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Chill

Any restriction on the purchase or sale of a security imposed by the Depository Trust Company. The DTC may put a chill on a stock, for example, if it is at risk of overheating.
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Evie Shockley's "separation anxiety," for example, is a moving tale about family relationships and the many ways that home can be both secure and stifling; Tananarive Due's "Like Daughter" chillingly recasts childrearing's nature-vs.
Imagine a film that combines the chillingly creepy visions of the Brothers Quay and Atom Egoyan.
For all his many faults, I have never seen a more chillingly exciting boxer.
With "Beyond Blade Runner" he is again in top form, dissecting the dissolution of Los Angeles' downtown, penetrating the self-congratulatory rhetoric of the LAPD, and concluding chillingly with a deep-space look at the 1992 riots.
Yet words are hurtful, as George Orwell chillingly portrayed in his book 1984, which describes a "fictional" political world.
This attitude is also chillingly evident in a feature article on the Chernobyl plant in the February 1986 SOVIET LIFE magazine, a USSR-sponsored publication.
The film chillingly reminds viewers how much fun it is to be frightened by our most primal fears, namely what we think may lurk just below the surface.
10 RILLINGTON PLACE BBC4 10PM After Richard Attenborough's Westminster Abbey 10 RILLINGTON PLACE BBC4 10PM After Richard Attenborough's Westminster Abbey memorial earlier this month, how affecting to see this mild-mannered man so chillingly plausible as real-life killer John Reginald Christie.
5 WHY are Tories criticising David Cameron for too much "chillaxing" when chillingly axing jobs and benefits is exactly what they want?
Beginning in a maze-like prison of sorts for young boys, the tale follows the exploits of inmate Thomas Cale as he escapes the regime of the Lord Redeemers and their hell and damnation beliefs that are chillingly close to Christianity.
He later sent an email to a neighbour insisting the crash was a genuine accident but chillingly added: "By the time you read this I'll be gone.
DONKEY PUNCH is a chillingly effective if tad predictable thriller featuring three girls in Marbella, a fancy yacht, big bag of drugs and ingenious use of an outboard motor as a murder weapon.