Lombard


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Lombard

1. A banker or lender. The term is used especially when referring to a person rather than an institution.

2. Slang; a wealthy person who is greedy, stingy or otherwise morally obnoxious.
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The collection includes two Lombard log haulers, one steam, one gasoline, according to curator and director Marcia Pond-Anderson.
Det Sgt John Cahill told how the boy was taking down his pants in the toilet when Lombard attacked him.
In June, Lombard had been forced to withdraw from the 5,000 metres in the European Athletics Cup in Reykjavik with a niggling injury.
During his professional career, Lombard has worked as a consultant to former New York State Comptroller H.
Ori Karev, CEO of UnitedHealth International, said: "Our new partnership with ICICI Lombard is an important step in making access to cross-border health care more seamless for consumers, a model we are exploring in multiple markets.
However, no one responded last year when Lombard sought proposals for a grocery store for the site.
DE) has said that it will sell a part of its stake in joint-venture firm ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company Ltd through an initial public offering, the Asian Age reported online.
The M PPVA provides access to an institutionally priced option for a tax efficient investment vehicle, partnering the wealth structuring expertise of Lombard International with the high caliber of dedicated service that M Financial Group's wealth planning capability brings.
The larger-than-life signature of Nathan Lombard on the gallery wall was recreated, she said, from a receipt he kept for building a coffin.
Team leader Paul Dudley said: "We took part in the NDCS Three Peaks Challenge in 2006, and the Lombard 24 Peaks Challenge 2007.
The girls asked Lombard for a project idea, and he suggested the route, which he had traveled as a youngster in Pasadena.
CASTRES have swooped for Worcester's former France international centre Thomas Lombard, according to reports.