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GRAIN, weight. The twenty-fourth part of a pennyweight.
     2. For scientific purposes the grain only is used, and sets of weights are constructed in decimal progression, from 10,000 grains downward to one hundredth of a grain.

GRAIN, corn. It signifies wheat, rye, barley, or other corn sown in the ground In Pennsylvania, a tenant for a certain term is entitled to the way- going crop. 5 inn. 289, 258; 2 Binn. 487; 2 Serg. & Rawle, 14.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Most folks wanted a match barrel with a decreased twist rate of 1:9 or 1:10 for shooting 69 grainers and similar match bullets of the era.
He caught trains on the fly, was hauled onto flatcars moving twenty miles an hour, rode grainers and gondolas, rode suicide-style.
(19) For his part, the tune's composer, Ron Grainer, was delighted with Derbyshire's contribution and sought, unsuccessfully for her, a share of the credit and royalties, but he was overruled.
Bronze "B" R White 109-33-76; S Cohen 107-30-77; K Grainer 108-29-79.
1 operational issue for us is making sure that tenants are capable and able to fulfill their lease obligations," says Greg Grainer, head of industrial property management at Jones Lang LaSalle.
The tune was written by Aussieborn composer Ron Grainer, who worked with Delia Derbyshire at the BBC Radiophonic Workshop on the theme tune to Doctor Who.
Grainer, 1930 Harrison St., Suite 503, Hollywood, reprimanded following an April 23 court order.
Allison and her husband Victor of Enfield, CT.; 10 grandchildren, Diana Peterson of Ware, Diedra Finney of Worcester, Martha Doherty and Christopher Allison both of Enfield, CT., Deborah Kelleher of Springfield, Thomas Finney II of Worcester, David LaForest of Palmer, Lynn Grainer, Steven Audette and Elizabeth Marone all of FLA; 33 great-grandchildren, 9 great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Elaine Slaton of Plant City, FLA.
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It comes framed by two specially commissioned compositions by Helena Gough, whose musique concrete explorations appear to mimic the cut-up splendour of Coventry-born sonic innovator Delia Derbyshire - member of the BBC's Radiophonic Workshop and chiefly responsible for realising Ron Grainer's theme to the television series Doctor Who.
Gianni, born and raised in New York, first studied painting at age 16 with his grandfather, Franco Monteleone, a successful illustrator and wood grainer. Gianni graduated with a BFA in painting from the School of Visual Arts under the guidance of figure painter Steven Assael.