cattie


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cat·tie

 (kăt′ē)
n.
Variant of catty2.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cattie - any of various units of weight used in southeastern Asia (especially a Chinese measure equal to 500 grams)
Cathay, China, Communist China, mainland China, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China - a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
weight unit, weight - a unit used to measure weight; "he placed two weights in the scale pan"
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The family balanced that work with running their 300-head beef cattie operation.
In a study of 162 adults with HIV and 82 adults without HIV, Cattie and colleagues (2012) found that adults with HAND were slower at completing an executive function task (Tower of London-Drexel Version), had more errors in problem solving, and inadvertently violated rules of the task compared with those who did not have HAND and adults without HIV.
The crazy ones are also suitably named; Pagal Kutta uncle and Cattie Auntie.
Very peacefully in hospital surrounded by her loving family, after a long illness bravely fought, on 26th April 2012, aged 64 years, Florrie, beloved wife of Colin (Col), much loved mam of Norma, Marty, Tony, Amanda and Colin, beautiful nana of Michael, Emma, Katie, Kenneth, Richard, Katrina and great nana of KaceyLeigh and Lilly, also a special motherinlaw of Ken, Jane, Cattie and Kerry.
All farmers involved have agreed to raise the cattie outdoors, and feed them mainly on grass and their mothers' milk.
THE STORY: When successful Houston realtor Misty Mueller dies in a car crash, her estranged childhood friend Catherine Desplaines is shocked to learn that she has been named as the guardian of Misty's 15-year-old daughter, Cattie.
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Is Denn really just a mark to Cattie, or something more?
SEATTLE - Kori Wilgus scored two goals, and Cattie Cram added a goal and an assist, and Lane Community College defeated Shoreline 4-0 in NWAACC women's soccer Saturday.
The studied causes were: accidental, cultural, cattie, disposal of garbage, intentional, unknown causes and urban causes.
Sir - I have followed with interest the letters about the boyhood game of cattie, which brought back pleasant memories.