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Word

Informal; an advertisement or a set of advertisements in succession. The term is most common in broadcasting. For example, a radio announcer may say, "And now a word from our sponsors."
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49% Fired the employee (masons: cheating on time cards, fighting, lying to customers, steeling, failing to keep word, improper sexual behavior, insubordination, condescending behavior toward female clients) 72% Turned away the client (reasons: intended insurance fraud, too demanding because of wealth, racial discrimination, verbal abuse between client couple, gut feeling, too cost-oriented or aggressive) 10% Didn't turn away an unsuitable client but wish they had Have you changed your company values over time?
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Managers refrained from prosecuting middle-class women and always sought to keep word of arrests out of the newspapers.