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calk

(kôk)
n.
1. A pointed extension on the toe or heels of a horseshoe, designed to prevent slipping.
2. A spiked plate that is fixed on the bottom of a shoe to prevent slipping and preserve the sole.

calk v.
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However, by 2000, the vast majority of an estimated 1.2 million charts had come from education and direct work with students (Calkin, 2002).
Rajcevic's lawyer, Frank Abrams, said he was "flabbergasted" by Calkin's behaviour.
Calkins, Rylaarsdam and Edri are based in the Los Angeles, Calif., office.
We have over 1,700 municipalities in the state," Calkins said.
Calkins was recently named vice president of business development and general manager at the former Dome Arena, which sits at the corner of Calkins Road and East Henrietta Road.
Calkins now reports to Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairman Greg Abel.
He then took on the publisher's role at The Daily Courier in Forest City, N.C., before coming to Calkins Media as the director of digital services.
With age, people tend to get more premature beats, added Hugh Calkins, director of the electrophysiology lab at Johns Hopkins Medicine in Baltimore.
This was "the first time" any group of experts suggested an indication potentially existed for ablating asymptomatic atrial fibrillation (AF), Hugh Calkins, MD, said at the annual International AF Symposium.
Calkins Media' s over-the-top (OTT) business and mobile app technology, which enables media organizations to grow their audiences with branded channels on all of the major streaming platforms, has a new owner.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 20, 2017-New Media to Acquire 4 Publications/Digital Operations of Calkins Media for USD 17.5m