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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A strait between western Wales and southeast Ireland. It connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Irish Sea.

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  • United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change note - abbreviated as Climate Change date opened for signature - 1992 objective-to achieve stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a low enough level to prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system parties - (64) Algeria, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia,

    The 1994 CIA World Factbook

  • It is an independent, non-political, non-profit corporation organized by American business men, and dedicated to a single objective-to stimulate and assist American business to make its greatest possible contribution to sustained high levels of post-war employment and production.

    As The Allies Face The Future

  • "This feature is in line with Harris' business objective-to unite the best traditional methodologies with the best new research techniques."

  • The minority, led by Justice Kagan in her first dissent, took the economist's view: "Cash grants and targeted tax breaks are means of accomplishing the same government objective-to provide financial support to select individuals or organizations."

    Forbes.com: News

  • The Norwegians didn't even accomplish their main objective-to flip-off American conservatives.

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