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perks

see FRINGE BENEFITS.

perks

(1) Slang for perchloroethylene or tetrachloroethylene.These chemicals, used in dry cleaning, are highly toxic and will contaminate soil and groundwater.When buying property on or near the site of a present or former dry-cleaning plant, the investor should be concerned about the presence of perks and should order the appropriate tests to determine the existence and extent of contamination. (2) Slang for perquisites, meaning nonmonetary benefits. In commercial leasing, building perks might include a fitness club open only to employees of building tenants.

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THE WAY THEY WERE: Matthew Perry (Chandler), Courtney Cox (Monica), Jennifer Aniston (Rachel), David Schwimmer (Ross) and Lisa Kudrow (Phoebe) in Central Perk in the smash TV series Friends.
Larger companies have the ability to offer a wide range of perks to help keep workers happy.
Don't read from a list of your wants and don't be too badgering or prying about what perks are on offer.
But there's no guarantee that the Clintonires won't rely on the same arguments as have administrations before them to preserve their special status--namely that the perks make them more efficient and the freebies are no grander than those enjoyed by, say, business leaders or high priced lawyers.
Perception also has an effect on access to several perks, including ones that enhance your non-automatic rifle and explosive weapon damage.
Ted Hastings, Chief Executive Officer of Perk, stated: While typically our members have earned Perk Points through our wide selection of mobile applications, we realize there is a significant percentage of consumer attention and advertising dollars still being spent on traditional websites accessible by desktop and mobile users.
Munao said her favorite item from Cougar Perk is the bacon quiche tart.
Beacon Securities is acting as exclusive financial advisor to Perk and has provided an opinion to Perk's board of directors.
Upon completion of the Transaction, Perk will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of RhythmOne.
TV provides our users with yet another vehicle for which they can earn Perk Points, and also provides the Company with additional website advertising inventory, and therefore greater access to advertising dollars allocated to reach consumers through traditional website advertising.
As a result, perk programs have largely evolved into arrangements designed to maximize the efficiency and work/life balance of the executive team, while providing risk mitigation for the company and its investors by providing executives with added security.
The objective of the study is to investigate the mechanism by which ER stress protein PERK plays in EVO-induced apoptosis of human ovarian cancer cells.