south-western


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south-western

[ˌsaʊθˈwɛstən] adjdi sud-ovest
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Quite a number of people who had been expecting friends from places on the South-Western network were standing about the station.
Afterwards he found that the vague feeling of alarm had spread to the clients of the underground railway, and that the Sunday excursionists began to return from all over the South-Western "lung"--Barnes, Wimbledon, Richmond Park, Kew, and so forth--at unnaturally early hours; but not a soul had anything more than vague hearsay to tell of.
About five o'clock the gathering crowd in the station was immensely excited by the opening of the line of communica- tion, which is almost invariably closed, between the South- Eastern and the South-Western stations, and the passage of carriage trucks bearing huge guns and carriages crammed with soldiers.
Thus we got to Kingston by the London and South-Western Railway.
The island was highest at its extreme south-western point, the headlands and backbone diminishing regularly until the north-eastern portion was only a few feet above the sea.
This, then, must be the notorious Hortan Gur, Jeddak of Torquas, the fierce old ogre of the south-western hemisphere, as only for a jeddak are platforms raised in temporary camps or upon the march by the green hordes of Barsoom.
Vincent was dimly to be seen, forming the south-western point of the Spanish peninsula.
Thomas's Hospital, and through the immense tunnel that passes under the South-Western main line at Vauxhall.
I remember that we all sat gasping in our chairs, with that sweet, wet south-western breeze, fresh from the sea, flapping the muslin curtains and cooling our flushed faces.
At dawn, attempting to break forth down the south-western slopes of the mountain toward Petaluma, he had encountered not less than five separate detachments of dairy-ranchers all armed with Winchesters and shotguns.
dollars) in the international market in Pakistan's south-western Balochistan province, state-run broadcaster Radio Pakistan reported.
Deputy Emir sends condolences to President of Mexico THE Deputy Emir His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al Thani sent on Saturday a cable of condolences to President of the United States Mexico Enrique Pena Nieto on the victims of the earthquake which hit off the south-western coast of Mexico, wishing speedy recovery of the injured.

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