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  • n. An earthmoving machine made by the J. C. Bamford (JCB) company, or (through trademark erosion) any backhoe/endloader combination, or similar machinery.
  • Joint Configuration Board
  • Japan Credit Bureau


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  • The bill would ensure nonjudicial majorities of members on the JCB, which is supposed to investigate complaints against judges, and on the Court of Judicial Discipline, which adjudicates cases forwarded by the JCB.

    Gas Drilling

  • The bishop also used his speech to express pride in the achievements of Rocester-based digger giant JCB, which is now the world's third largest manufacturer of construction equipment.


  • It also raises quite serious political questions as to whether large companies such as JCB are being pressurised into applying for the grant and whether other companies are being given funding regardless of whether they need the wage subsidy or not?

    ProAct rejected by leading industrial firm

  • Namely two songs: Nizlopi's "JCB", a seemingly cute song about a young boy who rides around with his "Da" all day instead of being in school, but, like fascism, the more you hear about it, the more you grow against it.

    Archive 2006-01-01

  • Alex: "JCB:" Frank's GOOD, but Don's the REAL THING! "

    Kill Ugly Radio

  • On Saturday, under the Dancing City umbrella, dancers from English National Ballet perform Hans van Manen's Trois Gnossiennes, set to Satie's score; while at the other extreme, Motionhouse stages a work with cranes and a JCB digger.

    This week's new dance

  • But the closest the accommodations seemed to come to acknowledging the prince's royal blood were pillowcases monogrammed with the initials JCB.

    The Prince's Pillows

  • Distributor Data Select, owned by Jones, will bring out three models this week under its Toughphone brand, of sturdy handsets which originated in 2008 as a joint venture with forklift trucks firm JCB.

    Dragons' Den entrepreneur presents the floating phone

  • Yes | No | Report from JCB wrote 49 weeks 1 hour ago

    .177-Caliber Parenting

  • Yes | No | Report from JCB wrote 1 year 1 week ago

    Pistol Packin' Paula


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