Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • abbreviation air-sea rescue
  • abbreviation automatic speech recognition

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  • initialism air-sea rescue
  • initialism automatic speech recognition
  • initialism automatic system recovery
  • initialism anti-slip regulation

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Examples

  • The DePuy orthopedic division of Johnson & Johnson, citing declining sales, began phasing out both models of the device - formally known as an articular surface replacement device, which DePuy marketed under the name ASR - in November 2009 and formally

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  • Johnson's DePuy unit sold replacement-hip systems, which included recalled ASR parts, in the U.S. for an average price of $6,465 each last year, according to the price-tracking newsletter Orthopedic Network News.

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  • The new router, called the ASR 9000, is capable of moving 6.4 terabytes per second of traffic, the equivalent of 250,000 digital songs or 200 feature-length movies a second, Cisco says.

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  • The action by the company, DePuy Orthopaedics, follows more than two years of reports that the hip implant, which is known as the ASR, was failing in patients only a few years after implant, requiring costly and painful replacement operations.

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  • The system, now called the ASR 5000, is the centerpiece of Cisco's Mobile Internet architecture by providing subscriber and customer management for delivery of personalized services.

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  • On Monday, the company announced its latest edge router, called the ASR 9000, which provides six times the capacity ...

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  • The new router, called the ASR 9000, is capable of moving 6.4 terabytes per second of traffic, the equivalent of 250,000 digital songs or 200 feature-length movies a second,

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  • We intend to utilize $150 million of the authorization to execute an Accelerated Share Repurchase ( "ASR") transaction, which is expected to commence during the first quarter of fiscal 2010.

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  • A substantial portion of our treasury share repurchases were made in connection with an accelerated share repurchase ( "ASR") program described in our Liquidity and Capital Resource discussion and in Note 11 to our consolidated financial statements.

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  • We repurchased the shares under an accelerated share repurchase ( "ASR") program with a financial institution at $83.41 per share with an initial settlement date of April 3, 2006.

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