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Synonyms for standby

something that can be relied on when needed

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an actor able to replace a regular performer when required

ready for emergency use

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Once power is restored, automatic standby units turn themselves off.
The net result is that the aircraft and standby batteries have about equal capacity.
If you want to avoid the standby line next time, you can join the "Saturday Night Live" lottery.
Complementing these DSWD teams are organized and trained private volunteers who are also on standby for mobilization and deployment to assist in disaster operations.
Philip Sellwood, chief executive of Energy Saving Trust which carried out the survey to coincide with Big Energy Saving Week, said: "There's a growing black hole in energy bills because we prefer the convenience of standby but it adds PS30 to bills a year."
Choose a backup power provider that can assist you with your business continuity plan, identify your risk for power outages and determine the right standby power system to keep your grocery store(s) functioning.
It's part of a toolkit called App Standby, which restricts when apps can sync data and execute tasks.
Saying that it needed funds to protect banks from any fallout from the general election, the apex bank has asked the ECB to approve a standby domestic emergency funding line.
Ideal for systems requiring even lower power consumption in standby mode and systems requiring backup power.
CASH-STRAPPED families are losing more than PS19million a year by leaving electrical appliances on standby.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-August 19, 2014--Four Oaks Fincorp closes rights, standby offerings
In spite of many benefits, the RF remote controls, such as RF4CE, generally require more standby energy than IR manner, and thus it might result in increase of standby power consumption in home.
(NASDAQ: UPIP) said its rights offering raised USD12.5m of gross proceeds, including proceeds from a standby commitment made by Indaba Capital, L.P.
The first is that commercial letters of credit and standby letters of credit should be treated as differing undertakings with respect to the application of fraud application.
iWatt Inc., a provider of digital-centric power management integrated circuits (ICs), has expanded its PrimAccurate pulse width modulation (PWM) controller platform to include two new power adapter chipsets that offer the company's fastest standby recovery.
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