piggyback


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Synonyms for piggyback

the act of carrying something piggyback

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ride on someone's shoulders or back

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haul truck trailers loaded with commodities on railroad cars

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haul by railroad car

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support on the back and shoulders

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bring into alignment with

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on a railroad flatcar

on the back or shoulder or astraddle on the hip

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Our focused approach to publishing for the video game industry is a perfect fit with the talented and professional sales and distribution team at Simon & Schuster," said Louie Beatty, Managing Director, Piggyback Interactive Limited.
Shayegan, contacted on his cellphone by the AP, politely declined to speak of the piggyback rides until he could talk to an attorney.
Our analysis supports the assertion that, historically, loans with mortgage insurance have been associated with lower rates of delinquency or default when compared to non-insured first-mortgage loans with a piggyback second mortgage," said Eugene Ludwig, founder and chief executive officer of Promontory.
The soft lenses of choice that are used in piggyback systems are SiHy, owing to their high oxygen transmission.
One of the report's more troubling findings is that both subprime and piggyback lending are disproportionately affecting black and Hispanic borrowers, leaving the majority of the risk concentrated within these communities, which have only recently made significant gains in homeownership.
Half of the contracts cited in the audit were piggybacks.
We posed as a company looking to use a piggyback text and were told it was no problem.
Now there is a new Fasson Piggyback Copyback product which is specially-optimised for digital print on the top label, opening up new markets for this established labelstock range.
The Online League will enable the most seasoned Gran Turismo 4 players to provide thousands of hours of driving experience and winning tactics, which will then be evaluated by the Piggyback authors and integrated into specific sections of the 310 page Gran Turismo 4 Official Guide.
The Federal Acquisition Institute is currently reviewing the SBA/DAU interagency agreement to determine if they can piggyback on the agreement and work with both organizations to modify the course for use throughout the civilian agencies.
When we relaunched the newsletter," Klein said, "we did the following to get new subscribers: Forced Free Trials, an Electronic Forced Free Trial where we sent a series of e-mails directing recipients to the electronic copy on our website, a sample issue with a sales letter and special marketing publication called A/E Marketing Ideas in Action sent in a 9X12, and a piggyback issue with a wrapper in our weekly mailing of The Zweig Letter.
Over 20 miles of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe was fused together in a piggyback fashion in just four and a half weeks with eleven McElroy fusion machines.
These certificates piggyback on the benefits of clean power without using actual green electricity.
4062 restores the maximum loan size to $2 million and allows piggyback loans.
SBA said piggyback loans, the practice of combining SBA loans with other financing, will again be allowed.