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gradin

(ˈɡreɪdɪn) or

gradine

n
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) a ledge above or behind an altar on which candles, a cross, or other ornaments stand
2. (Architecture) one of a set of steps or seats arranged on a slope, as in an amphitheatre
[C19: from French, from Italian gradino, a little step, from grado step; see grade]
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They're collectin' gradin'-camp drivers an' mule-skinners all up an' down the state.
ar/works/migraciones/migraciones.htm) de Leonardo Solaas y el poema "Peronismo (Spam)" (http://wwwperonismo.net46.net/) de Carlos Gradin.
Before that, he was a director in the Enlargement DG, deputy head of cabinet of former Commission Vice-President Gunter Verheugen, and a member of the cabinet of Anita Gradin, the first Swedish commissioner.
BRISTOL CITY: Heaton 9, Foster 5, Fontaine 6, Bates 6, Bryan 6, Adomah 7, Elliott 6, Danns 7 (Anderson 76), Kilkenny 6 (Reid 90), Pearson 5, Stead 6 (Davies 81) Goal: Davies 81 (pen) BLACKPOOL: Gilks 6, Baptiste 6, Cathcart 7, Evatt 7, Crainey 6, Basham 6, Gradin 6, Sylvestre 6, Ince 8, Phillips 6 (Dicko 75), Delfouneso 7 Goal: Ince 90 (pen) REF: Gavin Ward ATT: 12,009
The special committee members are Robert Knauss, Fredrik Gradin and Harold First.
The Swedish-born Lutheran convert, Arvid Gradin, played a pivotal role in the Mediterranean and Baltic Moravian voyages that focused renewed attention to the question of what Protestants meant by the Church.
La brasilena Braskem, del grupo Odebrecht, tiene un nuevo presidente ejecutivo: Bernardo Gradin, quien debera posicionar a la compania entre las diez mayores petroquimicas globales.
[2] Gradin PA, Nystrom S, Flink P, Forsberg S, Stollmaier F., Acoustic Emission Monitoring of Light Weight Coated Paper.
Hyde, decking out Bert Gradin's Jekyll in mutton chops and a clown nose.
The former Swedish EU commissionaire Anita Gradin is expected to suggest that the national day is made a public holiday next year and that one of the Whitsun holidays is abandoned.
Oral glucose is more effective than local anesthetic cream at reducing pain in newborns undergoing venipuncture, reported Maria Gradin, R.N., of Orebro (Sweden) University Hospital and her associates.
Marja Harriet Andersson Lukas Stefan Norrthon Greger Robert Jelinek Bamse Alexander Skarsgard Lisa Rebecka Hemse With: Par Ericson, Med Reventberg, Elin Gradin, Axel Widegren, Bengt Bostrom, Ingela Flinta, Lars Broman.