crants

crants

(krænts)
n
obsolete a garland or wreath carried in front of a maiden's bier
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Well, here I am tonight, hoping for sleep, and lying like Ophelia in the play, with`virgin crants and maiden strewments.
The idea of privatizing prisons originated in the early 1980s with Beasley and fellow businessman Doctor Robert Crants.
of America founder Doc Crants to construct a $324 Million prison on 125 acres.
The target, whose flagship product is the Difference Card employer-funded employee healthcare reimbursement debit card, is seen to be able to tap favourable ongoing trends, leveraging Pharos' expertise, noted Pharos managing partner Bob Crants.
The priest in Hamlet refers to the tradition when he speaks of Ophelia's burial, spared the ignominy of a suicide's unconsecrated grave: Yet here she is allowed her virgin crants, Her maiden strewments, and the bringing home Of bell and burial.
Farelo de mandioca (Manihot esculenta) crants em substituição ao milho (Zea mays L.
The politically connected Crants had once headed the country's largest privatized prison firm, Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), which he established in 1983 with a former chair of the Tennessee Republican Party and modeled on the Frist family's Hospital Corporation of America, creating an industry based on incarceration-for-profit.
He has served as a member of The Commission on Electron Distributions of the International Union of Crystallography and as a member of the NSERC Chemistry Crants Selection Committee.
But when asked by Chief Executive ("The P&G of Prisons," May 1998) to describe his company's "product," CEO Doctor Crants responded that CCA produced "quality corrections, which involve not just housing people but also creating.
Crants stated in a news release when the company announced it was building the California prison.
Crants, with a proposal that Crants claimed had the potential to save Tennessee up to $100 million annually.
Private prisons provide one of the more controversial examples of this trend (Borna 1986; Crants 1991; Johnson and Ross 1990; Lampkin 1991; Logan and Rausch 1985), however, more typical examples include private operation of half-way houses and community correctional centres, and contracts with various treatment, educational, and drug testing vendors.