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taw 1

 (tô)
tr.v. tawed, taw·ing, taws
To convert (an animal hide) into white leather by treating it with a mixture containing alum and salt.

[Middle English tawen, from Old English tawian, to prepare.]

taw′er n.

taw 2

 (tô)
n.
1. Chiefly Southern US A large, fancy marble used for shooting.
2. The line from which a player shoots in marbles.
3. A game of marbles.
intr.v. tawed, taw·ing, taws
To shoot a marble.

[Origin unknown.]

taw 3

 (täf, tôf)
n.
Variant of tav.
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I have a fief in the Rue Tirechappe, and all the women are in love with me, as true as Saint Eloy was an excellent goldsmith, and that the five trades of the good city of Paris are the tanners, the tawers, the makers of cross-belts, the purse-makers, and the sweaters, and that Saint Laurent was burnt with eggshells.
Address : Project Administrator Office , Tribal Area Sub Plan ,Near Lal Tawer, Rajpipla,
Compatriot Ma'ali Tawer finished third at the Arabian level and sixth at the west Asian level, while his countryman Nawaf Al Dhaen came fourth at the Arabian level and seventh at the west Asian level.
MP, Afaf Tawer expressed hope convoys be dispatched to all parts of the country , indicating to important role of people's diplomacy in enhancing relations between countries.
The head of the parliamentary subcommittee on information and tourism, Afaf Tawer, for her part, stressed that official media outlets will stay neutral towards all candidates.
In the Overall Men category, Kieran White won the top prize, Mli Tawer bagged second and Hazem Jassim third, while in the Overall Women category, Lorna Bradford was the winner, Shannon Lebeuf stood second and Glenis Driscoll third.
The meet was moderated by Egyptian academic and legal expert, Nijad Bari, and the chair of the Sudanese Parliamentary Media Committee, Afaf Tawer.
Jan Keulen, director of the Doha Centre for Media Freedom (left), Afaf Tawer, chair of the Sudanese Parliamentary Media Committee (centre) and Nijad Bari, Egyptian academic and legal expert (right) talk about the Sudanese press law and recommendations produced by concerned experts and officials at a press conference held at the Centre.
We have more reasons than any other Arab country for an uprising," said Siddique Tawer, of an opposition umbrella group.
It was more than a stroll for Bahraini Maawli Tawer who broke the 21.
POc *maca low tide, dry (Marck 1994), *mamasa dry (Lynch 1994) thawal(a) shore, coast: Meriam Mir tawer (11)
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