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Synonyms for Cola

carbonated drink flavored with extract from kola nuts ('dope' is a southernism in the United States)

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At the very least, he added, eIuwe must do everything we can to make sure that every senior citizen and disabled veteran in this country receives a fair cost-of-living adjustment to keep up with the skyrocketing cost of prescription drugs and health care.
An automatic cost-of-living adjustment would, in any case, fail to achieve its primary objective, which is to relieve board members of the awkward task of raising their own pay.
The second track would involve the establishment of an independent national commission to set annual cost-of-living adjustment factors for federal receipt and outlay programs.
The cost-of-living adjustment provision will generate quarterly payments equal to 1 cent an hour for each 0.
For the first time in more than 30 years, seniors and disabled workers on Social Security will not receive a cost-of-living adjustment next year.
2056(b)-7(e)(2), the references to a cost-of-living adjustment were disregarded.
The new compensation program includes a yearly salary increase that reflects a cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) and three bonus pools.
1683, the Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act; H.
If there are no cost-of-living adjustment payments, employees will not pay part of health care costs.
Only the minimal yearly "token" cost-of-living adjustment increase is all I can recall.
The City Council will take up a cost-of-living adjustment addendum to City Manager Mike Kelly's contract.
The new contract now includes USD2,100 in upfront bonuses and a USD1,200 cost-of-living adjustment.
Each year, all 3,700,000 military and federal civil service pensioners receive an annual cost-of-living adjustment (COLA).
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