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creese

 (krēs)
n.
Variant of kris.

creese

(kriːs)
n
(Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) a rare spelling of kris

kris

(kris)

n.
a Malay dagger with a wavy blade.
[1570–80; < Malay karis (sp. keris)]
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Noun1.creese - a Malayan dagger with a wavy bladecreese - a Malayan dagger with a wavy blade  
dagger, sticker - a short knife with a pointed blade used for piercing or stabbing
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On the walls, over the doors, on the ceiling, were swords, daggers, Malay creeses, maces, battle-axes; gilded, damasked, and inlaid suits of armor; dried plants, minerals, and stuffed birds, their flame-colored wings outspread in motionless flight, and their beaks forever open.
CREESE Marion Peacefully on Sunday at Tregaron Hospital, Marion of Llangeitho; beloved wife of the late Grenville Wreford Creese, a loved mother of Vivien, respected mother-in-law of David and a dear aunt to Lorraine.
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Creese and Frisby note that community feminist research (CFR) is often under-supported at many academic institutions despite being on the cutting edge of interdisciplinary, collaborative, and policy-oriented research.
Creese in the black with Red Dick Creese got a quick return when he first bought the Julia Feilden-trained Red Hearts, and he was back in the winner's enclosure with her a second time after she won the seller.
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Now is the time to definitely have advanced technology folks and strategy people, the ones who look a year or two ahead, look at this stuff and stay abreast of it, even if the time isn't yet right to purchase," says Burton Group analyst Guy Creese.
It's an acknowledgement Google Docs is a threat and that storing documents on line is important enough that users want it in the same application, says Guy Creese Research Vice President at Gartner.
lt;p>"I think the price decrease is a combination of Microsoft tuning its infrastructure and continued competition in the space," said Creese.