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2008-07-14 15:00:14

By WRIGHT, Don in Christchurch EXCEPTIONAL cup-class pacers Monkey King and Bailey's Dream have almost completed another two weeks of jogging with their South Auckland trainer Steven Reid after at least a month of similar exercise with South Island foreman Brendon Hill in North Canterbury. Reid, who has had them back at Pukekohe for 10 days, had originally intended to prepare both stars at Dancingonmoonlight Farm in the south but several factors combined for a policy change. "I have a...


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mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.