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sturdy

Vet science another name for staggers (sense 2) or gid (in sheep)
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But perhaps the biggest and sturdiest of curtains that the prince brought down was the ban on women driving in the kingdom, a ban that set it apart from all nations in the world.
The outdoor market, sharing the banks of the Tyne site with the container village, has been closed for the winter when its exposed position might have proved too much for even the sturdiest Geordie.
'Mi17 V5 is one of the sturdiest choppers in service across the world and is not usually prone to technical faults of catastrophic nature.
Senior Indian military officials, at the time of the incident, had claimed that the chopper went down after developing a "technical snag" despite the fact that Mi-17 is considered as one of the sturdiest choppers in service across the world and does not usually develop technical snags."A court of inquiry has been ordered and we cannot speculate on the reason behind the crash before it submits its report," an IAF officer was quoted by the Indian daily as saying.
Since commencing the programme in September, the students have worked in groups with their Airbus mentors on numerous projects including a contest to build the tallest and sturdiest helipad, designing and making a working glider using balsa wood and building a vehicle programmed to navigate across a map.
In his research, Zachary discovered that this driftwood comes from the endangered magkono tree (Xanthostemon verdugonianus), or Philippine ironwood, among the world's densest and sturdiest trees.
"The fact he's not blessed with the sturdiest chin adds an element of risk.
He brings excitement and drama: the fact he's not blessed with the sturdiest chin adds an element of risk.
The Actros 2041 provided through this collaboration with NBK is among the sturdiest models of its class, and is supported by readily available spare parts and repair technicians, ensuring seamless service with no interruptions for our clients across all economic sectors." GWC has a transport fleet exceeding 1,200 trucks, trailers and specialised vehicles, offering clients the advantage of a complete logistics value chain incorporated into their service offering.
Admit it, before all the fuss about touchscreens and sleek metal frames and glass back, the rave was all about the sturdiest body, intuitive interface, and interchangeable covers and keypads.
Refer to the owner's manual for the proper placement of the jack and the stands, which is typically the sturdiest part of the vehicle.