high day


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high day

n
a day of celebration; festival (esp in the phrase high days and holidays)
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You've heard of the Pusey horn, which King Canute gave to the Puseys of that day, and which the gallant old squire, lately gone to his rest (whom Berkshire freeholders turned out of last Parliament, to their eternal disgrace, for voting according to his conscience), used to bring out on high days, holidays, and bonfire nights.
That was David's best hope of safety; for Jacob knew his mother's guineas; it had been part of their common experience as boys to be allowed to look at these handsome coins, and rattle them in their box on high days and holidays, and among all Jacob's narrow experiences as to money, this was likely to be the most memorable.
Extended periods of high day and nighttime temperatures create cumulative physiological stress on the human body which exacerbates the top causes of death globally, including respiratory and cardiovascular diseases, diabetes mellitus and renal disease.
Extended periods of high day and night-time temperatures create cumulative physiological stress on the human body which exacerbates the top causes of death globally, including respiratory and cardiovascular diseases, diabetes mellitus and renal disease.
"Since it was the day of Preparation, and so that the bodies would not remain on the cross on the Sabbath (for that Sabbath was a high day), the Jews asked Pilate that their legs might be broken and that they might be taken away." - John 19:31
The situation has aggravated as upper-middle classes are increasingly use air-coolers to keep their houses cool, pushed the temperature going high day by day.
The PMD warned against direct exposure to sunlight during high day hours between 11 in the morning and four in the afternoon.
Officials at the Japanese elementary and junior high day school are also interested in leasing more space at the school at 2550 N.
Braidhurst High Day of dance Braidhurst's annual 'Primary Day of Dance' event took place on Friday, January 26.
However, expenditure in the region has been supported by deepwater drilling, which has seen high day rate rigs remain on contract, resulting in an offshore OFS expenditure decline of only 19%.
The decision was taken due to high day temperature in the state and in view of the demand from the parents, he said.

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