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Gill

An obsolete Scottish unit of liquid volume approximately equivalent to 0.053 liters.
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Jaime Concha ha resaltado, por ejemplo, el parecido de algunos parlamentos politicos de Gilles de Raiz con los comentarios que Huidobro publicaba en 1925 en Accion (26).
The court acknowledged that portions of its Gilles opinion could be read to be inconsistent with Dade.
With Gilles at the helm, Livescribe will expand its position as the leader of digital writing.
Gilles had a goal disallowed but when Milliken was brought down in the box clinched his treble from the spot.
Respectable, bourgeois family-man Gilles throws civility to the wind, while the formerly devil-may-care Bob assumes responsibility not just for Gilles but for Gilles' loved ones.
Just like his famous relative - none other than the legendary international footballer Zinedine Zidane - Gilles takes your breath away with his sublime skills.
Gilles says his biggest challenge will be to balance the traditional low-cost buyer profile Chrysler has relied on for many years, while still trying to take the company into a more premium position, particularly for the Chrysler and Jeep brands.
Matthews confessed it was him who had got Uri Geller to contact Gilles (the dead Elvis had been supposed to pass the message on, but Matthews decided to act when the "King" failed to get in touch with the spoon-bender), he maintained that Elvis MUST have worked his magic.
2 Peter Houston said: "The young boy came over here after he was recommended to us by Gilles Rousset.
While nominally based on Le Temps Retrouve, the last section of Proust's masterpiece, Ruiz's film (coscripted with Proust scholar Gilles Taurand) evokes characters and incidents from the entire magnum opus.
And, as a teacher, it was a nice respite from having to know all the answers,'' said Gilles.
Sudbury Neutrino Observatory - Gilles Leduc, owner of CK Howard and ECMS conducted a thorough on-site evaluation at the neutrino observatory to determine the best-suited fire protection system.