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  • hedge — Synonyms and related words: abate, about the bush, adjust to, allowance, alter, around the bush, assuage, bar, beat about, beat around, beg the question, bicker, boggle, border line, bound, boundary, boundary condition, boundary line, bourn, box… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ward off — Synonyms and related words: about the bush, anticipate, avert, bar, beat around, beat back, beat off, beg the question, block, brush off, chase, chase away, chase off, check, counter, cut, debar, deflect, deter, discourage, dishearten, dismiss,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • Hayward — The person designated to see fair distribution of hay for village animals during the winter months. He also ensured no animal broke into a hay or corn field, or anywhere it should not be. For this reason he was also known as the hedge ward , a… …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • Hayward — Hay ward (h[=a] w[ e]rd), n. [Hay a hedge + ward.] An officer who is appointed to guard hedges, and to keep cattle from breaking or cropping them, and whose further duty it is to impound animals found running at large. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hayward — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: Middle English hayward, heyward, from haie, heie enclosure, hedge + ward more at hay, ward 1. a. : an officer appointed to keep cattle from breaking through from a town common or roadway into enclosed fields and to… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • British anti-invasion preparations of World War II — entailed a large scale division of military and civilian mobilization in response to the threat of invasion by German armed forces in 1940 and 1941. The army needed to recover from the defeat of the British Expeditionary Force in France, and 1.5… …   Wikipedia

  • Eccles, Greater Manchester — Coordinates: 53°28′57″N 2°20′20″W / 53.4824°N 2.3390°W / 53.4824; 2.3390 …   Wikipedia

  • Southampton — For other uses, see Southampton (disambiguation). Southampton   Unitary City   Montage of Southampton …   Wikipedia

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