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leat

(liːt)
n
Brit a trench or ditch that conveys water to a mill wheel
[Old English -gelǣt (as in wætergelǣt water channel), from let1]
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Scholars like Leat (2007), Francis and George (2008) have identified a few factors, which, according to them significantly influence the MNC approaches towards employee relations in overseas operations.
The money has been used to reinstate the leat and to control non-native species, and an official ceremoney yesterday celebrated the restoration project.
The firm said that it has appointed Chad Leat, a retired Citigroup executive, is its consultant.
The German car maker hopes to produce at leat 100,000 units of car a per year.
lEat three meals per day so that your body has a regular balanced package of food that it can rely on.EeThis should include one main meal and two light meals.
Nigel Leat filmed the abuse involving five girls over the course of five years at Hillside First School in Weston-super-Mare in Somerset.
An independent serious case review has been commissioned to establish if authorities could have acted sooner to prevent Nigel Leat sexually assaulting the pupils in his care, the youngest of which was six-years-old, over a five-year period.
Nigel Leat, 51, filmed shocking scenes of abuse against five carefully selected girls over the course of five years at Hillside First School in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset.
Matt Leat, London Coastguard Operator, said: "Swimming across the River Thames can be extremely hazardous.
In fact Daniel, from Wexford, and Mary became such firm friends, she asked him to sing backing vocals on her first single, Suil Leat.
TEAM (meet noon, ko 3.00): Wilson, Dyball, Davies, Bryce, Ledner, Leat, N Young, Smith, Sill, Rogers, Barker, McIlveny, Bryce, Storey, Allinson.