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A unit of length equivalent to four inches. It is used in the sale and use of horses.
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She hand-picked outfitters and approved new routes, eventually shepherding and many as 43 trips in a single year, and was a fixture on the trail each summer.
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Finally emerging in early 2007, an almost constant run of live dates and a canon of sharp-edged tunes that reflected both the band's youth and their respect for the heritage of good old-fashioned MODFATHER AND THE GANG: Paul Weller hand-picked The Draytones (left) British R&B, saw them conquer audiences up and down the UK from pub backrooms and sweaty venues to festival appearances in Europe and Japan and helped them hone their driving brand of classic garage pop to near perfection.
But the speakers have been hand-picked and selected and told not to talk about field sports and country sports.
David Pace would be pleased to know that his passion to use ingredients like fresh hand-picked jalapeSos and his legacy to incorporate picante sauce into everyday foods continue to make 'Pace' an important member of today's American household.
According to Melanie Mizuchima, 5, who came out from Los Angeles with her mother, all fruit tastes better hand-picked, especially ``the highest oranges.
David was hand-picked as John's successor as he is an exceptionally talented individual who will be instrumental in taking Spirit to the forefront of the industry as a low cost leader.
For the movie, Hughes, best-known for his '80s pop-culture classics ``The Breakfast Club,'' ``Pretty in Pink'' and ``Sixteen Candles,'' hand-picked bands from the emerging alt-rock scene.
Richard completes the hand-picked group of employees that we need to grow and develop JED's future" stated James Rundell, JED's President.