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good for what ails you

Rur. able to cure any problem or illness. (Usually used to describe food or liquor.) Have a sip of this whiskey. It's good for what ails you. Sally's beef broth is good for what ails you.
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Once they put ail the details into a database, a computer program will sort out the possible family trees relating the different animals.
Roedd Ail Symudiad yn 'cwl' a dyma yrru archeb drwy'r post at gwmni Sain yn syth am y sengl 'Ad Drefnu' (Sain 76S).
And the force promised that from now on there would be regular checks of em ails to catch out anyone misusing their computers.
When M AIL T ODAY asked these hospitals why they were not admitting patients, they said they are already seeing 100 dengue patients daily.
Efallai bod rhai pobl ddim yn gwybod ond Ail Symudiad yw y band cyntaf Cymraeg oedd ddim wedi dod o ysgol na choleg, ac ar ddechrau ein gyrfa doeddwn ni'n adnabod neb, ond ar ol cwrdd a Trwynau Coch, anfonwyd demo at Eurof Williams, Sosban a hynny oedd ein cam cyntaf i'r Sin Roc Gymraeg.
Ian Jones o Erwood ddaeth yn ail a bydd y ddau yma yn cynrychioli Cymru.
Maen nhw'n atgoffa rhywun o'r Kinks ambell dro, y Jam ar adegau, a sawl grwep arall - ond yn y diwedd mae rhywun yn sylweddoli nad ydyn nhw'n debyg i r'un o'r rhain, am mai'r unigryw Ail Symudiad ydyn nhw.
Best believes that AIL is likely to continue to produce excellent earnings in 2007, benefiting from profitable underwriting, strong rate adequacy in the property catastrophe market (despite weakening) and improved investment returns.
These people cannot just create nuisance and then get away with it," Suman Rao, another resident and complainant told M AIL T ODAY .
Wythnos yn ddiweddarach (Mehefin 15), bydd yr ail gem brawf yn cael ei dangos yn fyw ar S4C o 5.
Mae'r gyfres yn adrodd stori Joni, bachgen bach deng mlwydd oed wrth iddo dyfu i fyny ym Mhen Llyen yng nghyfnod yr Ail Ryfel Byd.
AIL has experienced continuous expansive growth and is seeking to contract 125 sales and sales management positions.
ARCHEBAIS sengl gyntaf y grwep Ail Symudiad drwy'r post.
The em ail backlash is part of the move from Old Hall Street's JM Centre to new headquarters in their former Spinney House HQ in Liverpool's Church Street.
A WEEK after M AIL T ODAY reported about several candidates failing to appear for the Staff Selection Commission's Combined Graduate Level Test due to shortage of question papers at the examination centres, the second round of the test on Sunday in the Capital seemed to be more organised.