straddle


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Synonyms for straddle

sit astride

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span

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cover

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Synonyms for straddle

to sit or stand with a leg on each side of

to sit or lie with the limbs spread out awkwardly

Synonyms for straddle

a noncommittal or equivocal position

a gymnastic exercise performed with a leg on either side of the parallel bars

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the act of sitting or standing astride

the option to buy or sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date

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sit or stand astride of

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range or extend over

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Also, the report provides a real-time coverage on several industry-specific and macroeconomic aspects that emboss a significant influence on the adoption of straddle carriers and overall market's growth.
1092, 1256, and 988 (each described below) and 263(g) (which disallows a current deduction of certain interest and carrying costs of personal property that are part of a straddle under Sec.
A straddle is defined as two or more "offsetting positions with respect to personal property," where one position provides a "substantial diminution" of the risk of loss from holding the other position (IRC section 1092[c][2][A]).
The Combilift straddle carrier has a 35 tonne capacity and offers complete independence for the transportation of containers and similarly oversized loads.
The straddle agreement between the parties would allow NGP to process natural gas delivered through Panhandle Eastern's Haven compressor station.
Our fleet of straddle carriers have an outstanding safety record, and this is both a very unusual and isolated incident.
The 29-year-old worker, named locally as Andrew Jones, received head and arm injuries in the fall and was left trapped in the cab of his 'straddle carrier', a kind of mobile crane.
A "tax straddle" is the simultaneous ownership of offsetting interests (i.e., "positions") in actively traded personal property.
Mentor, OH, May 01, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Air Technical Industries introduces a new adjustable straddle crane in 2000, 4000, and 6000 lbs.
The strategy that allows investors to benefit from volatile markets is called 'straddle'.
The "fork over" design works with any type of open-bottom pallet or skid, and the "straddle" style accommodates any pallet or skid, even those with "closed" bottoms.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-15 December 2008-Cargotec Corporation win order for 15 straddle carriers(C)1994-2008 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
HANDLING equipment group Kalmar has introduced what it claims is the world's first straddle carrier equipped with a hybrid drive system.
Available with manual or electric drive, the stackers come in two basic configurations, "fork-over" and "straddle." Both accommodate all types of open-bottom pallets or skids, and the straddle configuration also works with closed bottoms.
The fork over design works with any type of open-bottom pallet or skid, and the straddle style accommodates any pallet or skid, even those with closed bottoms.