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a light source with reflectors that projects a beam of light in a particular direction

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The searchlight followed her, and a shudder ran through all who saw her, for lashed to the helm was a corpse, with drooping head, which swung horribly to and fro at each motion of the ship.
Making straight for the steep cliff, where the churchyard hangs over the laneway to the East Pier so steeply that some of the flat tombstones, thruffsteans or through-stones, as they call them in Whitby vernacular, actually project over where the sustaining cliff has fallen away, it disappeared in the darkness, which seemed intensified just beyond the focus of the searchlight.
The men working the searchlight, after scouring the entrance of the harbour without seeing anything, then turned the light on the derelict and kept it there.
LionTree LLC, a global investment and merchant bank focused on the technology, media and telecommunications ("TMT") sectors, and Searchlight Capital Partners, L.
ACR Electronics and The Yacht Group have announced a joint venture to develop and market Yacht Beams, the most powerful and durable searchlights on the market.
Fox Searchlight is betting big on the drama about the 1831 slave rebellion led by Nat Turner.
Credential Compromise SearchLight now enables organizations to quickly understand credential compromises at both a tactical and strategic level so executives can make more informed security decisions.
Located at Fulford Heath, this particular searchlight crew had just rifles and one Lewis machine gun with which to fire at the Heinkel bomber.
Working with the Searchlight team on its highly successful second fundraise was a terrific project," Schwartzman told WIPL.
NASDAQ: GNCMA) said that Searchlight Capital Partners will be making a USD75 million investment in General Communication.
5MW PV solar modules for the construction of the Searchlight solar project, located near Searchlight, NV, around 50 miles south of Las Vegas.
The price of neon searchlight, either Egyptian or Chinese, is between LE170 ($24.
The Cardiff Searchlight Tattoos were held in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, sometimes every year or sometimes in alternate years.
3m), a unit of LGI transferred the groupa[euro](tm)s 100% interest in Liberty Cablevision of Puerto Rico LLC to a firm called Leo Cable LP, while Searchlight contributed cash to that same new entity.
The Maxa Beam is the only compact high-intensity searchlight with a computer-controllable motorized beam width and variable frequency strobe function.