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Aran

(ˈærən)
adj
1. (Placename) of or relating to the Aran Islands
2. (Textiles) made of thick undyed wool with its natural oils retained: an Aran sweater.

fish•er•man

(ˈfɪʃ ər mən)

n., pl. -men,
adj. n.
1. a person who fishes.
2. a ship used in fishing.
adj.
3. Also, fish′er•man's. of or designating a knitting pattern primarily of cable-stitches.
[1400–50]
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JenCap said the Aran team has built a multi-faceted company with a wide variety of property and casualty programmes for speciality markets as well as a strong presence in the accident and health market.
JenCap Holdings, a specialty insurance business, has said that it has entered into an agreement to acquire privately-held Aran Insurance Services Group, a specialty program administrator with offices in Arizona, Colorado, Massachusetts and New York.
JenCap Holdings, a consolidator of specialty insurance businesses backed by The Carlyle Group, has agreed to acquire privately-held Aran Insurance Services Group, a specialty program administrator with offices in Arizona, Colorado, Massachusetts and New York.
Aran Insurance Services Group had been offering diversified insurance and financial services to the United States and Canadian markets.
Aran said the fact that their opponents made it to the nationals is a clear indication that they are not pushovers and therefore they will give the tie the seriousness it deserves.
Aran reckoned that the three days the team will be at Shanzu will help them switch off the school routine and switch on their championship winning mode.Aran, whose Kaya Tiwi Girls will be seeking to defend the national schools basketball title for the fourth straight year said preparations have been in top gear and promised to entertain the home fans.
Patria Aran Gosnell, was a doctoral student whose dissertation focused on the maladjustments which Puerto Ricans experienced vis-a-vis their migration experience to New York.
"His...position as participant-observer problematizes the collocation of modernity and primitiveness as separate and isolated temporal spheres, and his immersion in the Aran culture highlights convergences between the two spheres in a dialogic way..." (40).
Say Something in Welsh support staff member Beca Brown said: "He's funded the course for 10 people out of his own pocket and obviously he has invited Aran on his show to teach him as much Welsh as possible in 10 minutes.
Aran Jones revealed the benefactor was in fact Mr Vine in a tweet, writing: "STILL seeing some people giving theJeremyVine grief about Welsh - learning some live on air isn't enough?!
Aran Glover, who fronted heavy metal band We Are Knuckle Dragger, was described as someone who "warmed the hearts of everyone he met" following his sudden death this week.
Aran, who was standing beside the MNLF official, was also injured.