Morland


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n.1.Moorland.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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No one who had ever seen Catherine Morland in her infancy would have supposed her born to be an heroine.
Morland was a very good woman, and wished to see her children everything they ought to be; but her time was so much occupied in lying-in and teaching the little ones, that her elder daughters were inevitably left to shift for themselves; and it was not very wonderful that Catherine, who had by nature nothing heroic about her, should prefer cricket, baseball, riding on horseback, and running about the country at the age of fourteen, to books -- or at least books of information -- for, provided that nothing like useful knowledge could be gained from them, provided they were all story and no reflection, she had never any objection to books at all.
Allen, who owned the chief of the property about Fullerton, the village in Wiltshire where the Morlands lived, was ordered to Bath for the benefit of a gouty constitution -- and his lady, a good-humoured woman, fond of Miss Morland, and probably aware that if adventures will not befall a young lady in her own village, she must seek them abroad, invited her to go with them.
I haven't had such a day since I had Sir John Morland for trespass because he shot in his own warren."
Managing director Emma Gaudern and director Jemma Morland are also mentioned in dispatches, as is associate Julia Middleton for her child law work.
A heartbreaking discovery reunites Sherlock with his father, Morland, in the next episode of "Elementary."
Pensioner Frank Morland was found with vile movies and pictures stored on his computer and hard drives when police searched his Northumberland home.
Pensioner Frank Morland was found to have the vile movies and pictures stored on his computer and hard drives when police searched hisNorthumberland home.
The team at Morland, based in Welshpool, Powys, won the 'Product Design in Wood' Award at the prestigious British Woodworking Federation (BWF) Awards.
Ahmed, of Moorside Avenue, Crosland Moor, was 22 when a warrant was issued for his arrest, but the 38-yearold's barrister Camille Morland explained that he was now a married father with two children.
ARE YOU OWED A PAY RISE?: CHANNEL 4 DISPATCHES Channel 4, 8pm MOST people will be nodding their head while reading the title of this programme, but Morland Sanders isn't investigating those who simply feel slightly put out by their employers' refusal to stump more cash - it's got an altogether more serious side.