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keel

(kēl),
1. Paratyphoid or salmonellosis of ducklings.
2. The anatomic term referring to the line along the ventral aspect of bird's breastbone; a bony prominence.

keel

see CARINA.
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Keel Associates is a debt-consolidation firm that specializes in helping people pay off multiple short and long-term loans.
Believed to be the work titled Weel May the Keel Row, the painting was created by Hedley in 1905 and exhibited at the Bewick Club in Newcastle.
Keel also serves as president of the National Congress of American Indians.
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'The keel laying marks the realization of a longstanding dream for The Ritz-Carlton brand as we bring our guest experience and service ethos to the seas through these highly unique luxury vessels and one-of-a-kind on-board amenities and experiences.'
Walker, the winner for Place 5, will face Betsy Johnson while Keel, the Place 2 Republican winner, will compete against incumbent Judge Larry Meyers, the only Democrat to hold statewide office in Texas.
The laying of the keel may be the official beginning of a ship's life, but Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Jacksonville personnel began work on USS Omaha several months prior to the keel laying ceremony.
Charles Ferguson Davie, chief investment officer at Moorfield, said: "Liverpool's waterfront has witnessed a significant revival over recent years and The Keel is the perfect new addition to the regeneration of the area, creating a landmark asset for the city centre and part of a larger strategic move into the purpose-built private rental sector for funds managed by Moorfield.
FH Ortho said that the long keel base plate has been used for the past four years in France, especially for complicated cases.