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Synonyms for duck

Synonyms for duck

to avoid fulfilling or answering completely

to plunge briefly in or into a liquid

the act of swimming

Synonyms for duck

(cricket) a score of nothing by a batsman

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flesh of a duck (domestic or wild)

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a heavy cotton fabric of plain weave

to move (the head or body) quickly downwards or away

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submerge or plunge suddenly

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dip into a liquid

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avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)

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Nearly 90% of Americans now recognize Aflac's name, the company said, largely because of the duck campaign, which takes a humorous approach to insurance while sending the serious message for its need.
Douglas Levin, president and CEO of Black Duck Software, said: "Organizations across industries increasingly recognize the importance of compliance issues associated with software they build and use.
The duck differentiates Aflac's commercials in a sea of insurance ads, said Katie Dyke, an Aflac spokeswoman.
Black Duck's validation of the integration between protexIP and Rational Application Developer offers WebSphere developers the ability to instantly check their code against the Black Duck KnowledgeBase to ensure license compliance.
For the Ducks on Friday night, it took 114 seconds to sully 57 minutes of winning hockey.
protexIP is available from Black Duck Software and its resellers in Asia, Europe and Australia.
Software development has become a global process, and the complexity of software license compliance is a reality worldwide," said Douglas Levin, CEO of Black Duck Software.
Black Duck Software helps enterprises identify and manage licensing obligations that may apply to their software assets through code assessment.
More and more companies are incorporating open source code into their software development processes and are enjoying the benefits, and these companies need to understand the inherent risks related to open source software," said Douglas Levin, CEO of Black Duck Software.
Black Duck has worked closely with its more than 200 customers over the past three years to develop a system that can manage compliance processes within developed code.
At the Gartner Open Source Summit, Black Duck (booth C) will discuss the benefits of a full enterprise software compliance management platform.
0, Black Duck is unveiling a completely new AJAX-based user interface that provides a visual representation of the work steps involved in software compliance management.
It has been a good year for duck hunting at refuges from the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley down to the Salton Sea, snow goose hunting at Wister was hot this season, and chukar and quail hunting was the best in decades, and hunters don't have to put their shotguns away right now.
Duck Creek Technologies, a provider of software and services enabling the insurance industry to design, develop, and deliver insurance products faster than ever, today announced that insurance industry software, services, and outsourcing business veteran Lee Fogle has joined the company as senior vice president, Field Operations, responsible for Duck Creek's Sales and Services functions.
After studying all the major players in the insurance software market, I realized that Duck Creek has the right people, the right products, and the right company culture to become the premier provider of insurance software solutions and services.