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  • proper n. A female given name, a less common spelling of Blanche.


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  • The Second Circuit, in Blanch v. Koons and Dorling Kindersley, went a long way towards fixing that problem, but unfortunately not everyone has caught up.

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  • SYNOPSIS: MSGT Billy Ray Laney was born on August 21, 1939 in Blanch,

    Laney, Billy R.

  • "It went through to 1985, and we made tremendous progress," recalled Blanch, speaking of biofuels research at Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, UC Berkeley and other scientific institutions.


  • "Blanch," he said at last, hoarsely and almost in a whisper, "it takes a better man than I to say 'no' to you, and I don't say it.

    When Dreams Come True

  • Her presence will live on though, through the character she so amazingly performed; Blanch.

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  • "If gasoline prices at the pump reach record nominal levels, some studies suggest it could have a substantial negative effect on consumer and business confidence" in the U.S., Francisco Blanch , commodity strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, wrote in a research note.

    Libya Turns Oil Rally From Nuisance To Threat For World Economy

  • Blanch one bunch of rapini for about four minutes, shock in a bowl of ice water, squeeze dry and chop finely.

    Goodbye Basil,

  • Blanch a quarter-cup raw pistachios in boiling water for two minutes.

    Goodbye Basil,

  • Frank J. Blanch Jr., 79, a plumber who had been an officer of the Plumbers Local Union No. 5, died Sept. 11 at his home in Woodbridge.

    Frank J. Blanch Jr., officer of plumbers union

  • Blanch 2 pounds baby collard greens — stemmed, leaves cut into ½ -inch strips — for 30 seconds in a large pot of boiling salted water and shock them in ice water.

    A Guide to Loving Winter Greens


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