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Boll

An obsolete Scottish unit of dry volume. For beans, grass seed, peas, rye, salt, and wheat, one boll was approximately equivalent to 145.145 liters. For barley, malt, and oats, however, it was approximately equivalent to 211.664 liters.
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University of Texas case that upheld the use of affirmative action in higher education, the Boule was a steadfast supporter.
As negotiations proceeded, and Apple disclosed that the iPhone would have a larger display screen, it became clear that GTAT would have to increase its boule size to 260 kg to be economically feasible.
Then the same player tosses the first boule, trying to get it as close as possible to the cochonnet.
THE annual Welsh Petanque Association v BIG League Challenge Cup was held at Monkstone Petanque Club (Penylan) in fantastic boules weather conditions.
In chapter one, "Traditional Conferences: What They Do and How They Get It Wrong," Boule examines what conferences get right but then clearly shows what they do not do well.
A PUB car park has taken on a French flavour after being been kitted out with a permanent pitch for people to play boules.
Everyone who has spent a summer on France's beaches, where le tout Aout takes place, knows that the game consists of throwing metal balls, or boules, at a wooden jack at a distance of 6-10 metres.
According to today's interim financial report, Boule Diagnostics' revenues grew 10.6% year-on-year to SEK 63.8 million in the third quarter of 2012, which was in line with the estimates of Swedish investment bank Redeye.
Si la premiere boule tiree du pot C est A, l'equipe du pot A jouera le premier match a domicile et l'equipe tiree du pot B jouera le deuxieme match a domicile.
In "The Other Glass Ceiling," also in our April issue, JAMELLE BOULE delved into the fiscal and political obstacles that impede the path to higher office for African American politicians.
Carry-out cafe, TRADEMARK name, est'd 1994, is an institution from Key West to Boca Raton with award-winning gourmet pizza crust,wraps, panini sandwiches & unique salads served in French Boule breads.
Michelle Boule (author); MOB RULE LEARNING; CyberAge Books (Nonfiction: Education) $24.95 ISBN: 9781910965927