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Bo·wie

(bō'wē),
Donald James, 20th-century Canadian physician. See: Bowie stain.

bowie

a disease of young lambs characterized by lateral curvature of the long bones of the front limbs. The lambs become so lame that they lose condition and are markedly deformed by the age of 8 weeks. The cause is unknown.
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It is the story of the legendary Jim Bowie, who was martyred at the Battle of the Alamo.
Joining Billy Bob in the movie are Dennis Quaid as General Sam Houston, Patrick Wilson as William Travis and Jason Patric as Jim Bowie, famous for the deadly knife bearing his surname.
Davy Crockett, William Travis and Jim Bowie stand rail in the face of Santa Ana's legions but the author takes them, and other Texas heroes, down a peg or two.
Entre los defensores estaba el famoso Davy Crockett y el pintoresco tejano Jim Bowie, guerrero conocido por sus habilidades con los cuchillos.
When word got around that The Munch Box was in danger, owner Buck Barker had more people showing up to help him than Davey Crockett and Jim Bowie had at the Alamo.
The festivities may have continued well into the morning hours had it not been dampened by two developments: A sudden midnight rain shower; and a message warning Jim Bowie that General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, the military dictator of Mexico, had encamped with several thousand troops on the Medma River--just a few miles south of the mission-fortress called the Alamo.
This acquisition aligns well with our strategic goals and also brings a wealth of talent and experience into the Group," said Jim Bowie, President of Electrosonic Group.
05 2 Just Friends 3 Moville 4 Baily View 7 Prince Of Milan 10 Last Time D'Albain 11 The Book Thief 14 Jim Bowie Recommended perm; 64 lines at EUR1 a line, total stake EUR64 to play with, we can put in eight of the 14 and hope for a result - it's certainly a race that needs some cover.
20) must have been the biggest certainty since General Santa Anna's victory over Jim Bowie at the Alamo, when coasting home in his maiden at Pontefract in April.
Com, which also features more than 75 classic Western TV series including Bat Masterson, Wyatt Earp, Bonanza, The Rifleman, Jim Bowie, Cisco Kid, and The Lone Ranger.
And, with Robbie Colgan taking over from Ruby Walsh (resting after his Cheltenham exploits), Tony Martin's charge is napped to account for Noel Meade's JIM BOWIE, which struggled to land a Downpatrick bumper after making a pleasing debut behind Kerb Appeal at Navan.
General Santana was famous for the only battle he ever won at the Alamo, killing Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie.