flashpoint


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point at which something is ready to blow up

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the lowest temperature at which the vapor of a combustible liquid can be ignited in air

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I'm elated to be joining the Flashpoint team," said Mr.
The Code addresses all areas that need special consideration for the usage of low flashpoint fuels, based on a goal-based approach, with goals and functional requirements specified for each section forming the basis for the design, construction and operation of ships using this type of fuel.
All told, Operation Flashpoint is a good attempt at making a more realistic shooter and it could have been a great one with a little more investment and time.
Levesque says it is generally easier to establish a flashpoint culture in a smaller business where there are fewer forces (values, perspectives, employees) at work diverting energy from the core culture of the company.
It is said to be ideal for many specialty solvent or lubricant applications, where excellent solvency and a high flashpoint are desirable, according to the company.
The two firms have embarked on a joint venture to provide a download facility for an upgrade to the best selling Operation Flashpoint game.
Usability is a critical factor in the success of any handheld technology," said FlashPoint president Stephen Saylor, also a named inventor.
The pullquote in a Boston Globe story about wastewater from a pulp and paper company said, "A Maine mill is the flashpoint in debate over the environmental cost of making paper its whitest.
Court Determines All Patents are Property of Kodak Estate and May Be Sold Free and Clear of Apple and FlashPoint Claims
21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Flashpoint, the leading software and data services provider of intelligence from the Deep and Dark Web, and ThreatConnect, the creator of the most widely adopted Threat Intelligence Platform (TIP), today announced a partnership to deliver Flashpoint's threat intelligence directly into the ThreatConnect platform.
International Trade Commission (ITC) ruled in favor of ZTE in a patent challenge by FlashPoint Technology, Inc.
Summary: Police come under fire when they attempt to arrest two wanted activists in flashpoint Awamiya district of Eastern Province.
com)-- On Friday, Flashpoint president Kevin Carvell announced that he and Project Flashpoint would be teaming up with his friend, actor and fellow animal welfare supporter Jon Provost (Timmy, "Lassie"), for two separate online auctions to raise money for the organizations Canine Companions for Independence and The Humane League of Lancaster County.
A special version of the charttopping Operation Flashpoint game has been sold to the US Marines Corps for an undisclosed figure by Warwickshire-based game designers Codemasters.
For the first time ever, FlashPoint is giving photographers the power to edit and enhance their images without ever connecting to a PC.