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grouper

 [gro̳p´er]
any of various usually large marine fish of the genera Epinephelus and Mycteroperca, found in tropical waters; they are often eaten by humans but sometimes contain ciguatoxin and can cause ciguatera.

grouper

[grōōp′er]
any of various usually large marine fish of the genera Epinephelus and Mycteroperca, found in tropical waters. They are often eaten by humans, but sometimes contain ciguatoxin and can cause ciguatera.
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The blue groper is also not normally noted for its tight social structure, and yet around the Recherche these fish swim in what appear to be family groups, with individuals ranging upwards from 40 cm.
However, there were calls for the Republican action hero to explain himself as a growing number of women came forward to accuse him of being a serial groper.
The Hollywood action hero is leading the race for office despite a string of claims that he is a serial groper who once admired Hitler.
1 - are Nancy Pearlman, Richard Groper, Addie Miller, Evelyn Metoyer-Williams, Peter Ford, Gilbert Carrasco, Maria ``Lou'' Calanche and Sylvia Scott-Hayes.
The Oacis solution positions us to help health care providers automate and link patient records in a manner that allows them to view and act on information in a safe and secure manner," said Mark Groper, President and CEO of DINMAR.
DAVE Lee Travis yesterday branded claims he was a groper as "nonsense" but admitted he was tactile.
We're pleased to announce the new Oacis HDW solution suite, and we're very excited about the robust capabilities it offers clinical researchers as well business operations and planning personnel," said Mark Groper, DINMAR's President and CEO.
Hence Hector is portrayed as a rather fruity but (troublingly) innocent groper of the young men he offers lifts home to (on the back of his motorbike, as unlikely as that may seem), and Irwin is the repressed young homosexual enamoured by his spectacularly good-looking student, Dakin (Dominic Cooper), and the dreaming spires in equal measure.
ACCORDING to Bob Monkhouse,Tommy Cooper could be a violent drunk,Benny Hill a cheap seducer of teenage girls,Ken Dodd was deadly dull off- stage and Frankie Howerd was a serial groper of straight men.
Marku denied through an interpreter that he was the groper but was convicted of indecent assault and jailed for four months.