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hurley

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hurly

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1. (Team Sports, other than specified) chiefly Brit another word for hurling
2. (Team Sports, other than specified) Also called: hurley stick the stick used in playing hurling
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By Hurley Weir, a little higher up, I have often thought that I could stay a month without having sufficient time to drink in all the beauty of the scene.
When Will Hurley, a middle-aged man who clerked in a drug store and who also belonged to the church, offered to walk home with her she did not protest.
One of the many strengths of this book in fact is Hurleys ability to juxtapose masses of historical medical information with highly personal stories his own and those of others which give a human face to this impersonal killer.
Readers can sense Hurleys frustration when he writes During the year I spent researching this book diabetes has been prevented in mice dozens of times yet none of those treatments has been proved effective in humans.
Samco Investments and the Hurleys have taken over operation of the store, which has managed to keep the same team of employees that was already in place.
It does if you own the store," joked Ann Hurley, an 18-year veteran of the KATV-TV, Channel 7, sales department.
GANGS of tree thieves have been robbing landowners of their prized ash trees - to feed the huge demand for hurleys.
The trees, which make thousands of hurleys every year, are disappearing in the middle of the night as forests and farms are raided by organised robbers.
DJ Daly from Pallaskenry, Co Limerick, said: "I was turning out 100 hurleys a week and I have an order for ash with Coillte.
But Mr Shanahan, who has been making hurleys for 40 years, said: "I prefer to see the tree myself before it is felled because then you know what kind of timber will be in it.
In fact, four generations of Hurleys were present at Friday night's game.
The contest marked the first meeting between Newbury Park coach George Hurley and his son Ethan, a 1989 graduate of Newbury Park, now in his second year as an assistant at Sahuaro.