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Lockyer

(ˈlɒkjə)
n
(Biography) Sir Joseph Norman. 1836–1920, English astronomer: a pioneer in solar spectroscopy, he was the first to observe helium in the sun's atmosphere (1868)

Lock•yer

(ˈlɒk yər)

n.
Sir Joseph Norman, 1836–1920, English astronomer and author.
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TRICK hero Dafydd Lockyer says Pontypridd's next three games are crucial as they look to re-establish themselves at the top of the Principality Premiership.
CAPTAIN Dafydd Lockyer scored a hat-trick to lead Pontypridd to a bonus-point victory over Swansea at Sardis Road.
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Lieutenant Hughes Campbell 'Tubby' Lockyer clearly thought otherwise.
Unlike Jean Valjean, the great tragic hero of "Les Miserables," Peter Lockyer did not steal a loaf of bread as a child.
Nadia Lockyer, the former Alameda County supervisor, has added legal troubles to her marital woes after she was arrested on drug and child endangerment charges for allegedly having methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia in her home.
And Lockyer, 34, ultra professional to the last, says sentiment won't stand in the way of winning more silverware.
Australian legend Darren Lockyer really seems to have dropped below the radar through the competition, but as he is set to bow out in tomorrow's final against England at Elland Road it is hard to imagine that he will not make some indelible mark on the game.
Rosalind Lockyer doesn't have to look very far to find inspiration The founder and executive director of Thunder Bay's PARO Centre for Women's Enterprise can always find a good story from the thousands of her alumni scattered across the North.
SWANSEA 28 PONTYPRIDD 39 CENTRE Dafydd Lockyer crossed twice as leaders Ponty dominated a midmorning try fest.