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curtana

(kɜːˈtɑːnə)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the unpointed sword carried before an English sovereign at a coronation as an emblem of mercy
[C15: from Anglo-Latin, from Old French cortain, the name of Roland's sword, which was broken at the point, ultimately from Latin curtus short]
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In his review of Anne Applebaum's Iron Courtain, Max Frankel states the following about Ms.
The global recession was hardest on smaller companies, according to Rocky Courtain, sales manager with MorehouseCowles, a manufacturer of milling equipment, dissolvers, and multi-shaft mixers.
Dreadnot 4g Dr Fong - Courtain No Rush Man Syndicate -470 RPR 98b He ran a good race first time but was disappointing at Fairyhouse on his second start.
La idea de la transparencia, ya explorada en las catedrales de la edad media, consiguio su climax en la fachada de courtain wall moderna, ya que no solo trajo luz al edificio, sino que tambien representa una delgada-casi imperceptible-piel entre el espacio publico y privado, y dependiendo de las cualidades de la fachada puede incluso reflejar el entorno.
The ads read "I have a pair of Wimbledon tickets for Thursday 26th June, Centre Courtain London, England.
En 1758, Jacques Courtain, procureur au Conseil du Cap et juge dans le proces de Makandal et de ses complices, ecrivit un Memoire sur les << macandalistes >>, a l'intention des magistrats qu'il croyait mal informes.
COTTAGE GROVE - A memorial service will be held March 15 for Linda Marie Courtain of Cottage Grove, who died March 8 of heart failure.
Perhaps, but the dedicatory epistle to Jacqueline Courtain, Dame de Loyselet, one of the three daughters of Jacques Courtin, a neighboring friend of Marconville, calls into question the purely "esthetic" dimension of the tales.
Courtain (the Short Sword), one of the swords of Ogier the Dane; Sauvagin e was the other, and each took Munifican three years to make .
Courtain - Linda Marie Courtain, 53, of Cottage Grove, died March 8.
Rocky Courtain has joined MFIC Corporation as western regional sales manager responsible for the western region of the U.