Slusher


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Slusher

A slang term for an individual (or, rarely, an institution) who makes informal loans at an exorbitantly high interest rate. The term is most common in the U.S. Navy. See also: Loan shark.
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Rarely do you see (as Dawn Slusher put it) "an encouraging pro-life, pro-motherhood speech" in any of pro-abortion tripe that comes out of Hollywood.
Slusher, "Risk factors for severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in low and middleincome countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis," PLoS ONE, vol.
If the mechanized jumbo drills and LHDs require more operating room, the minimum horizontal mining width for mechanized equipment will become 10 ft, and slusher mining will be used in areas of less than 10 ft horizontal width.
I don't want you in this situation,'" said Slusher, 18, who is studying to become a social worker.
Dr Tina Slusher of the hospital's paediatric intensive care unit told the Star Tribune Musa landed on a small patch of mulch.
He could emulate the great Slusher Treadwell, performing the useful trick of playing his instrument and speaking at the same time, giving musical guidance to the rest of us in the band.
The winners, who received cash prizes from Peake Management, included: Elka Sterling, Erik Van, Steven Van, Nick Slusher and Aman Mehmood from Baku, Azerbaijan; Hunter Walton, Sofia Monterroso, Leon Barnes and Jamal Anaele from Maputo, Mozambique; Walker Jarrell, William Jarrell, Madeline Jarrell and Wyatt Jarrell from Shenyang, China; Connor Pearson, Gwyneth Pearson and Owen Pearson from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; and Colston Moder from Frankfurt, Germany.
The day began with "2013 Global Economic Hotspots and Best Practice Solutions to Mitigating Risks" an economic outlook from Chris Slusher of the Private Bank and Trust Company.
Slusher, "Nonlinear pulse propagation in Bragg gratings," J.
The topics come from within the industry and from our members," said Inland Press director of programming and membership Patty Slusher.
Slusher - George Clinton Slusher, 65, of Eugene, died Dec.
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