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Synonyms for aglet

metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbon

ornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniform

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With this in mind, The Aglet Repair Tool has been conceived.
BANGALORE, India, May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Four Cousins - Raghunath Rajaram (Founder Aglet Design - a multidisciplinary creative agency), Snehaa Sundaram (20), Nithika Sundaram (17) and Nishaant S Raj (13) got together on May 12th, 2012 and decided to record a song just for fun.
To view PIR and BigRock's Indian Television commercials, please click on the following links: Badshahi Election Inks and Nambiar Aglet.
If the top level is somewhere within the neck of the bottle, it is regarded as perfectly filled Aglet The metal or plastic-coated end of a shoelace Ferrule The metal band on the end of a pencil that holds the rubber in place Obdormition Numbness felt after pressure on a limb, such as sleeping on your arm so it falls asleep Peen The curved end of the hammer, opposite the flat hitting side Phosphenes The swirly lights seen when the eyes are closed tightly.
The settlements that serve as the basis for today's decision included most of the actively involved participants in the proceeding -- The Utility Reform Network (TURN), the CPUC's Office of Ratepayer Advocates (ORA), Aglet Consumer Alliance, the Modesto Irrigation District, the Natural Resources Defense Council, and the Agricultural Energy Consumers Association.
The following consumer groups and government agencies entered into the rate design settlement agreement: The Utility Reform Network (TURN), the CPUC's Office of Ratepayer Advocates, the California Manufacturers and Technology Association, the California Large Energy Consumers Association, the Silicon Valley Manufacturing Group, the California Farm Bureau Federation, the Agricultural Energy Consumers Association, the California Retailers Association, the Building Owners and Managers Association of California, the Energy Users and Producers Coalition, the Federal Executive Agencies, the Aglet Consumer Alliance, and the California City-County Street Light Association.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced it has joined with The Utility Reform Network (TURN), the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) Office of Ratepayer Advocates (ORA), Aglet Consumer Alliance, the Modesto Irrigation District, the Natural Resources Defense Council, and the Agricultural Energy Consumers Association to request that the CPUC approve a comprehensive settlement agreement reached among these parties in PG&E's 2003 General Rate Case (GRC).
There is more and more and more on this ball in this void spinning in this baking heat all encompassed in aglets of time.
Thirteen lace chapes (also known as aglets or aiglets), one with tiny remnants of lace still inside the tube, together with fragments of garments with eyelets indicate their use as fastening strings.
Like shoestring aglets, telomeres stop chromosomes from unraveling or being eaten away at the ends.
It was not only instructive but downright fun to find out about everyday "pattens," and how they were worn to elevate shoes from the muck of the streets (Riello); how pins and aglets were commonly employed across classes to hold cloth together in different styles (Tiramani); how people regularly buried caches of cloths and other objects to--we aren't exactly sure, ward off evil spirits?
Every detail is carefully considered, from the metallic glazes and stacked-leather heels to the signature aglets that cap each shoelace.
The study provides insights about the interaction between a toxic protein called progerin and telomeres, which cap the ends of chromosomes like aglets, the plastic tips that bind the ends of shoelaces.
Programming and Deploying Java Mobile Agents with Aglets.
The plastic things on the end of shoelaces are called AGLETS.