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Stone

A unit of weight equivalent to 14 pounds.
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(6) Liberty Hyde Bailey, "Stoneless Prunes, the Latest Wonder," Sunset Magazine 7, nos.
Aimee can thus be associated with the image of Kaiser's stoneless peaches, which replace the real peach with "a ball of damp, sweet cotton-wool" (74): the human being that should be Aimee is mere flesh, housing nothing.
"Since Burbank's death in 1927, we've only been able to find three sources of his stoneless plums in germplasm repositories, and it's not yet clear if they are all the same," says Dardick.
LEADING SCORES: 139 Mark Belsham (Stoneless Golf Centre) 71 68; 141 David Shacklady (Mossock Hall) 71 70, David Smith (Swinton Park) 68 73; 143 Neil Cheetham (Lees Hall) 70 73; 145 Paul Carman (Huddersfield) 74 71, Andrew Barnett (North Wales DR) 72 73, Craig Corrigan (Haigh Hall) 74 71, Simon Edwards (Clays) 73 72, Steve Parry (Astley DR) 72 73; 146 Mike Kanski (Hesketh) 74 72, Freddy Valenti (Pryors Hayes) 72 74, Colin Maroney (Harwood) 71 75.
earrings, a necklace, a watch and a stoneless ring--
Brown, using the vulgarity of the day, records Ruskin's insistence that he was not "stoneless," and in a letter, Brown wrote that Ruskin never had shown any performance, "the stones of venice being the only ones as yet of which poor Mrs Ruskin has had the advantage." (16)
My recipe is an adaptation of a Floyd recipe and is quick and easy to make.INGREDIENTS: 350g stale brown bread 2 large eggs 100g sugar 125g melted butter 100g dried mixed fruit 100g dried chopped apricots 50g chopped, stoneless prunes 50g dried sour cherries 1tsp cinnamon 1 /2tsp allspice 1 /2tsp mixed spice 2tbsp milk *optional .
The Brock Performance Turf Underlayment, a stoneless impact and drainage layer, specifically for use under synthetic turf, takes just two days to install.