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baby

1. n. a lover; one’s sweetheart. (Also a term of address.) Come over here and kiss me, baby.
2. n. a term of address for a friend or pal of either sex. Come on, baby, push this thing—hard!
3. n. a thing; a gadget; a machine, such as a car. (Similar to sucker.) Hand me that baby with the sharp point, will you?
4. n. a project thought of as an offspring. (Always with a possessor.) Whose baby is the Johnson account?
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"We were hoping to try for another baby. I wasnt taking any funds out of the National Health.
figure By ISABEL GITHAEbr Four people died in a road accident yesterday when a lorry carrying fertilizer collided with a matatu at Kariene in Central Imenti, Meru County.Seven other people, including a baby, sustained injuries and are admitted to Meru Level Five hospital and Kariene hospitals.
A father from Chicago admitted on Wednesday that he struck his 3-month-old son on the back with his fist last September while he, the baby and the babys mother were staying with relatives in Mount Prospect.
About Hepatitis-A (infectious jaundice) in children, that carelessness over hand washing after visiting the lavatory or inordinate delay in changing babys nappy, poor quality water supplies and taking unhygienic food or close personal contact with an infected person can also result in spreading Hepatitis A infection.
First semi-final: 7-4 Milldean Clarky 2 Droopys Savanna 11-4 Droopys Cheeky 6 Babys Chum 16 Jangos Fortune 25 Ardkil Queen.
Sepulveda looked down and saw something that scared her: The umbilical cord was wrapped around the babys neck.
ISLAMABAD, 05 May , 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- Babys natural temperament and parents interactions with their baby during the first year of life can predict the odds of behaviour problems later on.
Her litter-sister Roswell Juliette won the pounds 3,500 Victor Chandler Marathon at the 2003 Racing Post Festival, while other siblings included similar staying types Roswell Romeo and Babys Chum.
Williamson verified the address, then gave instructions to the babys grandmother, who relayed them to officer Maria Reyes, who was first to arrive at the house.
n Draw for Saturday morning's semis, first: 1 Babys Chum, 2 Jangos Fortune, 3 Ardkil Queen (m), 4 Droopys Savanna (w), 5 Droopys Cheeky (w), 6 Milldean Clarky (w).
A recent trial stakes winner, Barry O'Sullivan's local - known previously as Creamery Master when trained at Walthamstow by Jim Reynolds - built up a sizeable advantage and, while Babys Chum made inroads into his lead from the second-last bend, he had the race in safe keeping to score by just over two lengths in 45.68sec.
Confirmed runners: Archers Enero (w), Archers Sparkler (w), Ardkil Queen (m), Babys Chum, Bonnie Princess (w), Caloona Striker (m), Darling Slaney (m), Dashas Deal (w), Distant Rumble, Droopys Cheeky (w), Droopys Savanna (w), Ellas Pride, Eye Eye Luck y (w), Fandango Classic, Flashing Tone, Glensvieri (w), Greenacre Lin, Jangos Fortune, Jangos Titch, Knockard Moth, Midway Larking (m), Midway Tomsscout, Milldean Clarky (w), Mourinho (w), Never Can Tell (w), Paddock Droopys, Pennys Muppet (m), Pennys Yokel (m), Seabiscuit, Shebas Magic (w), Shes A Dame, Slim Official, Slippy Returns, Speedbird (w), Topmeup, Yamaha Autumn.