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1. a person with great stamina or resistance
2. (Historical Terms) an ironclad ship
3. (Historical Terms) (often capital) (in the English Civil War)
a. the cavalry regiment trained and commanded by Oliver Cromwell
b. Cromwell's entire army
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Noun1.ironsides - English general and statesman who led the parliamentary army in the English Civil War (1599-1658)Ironsides - English general and statesman who led the parliamentary army in the English Civil War (1599-1658)
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9 September 2017: Tredegar Ironsides v Abergavenny, Newport HSOB v Machen, Monmouth v Oakdale, Chepstow v Usk, Abertysswg v Fleur De Lys, Blackwood Stars v RTB Ebbw Vale.
3 March 2018: Blackwood Stars v Abergavenny, Monmouth v Newport HSOB, Tredegar Ironsides v Machen, Oakdale v Usk, Abertysswg v Chepstow, Fleur De Lys v RTB Ebbw Vale.
Boston, Massachusetts-based private equity firm Constitution Capital Partners ("CCP") has closed its Ironsides IV and related segregated mandates with total commitments of USD 755m, the company said.
US-based midstream energy company Discovery Midstream Holdings LLC has partnered with oil and gas investment manager Old Ironsides Energy, LLC to pursue midstream infrastructure acquisition and greenfield development opportunities across North America, the companies said.
Contract Awarded for Beyazit, 152 Houses and Ironsides Neighborhood in the Urban Transformation of Main Reconstruction Practice of Urban Design and Architecture Preliminary Design Services Procurement of Works.
More than 500 guests, made up of individuals and organizations with long-standing ties of support to both the ship and the Navy, accompanied Old Ironsides on her 5th and final underway demonstration of 2014.
Old Ironsides took a turn around Boston Harbor a few weeks ago and now goes into dry dock for a two-year renovation.
SWALEC BOWL Tredgar Ironsides 5 Llandudno 47 LLANDUDNO eased into the next round of the Swalec Bowl, scoring seven tries and converting six as they remained unbeaten in league and cup this season.
SIX East's Tredegar Ironsides produced the shock of the fourth round of the Swalec Bowl, as they dispatched Four East highfliers Ynysddu 15-13 to book a last 16 place.
It was then that the ship earned her famous nickname, "Old Ironsides.
After more than 200 years of service to country, and still going strong, "Old Ironsides," as it is referred to, was proposed in the late 1700s as part of a bigger plan for Navy seapower.