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Gun

An ancient Sumerian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 30 kilograms.
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So we jumped the gun but we were never ones for sticking to the rules.
The Atman Family [owners] are happy if we can keep Halicarnassus happy, so we may have jumped the gun announcing that he'll never see a racetrack again.
However, we believe the college has jumped the gun and staff have every right to be sceptical about the need for widespread job cuts when they learn of the whopping pay rises earned by those at the top.
We may have jumped the gun in talking about the Highway 520 pontoon construction project Tuesday in a story about the Port of Grays Harbor's new business activity.
I think those expecting some kind of collusion have jumped the gun, but bookmakers have reacted by making the draw an extremely short price in the match.
It appears that ex-Baggies man "Earnie" jumped the gun a bit in congratulating his fellow Welshman, as of course Villa have only booked themselves in the Car-r ling, and not the FA, Cup final.
BEITAR JERUSALEM fans stopped their side wrapping up the Israeli championship last week when they jumped the gun with a title party.
I feel that the Dubai Police Traffic Department has jumped the gun in fining jaywalkers
LADIES LUNCH FOR A CAUSE: It's a little early to begin Breast Cancer Awareness month (which is, technically, October), but nonetheless, Estee Lauder Cosmetics and Saks Fifth Avenue jumped the gun for the good cause on Wednesday afternoon with a very chic ladies' luncheon at the Greystone Estate in Beverly Hills.