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Synonyms for wildcat

an exploratory oil well drilled in land not known to be an oil field


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a cruelly rapacious person

outside the bounds of legitimate or ethical business practices

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without official authorization

(of a mine or oil well) drilled speculatively in an area not known to be productive

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3Dlabs' new Wildcat II 5110 is a powerful graphics option for our Zx10 family of visual workstations," said Greg Goelz, vice president of volume products at SGI.
Recently named one of the “50 Most Innovative Companies” by Technology Review, Wildcat Discovery Technologies is a discovery engine for new materials.
The new relationship with e-tailer eCost will help us broaden the customer base for Mobile Action's products," said David Bleeden, President of Wildcat Communications.
The Wildcat Realizm 500 features advanced VPU capabilities along with 256 MB of onboard graphics memory to deliver high-end performance and features at a price that's comparable to mid-range graphics accelerators.
Wildcat Discovery Technologies' engineers and scientists will develop the innovative high throughput adsorption measurement tools while EPRI will be responsible for the process modeling and evaluation based on the new material properties.
Wildcat Transportation installed its first AIRGO(R) System in November 2003 and completed rigorous use of the systems through Canada's harsh winter conditions.
According to David Bleeden, president of Wildcat, the alliance will provide the company with a full service, turnkey fulfillment house that offers call center, data entry/management, and inventory services.
The agreement with KKNT will bring the excitement of every play to Wildcat fans and alumni alike.
Karim presently owns and manages five e-commerce businesses, three of which Strathmore acquired in early August and rolled them into Wildcat Communications Group, in which he retains an ownership interest.
Younghans, a veteran business development executive for companies in a variety of industries, will handle retail development for Wildcat, formerly named Amco Cellular when Bleeden's Strathmore Investments purchased the company three weeks ago.
Packed with 256 MB of onboard memory and designed to fit into just one standard AGP slot, the Wildcat VP880 Pro boosts high-end graphics performance at the tremendous value of only US$499 (estimated street price).
As a Wildcat graphics-based solution equipped with multiview and genlock support, the Sun XVR-1200 graphics accelerator, is ideally suited for geographic information systems (GIS), mechanical computer-aided design (MCAD), digital content creators (DCC), and visual simulation professionals.
The new Wildcat VP990 Pro combines the highly programmable Visual Processing Unit (VPU) with a full 512 MB onboard, high speed, 256-bit graphics memory on a standard AGP card.