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Entertainment News Archive - December 14, 2006

HOUSTON, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Natural Resource Partners L.P. and , announced today that it has executed a definitive agreement to partner with The Cline Group, a private coal company that controls over 3 billion tons of reserves in the Illinois and Northern Appalachian coal basins.

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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'