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Ramp

A slang term for a market rally that occurs quickly and decisively. For example, a stock that has generally been flat or in decline but suddenly jumps 9% in a few hours may be said to experience a ramp.
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Just below his window was a shoemaker's apprentice, with leather apron and shoes; he was skipping along so merrily that one of his shoes flew off and fell against the wall, just where the Soldier was sitting peeping through the iron grating.
Phebe's last words made Rose smile in spite of her tears, and she looked out from behind her apron with an April face, saying in a tone of comic distress
At the same instant I saw the old gentleman limping off at the top of his speed, having caught and wrapt up in his apron something that fell heavily into it from the darkness of the arch just over the turnstile.
An apron set is perfect for gifting and super easy to customize, based on the intended recipient's passions.
for parking of 28 aircraft, 15 passenger boarding bridges, cargo apron for parking of three aircraft, state apron for parking of two aircraft and aircraft maintenance apron.
Answering the question of Ms Khalida Mansoor, he said the main features of airside infrastructure includes main and emergency runways, taxiways and apron for parking of 28 aircraft, including 15 passenger boarding bridges, cargo apron for parking of 3 aircraft, state apron for parking of 2 aircraft and aircraft maintenance apron.
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With some, but not all, apron systems this is not necessary.
Hosting friends and family for the holidays is the perfect excuse to trade in your well-worn apron for something that's more ready for prime time.
For the first time in ICAO history, the second edition of its Procedures for Air Navigation Services (PANS)--Aerodromes documentation (due for publication in 2018) will recognise apron safety procedures to be followed by ground handling services in order to improve aviation safety.
IF YOU have been tuning into the Great Sport Relief Bake Off you will have spotted the rather fetching apron given to each week's heat.