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gaskin

(găs′kĭn)
n.
The part of the hind leg of a horse or related animal between the stifle and the hock.

gaskin

the muscular portion of the hindleg between the stifle and hock, corresponding to the human calf. The term is used in horses and sometimes dogs.
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The prosecution barrister said: "Gerard Gaskin admitted during interview that he carried out this assault.
Gaskin said students still learn skills from projects like this that can be transferred into other work.
Gaskin, who learned his craft under the guidance of the legendary Leslie Reynolds and Jim Syder, has been linked with greyhounds since his teens - his first winner as an owner was at the tender age of 13 with Pontisex - and he boasts an admirable record in the top races over a period of more than four decades.
Karl-Tyler's mother has not seen him since, despite obtaining a court order for Gaskin to return the child to his home.
Gaskin, who has been on leave since May 12, denied allegations of sexual harassment and said politics were motivating district leaders to seek his ouster.
Gaskin endorsed the American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act (HR 1127), legislation that would give industrial users of goods such as steel legal standing in trade remedy cases involving those products.
Daniel Gaskin then allegedly went and joined the attack, the court heard.
Along with Gaskin, McClenahan and Riso, the cast also features Julian James as Max Detweiler, Amanda Hubbell as Elsa Schraeder and Trevor Khar as Rolf.
I know I had a good night with five winners, but you can have five winners somewhere and still think it's Mickey Mouse," said Gaskin.
According to Maricopa officials, before the 5-0 vote, board members made it apparent to Gaskin that they didn't want him to continue in the post, and gave him every opportunity to step down.
Gaskin, 19, said to his mum a day after the assault: "I've killed someone.
Caxton Commander has been quite a servant for Gaskin, this season also winning all-aged stakes at Ballinagar and Borris-in-Ossory.