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Synonyms for carrier

a person who carries messages or is sent on errands

Synonyms for carrier

someone whose employment involves carrying something

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a self-propelled wheeled vehicle designed specifically to carry something

a large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings

an inactive substance that is a vehicle for a radioactive tracer of the same substance and that assists in its recovery after some chemical reaction

a person or firm in the business of transporting people or goods or messages

a radio wave that can be modulated in order to transmit a signal

a man who delivers the mail

a boy who delivers newspapers

(medicine) a person (or animal) who has some pathogen to which he is immune but who can pass it on to others

a rack attached to a vehicle

(genetics) an organism that possesses a recessive gene whose effect is masked by a dominant allele

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Carrier effects for all trade lanes are significant at the p<0.
Ordinary least-squares regressions of duration of negotiations on dummy variables for year, airline, occupation, and union Number of months between ratification and amendable dates Dependent variable 1 2 3 4 Year effects Year -- -- -- Carrier effects -- Carrier Occupation -- Occupation effects -- -- -- -- Union effects -- -- -- Union Adjusted [R.
If one nation acquires carrier capability, others in the region may feel compelled to acquire a counter-capability--but regional carrier effects focus on littoral operations to safeguard national interests, not on aggression.
19) The implication, with respect to the Herfindahl Index, is that concentration appears to be positively associated with higher prices only when individual carrier effects are not considered.
Johnsbury), and each group's individual carrier effects were averaged.