from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • MountSill A peak, 4,316.7 m (14,153 ft) high, in the Sierra Nevada range of east-central California.


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  • The Liverpool tide tables give the heights above the Old Dock Sill, which is now non-existent, but the level of it has been carefully preserved near the same position, on a stone built into the western wall of the Canning

    The Sewerage of Sea Coast Towns

  • Gen. David Halverson, the commander at Fort Sill, which is in Lawton and about 80 miles southwest of Oklahoma City, issued a statement Tuesday saying that the post was cooperating with the investigation and calling it an "isolated incident." rss feed

  • There's a look in the eye of many on post here at Fort Sill which is one of both sadness and loss, of course, in part, because six of the 16 fatalities on board that Chinook that crashed in Iraq were based here.

    CNN Transcript Nov 3, 2003

  • You’ll traverse boggy wetlands and the magma-formed crags of the Whin Sill.

    What to Do and Where to Stay

  • Sill: Scalia was billed as an affirmative action candidate, being the first Italian-American.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Why Catholics and Jews?

  • Sill: Shelby C, Your saying that it was the intent of law enforcement to kill eachchild?

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Waco

  • Sill: For example, the report shows that Reno was told that the scientific evidence showed the tear gas would not be harmful.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Waco

  • Sill: Having tear gas thrown in your house, from where you are firing on law enforcement or the bank where you are holding hostages is not stressful “through” anyone else.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Waco

  • As noted by Sill, being in any tear gas atmosphere is very high pressure, gas mask or not.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Waco

  • Sill says: the two political parties have fundamental differences on the role and scope of judiciary

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Tushnet on Lithwick’s Lament


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