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1. See: Swap.

2. See: Roll forward.


1. See swap.
2. To move funds out of one mutual fund and into another mutual fund. See also telephone switching.
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His mother has revealed that the couple cuddled him as they switched off the machine on Friday - the child died shortly afterward.
Lights at Sydney's Opera House and Harbour Bridge were switched off and Australians held candle-lit beach parties, played poker by candle light, floated candles down rivers and dined by candle light.
If the user leaves the car at the airport, Bluetooth will be switched off automatically, and back on when the user returns from the trip, ready to connect to the handsfree in the car.
It responded to a survey out this week which claimed too many lights were being switched off, putting people at risk.
As many as 10,000 lanterns were switched off in the Eastern Province.
The locations where street lights have been switched off, either completely or for parts of the night-time, are all areas in which the council says they are not needed to provide assistance with people getting to residential properties.
Mrs Cramp, who lives in Hampshire, said: "This robbery happened on the first night that the street lights on dad's estate were switched off, because of the new county council scheme to save money.
Then, the date was brought forward, with Warwick district, including Kenilworth and Leamington, seeing lights switched off at the beginning of last month, while Rugby, Nuneaton and Bedworth follow next month, and Stratford and north Warwickshire in April.
Dubai As part of Dubai government's efforts to conserve energy and reduce carbon dioxide emissions, the street lighting in 55 residential areas will be partly switched off at night, officials announced yesterday.
A WOMAN of 90 is lucky to be alive after thieves broke into her home, stole pounds 50 from her purse and switched off her life-saving oxygen supply.
Across Caerphilly county lights have been switched off between midnight and 5.

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