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abbreviation for rex or regina, ‘king’ or ‘queen’. The initial letter is used in proceedings, especially English criminal proceedings, to indicate that the Crown is the plaintiff or, more usually, prosecutor: R v. Haddock In Scotland, prosecutions run in the name of Her (or His) Majesty's Advocate, hence cases are cited HMAv. McFable.
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Young ambassadors were invited to take up this challenge to change minds of people in their neighbourhood and spread awareness to educate and encourage them to follow the five R's.
For a three R's refresher, and three quick peeks at what PPACA watchers, federal agencies and insurer rate filings have been saying about the three R's lately, read on.
To achieve this goal, the Ninja H2 R's supercharged engine boasts a mind-numbing power output in the region of 300hp.
Speaking after the meeting with Mr King, Olive i r's mum Joanne and Cllr Jake Morrison, Mrs Soubry said: "It was a real honour to meet with Olive i r's parents.
Tal R's work postdates those debates--its patterning is floridly explicit--but it is full of echoes of artists to whom they mattered.
The R's looked certainties for the drop at the turn of the year but home wins against Liverpool, Arsenal, Swansea, Tottenham and Stoke saved their bacon.
First, if Jahmene wins the R's little chance of a sex tape.
SIR - I agree with Dafydd Wigley's statement (Western Mail, September 14) that the BNP's use of Owain Glyndwe r's image is distasteful.
Waldorf schools, review of documents from the Gates Foundation, and staff-interview and student-achievement data from four public Waldorf-methods schools, she develops the following three-part argument: (1) New three R's and Waldorf: Waldorf graduate survey data suggest that alumni identify something that might be summarized as "rigor," "relevance" and "relationship" as key outcomes of Waldorf education; (2) New three R's and urban public school youth: The goals have shifted over the past ten years for funders and policy makers alike to encompass more than high test scores.
Meanwhile, the three R's have formed the foundation for a community of artists.
This is a project your R's and your D's can join on.
R's temporary emancipation from professional behavior continued once the dancing started.