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(ˈθɜr oʊ, ˈθʌr oʊ)

1. executed without negligence or omissions: a thorough search.
2. complete; perfect; utter: thorough enjoyment.
3. extremely attentive to accuracy and detail; painstaking: a thorough worker.
4. having full command or mastery of an art, talent, etc.
5. extending or passing through.
adv., prep.
6. Archaic. through.
[before 900; Middle English; Old English thuruh, variant of thurh through]
thor′ough•ly, adv.
thor′ough•ness, n.
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HYDERABAD -- A middle aged person died after being struck by a train while walking over the railway tracks in Tando Thoro area here on Wednesday.
(RA) will be taken out in a big mourning gathering at Tando Thoro.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-April 5, 2018-Mesirow Financial advises Thoro Packaging on sale to Autajon Group
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US-based investment, risk management and advisory services provider Mesirow Financial acted as the exclusive financial advisor to US-based carton packaging producer Thoro Packaging Inc on its sale to folding cartons and labels maker Autajon Group, the firm said.
HYDERABAD -- Pakistan Muslim League (N) district Hyderabad president Hanif Siddiqi along with senior vice president Abdul Wahid Inqilabi, additional general secretary Rehmatullah Qureshi, Akbar Ali Shah, Aftab Ahmed Shaikh, Agha Syed Aijaz Ali Shah visited graveyards of city including Muslim graveyare Preetabad, Thando Thoro railway crossing graveyard, Bhatti Goth, Laloo Lashari, Ganjo Takar, Airport.
However, as we all know, sometimes it is simply impossible for a marriage to continue, so the acceptable out was a legal separation called divorce a mensa et thoro, a divorce from bed and board.
Take a galoun off white wyne, ij lib sugur, vj unce synamon, ij unces greynes, j unce cardamom, ij unce galingale: meng wyne & pouder togeder & lette yt penn thoro a bag lyke as bu doyst ypocras.
(33) In fact, until most of their powers were abolished or transferred to specialized courts in the mid-nineteenth century, the ecclesiastical courts in England "exercised a very extended jurisdiction, comprising not only what we should ordinarily call ecclesiastical causes, but matrimonial suits and divorces a mensa et thoro, all testamentary causes and suits, suits for church rates, and suits for defamation." The English Law Courts, VI: The Ecclesiastical Courts, 88 GREEN BAG 330, 330 (1896).
In this book, Ken Brooks provides readers with an examination of the life and boxing career of Swedish heavyweight Ingemar oThe Hammer of Thoro Johansson.