twibill

twibill

(ˈtwaɪˌbɪl) or

twibil

n
1. (Tools) a mattock with a blade shaped like an adze at one end and like an axe at the other
2. (Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) archaic a double-bladed battle-axe
[Old English, from twi- two, double + bill sword, bill3]
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Emtjets Global Founder and CEO Adrian Twibill, nephew of Multi-Millionaire and Famous Philanthropist Sir John Madejski OBE DL, commented on the partnership saying:
England Women squad to play France (Clubs in brackets): Tara Stanley (Widnes Vikings); Lauren Stallwood (Bradford Thunderbirds); Amy Hardcastle (Bradford Thunderbirds); Jodie Cunningham (Warrington); Hannah Bairstow (Featherstone Rovers); Kirsty Moroney (Bradford Thunderbirds); Gemma Walsh (Warrington); Emma Slowe (Featherstone Rovers); Lois Forsell (Hunslet Hawks Ladies); Andrea Dobson (Featherstone Rovers); Emily Rudge (Warrington); Holly Freestone (Warrington); Kim Field (Featherstone Rovers); Danielle Bound (Warrington); Rebecca Williams (Nottingham Outlaws); Clare Robinson (Warrington); Rachel Twibill (Bradford Thunderbirds); Natalie Gilmour (Featherstone Rovers).
And in Henry Glapthorne's The Hollander, licensed on 12 March 1636, one month before the closure, an elaborate interlude calls for the Cockpit music to play 'through the doore' while several characters 'frisk' about the Dutch gallant Sconce in an absurd 'Twibill dance' designed to steal his clothes.
Zodiac managing director Bill Twibill, recruited only two months ago himself, said:
The large interest in these technologies signals a shift in emphasis, towards a more efficient IT system, with better utilisation rates that provide better value for money, says Bill Twibill, grid and linux principal for IBM in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
At the end of the program, as if to balance such negative findings, a doctor from Leeds presented the case of Lloyd Twibill. This male infant had a rare congenital fibrosarcoma which the doctor believed had been miraculously healed.
ANTHONY TWIBILL CHATS WITH DREW ABOUT THE WORK BEHIND THE SCENES TO BRING ABOUT THE SYDNEY HARBOUR SPECTACULARS FOR PARTICIPANTS AND THE PUBLIC TO ENJOY.
Having scored three tries in the opening 15 minutes of the first half, England repeated that feat in the second half with both Twibill and Watmore doubling their personal tallies for the game after substitute Danielle Bose got on the score sheet only seconds after kick-off.
There were also two tries each for Rachel Twibill of Bradford Thunderbirds and Siddal Ladies' Amy Hardcastle.
ANTHONY TWIBILL SADDLES UP TO PUT THE NEW YACHT THROUGH ITS PACES.
ANTHONY TWIBILL SAILS MOODY'S LATEST YACHT THAT STRIVES TO OFFER CRUISING OWNERS THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS.
The 31st Audi Hamilton Island Race Week was declared the 'best ever' by more than one commentator, myself included, says editor ANTHONY TWIBILL. Under the clearest blue skies and near perfect sailing conditions as the regatta progressed, Hamilton Island's biggest event of the year was another resounding success--on water and off--with a plethora of shore-side events entertaining sailors and guests throughout the week.