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ardent admirer

One who is a devoted follower or supporter of someone or something. Although the monarchy is no longer relevant in leading the country, the king still has many ardent admirers.
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In August, Ventas completed the acquisition of Ardent Health Services and an affiliate of Equity Group Investments completed a majority investment in a newly capitalised hospital operating company, which will continue to be branded "Ardent".
Ardent will continue LHP's emphasis on joint venture partnerships with top-tier, not-for-profit and academic health systems, and the company has assumed LHP's management and operational responsibilities within each of its existing partnerships.
Ardent currently operates three health systems with 14 hospitals and employs multi-specialty physicians in nearly 100 clinic locations across New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.
Exercise ARDENT DEFENDER will also include participation from defence and security partner-nations and civilian law enforcement agencies and will specifically focus on explosive threats to domestic and international air operations, including aircraft and associated infrastructure.
Ardent Mills is being formed by ConAgra Mills and Horizon Milling, a Cargill-CHS joint venture formed in 2002.
Suppliers, including the many farmers and cooperatives that currently provide wheat to the milling operations of ConAgra Mills and Horizon Milling, are expected to benefit from the additional sourcing opportunities provided by Ardent Mills' asset base, as well as from more opportunities to make value-adding connections to consumers.
8220;Ardent selected Namtek for a Letter of Supply because of its in-depth knowledge of both Ardent technology and the Federal IT marketplace.
My task at Ardent Sentry 06 was to get the communications installed and working so all air and surface key members could talk to each other," Gutridge said.
But the race took its final shape three out where three pound claimer Dominic Elsworth sent Ardent Scout clear of Amberleigh House as The Major, who had run a cracker to that point, crashed out.
An Ardent insider said: "Despite what he said Edward is involved.
The former Ardent programme-maker made her attack on Edward in a report for ITV's Tonight With Trevor McDonald, to be screened this evening, in which Mr Cockren also disclosed the decision to stop making royal films.
None of the footage given to the Palace would be used in any future programme, said Ardent.
Ardent Productions yesterday claimed it had remained in the Fife town after the start of the ban "with the full knowledge and co-operation of the University Press Office".
William contacted the Palace after he noticed the crew from Ardent Productions yesterday, the Sun and Daily Mail newspapers reported.
The name Ardent was chosen "as an indicator of peoples' feelings in terms of their mission," Kane explains.