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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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Your dog has a lifetime of habit behind her and may not figure out that the ramp is a less painful way of doing things right away.
Discount Ramps is an online retailer of loading, hauling and transportation products.
For example, to encourage carpooling and transit use, some ramps have high-occupancy vehicle bypass lanes for those vehicles to avoid delay when merging onto the freeway.
Or you can hire a company to design and install an aluminum ramp for about $150 per lin.
Meanwhile, there also will be intermittent lane or ramp diversions and restrictions or closures at the Interstate 5/Beltline interchange as that major reconstruction and expansion project moves forward.
Side flares may not be steeper than 1:10 (the side flares can be eliminated where there is no pedestrian traffic crossing the curb ramp from side to side)
Also included are the various factors that need to be taken into consideration when deciding whether to rent or buy a yard ramp.
Because the only dude that really needs to be shooting photos at my ramp is Burnett.
When a snowboarder pushes off the top of a half-pipe, -- pulls the boarder down the ramp.
He was reversing a lawn tractor out of a pickup truck when the machine dislodged the two planks he had been using as a ramp.