Suppose further that the Japanese government convinces your largest importer the US, say to strengthen its currency to avert a further Japanese economic disaster, and that the prices of your export goods become relatively unattractive because your currency is pegged to the dollar. Your exports weaken, currency speculators see an opportunity to sell you short and bet against your currency until it cracks, your stock market crashes and you start defaulting on loans to your biggest creditor Japan, whose banking system was already insolvent anyway.
Also, to lend necessary aid or resources to rescue a vessel or vehicle, or to enable the survival of an enterprise or undertaking; as a means of relief, this contranym probably has naval origins.
Also, a quantity of gravel or similar broken material used to stabilize a bank, a bed, or a barrier by adding fill [v: Also, a metaphor for a crisis or critical event, as represented by the expression when Also, anything resembling a ball, from a globular finial to a round-bottomed flask.
Contrary to popular belief, the BALL TURRET was not occupied during take-offs and landings, neither did the gunner sit upside down in this rotating TURRET during flight operations; however, the space inside the dome was too restricted for the gunner to wear a parachute, so it was kept nearby inside the airplane cabin.
The BAMs responded to this characterization by dubbing the men: Before women were accepted into military service during WWII, this acronym purportedly meant "Bad Assed Marine", referring to troublemakers and malcontents.
Early experiments with electrical circuits were surpassed by line-of-sight visual codes "tachygraphy": From toutilizing voltaic magnetism and galvanic deflection, many telegraphic systems were devised before Samuel F.
Morse was credited with the "bi-signal" patent. Although LANDLINEs were used to carry reliable and efficient signals, an experiment in attempted to transmit signal code directly through water without using underwater cable.
The first woman to be certified as a telegrapher was Sarah G. The presence of the telegraph during the Crimean War brought meddling bureaucrats and incompetent supervisors into annoyingly direct and interferingly immediate contact with battlefield commanders.
Bya mere thirty years after its inception, the "Victorian InterNet" could transmit a message around the world in only four minutes!
The subsequent commercial codes, using abbreviations and substitutions, were designed to save transmission time and money, rather than to protect privacy. The telephone was accidentally invented in while attempting to upgrade the duplex and quadruplex modes of telegraphy with an experimental harmonic multiplexer.
Inautomatic telegraphy was married to a typewriter to form the teleprinter.
The wound from a bite usually feels extremely painful, as if branded by a hot iron, and does not subside for about a day afterwards; the surrounding flesh at the site swells and dies necrosisturning black within a few minutes, extending due to the volume and depth of venom, which highlights the puncture wound.
The distribution of this snake and its subspecies is extensive, including higher elevations and islands. War is never exclusively military, with American troops being dispatched as "social workers in uniform" in recent times, but they were previously sent forth as "global policemen" when international relations were more autonomous.
Horatio Nelson at Battle of the Nileas lyrics in a patriotic song eg: Originally a wide leather belt with loops for each additional SHELL, but has evolved into a belt of pouches containing clipped ammunition, ready for stripping into empty magazines MAG.
Also, a slope or acclivity. Also, the inclination of an angled road or track; also called "cant". Also, a number of similar objects or devices arranged in a line or tier so as to be able to act together. Browning Automatic Rifle; a heavy. Also, short for barrier, as an obstacle, hindrance, or obstruction; to be behind bars, or protected by a mosquito bar [nb: Also, a horizontal band on an heraldic shield.
Also, an obviously unpleasant or openly carping remark. Barbary Coast Wars Pinckney, who purportedly said "Not a penny!c.
Linguistics The movement of a vocal organ or organs so as to end the closure of a stop consonant. This study originated as the original draft of Marine Corps Doctrinal Publication , Strategy (). Although it was written under USMC auspices, there is nothing service-specific about it.
Rather, it was designed to address the fundamental question, "What is the . The Business of War. By Wade Frazier.
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The Business of War. The "Good War" Brown Shirts in America. A Brief History of Western Anti-Semitism and the Holy War Mentality. Video-sharing platform YouTube is the second-most popular website as of , according to Alexa Internet.
According to the company's press page, YouTube has more than one billion users and each day those users watch more than one billion hours of video. Censorship of it has occurred and continues to occur in many countries . The emphasis of this educational reference is on words and phrases that appear in published works about war and military service; and amongst this jargon and slang, there is no pretense of objectivity or completeness, which may be readily found in official documents or government resources.
Spitting Image was a British satirical puppet show which ran on ITV from to It was produced by Spitting Image Productions for Central. The series was nominated for 10 BAFTA Awards, winning only one, for editing, in It could possibly be one of the most influential shows in British television history.