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Flack

(flak),
Martin W., British physiologist, 1882-1931. See: Flack node, Keith and Flack node.
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I know it's said that there's no such thing as a certainty in racing but for those three years between 2000 and 2002, to my eyes, Flak Jacket was just that.
He says Bramble and Boumsong can take the flak flying from both pundits and Geordie fans, and is hoping for an improved defensive display against Arsenal.
Flak Jacket landed the five-furlong handicap under a typically powerful drive from the former champion.
Lot 2 Kriegers Flak 150 kV HVAC Submarine and internal platform connections (on the two Danish HVAC Platforms), design, production and execution including the transport and laying of the submarine cable.
The revitalised Flak Jacket can get back to winning ways in the Harewood Handicap (5.
The SWAT officer, standing behind a table bristling with firearms, flak jackets, helmets and a gas mask, nodded thoughtfully as the Van Nuys youngster told his story.
DAVID O'LEARY last night tried to deflect the flak from chairman Doug Ellis by blaming himself for Aston Villa's plummet into the relegation zone.
David Nicholls landed this race with Zuhair in 1999 and he saddles Flak Jacket, Cryhavoc and Brecongill Lad in his bid for a follow-up.
Garcetti has drawn flak from the county Board of Supervisors and several state legislators in recent months for failing to launch a full-fledged investigation into the events that led Belmont, the nation's costliest public school, to be constructed on contaminated land atop the Los Angeles City Oil Field.
We developed the AS410 device, a standalone single-port E1 offering, because we realized that many international service providers do not have a means to do remote management and troubleshooting tasks," says Tom Flak, Verilink vice president of marketing.
But Laney said: "The toughest thing was the flak I copped.
At Ascot, David Nicholls saddles Flak Jacket in the Sanatogen Gold Handicap (3.