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Stack

A unit of volume equivalent to 108 cubic feet. It is used in the sale of firewood.
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The petitioners also said that the 150-meter dual smokestack will be part and parcel of a plant which is expected to use turbines, fluidized bed technology, electrostatic precipitators, high level tension wires and other current technology only 700 feet below final approach.
Paradoxically, publishing on a shoe-string means that Smokestack has the intellectual and commercial freedom to put into print books which mainstream publishers would be unlikely or unable to touch--for example, Tom Leonard's translation of Brecht's Mother Courage (in which Mother Courage speaks like a working-class woman from Glasgow) and Martin Rowson's three-volume satirical Limerickiad.
With this last delay, Bush's EPA has shredded any hope that ship smokestacks bringing cargo to our nation's ports will be forced to clean up any time soon.
Family acquisition and sales transactions were in excess of $100 million and included the purchase of the Falchi Building in Long Island City and the former Grumman property in Bethpage, NY, as well as the sale of the Smokestacks Building in Long Island City and an six-building industrial complex in Bloomfield, NJ.
I've often been asked why I chose a career in a smokestack industry.
One of the biggest challenges in a consistently challenging project was what to do with the smokestack.
Today, the computer has replaced the smokestack as the icon of business.
Two regions of morphospace remain unoccupied by actual specimens: the smokestack normal region and a portion of the giant region (Gould 1984a; 'sn' and 'g,' [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 2 OMITTED]).
Plastics also help dispose of the solid waste that results when smokestack "scrubbers" remove sulfur compounds from stack gases.
For example, a manufacturing facility is required to install or upgrade devices to remove particulate matter from smokestack emissions or to remove chemicals or heavy metals from liquid or solid waste before disposal.
The gearbox is equipped with a vertical motor shaft for the 3600-rpm Wright motor that extends down into the smokestack.
Giant video projections onto an historic smokestack cap spectacular evening of music, dance theatre and stunning public art to celebrate the grand opening of "ARTventures.