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Definition(s):

  1. (n) a highly toxic chemical nerve agent that inhibits the activity of cholinesterase
  2. (n) a unit of magnetomotive force equal to 0.7958 ampere-turns
  3. (n) a unit of information equal to 1000 megabits or 10^9 (1,000,000,000) bits
  4. (n) a unit of information equal to 1000 megabytes or 10^9 (1,000,000,000) bytes
  5. (n) a unit of information equal to 1024 mebibytes or 2^30 (1,073,741,824) bytes
  6. (n) an island comprising England and Scotland and Wales

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News

  1. Baseball standings

    June 12 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the MLB on Tuesday AMERICAN LEAGUEEASTERN DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. Boston 40 26 .606 - 2. NY Yankees 37 27 .578 2 3. Baltimore 37 28 .569 2 1/2 4. Tampa Bay 35 29 .547 4 5. Toronto 28 36 .438 11 CENTRAL DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. Detroit 36 27 .571 - 2. Cleveland 31 33 .484 5 1/2 3. Kansas City 29 33 .468 6 1/2 4. Minnesota 28 33 .459 7 5. Chicago White Sox ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. PlayStation 4 to include a 500 GB hard drive

    Along with the $59 price listing for the DualShock 4 and PlayStation Eye accessories, a Sony Japan press release noted that the PlayStation 4 will include a 500 GB hard drive. When looking back at our initial specs comparison between the Xbox One and PS4, the latter system's storage capacity was one of the points that was had yet to be revealed when the system was announced in February . Another ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Joystiq

  3. GB Aims at Growth, Realigns Biz - Analyst Blog

    Management at Greatbatch, Inc. ( GB ) announced a strategic initiative to realign its business to achieve 5% organic growth. The company aims to combine its two separate reportable segments
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

Quotes

  1. "I want to send my congratulations to Team GB on this golden weekend for British sport. Eight gold medals and seventeen medals in total in one weekend is a superb and unprecedented achievement," Brown said in a statement. "The whole country...
    on Aug 17, 2008 By: Gordon Brown Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "Dwain is being very irresponsible to the other Team GB members in his approach," said Jackson, who also won two world titles and four European gold medals. "Why would you want to create a disturbance for others in your team? Every athlete...
    on Jul 3, 2008 By: Colin Jackson Source: Sportinglife.com

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periphery periphery
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