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CORD, measures. A cord of wood must, when the wood is piled close, measure eight feet by four, and the wood must be four feet long. There are various local regulations in our principal cities as to the manner in which wood shall be measured and sold.

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Cordes to clinical measurements taken at baseline and after 12 months on treatment.
Cordes Insurance Agency is a full-service insurance agency that specializes in home, auto, commercial, farm, life and health insurance.
beaucoup moins que]Ouattariyat [beaucoup plus grand que] vibrera au son des plus brillants maitres musiciens des instruments a cordes.
Cordes is a colleague of Dickinson's at CBS News, where she has been covering the 2016 presidential campaign.
He said they had been visiting at Norquist's apartment for several hours before Cordes was shot.
The very first step of this whole process that leads to skin and tissue damage or systemic effects is not what we all thought it was," Cordes notes.
But the majority of his time, he says, is spent with his family foundation, Cordes Foundation, and as a pro bono evangelist for helping retirement-age people find fulfilling work in their second careers.
19 December 2011 - German retailer Metro AG's (ETR:MEO) planned sale of department store chain Kaufhof may prolong beyond the end of 2011, chief executive Eckhard Cordes was cited by the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung newspaper as saying.
Ce Quatuor a cordes est compose de 4 belles charmantes jeunes filles: Charlotte Juillard et Pauline Fritsch au violon, Sarah Chenaf a l'alto et Juilette Salmona au violoncelle.
METRO AG CEO TO EXIT: Eckhard Cordes, chairman and chief executive officer of Metro AG, announced that he won't seek to extend his contract, which is scheduled to lapse at the end of this month.
Postman John Burke, who also appeared on University Challenge, is accused of attacking Uwe Cordes after the German's wife complained about Burke's car blocking their garage last September.