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  • n. Plural form of finder.


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  • Both amount to the same role for planners, which we characterize as the finders of strategy, although “interpreters of action” or simply “pattern recognizers” might describe it equally well.

    The Rise and Fall of Strategic Planning

  • The problem with fish finders is that the angle of view is around 7 or 8 degrees.

    Underwater Camera. Does anyone have any history with these units. I am thinking of getting one for ice fishing this year.

  • In reality, I am inclined to suspect, that all these several finders of truth, are the very identical men who are by others called the finders of gold.

    I. Of Love. Book VI

  • A Florida treasure-hunting company, Odyssey Marine Exploration, found the wreck at the bottom of the Atlantic and argues that the age-old law of the high seas entitles the finders to most or all of the booty, said to be worth around $500 million.

    Archive 2008-01-01

  • Do not pay professional name finders to get you a name.


  • Determined to see an upholding of the so-called "finders keepers" law - which would give it the right to keep the treasure it found in the shipwreck - the company said it would press on with its long-running legal battle, requesting a new hearing before appeal judges.

    The Guardian World News

  • The cases involve "finders," or firms that act as intermediaries and assist borrowers and lenders in locating stock to borrow.

    Trial Targets Stock-Lending Practices

  • Some reimbursement of costs incurred by the Foundation was made, but this was not apparently a "finders" fee or compensation for the purchase price of the icons paid by Charles J. Pankow, who established the Foundation in 2004.

    Byzantine Icons Returned

  • This type of hunter as opposed to the other group, who might more correctly be called "finders" usually claims a preference for gas station burritos and slurpees.

    Archive 2007-12-01

  • Unrelated investigations into so-called stock loan "finders" continue, for example.

    Justice Beats A Retreat On Wall Street


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