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Carr

(kar),
Francis H., early 20th-century British chemist. See: Carr-Price reaction.

carr

a fen-like, woodland terrain with sallow and alder, created where silt and peat are deposited on the edges of fresh water bodies. Carr woodland is often succeeded by oak woodland, but where there is heavy rainfall, such as in the Lake District, the normal succession is to RAISED BOG.
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Matt is known by coach owners nationwide through his own successful business, Carr Industries.
They would come to Carr for custom cabinet work and to Oregon Motorcoach Center for a leaky roof.
Carr said Bob and Terry Lee approached him about buying Oregon Motorcoach Center about six months ago, and he was named the center's general manager about five months ago.
Everett Charles Ford Miller, 41, president of Carr Miller Capital, and Ryan Jude Carr, 34, and Brian Patrick Carr, 39, cousins and employees of Carr Miller Capital, are named as defendants in New Jersey's nine-count complaint.
In the 1880s, Hial Carr's sons, Loammi and Samuel Carr, took over and the brothers managed a funeral parlor on the first floor of the Odd Fellows Hall on Cottage Street.
Morton Carr introduced the first motorized hearse to the area, which also doubled as an ambulance.
A sheriff's spokeswoman said the department has investigated several complaints filed by the Carrs against deputies.
From behind bars at the Twin Towers Correctional Facility, Lake Los Angeles resident Audie Carr said Friday that he never terrorized or stalked anybody.
Assuming satisfaction of all conditions, Safeway and Carrs expect to close as soon as practicable after receiving shareholder approval and final court approval of the consent decree.
The Carrs Quality Centers super combination stores, which sell both food and pharmacy products, showed a decrease in same- store sales of (1.
The Company's retail selling space grew nearly 10 percent during 1994 and will increase an additional 62,500 square feet when its newest Carrs Quality Centers super combination store opens in Juneau this March.