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An asset with a long-term useful life that a company uses to make its products or provide its services. Strictly speaking, a fixed asset is any asset that the company does not expect to sell for at least a year, but the term often refers to assets a company expects to have indefinitely. Common examples of fixed assets are real estate and factories, which a company holds for long periods of time.


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Nicotinic plant poisoning following ingestion of poison hemlock will result in initial CNS stimulation, with myoclonus and hyperreflexia progressing to generalized tonoclonic convulsions followed rapidly by weakness, paralysis, and respiratory failure.
In fact, half of the plant poisoning claims received in October stemmed from mushroom ingestion.
of Kiel, Germany) provide a reliable source of information for cases of suspected plant poisoning.
Britain in Bloom judge Terry Whitmill said he was aware of Saltburn's plant poisoning drama through coverage in the national press.
Starvation, accidental eating and browsing habits of animals are contributing factors to plant poisoning.
If she were alive today and living here I wonder what she would have to say about this nuclear plant poisoning our coastline.
Although few people die from plant poisoning, it is a good idea to be aware of which plants are toxic, especially when small children - who put almost everything into their mouths - are playing outside.
Ragwort is one of the most frequent causes of plant poisoning of livestock in Britain.
Children who mouth objects are particularly vulnerable to plant poisoning, but older children, whose imaginations encourage them to "brew" tea with plant leaves, or see crocus bulb as "onions" are not beyond the danger.