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bait

a preparation containing a palatable food substance such as raw meat, carrot or bran and a pharmaceutical or poisonous substance. The purpose is to introduce the medicament or poison into the unsuspecting animal.
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Were there any doubt that Jonathan Bate is a quick study, this book should remove it.
Lerch Bates is an employee-owned consulting services company, offering engineers, designers, architects, project managers, consultants and logistics experts in the building construction and management industry.
Having the opportunity to take part in important decisions in the industry was humbling," says Bates.
A friend of the Crawley Family said: "Anna believes her husband was unjustly accused and she is determined to help Mr Bates prove that he is not responsible for this foul deed.
Mr Williams added that he went to the University Hospital of Wales by taxi because he was not allowed to join Bates in the ambulance.
Healthcare support worker Adam Warren said Bates took the scissors out of the left breast pocket of his uniform while he helped him use a cardboard urinal.
Prosecutor Jessica Element said: "Before arriving at hospital Bates was abusive and aggressive to medics Carl Jones and Darren Noble.
Former Falcons No 8 Arnold left Northumbria last month to return to Kingston Park, and now Bates is back in North East coaching just two months after being sacked by Dave Thompson.
Liverpool crown court heard drunken Bates turned on Mr Grundy because he thought he had been "looking at him".
Bates, 30, has denied murdering Mr Hill, aged 30, and an alternative charge of manslaughter.