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beech

a forest tree of the genus Fagus with glossy oval leaves, thin, smooth, greyish bark and fine-grained wood.
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Beechen & Dill Homes will celebrate the opening of two decorated models at the Villas at Willow Pointe on Friday, June 21, by offering special grand-opening prices and incentives.
Henry also finds Catherine's ignorance on many subjects appealing, as we learn when he lectures her on the picturesque, politics, and history during their walk on Beechen Cliff, and the narrator tells us that "clever young m[e]n" generally are attracted to "a good-looking girl, with an affectionate heart and a very ignorant mind" (112).
Kenilworth went into the break just 12-7 down before taking the lead early in the second half but a hat trick from Will Morris set Beechen Cliff on their way to victory, writes Sophie Freestone.
Suspended sentences were given to Jason Gardiner, 43, of Mellent Avenue; Michael Ezenagu, 29, of Malabar Court, India Way, Shepherds Bush, west London; Danny Brake, 27, of Beechen Drive, Fishponds; Charlotte Cotterell, 22, of Melrose Avenue, Yate; Neil Ferguson, 28, of Emersons Green.
Ode to a Nightingale 1 My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains My sense, as though of hemlock I had drunk, Or emptied some dull opiate to the drains One minute past, and Lethe-wards had sunk; 'Tis not through envy of thy happy lot, But being too happy in thine happiness,- That thou, light-winged Dryad of the trees, In some melodious plot Of beechen green, and shadows numberless, Singest of summer in full-throated ease.
(L) 1.79 [+ or -] 0.2 * Pulicaria salviibolia Binge (St) 1.49 [+ or -] 0.17 Phragmites communis Tren (L) 1.75 [+ or -] 0.6 * Phragmites communis Trin (R) 1.69 [+ or -] 0.16 * Oberna beechen (L) Ikonn (Fr) 1.68 [+ or -] 0.15 * Agrimonia ariatica lus (L) 1.83 [+ or -] 0.13 * Serophularia umbrosa Dumort (St) 1.91 [+ or -] 0.1 * Serophularia umbrosa Dumort (O) 1.69 [+ or -] 0.13 * Siderities montana L (St) 1.89 [+ or -] 0.12 * Phlomis olgae Rgl (R) 1.01 [+ or -] 0.1 ** Serratula alatavica c.A.M.
By contrast, Austen is able to spin entire psychological narratives out of personal responses to a painterly bit of countryside, as is evident from the excursion to Beechen Cliff undertaken by Catherine Morland in the company of Henry Tilney in Northanger Abbey.
(5) In Northanger Abbey, Henry Tilney and his sister Eleanor are like picturesque travellers when they go with Catherine to Beechen Cliff, a hill on the southern outskirts of Bath:
Adam Beechen, Freddie Williams II, and Frazer Irving.
Substitute Nathan Larkham scored the extra-time winner as Beechen Cliff School (Bath) beat Ladymead Community School (Taunton) 2-1 in the Somerset boys' final.
Sets and costumes, Astrid Jansen; lighting, Bonnie Beechen Opened.