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high day

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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.
Braidhurst High Day of dance Braidhurst's annual 'Primary Day of Dance' event took place on Friday, January 26.
Futabakai, a Japanese elementary and junior high day school, relocated to Arlington Heights from Niles in 1998.
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.
Maggiano's Little Italy, represented by Jayson Siano & Doug Bomzer is currently still looking to expand in the New York Metro Area; their ideal specs for new location are 8,000 to 10,000 square feet in regional mall areas that have high day time populations and higher than average household income.
He said that the PML(N) was mastermind of rigging and it had came to power by opposing PPP but due to its antipeople policies, the graph of PPP was becoming high day by day.
The Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama has revealed recently that construction of 73 Senior High Day Schools is going in full swing and each building is going through different phases of development now.
This lead to extremely high day temperatures in Karas and Hardap, still very much in place by Thursday afternoon.
He said that today national economy is at stake and rate of jobless people going high day by day.
Using the world renowned Nomex fibre, DuPont Personal Protection has developed a yellow high visibility solution called Nomex ProVis: this solution offers inherent protection from heat and flame, from molten metal splashes, and from heat of an electric arc; it is anti-static and performs in environments where high day light visibility is required.

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