siccar

siccar

(ˈsɪkər)
adj
Scot sure; certain. Also: sicker
[Middle English, from Latin sēcūrus secure]
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Furthermore, 'to mak siccar,' my father has taken the opposite side of the fireplace and is deep in the latest five columns of Gladstone, who is his Carlyle.
Siccar Point Energy (SPE) is pleased to announce its first bond issue with the successful closing of an oversubscribed $100 million, 5 year, fixed rate (9.
Deals included Aberdeen-based private equity-backed firm Siccar Point Energy buying a string of assets from Austrian energy group OMV in a transaction worth up to $1bn (PS810m).
After reintroducing the Schiehallion field through the Quad 204 project, BP and co-venturers Shell and Siccar Point Energy expect it to retrieve an estimated 450m barrels of oil, which will extend the life of the field to 2035 and beyond.
BP and co-venturers Shell and Siccar Point Energy expect to ramp up production through the rest of 2017 to a daily peak of 130,000 barrels.
Number 1 was The Foreland mountains, Assynt, 2nd was the Iron Bridge Gorge near Telford and 3rd was Siccar Point in Scotland.
At Siccar Point the action of the sea revealed strata of Red Devonian Sandstone and Siluraian greywacke, which were not layered horizontally as might be seen in a typical quarry wall.
They made a precarious landing at Siccar Point, where Hutton was able, for the first time, to convincingly demonstrate his discovery of deep time.
En este mismo sentido, Jorge Lega Siccar, Presidente del Comite Editorial del primer numero de esta revista, tuvo la vision que llegarian manuscritos procedentes de <<todo el pais>>, asi como del extranjero, a la oficina editorial de esta recien nacida revista cientifica.
The cover of the paperback version offers a magnificent photograph of the world-famous angular unconformity discovered in the late 18th century by James Hutton at Siccar Point in Scotland.
Mak Siccar, 428 yds, par 4: The greenside bunker short left has been cut slightly closer to the putting surface to gather any undercooked approach shots.