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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.

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Admitted to practice: 1980) In October 2005, Grainer filed on behalf of her client a motion to set aside mediation agreement.
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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Enhanced with a biography of composer Ron Grainer, cast member filmographies, and a scene index, Flickers is a welcome, entertaining, and certain to be popular addition to any personal or community library DVD collection.
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Highlights will include a presentation from Court of Versailles curator Anne-Marie Quette on the importance of the fireplace in French society life, a discussion of restoration activities at fire-damaged Laura Plantation in Vacherie, Louisiana, and ideas on fireplace design and decoration by plaster and gold leaf experts and a master wood grainer.
Streu reports that maple hardwood flooring has surfaced as an alternative to oak flooring for those seeking a plainer, less grainer wood lighter in colour.
The public and business owners will also be asked their opinion on the following roads as part of a consultation: Percy Street, John Dobson Street, Camden Street, Northumberland Road Bridge, Northumberland Road, Claremont Road, Queen Victoria Road junction, Queen Victoria Road, Richardson Road, Pink Lane, Bath Lane, Westmorland Road, Marlborough Crescent, Scotswood Road, Collingwood Street, St Nicholas Street, Westgate Road and Grainer Street.