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Carr

(kar),
Francis H., early 20th-century British chemist. See: Carr-Price reaction.

carr

a fen-like, woodland terrain with sallow and alder, created where silt and peat are deposited on the edges of fresh water bodies. Carr woodland is often succeeded by oak woodland, but where there is heavy rainfall, such as in the Lake District, the normal succession is to RAISED BOG.
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Mr Lane told magistrates that Mr Carr angrily confronted his party and demanded they give up the seat he had reserved.
Judge Tony Briggs accepted the drunken actions of Carr, who is on benefits, were not seriously meant.
Shocked pals heard the bone snap as Carr tripped after a marathon binge.
What has become known as the Carr Family tradition began in 1850 with Hial C.
However, they had to exercise that renewal option by merely providing Carr with written notice on or before March 19, 2007.
The third is about the lynching itself, and here Carr tries to piece together who was most directly responsible for the mob murder, and then she traces the effects the lynching has had on race relations in Marion over the course of the twentieth and early twenty first centuries.
Repeatedly Moray feels obliged to forgive Carr for what today must be seen as patronizing attitudes--among them, her belief that by recording the Indian totems she was somehow rescuing a "dying" culture.
I like to think that my biography, along with Shadbolt's art book form a bridge between the old and the new way of writing and thinking about the life and work of Emily Carr.
Carr regrouped in time to receive a pass from Daisy Alvarenga 25 yards from the goal, before beating one defender and burying a right-footed shot underneath the crossbar.
Jimmy Carr has added the negative stereotypes that exist with regard to Travellers.
The military faces unique personnel challenges because the manpower pool is "bottom-fed," Carr said.
Carr says the association plans to make good use of the 125,000 square feet of exhibit space--50 percent more than last year's expo--with more equipment displays than ever.