The Touch


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The Touch

Informal; the inside market, which is the bid-ask spread in the over-the-counter market. The term is used mainly in the United Kingdom.
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The touch of his hand on hers was vastly more potent than any word he could utter, the impact of his strength on her imagination was more alluring than the printed poems and spoken passions of a thousand generations of lovers.
The touch of his hand was pleasant to her, and something deliciously more than pleasant.
I had mechanically turned in this latter direction, and was strolling along the lonely high-road--idly wondering, I remember, what the Cumberland young ladies would look like--when, in one moment, every drop of blood in my body was brought to a stop by the touch of a hand laid lightly and suddenly on my shoulder from behind me.
These phases of the walk remained written on John's memory, each emphasised by the touch of that light hand on his arm; and behind all these aspects of the nocturnal city he saw, in his mind's-eye, a picture of the lighted drawing-room at home where he had sat talking with Flora; and his father, from the other end, had looked on with a kind and ironical smile.
Over the crown of the Calton Hill, to his left, lay the way to Colette's, where Alan would soon be looking for his arrival, and where he would now have no more consented to go than he would have wilfully wallowed in a bog; the touch of the girl's hand on his sleeve, and the kindly light in his father's eyes, both loudly forbidding.
It was not the touch he needed most at such a moment - the touch that could calm the wild waters of his soul, as the uplifted hand of the sublimest love and patience could abate the raging of the sea - yet it was a woman's hand too.
The touch of the Queen's soft white hand did the poor little sick child no good, and it is quaint to remember that the great learned doctor thought it might be because he had been touched by the wrong royal hand.
Multi-touch technology is the future of the touch screen industry and we are excited to show our MulTI-Touch Capacitive and Multi-Touch Resistive MARS products in action.
3 : the sense by which light pressure on the skin is felt <The substance is soft to the touch.
The touch is initiated by the action of the trail-leg arm.
5" models ready for sale now, the Touch Revolution booth will have a demonstration of a 32" wall mounted TR`([TM] )Multi-Touch Monitor with embedded gigapixel viewer which allows visitors to explore Yosemite National Park on a touch screen in ways they never could before.
For the primary, we had a little over 16,000 who voted on the touch screens,'' said Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder spokeswoman Kathy Tacawy.

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