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mew, miaow

the vocal sound characteristic of domestic cats; in various languages it is spelled in 31 different ways, which include 'miaow', 'meow', 'myaus', 'mio', and 'mau'. See also vocalization.
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The last afternoon of the MEW had AIM professors Noel Cortez and Mario A.
Set up in 1989, MEW (formerly, Mahesh Enamelled Wires Pvt Ltd), was reconstituted as a closely-held public limited company in 2010.
Placing a diaphragm call in my mouth I produced a series of 12 pleading cow mews, followed by a series of higher pitched lost-calf mews.
These awards reflect MEW S trust in Prysmian capabilities to meet the increasing needs for the development of new power grids in this strategic area" declared Antonio Chiantore, General Manager for Prysmian Group in the Middle East.
Which is why for nearly 25 years, Mew has been campaigning for dentists to use an alternative to orthodontics called 'orthotropics'.
Mew, 34, of Holly Lane, Great Wyrley, near Walsall, had denied sexually assaulting his teenage victim, but admitted an alternative offence of attempted sexual assault.
But with his girlish voice, obscure lyrics and melancholy melodies, Mew came across rather like a- ha on helium.
Mew is the rarest of all Pokemon but he also holds incredible psychic powers.
In real life the road is Cranley Mews, a posh back street in West London off the Fulham Road.
Cranley Mews is a great spot, we love the pretty mews houses, and it's in a wonderful location near Gloucester Road - its use as a filming location for McMafia has certainly added an extra frisson," says Gabriella Gyngell from letting agent Strutt & Parker (020 3504 6823).