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the most desirable assets of a corporation

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a precious stone that is a valuable part of a sovereign's regalia

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She argues that intensifying calls for wilderness protection, embodied in the Wilderness Act and the North CascadesAE magnificent scenery, one of the wildest, most pristine landscapes in the continental United States, ultimately tilted the balance in favor of what became a wilderness crown jewel national park.
In other countries they are regarded as crown jewels of the state and are forbidden from being sold.
The Gibson Monarch Crown Jewel and the Gibson Crystal Burst are both special edition designs from the famed Gibson USA, home for electric guitars since 1974.
THE ability to display racing's crown jewels in the bigger shop window of ITV's main channel will help secure greater interest in the sport, York chief executive William Derby said yesterday.
It's not yet clear when Vornado will be able begin work on the development of commercial space right next to Penn Station--undoubtedly the crown jewel of its plans for the district--but experts say that acquisitions like the Manhattan Mall serve as important bulwarks that will allow Vornado greater ability to affect the changes it has in store.
The best of the yearly International Ballet Festival of Miami often comes to this: A ballerina, perhaps not seen locally before, sparks through a variation with such clarity and force that she turns a classical chestnut into a crown jewel.
Mexico is software giant IBM's crown jewel in Latin America and the newest gem in that crown is the 500-member software-developing team in Guadalajara, the first of Big Blue's Latin American operations to earn top marks in the Capability Maturity Model (CMM), considered to be the highest software-engineering benchmark in the world.
The Titan is aimed squarely at Ford's crown jewel, the F-150, while the Pathfinder Armada takes on the full-size SUV crowd; specifically the Ford Expedition, Chevy Tahoe, GMC Yukon, and Toyota Sequoia.
The crown jewel of mining conventions is slated for March 11-14 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.
announced that the Crown Jewel gold project received unfavorable rulings concerning the previously issued 401-Water Quality Permit and various water rights permits before the state's Pollution Control Hearings Board (PCHB).
CLEVELAND-Sealy will launch the largest print advertising campaign in the history of the bedding industry to support its luxury bedding line, the redesigned Posturepedic Crown Jewel.
Tourism officials describe Fall Creek Falls as the crown jewel of Tennessee parks.
Pink Sheets:IGRU) announced today the discovery of several new gold targets at its Bonanza and Crown Jewel claim areas in the Klondike, Yukon Territory, Canada, and drill results from the 2007 exploration drilling program at Mahtin, Yukon Territory.
She went on to further explain that like all brands, Obama brand has a "crown jewel," and that crown jewel is the White House.