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huckle

(ˈhʌkəl)
n
1. (Anatomy) the hip or haunch
2. a projecting or humped part
[C16: diminutive of Middle English huck hip, haunch; perhaps related to Old Norse hūka to squat]
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Bowling: Streak 10-0-63-2; Mbangwa 8-0-28-0; Whittall 8-1-39-1; Olonga 5-0-38-2; Huckle 10-0-43-1; G W Flower 2-0-13-0; Strang 7-0-38-1.
Counsel General Theodore Huckle QC said he believes the Bill was in the Assembly's legislative competence for it to pass it.
The Counsel General for Wales, Theodore Huckle QC, who grew up in a single-parent family in Blaenavon before going to study law at Cambridge, also said that a clampdown on a "compensation culture" was restricting people's access to justice.
ENGLAND shooters James Huckle and Kenny Parr won a silver medal in the men's pairs 10m air rifle event today.
SILVER JUBILEE VASE: P Bensley D Crawford M Sowden 15 M Steeples 34, S Coates S Hunter B Carr 21 C Straw 29, P Smith J Soulsby S Jordan 18 J Lee 19, G Jacques D Graham E Gates 25 L Hinds 17, A Woodward M Hibbert D Bryson 18 D Larkin 30, E Huckle M Wilkinson N Sanderson 13 B Morley 30.
PEDAL POWER: Exhall Grange pupils (middle, all in white, from left) Luke Smith, David Coulson, Andrew Tongue and Chris Robinson with cyclists (from left) Mick Huckle, Matt Bennett, Gez White, Chris White, Chris Teasdale, Richard Blower and David Taylor.
According to Wendy Huckle, a spokeswoman for the Rugby-based support group, 255 women contacted them for help between January and October last year.
The run-out of Herschelle Gibbs to a magnificent piece of fielding from Adam Huckle started the alarm bells tinkling, and the apparently invincible South African team fell apart at the seams.
With the help of her hunky American husband, Huckle, and her pet puffin, the rather Disney-esque Neil, Polly needs to save the bakery by avoiding the wrath of late Mrs Manse's misanthropic sister.
It also added to growing calls for a Welsh judge to be appointed to the Supreme Court, echoing similar calls from First Minister Carwyn Jones and Counsel General Theodore Huckle QC.
THE absence of a Welsh judge on the UK Supreme Court is unacceptable, the Counsel General for Wales Theo Huckle QC has said.
Miss Muscat rewarded the faith of her owner-breeders John and Edwina Huckle when landing the two-and-ahalf-mile handicap chase at 20-1 under Josh Byrne.