of the Abu Sayyaf in Basilan after more than a month of military operations.
To satisfy applications requiring protection in large to confined spaces, GEMSTAR Stronghold cases are available in multiple sizes and configurations.
Mosul / Nina / Peshmerga forces bombed on Saturday the stronghold of Daash near Tal Asgav area north of Mosul, with mortar shells, according to a source in the Ministry of Peshmerga.
The bombing targeted the joint air force command in Sanaa, Rima Hemayed military base in Senhan, stronghold of the former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, south of Sanaa and Al-And air base north of Aden.
You will break free when you uncover the simplicity and power of abiding in God's stronghold.
APACHE Stronghold is difficult to oppose on his eagerly-awaited chasing debut in today's Porter & Co.