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Adj.1.150 - being ten more than one hundred forty
cardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"
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Now when these poor sun-burnt mariners, bare-footed, and with their trowsers rolled high up on their eely legs, had wearily hauled their fat fish high and dry, promising themselves a good 150 pounds from the precious oil and bone; and in fantasy sipping rare tea with their wives, and good ale with their cronies, upon the strength of their respective shares; up steps a very learned and most Christian and charitable gentleman, with a copy of Blackstone under his arm; and laying it upon the whale's head, he says -- Hands off
Now, if I have made reservoirs of a size equal to this tenth, or capable of holding 150 tons, and if I fill them with water, the boat, weighing then 1,507 tons, will be completely immersed.
Thirty francs; but I pay that out of my 150 francs, -- that is understood, -- and as I require only eighty francs for my journey, you see I am overwhelmed with luxury.
Around the tables, and at the further end of the room where the trente-et-quarante table was set out, there may have been gathered from 150 to 200 gamblers, ranged in several rows.
I had not gone more than 150 yards, however, when I heard a hideous outcry behind me, which caused me to run back again.
Sight for 150 yards, and wait till the beast turns broadside on.
When Captain Head talks of riding fifty leagues a day, I do not imagine the distance is equal to 150 English miles.
He was the commander and owner of the only tug-boat on the river, a very trim white craft of 150 tons or more, as elegantly neat as a yacht, with a round wheel-house rising like a glazed turret high above her sharp bows, and with one slen der varnished pole mast forward.
Ford has announced that its F-150 trucks have registered a 150 per cent increase in sales across the GCC in 2012, owed to the continuously growing popularity of the truck in the region.
Sethi, who was handed back- toback defeats on Friday, was trailing by a frame before he resurrected his game just in time to overpower Aidan Murray of Ireland 3- 1 ( 102- 150, 150- 59, 151- 2, 152- 27) in the Group A clash.
Lynette Brown, 47, of Camellia Court, Fairwater, Cardiff, was fined pounds 150 with pounds 60 costs and a pounds 15 victim surcharge.