DOWRDepartment of Water Resources (Orissa, India)
DOWRDirectorate of Wheat Research (Indian Council of Agricultural Research)
DOWRDepending on Weather and Riders
DOWRDegree of Weapon Readiness (Australian Department of Defence)
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On to thir mornings rural work they haste Among sweet dewes and flours; where any row Of Fruit-trees overwoodie reachd too farr Thir pamperd boughes, and needed hands to check Fruitless imbraces: or they led the Vine To wed her Elm; she spous'd about him twines Her mariageable arms, and with her brings Her dowr th' adopted Clusters, to adorn His barren leaves.
He further said that in a separate incident, three members of a government-backed Sahwa paramilitary group were killed by gunmen who attacked their checkpoint in the town of Dowr near Salahudin's provincial capital city of Tikrit.
A crowd of up to 10,000 filled Greenhead Park for a special ceremony where the Duke of Wellington's Regiment (DOWR) was awarded the Freedom of the Borough.