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erne

also ern  (ûrn)
n.
A sea eagle, especially Haliaeetus albicilla of Europe.

[Middle English ern, eagle, from Old English earn; see or- in Indo-European roots.]
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Noun1.ern - bulky greyish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tailern - bulky greyish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail; of Europe and Greenland
sea eagle - any of various large eagles that usually feed on fish
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somewhere, is the entrance to the cav- ern," said the aged man.
But we won't LET you walk -- it wouldn't be South- ern hospitality to do it.
He was a stranger to nearly every member of that body; but, having recently made his escape from the south- ern prison-house of bondage, and feeling his curiosity excited to ascertain the principles and measures of the abolitionists,--of whom he had heard a somewhat vague description while he was a slave,--he was in- duced to give his attendance, on the occasion al- luded to, though at that time a resident in New Bedford.
Every one knew that the Bell people had whipped the West- ern Union, and hastened to join in the grand Te Deum of applause.
Meantime in common with the rest of the shipping in that East ern port, I was left in no doubt as to Hermann's no tions of hygienic clothing.
According to Ern, he wouldn't change a thing about his "wonderful wife" whom he describes as the best cook in the whole world.
Ern, who was in the Fleet Air Arm during the war, looked after two Spitfires in Somerset after he'd trained near Cannock Chase.
The Ern Malley poems differ from, say, William-Henry Ireland's
Y De enillodd Darian y WestW ern Mail a hynny gyda 79 o farciau ar y blaen.
However, Wiswede and colleagues (2009) went further and examined the influence of facial manipulation on performance monitoring with ERN amplitude, a prominent electrophysiological marker reflecting changes in emotion when participants make errors in cognitive tasks.
ERN will embed FICO's marketing solutions within its real-time Big Data analytics platform Looop, giving marketers in financial services and retail the ability to execute highly personalized merchant-funded marketing strategies based on precise analysis of each consumer's preferences and needs.
5] ERN is measured by assessing the sharp negative electroencephalographic (EEG) signal when an incorrect motor response is made during behavioral tests of event-related potentials (ERP).