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Wallis

(ˈvalɪs)
n
(Placename) the German name for Valais

Wallis

(ˈwɒlɪs)
n
(Biography) Sir Barnes (Neville). 1887–1979, English aeronautical engineer. He designed the airship R100, the Wellesley and Wellington bombers, and the bouncing bomb (1943), which was used to destroy the Ruhr dams during World War II
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This was an article not to be entered on by himself; but a very intimate friend of his, a Colonel Wallis, a highly respectable man, perfectly the gentleman, (and not an ill-looking man, Sir Walter added), who was living in very good style in Marlborough Buildings, and had, at his own particular request, been admitted to their acquaintance through Mr Elliot, had mentioned one or two things relative to the marriage, which made a material difference in the discredit of it.
Colonel Wallis had known Mr Elliot long, had been well acquainted also with his wife, had perfectly understood the whole story.
"Colonel Wallis had been so impatient to be introduced to them!
Wallis sent them by her boy; they are extremely civil and obliging to us, the Wallises, alwaysI have heard some people say that Mrs.
Wallis does them full justiceonly we do not have them baked more than twice, and Mr.
Wallis Bank, a Houston-based full-service community bank, has opened a new branch in Atlanta, Georgia, the company said.
OKLAHOMA CITY Lee Wallis has been appointed managing director and market leader for CBRE's Oklahoma and Arkansas markets.
Dominic Wallis and Elizabeth Ellis appeared before justices at the Court of Appeal yesterday.
The court heard in July last year the boy - who cannot be named for legal reasons - was contacted by 20-yearold Jerome Wallis.
MARK WALLIS leads the way in terms of points in the Trainer of the Year standings, but his former assistant Patrick Janssens is the winning-most handler in 2019 to date, write Jonathan Kay.
HOUSTON: Wallis State Bank announced a major rebranding to reflect the company's recent nationwide expansion.
Dominic Wallis and Elizabeth Ellis were both given life sentences after being found guilty of murdering Dionne Clark last summer.