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n.1.A board; a table.
2.(Mining) The face of coal parallel to the natural fissures.
1.See Bourd.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature ?
Marriageable heiresses, de notre bord, are not to be had for nothing; it must be name for name, and fortune for fortune.
(sauvages) ont la manie de preferer les chemins, et le bord des routes pour deposer leurs excremens, dont on trouve des monceaux dans ces endroits." Does this not partly explain the circumstance?
The dinner was hosted by Bord Bia to promote European pork and beef, particularly Irish beef.
En cas de suspicion de maladie transmissible a bord d'un appareil, il est demande a l'equipage de remplir les formulaires sur la Declaration generale et de localisation de passager pour la sante publique.
The application together with the Environmental Impact Assessment report and Natura Impact Statement may be inspected, or purchased at a fee not exceeding the reasonable cost of making a copy, during public opening hours at the offices of An Bord Pleanala and Louth County Council.
Doyle added: "The next five years will see major challenges for Ireland, particularly in the context of Brexit, and Bord na gCon will benefit from continuity in strong leadership.
13 December 2013 - A group formed by Centrica plc (LON:CNA), Brookfield Renewable Power Inc and iCON Infrastructure was named the preferred bidder for Irish company Bord Gais Energy following the launch of a revised offer with an enterprise value of up to EUR1.12bn (USD1.54bn).
A Bord Gais spokesman said he was confident that disruption would be kept to a minimum but added: "The most important thing is to get the leak fixed so it is safe enough for people to move back into their homes."
Teresa Brophy, Ireland Market Manager, Bord Bia, said: "The increase in volume sales has been driven by shoppers buying more bacon (up 13%), chicken (up 9%), sausages (up 6%) and beef (up 4%).
"However, Bord Bia has confirmed that it has subcontracted farm inspection for BQAS to South West Services (SWS), even though this company would not be allowed to operate as an inspector in the UK because it has not acquired EN45004 accreditation.