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  • 1 Cockling — Cockle Coc kle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cockled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Cockling}.] [Of uncertian origin.] To cause to contract into wrinkles or ridges, as some kinds of cloth after a wetting. [1913 Webster] {Cockling sea}, waves dashing against each… …

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  • 2 Cockling — Recorded as Cocken, Cockin, and the rare Cockland, Cocklin, and Cockling, this is a very early English medieval surname. It has several possible origins although all are in a sense related or associated. The derivation as with the surname Cock,… …

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  • 3 cockling — cockle ► NOUN 1) an edible burrowing bivalve mollusc with a strong ribbed shell. 2) (also cockleshell) literary a small shallow boat. ● warm the cockles of one s heart Cf. ↑warm the cockles of one s heart DERIVATIVES …

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  • 4 cockling — a. Curling, ruffled, dashing, whirling, foaming, rushing …

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  • 5 cockling — present part of cockle …

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  • 6 Cockling sea — Cockle Coc kle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cockled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Cockling}.] [Of uncertian origin.] To cause to contract into wrinkles or ridges, as some kinds of cloth after a wetting. [1913 Webster] {Cockling sea}, waves dashing against each… …

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  • 7 2004 Morecambe Bay cockling disaster — Location Morecambe Bay, England Cause of Death Drowning Fatalities 23 (21 bodies recovered) Survivors 15 Perpetrator Lin Liangren The Morecambe Bay cockling disaster occurred on the evening of 5 February 2004 at Morecambe Bay in North West… …

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  • 8 Paper cockling — Морщение бумаги …

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  • 9 Watercolor painting — For other uses, see Watercolors (disambiguation). An artist working on a watercolor using a round brush Watercolor (US) or watercolour (UK and Commonwealth), also aquarelle from French, is a painting method. A watercolor is the …

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  • 10 Ferryside — ( cy. Glan y Fferi) is a seaside village in Carmarthenshire, Wales. It is situated 8½ miles (14 km) south of Carmarthen, near the mouth of the River Tywi and close to golden sandy beaches.Originating as a landing place on the ferry route to… …

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  • 11 Ghosts (2006 film) — Infobox Film name = Ghosts image size = caption = DVD cover director = Nick Broomfield producer = Nick Broomfield Jez Lewis writer = Nick Broomfield Jez Lewis narrator = starring = Ai Qin Lin Zhe Wei music = Harry Escott Molly Nyman… …

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  • 12 Cockle — Coc kle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cockled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Cockling}.] [Of uncertian origin.] To cause to contract into wrinkles or ridges, as some kinds of cloth after a wetting. [1913 Webster] {Cockling sea}, waves dashing against each other with …

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  • 13 Cockled — Cockle Coc kle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cockled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Cockling}.] [Of uncertian origin.] To cause to contract into wrinkles or ridges, as some kinds of cloth after a wetting. [1913 Webster] {Cockling sea}, waves dashing against each… …

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  • 14 Gangmasters Licensing Authority — The Gangmasters Licensing Authority is a UK agency regulating the supply of workers to the agricultural, horticultural and shellfish industries. Employment agencies working in those fields need to be registered with the authority from 1 October,… …

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  • 15 United Kingdom agency worker law — refers to the law which regulates people s work through employment agencies in the United Kingdom. Though statistics are disputed, there are currently between half a million and one and a half million agency workers in the UK, and probably over… …

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  • 16 List of villages in Gower — Gower Peninsula Country Wales Sovereign state United Kingdom Dialling code 01792 Police …

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  • 17 Special fine paper — is a classification of paper used for copying and digital printing.[1] Contents 1 Copy paper 2 Digital printing paper 3 See also …

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  • 18 Cockland — Recorded as Cocken, Cockin, and the rare Cockland, Cocklin, and Cockling, this is a very early English medieval surname. It has several possible origins although all are in a sense related or associated. The derivation as with the surname Cock,… …

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  • 19 Mass deacidification — is a term used in Library and Information Science for one possible measure against the degradation of paper in old books (the so called slow fires ). The goal of the process is to increase the pH of acidic paper on a large scale. Although acid… …

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  • 20 Glamorgan — For other uses, see Glamorgan (disambiguation). Glamorgan Welsh: Morgannwg Motto: A Ddioddefws A Orfu (He Who suffered, conquered)[1][2] …

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