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two-masted sailing vessel square-rigged on both masts

a penal institution (especially on board a ship)

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Sadly, African countries continue to export cheap raw materials to the BRICS, while the BRIGS export labour-intensive manufactured and benefi-ciateLproducts to Africa.
Importantly, while manufacturers from BRIGS countries find it relatively easy to enter African markets, the reality is that if any African country has the ability to export to the BRICS, they will find all sorts of obstacles in their way.
Unless it takes place this way, even the new investment from the BRIGS will mimic Africa's colonial, Cold War investments and aid-driven economic patterns, which brought economic growth with little industrialisation.
The Camp Lejeune Brig is a Level II military confinement facility housing a unique population of both pre- and post-trial inmates, which is required by secretary of the Navy policy to separate housing for each of these statuses.
Both CCS and senior brig personnel mutually developed a criteria based largely on willingness to participate in such a program and an inmate's time remaining until release.
CCS provides on-site instructors at the brig to assist handlers three days per week with the handlers able to remediate instructions in the extremely controlled correctional environment.
The Brig is perhaps Mekas's most concentrated textual
The Brig illegally in March 1964, sneaking into the theatre with the
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The feds then spirited him from New York to the naval brig in Charleston, South Carolina.
Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Augusta Vistavilla specifically chose brig duty to concentrate on developing his leadership skills.
But the textbook answer of leadership enhancement isn't the only thing attracting the Navy's best and brightest to brig duty.
I actually told my detailer I wouldn't reenlist unless they sent me to the brig.
The Navy's correctional program is largely comprised of a three-tier system: waterfront brigs (Level 1), consolidated brigs (Level 2) and the U.
Ship brigs, overseas and foreign detention facilities and pretrial confinement facilities fall outside the scope of the three-tier system and function similarly to a small jail.