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Vig

Interest paid on a loan to a loan shark. Vig is usually very high, or at least higher than the legal limit for interest. It is also called shy.
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The design of the new office represents Stantec's image and brand, and it also represents the company's commitment to Anchorage and the communities we serve," says Vig.
At 60 metres, most of the world would be under water, says Vig.
At the same time, KFS is buying, for 10 million, from VIG a transferable five-year call option to acquire 92.
Vig, who runs boutique tea house Brew in St Peter's Square, Liverpool, first saw the film 10 years ago and was gripped by the depiction of grime and drugs in 1960s Camden, starring Richard E Grant and Paul McGann as two down-and-out actors.
VIG seems to suggest that the causal aspect of the offending is 'lack of communication skills'.
A Indeed, Miss Vig on the radio on Earth Day, applauded and supported the efforts of all school children across the emirate, and this would include those of Uptown Primary School who had the foresight to introduce the recycling bins in the first place.
With his snowy, spade-shaped beard and threadbare scarecrow's duds, pic's main man Jorgen Lauersen Vig looks like a character from some blackly comic or angst-ridden 19th-century Scandinavian novel come to life.
VIG facilitates the introduction of a decision support vehicle that is more versatile, managerially relevant, and immediately applicable to the purchasing function because it is available as a PC-based software package.
Butch Vig walked into the studio where Garbage was recording songs for its new album one October day in 2003 and announced he was quitting.
Vig is Winifred and Atherton Bean Professor of Science, Technology, and Society, Emeritus at Carleton College, where he taught political science and environmental studies for 37 years.
The story revolves around Jake Vig (Edward Burns), the leader of a small group of conmen who spend their time travelling around the United States relieving gullible people of large amounts of cash through a finely-honed con trick.
The reaction usually resolves itself in less than 3 weeks, though VIG could be indicated in cases of severe or extensive manifestation.