n.1.(Zool.) The bleak, a small European fish having scales of a peculiarly silvery color which are used in making artificial pearls.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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"We freshened him up for a couple of months and he has taken to fences like an old hand.'' Alburn's victory on his tenth career outing in the second division of the Open Maiden was a real family affair as the nine-year-old, owned, trained and bred by Richard Armson, was completing a double for 18-year-old son Philip.
Gina's mount took it up six out and stayed on well in the closing stages to beat Alburn by three-and-a-half lengths.
A relative of spinach, lambs-quarters (Chenopodium alburn) can be used similarly.
(a) William James Center for Research (WJCR), ISPA--Instituto Universitario, Lisboa, Portugal, (b) Instituto Universitario de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), Cis-IUL, Lisboa, Portugal & (c) Auburn University, Alburn, AL, USA
Berg, Norbert van den and Steven Wachlin 2005 Het alBurn van Mientje.
The Midnight Court idea grew after Hess picked up a book about Irish epics from a bookshop on a family visit to Cork, Ines after he picked up a Fado alburn from the remainder bin at Sam the Record Man in Toronto.
"Small shop, personal service, outstandingly talented and knowledgeable people," raved Cary Alburn of his dealings with Aircraft Cylinders and Engines, in Greeley, Colorado.
PATRICE BOEKE AND TOM ALBURN both had long been single until fate intervened in the form of Mote's founding director, Dr.
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Kevin Gibbins, 33, of Alburn Road, Coventry, was convicted of stealing scaffolding poles worth pounds 100.
Response to Viscum alburn therapy can be assessed after 1 year, however complete cure develops over a long time in many cases.
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