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Synonyms for pike

highly valued northern freshwater fish with lean flesh

a sharp point (as on the end of a spear)

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medieval weapon consisting of a spearhead attached to a long pole or pikestaff

any of several elongate long-snouted freshwater game and food fishes widely distributed in cooler parts of the northern hemisphere

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Events are coming down the pike, fast and furious, hot and heavy.
It's clear that the battle between these two tech companies is far from over, and there are certain to be more international rulings coming down the pike sooner rather than later.
The first of these is the race to more fuel efficiency for vehicles that will be coming down the pike in the future.
I wrote the Handgun Leather column in Handgunner for some years (we call it Carry Options now), so saw about everything coming down the pike when it came to holsters.
Jagger co-wrote it with Keith Richards, whose 70th birthday will be coming down the pike Dec.
By now, credit union leaders have become accustomed to new regulations coming down the pike.
Also coming down the pike are plans from the CMS to tie a small amount of hospital payments to lowering admission rates.
5 -- Stephen Elop, CEO of Nokia has indicated in an interview that they will be coming down the pike launching tablets mostly based on Microsoft's Windows operating system after watching how the market responds to Surface.
2 million square feet of new retail space, and ten more retail centers are coming down the pike.
Panic' does not seem to be the correct word to describe matters, but rather the guest (customer) is focused, and trying to stay one step ahead of what is perceived to be a shortfall of products coming down the pike, and a concern for their own safety," Hall said.
The next best thing coming down the pike is mobile robotics, having these platforms transport the robot and its functionality from location to location.
So, for the sake of discussion, let's just say he's right, and because of the financial realities coming down the pike, such a model comes into vogue.
Otherwise you're going to wake up one day and say, 'I had no idea that was coming down the pike.
With extensive and controversial legislation coming down the pike, now is the time to effect the change that will make our American-based private companies stronger and more competitive.
So my not-so-modest proposal is that you give a hand to our benighted Federal regulators and extend your protective umbrella to the entire American investing public by agreeing to serve on an advisors' advisory panel that will get to vet every new investment product coming down the pike before that product can be sold, sorry, offered as a solution, to your clients.