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Stocky

In foreign exchange, a slang term for the Swedish krona.
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Stockily built, like the former rugby front row forward he once was, Ken Buckley confronted injustice and censorship front-on.
Nazeeran (who did not know her age) was stockily built and talkative.
They were about 5ft 5in, stockily built and wearing dark clothing.
Hussain, stockily built with a beard, receding hair and tinted glasses, was remanded in custody after a bail application was refused.
The huemul can be considered a medium size animal, stockily built, with relatively short legs, characteristics that demonstrate its great adaptation to the steeped and rocky territory that constitute its natural habitat (Acosta-Jamett, 2004).
Jones "is a very dark, stockily built fellow of about twenty-three" (158).
I just never really was in a rush to do anything in particular,'' says the stockily built actor, his full head of hair (a feature he likes to point out) not covered, for a rare change, by one of his 200 hats or Eddie's asymmetrical, Frederick Douglass 'do.
Mr Dixon, of Ffordd Talfan, is stockily built, blond and balding, and around 5ft-7in.
59) Standing five feet, eight inches tall, stockily built, balding on top, and slightly drooping in the middle, the middle-aged Hansen looked nothing like a movie star, but that was part of his charm.
Thirty-one years old, the third youngest of seven children born of immigrant parents, barely five feet five inches tall and very stockily built, he was using the wooden slats from old vegetable crates to prepare a proper resting place for the symbolic remains of the New York Giants, stealing some time from his bosses at the small Brooklyn grocery store in which he worked as the delivery man.
HORNETS AND YELLOW JACKETS are built more stockily than Polistes and mud daubers.
One was five-foot-seven, stockily built, and with a dark complexion.