mudlark


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mudlark

(ˈmʌdˌlɑːk)
n
1. slang rare a street urchin
2. (formerly) one who made a living by picking up odds and ends in the mud of tidal rivers
3. (Horse Racing) slang Austral a racehorse that runs well on a wet or muddy course
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mudlark

[ˈmʌdlɑːk] Ngalopín m
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So, unwieldy young dredgers and hulking mudlarks were referred to the experiences of Thomas Twopence, who, having resolved not to rob (under circumstances of uncommon atrocity) his particular friend and benefactor, of eighteenpence, presently came into supernatural possession of three and sixpence, and lived a shining light ever afterwards.
The ancient skull bone was first found by a "(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mudlark) mudlark ," a term for a person who searches for valuables in the river mud, near the southern shores of the Thames.
Seattle, WA, November 07, 2013 --(PR.com)-- As Mudlark prepares to celebrate its 20th year in the gift industry, the company is excited to announce a new operational partnership with The Madison Park Group, a leading manufacturer and distributor of stationery, gifts and accessories.
Bolger, whose unbeaten Dawn Approach is favourite for the 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket in May, saddled Miracle Cure to land a decent handicap at Leopardstown last November, and the son of mudlark Whipper should have more to offer.
Mudlark's Chromaroma, which has been launched in beta version, uses realworld infrastructure like the Oyster network and Barclays Cycle Hire keys to turn the journey to work in the capital into a game.
Romeo & Juliet has been given a 21st century makeover in Such Tweet Sorrow by Mudlark and the RSC and the famous lovers now have Twitter names @romeo.mo and @julietcap16
The agonisingly named 'Such Tweet Sorrow', is a co-production with Mudlark, which produces entertainment on mobile phones, TV and the Internet, with funding from 4iP, Channel 4's digital investment fund.
MUDLARK'S GHOSTS AND THE RESTORATION OF A HERRESHOFF MEADOW LARK is an outstanding story deserving ongoing recommendation for any interested in ketch designs and boat overhauls.
TOM O'LEARY would love to see the clouds gather over Aintree this week with every drop of rain set to aid the chances of his confirmed mudlark Preists Leap in the John Smith's Grand National .
MUDLARK: Glastonbury reveller in dinghy Picture: REUTERS; BROLLIES: Another wet Wimbledon ahead
David Barron's gelding looks a pure mudlark. He won his maiden on soft ground as a juvenile and produced his best efforts last season on testing surfaces at this course.
RENOWNED mudlark Dream Walker should enjoy himself back at Redcar.