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(string),
A slender cord or cordlike structure.
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Daniels allegedly strung along the livestock market until early 2017 when he stopped responding altogether.
No one knows how the lights will look when strung along the roof or around a tree until the moment they're plugged in.
"Our reps know when they are being strung along and it's that attitude from the company that has forced us to announce this next phase of action.
If they are going to invest millions of pounds over a long period, only to be strung along then rejected, they will surely be looking elsewhere.
It's peppered with poetic interludes, a parallel echo to Solange's A Seat At The Table, exploring violence, black oppression, pushing forward, believing in yourself and insecurities, but nestled between these spoken word sections are tracks brimming with emotion, strung along seemingly effortlessly on Keys' voice, clear, strong and gorgeous.
It's peppered with poetic interludes, a parallel echo to Solange's A Seat At The Table, exploring violence and black oppression, but nestled between these spoken word sections are tracks brimming with emotion, strung along seemingly effortlessly on her voice - clear, strong and gorgeous.
Agility levelled serious allegations against Pakistan and even claimed that its intellectual property rights had been infringed and that it had been strung along till such time as FBR was able to develop its own software to take over from that developed by Agility.
Cameron strung along broadcasters at the General Election before chickening out, agreeing to a single token appearance.
Chairman of their association Fivos Mavrovouniotis said for the past two years or so they were being strung along by the president, the ministers of finance and justice, the Central Bank, and Bank of Cyprus.
The CPWD said Verna was unco-operative, and the matter delayed until fresh charges were late in 2005 - 15 years after he started his work hiatus, and the matter strung along until 2007 when "no further action was taken in the matter".
The shower recurs each year when Earth passes through this debris strung along Phaethon's orbit around the Sun.
The workers removed discarded fishing nets, thick ropes in the sea and strung along the beach rocks, metal wires, rubber hoses, pipes, timber, discarded oars, old tires, oils cans, various containers, bags, metal equipment and glass bottles.