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the colorless watery fluid of the blood and lymph that contains no cells, but in which the blood cells (erythrocytes, leukocytes, and thrombocytes) are suspended

a green slightly translucent variety of chalcedony used as a gemstone

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(physical chemistry) a fourth state of matter distinct from solid or liquid or gas and present in stars and fusion reactors

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Arsenal, Manchester United, Tottenham and Liverpool - styled as the 'gang of four' after they sent a joint letter to the last shareholders meeting calling for owners not be allowed to cover any losses at all - argue tough FFP measures will maintain the Premier League's competitiveness and its attraction to a global TV audience, rather than risk a situation developing such as in Spain where only two clubs dominate the football landscape.
Kathmandu Engineering College Chairman Hirendra Man Pradhan, representing local contributors, called the FFP program a "model which the government should emulate.
The Frenchman said that he wants to see these rules respected, because if it is not then the FFP will have problems to be respected in the future because everyone will just not consider it at all.
We chose FFP on the basis of the high quality of print, and also because we needed to be confident that we would achieve that standard first time and throughout the project.
Speaking at the launch, Jitin Goyal, CEO, Polaris FT Services said, As an advanced solution, designed, based on Big Data techniques, FFP comes at a right time, when banks are in dire need to handle myriad of challenges from economic conditions, with regulators heavily clamping down on financial institutions.
Interest paid on debts does count towards FFP calculations," Bull said.
With FFP the goal is for the planner to have the ability to adjust forecasted demand and plan production within the same application.
The impact of FFP can also be measured by an increase in enrollment--from fewer than 275 students in 2009 to 417 today.
Conduct an AW FFP assessment on each Air Platform PT in accordance with procedures and tools, that will be supplied as GFX with the Invitation to Tender (ITT), culminating in an FFP Report for each team.
Redeeming mileage will be far easier for China Southern FFP members than ever before, as all Sky Pearl Club members can earn and redeem their FFP mileage for awards when flying any SkyTeam-operated flight.
According to CNN, the rules give UEFA sweeping powers, including exclusion from the lucrative Champions League, to punish financially recalcitrant clubs, although an Italian football agent, who claims FFP breaches European Union competition laws, has challenged the regulations.
Flexible Packaging manufacturer FFP Packaging Solutions have introduced new systems and invested in new equipment to manage colour through their workflow, adding measurable consistency to the printed image, to provide major partners with reliable, robust, consistent colour performance.
TM], a leading life insurance provider that supports family well-being through quality products, unique member benefits and inspiring community activities, announced today the sale of Foresters Financial Partners (FFP) to the FFP management team.
Karim Makhlouf, the airline's chief commercial officer said, Gulf Air has been offering a range of incentives and benefits to its FFP members by joining hands with key commercial organisations in the kingdom.
Following City's efforts to comply with the FFP plan of UEFA, Mancini said that the rules are not in accord with his notion of fairness, and added he would want to spend money on his team if he was rich, The Independent reports.