River dragon

a crocodile; - applied by Milton to the king of Egypt.

See also: River

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River Dragon is a real autumn mudlark - he won twiceinOctoberoflastyear andhasalreadyscoredtwice this month, on the Flat at Newcastle and over hurdles at Hexham just 48 hours later.
The fire broke out in the kitchen of the River Dragon in Llangollen yesterday afternoon after water was accidentally spilt into a wok on a kitchen range.
Residential landscape: Garden of the River Dragon, Stangeland & Associates, first; Bungalow Courtyard, Kate McKee, second
Then there is the Golden River Dragon and his daughter, plus other minor deities and enchanted weapons; all helping him win against dangers both physical and supernatural.
Sullivan, "The Three Gorges Dam and the Fate of China's Southern Heritage," in The River Dragon Has Come
She has just released a new book on Three Gorges, The River Dragon Has Come
Dragonroarsinagain The tough River Dragon, who won in heavy ground on the Flat at Newcastle on Wednesday, followed up by taking the 2m41/2f handicap hurdle, landing quite a punt as he was sent off the 11-8 favourite having been backed at as big as 100-30 in the morning.
She ran well behind River Dragon at Newcastle last time on only her second run back from a break.
Polash Balti, Penlan Street, Pwllheli Fined pounds 5,000 after one illegal Bangladeshi worker found in raid in AprilChow and Yeung, registered as located at the River Dragon, Bridge Street, Llangollen.
THERE'S no let-up for tough and versatile handicappers like yesterday's pillar-to-post winner River Dragon, who will attempt to complete a quick double over hurdles at Hexham tomorrow.
Nowhere to hide warn border patrol SCALE OF IMMIGRANT WORKER PROBLEM REVEALED - P7 The Raj on Lancaster Square, Conwy Maa Tandoori in Connah's Quay Anglesey House restaurant in Llangefni Ming Wah Fish Bar, Cefndy Road, Rhyl The Fry Inn on Water Street, Rhyl The Masala Indian in Colwyn Bay The Polash Restaurant in Pwllheli Chow & Yeung, River Dragon, Llangollen The Charcoal Grill on Townhill, Wrexham G & R newsagents in Connah's Quay
Gibbons went on to complete a double on eight-year-old Bollin Felix, who came late to land the 1m6'f handicap by three and a quarter lengths from the long-time leader River Dragon.