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Hat

A Turkish measure of length approximately equivalent to 2.63 millimeters. It became obsolete when Turkey made the metric system mandatory in 1933.
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She meets nothing of their calibre here and looks capable of seeing off the Kerry National second Pass The Hat.
Trainer Martin Brassil was pleased with the JP McManus-owned eight-year-old he was sixth in the unsuitable testing conditions behind Pass The Hat in the Carrickmines Handicap Chase.
Donors from rich and developing economies gather every three years to pass the hat around to raise funds for the Bank's International Development Association, or IDA.
Dubai resident Pinky Lomantas, 28, from Compostela Valley, said she some friends from her hometown has decided to pass the hat in their offices to help the typhoon victims.
Pass The Hat, a Whatcom County philanthropic organization with a unique fundraising method, recently provided assistance to its first families and individuals.
It is for people who don't want their kids and friends to have to pass the hat at church when they die.
Pass the hat: Faced with a costly court challenge to its draconian abortion consent law, South Dakota is accepting donations to cover $750,000 in legal fees.
The concert is free with Tower Hill admission but then they'll pass the hat for the child sponsorship.
(Employers did not want workers to have to "pass the hat" to help the families of deceased or disabled colleagues, so employers began to provide benefits in the event of death or disability.)
"We will pass the hat among fellow employees in the company to help her family," Amani said, adding that Francisco worked as a sales lady at a Smokers' Centre shop in Dubai.
"Let's pass the hat around and help our unfortunate compatriot return home while she can still travel," OKOR chapter leader Jauhari Usman said.