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Gun

An ancient Sumerian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 30 kilograms.
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Vics are going great guns and even though defender Gregg Hendry is banned, manager Willie Reddick's hand is strengthened by the return of skipper Gary Russell from suspension.
But Bangladesh were close to chasing down Pakistan's 262 on Sunday and Sri Lanka were going great guns at 152-2 in pursuit of India's 304.
Danny McSheffrey's boys are going great guns with 13 goals in four games but the Leicestershire outfit are expected to give them their toughest test so far.
The team is going great guns and hopefully it won't be the only silverware we'll win.
The eight-year-old won all three of his completed starts over fences last season and was still going great guns when he made a mess of the final ditch in the Royal & SunAlliance Chase at the CheltenhamFestival.
JASON TITLEY, going great guns this term, plans to stay in Ireland at least until the end of September.
Selby should win the match - he is going great guns and is the world No.
But Daniel is going great guns because he didn't want to be typecast as Harry Potter and he's managed to break out of that.
He's another off our youth team production line that's going great guns and close to winning their league.
The sooner the conflict is resolved, the better it will be for the good name of the club and the support it has built up over many decades, and especially as the new manager/trainer is going great guns with the team.
Morton are going great guns and they will provide our toughest test so far.
According to official ratings he's best in at the weights, while the Charlie Longsdon stable is going great guns.