Streek

Related to Streek: streeker, lucky streak
v. t.1.To stretch; also, to lay out, as a dead body. See Streak.
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Emma Jane can add and subtract in her head like a streek of lightning and knows the speling book right through but has no thoughts of any kind.
Contract award notice: Eu tendering cleaning csg het streek (netherlands-ede: Cleaning and sanitation services)
Ye'll make a grave for my fair body," Running rain in the mill-water; "And ye'll streek my brother at the side of me," The pains of hell for the king's daughter.
Vande Streek were married on Saturday, May 23, 2015, on the lawn at The Mill at Plein Air in Taylor.
En este sentido se adopta el modelo de Streek y Thelen (2005), quienes sugieren cinco modos de cambio que explican la transformacion de las instituciones, entendiendo que el cambio ocurre de manera gradual, alcanzando pequenos puntos de quiebre: sustitucion, cambio por capas, cambio por falta de rumbo, por conversion y por agotamiento.
Simon Bruinders slaag grootliks daarin om die Suid-Kaap en meer bepaald George en sy inwoners se geskiedenisse van grondstryde aan die orde te stel, trouens een van die min kreatiewe Afrikaanse tekste oor die streek.
130; Wolfgang Streek, 'How Will Capitalism End', New Left Review, 87, May/June 2014.
Vande Streek P, Caretta RF, Weiland FL, Shelton DK.
Namely, "diminished growth rates, the maturation of welfare states and an aging population" (Schafer and Streek 2013, 1).
Van den Broeck (in Horsten & Van den Broeck 2009) se mening dat die mens die globale nie anders kan konseptualiseer as vanuit sy eie lokale ervaringswereld nie, lei in Terug naar Walden tot 'n verplasing van die globale ekonomiese krisis na Van den Broeck se tuisgebied, die Kempen, 'n streek wat toenemend deur die uitbreiding van die naburige stad Antwerpen in beslag geneem word.
The weed is also responsible for transmission of tobacco streek virus (Sharman et al.
The differences between the Wall Streek Journal forecasts and the average Beige Book scores in Table 3 are similar to those in Table 2 although slightly larger and even more pessimistic.