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a by-product of the milling industry used as a protein supplement in diets for ruminants and pigs. A finer grade of offal than bran and it approximates pollard or shorts. The nomenclature is poorly defined.

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Q. How can I avoid waking up in the middle of the night to go to the bathroom? I wake up e-v-e-r-y night, in the middle of the night. At least once.

A. Was that always like this? Did it start in the recent time? How old are you?
You see, waking up in the middle of the night for urination is sometime a symptom. Could be something is pressuring your bladder, like women when they are pregnant- they go every 10 minutes.
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The picture of card play as a part of middling hospitality in eighteenth-century England is strikingly consistent, from desultory impromptu games to elaborate occasions, from small rural parsonages to the townhouses of metropolitan merchants.
In addition, it is clear that middling card play was quite different from the dangerous vice so vilified in the public press, and which has captured the attention of most histotians of the period.
The debate on the emergence of a politically active English middle class is somewhat tangential to my study of middling leisure culture.
Ann Bermingham and John Brewer (London, 1995), 372; Margaret Hunt, The Middling Sort: Commerce, Gender, and the Family in England, 1680-1780 (Berkeley, 1996), 50.