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Definition(s):

  • (n) an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members

Usage(s):

  • On the day following the EEC vote, Krag must deliver the annual state-of-the-nation speech.

News

  1. Geneticists solve mystery of EEC Syndrome's variable severity in children

    By identifying a protein that acts as a genetic modifier, scientists have solved the mystery of why some infants are born with a grave syndrome consisting of cleft palate and major deformities of the skin and limbs, while other infants with the same predisposing genetic mutation bear little or no sign of the illness, called EEC.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  2. CSHL geneticists solve mystery of EEC Syndrome's variable severity in children

    ( Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory ) By identifying a protein that acts as a genetic modifier, scientists have solved the mystery of why some infants are born with a grave syndrome consisting of cleft palate and major deformities of the skin and limbs, while other infants with the same predisposing genetic mutation bear little or no sign of the illness, called EEC.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

Quotes

  1. "Our intentions to deepen cooperation within the framework of the EEC, including the setting up of a customs union, should be clearly and precisely coordinated with the pace and details of WTO accession by each of our countries," Putin added.
    on Aug 24, 2006 By: Vladimir Putin Source: Asia Times Online

  2. "I am always ready to discuss questions concerning integration within the EEC framework," Nazarbayev said in comments broadcast by Russia's state-controlled Channel One.
    on Aug 17, 2006 By: Nursultan Nazarbayev Source: EurasiaNet

  3. "We must accelerate the creation of a general payment system within the EEC, using the Russian ruble as the central means of payment," Fradkov told a meeting of the EEC prime ministers in Moscow, RIA-Novosti reported.
    on Sep 24, 2004 By: Mikhail Fradkov Source: EurasiaNet

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