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Mat

A general term for Russian profanity. The use of mat is illegal in Russia, though this is only enforced sporadically. However, inadvertently using mat can make it more difficult (or at least awkward) to conduct business in Russian.
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The tote bag is pounds 34.99, handbag, pounds 29.99, make-up bag or purse, pounds 19.99, and mouse mat pounds 14.99.
29 -- Corsair(R), designer of high-performance PC hardware components, a worldwide designer of high-performance PC gaming peripherals, today announced next-generation additions to the premier Corsair Vengeance(R) line of gaming keyboards, mice, and mouse mats. Also announced is an upcoming free software driver update for the Vengeance 2000 wireless gaming headset which adds Dolby (R) Headphone 2.0 7.1-channelsurround sound.
Diphenylthiourea is a substance that is used in the production of rubber, including the neoprene rubber that is used in mouse mats, wetsuits, knee protectors and other products with which we have close and frequent contact.
Bonusprint offers a wide range of photo gifts including personalised calendars, cards, high-quality canvases, mouse mats and mugs on their website and will deliver purchases directly to your door.
Guns and gunmen also feature prominently on other designs which appear on clothing, mouse mats and other "souvenir" items, including the infamous "Undefeated Army" shirt.
Entitled The Gift Shop, the company aims to personalise products, from mouse mats to mugs and candles with photos or famous sayings and quotes.
To complete the Christmas tableaux, Lamborghini's ArtiMarca range adds model cars, pencils and pads, mouse mats and tee shirts for children, whilst Automobili Lamborghini cufflinks, ladies' wallets and card holders in Lamborghini yellow and cashmere scarves for men and women are among the gift ideas for grown-ups.
Choose from a Grandma's Kitchen apron at pounds 14.99, a grandparent door hanger, pounds 12.99 or you can opt for the mouse mats, tea towels and mugs.
Fair Trade products, handmade soap, bath bombs, calendars, Christmas cards and gifts, jewellery, mouse mats, stationery, T-shirts and a range of other interesting gifts will be on sale from the student companies.
PUPILS persuaded friends and family to sponsor them to complete word puzzles and design mouse mats to help children's charity the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.
Bonusprint offer a wide range of photo gifts including personalised calendars, cards, high-quali ty canvases, mouse mats and mugs on their website and will deliver directly to your door.
Now a website set up by protesters is selling made-to-order T-shirts, mouse mats and mugs emblazoned with the logo 'Hit It For Six - Just Say No!' urging people to fight the proposals.