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Jetsam

Property seen floating on the water after having been thrown overboard from a ship in an emergency. Under maritime law, jetsam becomes the property of its finder, while flotsam, which usually results from a shipwreck, remains the property of its original owners.
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The hilarious beach duo Flotsam and Jetsam, "who shred the language as fearlessly as they cut the waves at Malibu" (New York Times Book Review), were particularly entertaining.
It is astonishing that the connection between religion and politics should be seen by so many as being characterized by such digital flotsam and jetsam, cast upon the seas of popular culture.
Considering both vertical and horizontal movement of the jetsam particles as some particles displace horizontally due to the bursting of bubbles the dispersion model in the form of the differential equation can be written as follows:
This strategy of allowing objects to speak for themselves--namely, the wisdom of the "sort of"--dogs a great deal of the heavily aestheticized young art devoted to found objects and the rest of the hipster flotsam and jetsam that accompanies Western lifestyle today.
I don't want any of the human jetsam that make up the readership of this magazine to fret unduly, but Gordo is rumoured to be plotting a one-way trip to the backbenches for the Pumster.
Moody is the author of the recently published "Washed Up: The Curious Journey of Flotsam and Jetsam," a mix of natural history and field guide to the ocean's largesse.
That is why certain schools, churches and even power stations can survive from one century to another, examples of creative adaptation which put to shame the flotsam and jetsam which too often surrounds us.
In this way, a kind of aristocracy of companies has been preserved, with a flotsam and jetsam of much less stable companies below.
Experimental in every sense of the word, Orchid Jetsam defies the very convention of the novel.
We had extensive manpower out cleaning up and they're still patrolling, looking for more,'' said Dennis Lachaine, Simi Valley's deputy director for maintenance services, whose workers hauled in 85 cubic yards of tree-related jetsam.
As a result, theological books are at premium for Burma's seminaries and Bible colleges, with libraries pieced together from the flotsam and jetsam of what happens to be available, mostly books left over from the pre-1966 days of the missionaries, or carried in by visitors and returning travelers, he said.
As for the stock parts that are the flotsam and jetsam of Saleen's production system, the company has adjusted its approach over time to that potential source of waste.