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Noun1.breakstone - any of various plants of the genus Saxifragabreakstone - any of various plants of the genus Saxifraga
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Saxifraga, Saxifraga - type genus of the Saxifragaceae; large genus of usually perennial herbs of Arctic and cool regions of northern hemisphere: saxifrage
Saxifraga aizoides, yellow mountain saxifrage - tufted evergreen perennial having ciliate leaves and yellow corymbose flowers often spotted orange
fair-maids-of-France, meadow saxifrage, Saxifraga granulata - rosette-forming perennial having compact panicles of white flowers; Europe
mossy saxifrage, Saxifraga hypnoides - tufted or mat-forming perennial of mountains of Europe; cultivated for its white flowers
Saxifraga occidentalis, western saxifrage - saxifrage having loose clusters of white flowers on hairy stems growing from a cluster of basal leaves; moist slopes of western North America
purple saxifrage, Saxifraga oppositifolia - plants forming dense cushions with bright reddish-lavender flowers; rocky areas of Europe and Asia and western North America
Saxifraga stellaris, star saxifrage, starry saxifrage - small often mat-forming alpine plant having small starlike white flowers; Europe
mother-of-thousands, Saxifraga sarmentosam, Saxifraga stolonifera, strawberry geranium, strawberry saxifrage - eastern Asiatic saxifrage with racemes of small red-and-white flowers; spreads by numerous creeping stolons
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Our brand has been a mainstay for refrigerated work environments and those working in the cold -inside or outside-for over 60 years," explains Ron Breakstone, President and CEO at RefrigiWear.
Breakstone of Breakstone White & Gluck, in Boston - said the gas was leaking from a loose union between propane pipes leading to the furnace, a condition which is noted in one investigators' report.
Houlihan Lawrence announced that Bill Breakstone has joined as sales associate in their Pound Ridge office.
Hesh Breakstone, director of sales for MessageWay, commented "from the very beginning of our discussions Kale knew what they wanted and had very high standards for their solution selection criteria.
It's a gift from the past to the present, for the future," said Our Living Tree founder and CEO Mary Breakstone, who has 30 years of experience in Information Technology.
com), a leading investor relations and corporate communications firm, announced today that it has acquired Breakstone Group.
Joining them are principals and executives from leading engineering, construction and real estate firms including CB Richard Ellis, Breakstone Homes and TriStar Management.
SSDs are an emerging technology--on pace to replace traditional hard disk drives in many mobile applications," said Jason Breakstone, product manager, Solid State Drives for PNY Technologies.
Kalle Ahl / Barbara Cano Breakstone Group Tel: + (646) 452-2330 E-mail: kahl@breakstone-group.
Breakstone cuts the fat by adding skim milk and agar (a gel made from seaweed).
Now 60 years later, great new technologies such as DivX are letting service men and women do much the same thing in far more efficient way," said Bob Breakstone, President of Our Living Tree.