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Synonyms for governor

a control that maintains a steady speed in a machine (as by controlling the supply of fuel)

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respectively, satirically echoing Aime Cesaire's concept of negritude; while the Gubernator appears with the label SCHWARZENNEGRE, reminding one, if such a reminder is needed, that, with schwarz meaning "black" in German, the name of this paragon of Aryan strength carries a double hint of racial ambiguity.
The world's knowledge in chemistry is an invaluable resource," said Klaus Gubernator, eMolecule's CEO.
Illa igitur reverentia Cesar utatur ad Petrum qua primogenitus filius debet uti ad patrem; ut luce paterne gratie illustratus virtuosius orbem terre irradiet, cui ab Illo solo prefectus est, qui est omnium spiritualium et temporalium gubernator.
As gubernator refers to the steering of a ship so the treatment from the beginning follows the analogy of navigating through the history and contemporary practice of corporate governance.
Since the silks themselves are by definition the property of the racehorse owners it can hardly be argued by the jockeys that these items are within their control (sine problemo) and that they therefore have an inalienable right (cur nonne filio jimbo) to sell space on them in order to advertise Marlboro cigarettes, Tango fizzy drinks, Jeyes Toilet Fluid or any other product they may hardly dream of using but which they wish to endorse in exchange for large amounts of money (doshus doshus nobis volentibus por favor gubernator muchos gracias).