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lagan

goods sunk in the sea attached to a buoy. See FLOTSAM, JETSAM.

LAGAN. Goods tied to a buoy and cast into the sea are so called. The same as Ligan. (q.v.)

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They pointed out in their motion that the highest ranking official in the case was now Lagan, who has a salary grade of 25, below the court's threshold of salary grade 27.
Agar, of South Ruislip, West London and Lagan denied two counts of conspiracy to defraud and one count of converting or transferring criminal property but were convicted after a two-week trial at Harrow Crown Court.
Belfast, Northern Ireland-based Lagan provides software that connects governments and citizens online as well as through phones and mobile devices.
"In this difficult economic environment, the Lagan Human Services Call Center solution provides an opportunity for human services agencies to achieve incremental modernization and have a positive impact on day-to-day operations while realizing a high value return," said Des Speed, chief executive officer of Lagan.
The Lagan solution is expected to improve efficiency and customer interaction, and eventually lead to cost savings of up to GBP100,000 a year, starting in 2008/9.
The obelisk-shaped building, which is beside the historic Custom House and overlooks the Lagan Weir, will consist of a 26-storey residential tower incorporating one, two and threebedroom apartments, duplex and penthouse apartments, an eight-storey hotel and seven-storey office building.
Ann Lagan said: "He broke his hock for the second time, and we decided to retire him.
``Ferries such as the Lagan Viking are as big as the smaller ocean liners that used to visit the Mersey, so Twelve Quays will look a terrific sight from the Liverpool side of the river when it is in full use.
Address : Island Civic Centre Lagan Valley Island The Island Postal Code: BT27 4RL City: Lisburn
Police, firefighters and Lagan Search and Rescue all rallied to the scene.
Defending that there was no negligence on the part of BFP, Lagan said on the televised briefing that they had regularly inspected buildings in Valenzuela.
The company, run by two former Cammell Laird shipyard managers, spruced up the Stena Mersey and Stena Lagan ferries this summer.