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Gorilla

A company that has the greatest market share in a particular industry without having a monopoly. A gorilla usually has greater leeway in its decisions; for example, it may charge a higher price for its products without fear of losing too much business. Large companies, such as Wal-Mart or Microsoft, are considered gorillas.
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On 21 November 2016, an affiliate of Riverstone Holdings LLC entered into a purchase agreement with Silverback to acquire 100% of its leasehold interests and related upstream assets in Reeves County for an aggregate purchase price of USD 855m in cash, subject to certain adjustments.
As a facility neutral service provider, Silverback can deploy its services to any data center or customer site, allowing our engineers and technicians to seamlessly manage complex, multi-site projects with ease.
Silverback gorillas are six times more powerful than humans.
The spokeswoman added: "Harry's death was unexpected and the process of finding a potential silverback is going to take time.
The Silverback gets the same hand-fitting found in the company's top of the line Valor series.
Our Planet'' predecessor "Planet Earth'' was created by Silverback for the BBC network in Britain and was a hit for Discovery channel in America when it aired in 2007.
While Silverback offers colleges an easy-to-use method for website user testing, there are drawbacks to the software.
In the past, Wynkoop has donated profits from the brewery's Silverback Smoked Porter to the MGCF.
We believe they were attempting to contact the silverback even after we were no longer posing a threat," said Kalan.
British commercial TV network ITV (LSE: ITV) announced on Thursday (15 May) that its division ITV Global Content has agreed to acquire the privately-owned Swedish production company Silverback AB.
Computer company Dell (Nasdaq:DELL) has confirmed it has entered into an agreement to acquire SilverBack Technologies Inc, a privately-held service delivery platform provider based in Billerica, Mass.
As they move from feeding area to resting area, the sounds of the neighboring silverback pierce the jungle.