baldpate


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bald·pate

 (bôld′pāt′)
n.
1. See baldhead.
2. The wigeon of the Americas.

bald′pat′ed (-pā′tĭd) adj.

baldpate

(ˈbɔːldˌpeɪt)
n
1. a person with a bald head
2. (Animals) the American wigeon. See wigeon2

bald•pate

(ˈbɔldˌpeɪt)

n.
1. a person with a bald head.
2. the American wigeon, Anas americana, having a gray head and a white crown.
[1570–80]
bald′pat`ed, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.baldpate - a person whose head is baldbaldpate - a person whose head is bald    
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
2.baldpate - a widgeon the male of which has a white crownbaldpate - a widgeon the male of which has a white crown
Anas penelope, widgeon, wigeon - freshwater duck of Eurasia and northern Africa related to mallards and teals
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Adding to Wood Group's Gulf of Mexico activities, Wood Group PSN, the brownfield production services business, was recently awarded a five-year contract by Hess to support the Baldpate, Tubular Bells and Stampede platforms.
The deal was announced on the same day the FTSE 100 energy services giant announced its PSN business has scored a contract to deliver operations and maintenance services to Hess Corporation's Baldpate production platform in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, under a new five-year agreement.
The film is likely to send chills down your spine, with Rawal playing a negative character and donning a baldpate.
The 30-inch diameter Garden Banks pipeline has a capacity of 1 Bcf/d and transports production originating from the Auger platform in Garden Banks Block 426, the Enchilada platform in Garden Banks Block 128, and the Baldpate platform in Garden Banks Block 260.
26) The aged Tom became such an identifiable stage type that a baldpate with white hair advertised in costume catalogs was known simply as an "Uncle Tom.
Let friars and nuns and baldpate priests, with triple crown of pope,
The 30-inch diameter Garden Banks pipeline has a capacity of 1 billion cubic feet per day, and transports production originating from the Auger platform in Garden Banks Block 426, the Enchilada platform in Garden Banks Block 128, and the Baldpate platform in Garden Banks Block 260.
HOUSTON, May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will deliver operations & maintenance services to Hess Corporation's Baldpate production platform in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, under a new five-year contract.
Fight your way through a marsh--teaming with blood-sucking leeches--and track down the gang, slay their evil leader Baldpate The Bad, and return Nash to his rightful place on your dashboard.
In such a climate of duplicity, the baldpate shepherd Hylas -- who has the singular merit of practicing the inconstancy he preaches and thus eliciting with ease the admiration and love of women -- deftly crafts sophistic paradoxes which support his professed beliefs.
Then in 1998, the Baldpate field, being developed by Amerada Hess and Oryx will begin to flow gas to the GBGS.