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  • n. Plural form of outage.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • For longer-term outages, there's a bag of charcoal on the back porch, for cooking, and plenty of clothing adequate for Southern California winter chill.

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  • So unless you are completely off the grid, this does not good in outages either.


  • Long term outages mean you'll need to charge the cell phones. Stories

  • I only a few short outages had no loner term outages during the test with ATT.


  • With the potential for long-term outages, Navasota spokeswoman Sarah Korpita said, residents were being urged to conserve water and "only flush when necessary."

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  • On the current official forecast track and key dynamic models (GFDL, HWRF) the storm grazes the southern edge of key production / processing areas, causing short term outages largely due to evacuations and precautionary shutdowns but no extensive damages.

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  • Slide 7: The Problem • Storage users need redundancy - file / data loss - short-term outages • Vendor lock-in • 3rd-party Software needs to support multiple storage providers

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  • Verizon Wireless called the outages "regrettable" and vowed to improve its 4G service to be on par with its more broadly used 3G service.

    Verizon Outages, New $2 Fee Irk Customers

  • Instead the outages are a problem borne out of the open nature of the Internet, a quality that also has stimulated the Net's dazzling growth.

    How An Unfixed Internet Glitch Could Strand You Offline

  • Duke Energy, which supplies power to nearly 2.5 million people in the region, only reported about 1,000 -- 1,000, customer outages or power outages, which is great for any type of big weather system that goes through a given area.

    CNN Transcript Feb 1, 2007


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