STRAW


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AcronymDefinition
STRAWStudents and Teachers Restoring A Watershed
STRAWStages of Reproductive Aging Workshop
STRAWShort Range Anti-Tank Weapon
STRAWStray Relief and Animal Welfare (India)
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The straw hit on a good idea, and said: 'I will lay myself straight across, and then you can walk over on me as on a bridge.
He was cautioned not to let a bit of straw out of his hands under a louis the truss, and they intrusted to him straw to the amount of four hundred and thirty louis.
At the same time, one of them took a handful of straw and set off to light it at the wick of the good Virgin.
The coachman making no reply, and plainly declining to enter into any controversy on a subject so far removed from his sympathies and feelings, another passenger says, 'Yes, sir;' and the gentleman in the straw hat in acknowledgment of his courtesy, says 'Yes, sir,' to him, in return.
The Munchkin farmer who had made the Scarecrow had neglected to sew him together with close stitches and therefore some of the straw with which he was stuffed was inclined to stick out between the seams.
Do you mean to say there is no straw in the village?
Dorothy reached up both arms and lifted the figure off the pole, for, being stuffed with straw, it was quite light.
Oat-straw is, I have found, the best of all straws to re-stuff myself with when my interior gets musty or out of shape.
Then he lay flat upon the ground and unbuttoned his jacket, displaying the mass of straw with which he was stuffed.
I'm leaving over there," he said abruptly, waving his straw in the direction of the neighboring house.
To look for a house or a hut, where they will be kind enough to give us a bite of bread and a bit of straw to sleep on.
Having travelled about three miles, we came to a long kind of building, made of timber stuck in the ground, and wattled across; the roof was low and covered with straw.