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whirly

[′wər·lē]
(meteorology)
A small violent storm, a few yards (or meters) to 100 yards (91 meters) or more in diameter, frequent in Antarctica near the time of the equinoxes.
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By the time the Bo whirly bird prepares land at the club's nehome, the Cellnet Riverside Stadium, there are one or two changes among the passengers.
He said: "The field was so dependant on the topography and then to go sticking these whirly things right on the hillside right in the line of sight would very much have detracted from the calmness, the unspoilt effect of the battle-field."
Designs have raised impressions, such as a dragonfly, a whirly curly pattern inspired by Van Gogh's “Starry Night” painting and bumblebees, as well as other flora and fauna.
In fact, when my whirly is up, the washing on it puts pretty much all my growing space into the shade.
SWIRLY WHIRLY CHEESECAKE (Serves 12) INGREDIENTS 50g /13/4 oz roasted hazelnuts, finely chopped 100g/31/2 oz Scottish oatcakes, broken up 50g/13/4 oz stoned dates 50g/13/4 oz unsalted butter, melted 400g/14oz cream cheese 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 300g/101/2 oz strawberries, pureed, plus extra to serve (optional) 300 ml/1/2 pint double cream METHOD Line the base of a 20 cm/8 inch loose-based cake tin with baking parchment.
HAVING enjoyed David Ashforth's musing on January 12, I would like to answer one of his questions: "Who is Lady Susan Brooke, who has been training for years and ran a horse called Raduis Bleu at Chepstow last Saturday?" In the 1980s, I owned and managed a licensed betting office in Shaw Cross, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire - Whirly's, by name.
The pictures on the endpapers were actually drawn by the children, even the 'whirly patterns that some might call scribbles' of the 18-month old.
Turning to the whirly birds, NorthropGrumman's Fire Scout has started to prove its worth with real action during its second at-sea deployment by providing intelligence support to special operations forces and US Navy anti-piracy mis Two fire Scouts were operating from the USS Hal iburton in early January for those operations conducted by the 5th fleet.
The Lechler Stainless Steel 567 Series Whirly is a rotating tank cleaning nozzle that is designed for cleaning small- to medium-sized tanks that are from 3'-10' in diameter.
Those elaborate railings were still there, those whirly twirls painted white now.
Old cow skulls, yes, like Georgia O'Keeffe was so fond of painting, and those whirly things that blow across the landscape now and then, but not islands, which by definition are surrounded entirely by water.)
GOODWOOD: 1.55 Squall, 2.30 Sikeeb, 3.00 Gumnd, 3.35 Total Command, 4.10 Sherjawy, 4.45 On Terms, 5.20 Whirly Dancer, 5.50 Theology.