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the stake

Execution by being burned alive while tied to a large wooden stake. The township found her guilty of witchcraft and sentenced her to the stake.
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If you intend to stake the tree to stabilize it, the stake and ties should remain only for one year.
Alitalia is attracting the interest of Rothschild investment bank, which is forming a consortium of Italian and international investors to present a bid for the stake being sold by the Italian government, according to several press reports.
That month, expressions of interest for the remaining 26% stake were invited, and in February 2005 it was announced that Tata Africa Holdings (SA) Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of the Indian conglomerate Tata, would take up the stake.
Never - ever - use wire stakes without first bending over the top of the stake into a shepherd's' crook to prevent damaging contact to your face or eyes.
The STAKE Act signs also include the toll-free telephone number (1-800-5 ASK-4-ID) that customers may call to report underage tobacco sales.
High Standards, a 7-1 outsider ridden by Edgar Prado, rallied in the stretch to win the Grade III Baldwin Stakes by 2 1/2 lengths after the stake was switched from the downhill turf course to the dirt because of recent rains.
The Stake 'Sunrich Group' is a very successful company, with a similar objective, adding value to nutritional food.
Stake intends to broaden Kettle Valley's bar product line into other health oriented bar products, many of which are expected to use vertically integrated ingredients from the Stake Food Group operations.
EZ Warrior, who made up nearly three lengths when he rallied from fifth in the stakes at Hollywood in July -- the last time he raced -- led almost all the way Sunday.
Pound in the stakes at a 45[degrees] angle with the heads pointing away from the tent.
According to the Fresno Bee, several mounds of the stakes are spread throughout the San Joaquin Valley in central California, a legacy to the economic downturn the vineyard industry suffered three years ago, when many farmers tore out the stakes to plant more profitable crops.
According to the Fresno Bee, several mounds of the stakes are spread throughout the San Joaquin Valley in central California, a legacy to the economic downturn the vineyard industry took three years ago, when many farmers tore out the stakes to plant more profitable crops.
Increasing the stakes attached to the MEAP assessment also improved the academic environment by focusing the efforts of teachers and students on a good test.
of the United States has announced that it has acquired the stakes held by Japan's Nissan Motor Co.
Warrior (Corey Nakatani), making his first start since moving from Eoin Harty to John Shirreffs, trainer of 2005 Derby winner Giacomo, and Refinery (Tyler Baze), stepping up to the stakes level after a strong allowance victory.