Hockey Stick


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Hockey Stick

A period of rapid growth followed by little or no growth. A hockey stick may represent a start-up that is enormously successful at first and remains stable afterward, but does not continue to grow. It derives its name from the fact that, when plotted on a chart, it looks slightly like an upside down hockey stick.
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Moreover, a couple of his colleagues, Caspar Amman and Eugene Wahl, subsequently published papers claiming to have confirmed Mann's Hockey Stick with their own research.
"The following day, they equipped themselves with a knife and the hockey stick and lay in ambush outside the victim's apartment.
As Ashby continued to point the gun at him, the shopkeeper grabbed a hockey stick from behind the counter and tried to swipe the gun away as Ashby threatened him: Put the stick down' or I'll shoot you."
For about 850 years, temperatures were stable (a hockey stick's handle lying horizontally).
Described as a hockey stick because of its shape, it's been a target since it appeared in 2001 in a summary of climate change science produced by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
With the Horse Hockey Stick the rider can clear the trail without dismounting.
Despite appearing nervous, the 30-year-old wowed the watching crowds with her skills with a hockey stick and even smashed home a goal.
But before they could create the robot, engineers needed to study the motion of the hockey stick during a slap shot.
VETERAN keeper George Black first picked up a hockey stick, aged 20, as World War II was coming to an end.
Bill also gives Niall a special magic hockey stick to inspire him and tells him to never give up, never quit.
THIS is the "hockey stick" - the nickname for Birmingham's new pounds 12 million city centre park.
MOST golf captains drive into office but in addition Joan Royle marked her year by a spectacular arrival on her bicycle, cycling through an arch of hockey sticks held by her club colleagues and teeing off with a hockey stick and ball.