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tack

To add one time period onto another.When parties are in adverse possession of real property, the possession must be uninterrupted and last for 10 to 20 years before the true owner will be prohibited from trying to regain the property.A current possessor can tack his or her time together with the time of prior possessors in order to accumulate the requisite number of years.

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Mergers and acquisitions in the US airline industry have led to consolidation in the industry, as the big players in the market merge and concentration in the market reduces (Vasigh, Fleming, & Tacker, 2013).
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The Celtic at tacker has won the award for the last two seasons but he believes O'Dea or fellow midfielder Evander Sno could lift the title this year.
Man-of-the-match Lewis Boye scored four tries, while Becky Hague was top tacker and Ronan Smorfit made the tackle of the match.
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Among those who joined the party were business tycoons, as well as celebrities such as Aamir Khan with wife Kiran Rao, Abhishek Bachchan with mother Jaya, wife Aishwarya and daughter Aaradhya, Karan Johar, Salman Khan, Parineeti Chopra, Anil Kapoor and wife Sunita, Boney Kapoor with daughters Janhvi and Khushi, Siddharth Roy Kapur with wife Vidya Balan, John Abraham with wife Priya Runchal, Ronnie Screwvala with wife Zarine, Karisma Kapoor, Varun Dhawan and Karan Tacker.
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The good old days of using a hammer tacker to install house wrap are gone forever.