WARD


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AcronymDefinition
WARDWorld Amateur Radio Day
WARDWestern Alliance for Rail to Dulles (Reston, VA)
WARDWaterjet Abrasive Recycling Dispenser
WARDWalking Assistance and Rehabilitation Device
WARDWitches Against Religious Discrimination Organization
WARDWest Africa Rural Development Project (community workers' training and education; Canadian International Development Agency)
References in classic literature ?
Ward?" Dave asked with a fatuousness that still further irritated him.
Ward gave him a quick, penetrating look, hesitated, then made up his mind.
Also, there is too much Ward Valley out to suit our present plans.
Not only will you bull Ward Valley, but you will at the same time gather Ward Valley in.
If you were in the small ward a nurse would wash you, and I can do it just as well as a nurse."
"Miss Wilson did not tell me that she ordered you to come," said Miss Ward.
This stern measure Cedric had adopted, in hopes that, during Wilfred's absence, Rowena might relinquish her preference, but in this hope he was disappointed; a disappointment which might be attributed in part to the mode in which his ward had been educated.
You would then have been my ward until you were of age.
"But if you'll step into the officers' wards you'll see for yourself," he added, turning to Rostov.
These troops had apparently been going for- ward with caution, their rifles held in readiness, when the youthful lieutenant had discovered them and their movement had been interrupted by the volley from the blue regiment.
Fog in the eyes and throats of ancient Greenwich pensioners, wheezing by the firesides of their wards; fog in the stem and bowl of the afternoon pipe of the wrathful skipper, down in his close cabin; fog cruelly pinching the toes and fingers of his shivering little 'prentice boy on deck.
Then he showed them the wards one after another, the storeroom, the linen room, then the heating stove of a new pattern, then the trolleys, which would make no noise as they carried everything needed along the corridors, and many other things.