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

  • An island group of New Zealand in the southwest Pacific Ocean east of South Island. The islands were discovered in 1791.


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  • They sell out tkts before the concert is supposed to go on sale and they have this convenience charge of $10.85 per tkt for $56 tickets that is 20\%-plus a $3.55 service charge.


  • What happens after a 20\%-plus rally (3 / 6 to 4 / 3)?

    US Market Commentary from Seeking Alpha

  • We believe an 8\%-10\% pullback will be seen in coming weeks and supported by the historical pattern following a 20\%-plus gain (in 40 days or less).

    US Market Commentary from Seeking Alpha

  • And using a similar logic, I have argued that global equities -- following the U.S. -- had another 20\%-plus downside risk. News

  • After the market bottoms, he anticipates back-to-back years of 20\%-plus returns. - Your Money

  • "It would seem very significant, but in the context of a bear market, it's no more than a bounce -- it would be the fourth 20\%-plus rally since October if it were to occur," says Sparks.


  • First, how does this 30-day, 25\% jump in the S&P 500 into the Friday market holiday differ, if at all, from the two prior 20\%-plus bounces of the past year?


  • We believe we've developed a comprehensive budget that provides for a 20\%-plus growth potential in EOR production next year. Home Page

  • As developers, speculators and investors saw year after year of 20\%-plus returns on real estate prices, they just poured money in.


  • $0.13 a share, from $32 million and $0.09 in the year-earlier quarter, the company's share price slid by 10. 3\%, before dropping another 20\%-plus today. The Motley Fool


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