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holm

 (hōm, hōlm)
n. Chiefly British
An island in a river.

[Middle English, from Old Norse hōlmr; see kel- in Indo-European roots.]

holm

(həʊm)
n
1. (Physical Geography) an island in a river, lake, or estuary
2. (Physical Geography) low flat land near a river
[Old English holm sea, island; related to Old Saxon holm hill, Old Norse holmr island, Latin culmen tip]

holm

(həʊm)
n
1. (Plants) short for holm oak
2. (Plants) chiefly Brit a dialect word for holly
[C14: variant of obsolete holin, from Old English holegn holly]

holm

(hoʊm)

n. Brit.
2. a small island.
[before 1000; Middle English < Old Norse holm islet, c. Old English holm wave, Old Saxon: hill; akin to hill]
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when mists as chill as death wandered to the impulse of east winds along those purple peaks, and rolled down "ing" and holm till they blended with the frozen fog of the beck
In her last fight, Holm was defeated by current UFC women's featherweight champion Cris "Cyborg"Justino after five grueling rounds in UFC 219.
In this position, Holm will be responsible for all corporate properties including the Investa Management headquarters located at 2451 Schuetz Rd.
Holm had been a top athlete his first two years of high school.
Justino used power strikes and kicks to beat Holm by unanimous decision and defend her featherweight belt at UFC 219 on Saturday night.
Holm is looking to pull off the upset, something she knows a little bit about.
Also at I DEX, Jacob Holm showcased its new corporate identity, Signifying the completion of two major growth steps and to further strengthen the position of its strong brand portfolio including Son tara, SoftFlush, Softlite and Softesse.
Flat Holm is also home to a 100ft tall Grade II listed lighthouse, two helipads, and gun batteries.
Markus Holm joins Sanoma from Mets Group, where he has acted as CFO of Mets Board Corporation since 2014 and of Mets Tissue Corporation from 2008 to 2013.
Tate could get a third crack at Rousey after she dethroned Holm last March via submission in the fifth round.
Loved-up fan sings to fighter Holly Holm listens to her serenade song Crowd join in as the fan sings to the star
The opening of our Shanghai office is an important step to strengthen the infrastructure for our business partners in China," says Martin Mikkelsen, CEO of Jacob Holm Group.