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kyle

(kaɪl)
n
(Physical Geography) Scot (esp in place names) a narrow strait or channel: Kyle of Lochalsh.
[C16: from Gaelic caol, from caol narrow]
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kyle

A Scottish word meaning a narrow channel or strait.
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They had descended one sultry evening on the little inn at Kyle Rhea ferry; and while Tom and another of the party put their tackle together and began exploring the stream for a sea-trout for supper, the third strolled into the house to arrange for their entertainment.
But the Kyles forward probably didn't imagine scoring four - including the winner - as the Tighnabruaich side beat Inveraray 6-5 at Mossfield Park in Oban.
Kyles had to come from behind to win the 105th final.
ran afoul of a thief as she loaded a shopping cart of groceries into her car out front of a New Orleans supermarket." Thus, New Orleans Times-Picayune City Editor Jed Horne sets up the true-life story of Curtis Kyles, a man on death row who survived five trials to gain his freedom.
Horne recounts Kyles's history as a series of stories: stories of his friends and neighbors in New Orleans's notoriously seedy Ninth Ward and of the attorneys who kept the case dragging through the court system for an unusually long time.
Key to the government's investigation was the assistance of an informant who called police to report that he had just purchased a car from his friend, Kyles, that matched the description of a car belonging to a victim of a murder he heard reported on the news.
For example, the informant admitted to changing the license plates on the stolen car twice after purchasing it from Kyles.(13) The Supreme Court was especially troubled with the government's suppression of the informant's statements in light of the defense's theory that Kyles had been framed by the informant.(14)
The future of the Institute of the Higher Mind (IHM) now lies in Kyle West's (Josh Henderson) hands.
The (http://www.tvguide.com/tvshows/the-arrangement/episode-6-season-1/control/804319/) synopsis for Season 1, episode 6 of "The Arrangement" reveals that Terrence Anderson (Michael Vartan) needs Kyle's help to save IHM from a possible scandal.
Lawyers representing Taya Kyle, the widow of famous Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, sent a cease-and-desist letter Wednesday to Texas House candidate Bo French demanding that he stop using her late husband's name and likeness in campaign materials.
Kyle Summers feared his career was about to disappear as the injury left him unable to move his thumb.
KYLE Beere was a fit and active 12-year-old who loved nothing more than fishing or playing football.