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Flack

(flak),
Martin W., British physiologist, 1882-1931. See: Flack node, Keith and Flack node.
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Karman Carermencite, one of the staff at the Flik Flak zone explained, C[pounds sterling]As well as developing very trendy watches in a childrenCOs world where princesses rub shoulders with pirates and explorers, the Flik Flak brand has also developed a method of teaching children to tell the time, which is what we are here to share with the little guests to our zone.
Currently on the pistol range, everyone holds the weapon in their hand at the alert until the targets pop up, no one wears helmets or flak jackets, and the only position used is the standing.
So who exactly should be taking the flak, you may well ask?
We took a lot of flak, especially from the media, and we have to accept it.
But you don't become a Premiership manager unless you're prepared to take flak.
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.
I have a feeling some readers may give Michael Levine flak for his article "Is Pride Good PR?
The Swedish energy group Vattenfall said on Thursday (29 June) that the Swedish government has approved its plans to establish a large offshore wind farm at the Kriegers Flak shallow-water area in the southern Baltic Sea.
Like his counterpart Chris Bangle, David Robb has taken some Flak during his 13-year tenure as the design boss for BMW's motorcycle business.
By comparison, the "flak vest" of Vietnam came in at about 25 pounds, and the original flak vest worn by airmen during World War II weighed around 40 pounds, Air Force Museum officials said.
We went all over the north of Germany and as soon as we entered, we had flak and searchlights to contend with--all the way to target.
A lot of professional landscapers and gardeners know they get a lot of flak about blowers,'' said Laura Toro, owner of the garden shop.