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  • n. Plural form of spinout.


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  • Public sector spinouts tend to be led by passionate managers who can lack the experience to run a large enterprise, and who are expected on top of the day job to set up a new organisation from scratch.

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  • In the past, Deutsche Bank has seeded spinouts from its proprietary trading desk, but has changed its policy and will not be investing in Avantium.

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  • AAA Michigan spokeswoman Nancy Cain said the organization took more than 4,000 requests for assistance after spinouts and minor accidents Sunday and Monday morning.

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  • In Connecticut, where more than 2 feet of snow had fallen in some places and it was still coming down, state police responded to about 500 spinouts, fender-benders and stranded vehicles.

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  • Deval Patrick noted reports of spinouts and disoriented motorists heading the wrong way on highways.

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  • Associated Press President da Silva (center) visits Raúl and Fidel Castro in Havana in February But a recent string of foreign-policy spinouts has raised new tensions with the U.S., and prompted soul searching in Brazil about whether its leaders are ready for global prime time.

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  • "A lot of cars in ditches, spinouts, dead batteries," says AAA-Michigan spokeswoman Nancy Cain.

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  • "A lot of cars in ditches, spinouts, dead batteries," spokeswoman Nancy Cain said.

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  • The Fables creators have lots of room to play with this idea -- fourteen volumes so far, including four spinouts -- and they're really going for it.

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  • They had often lasted for hours—endless hours of stultifying boredom, punctuated by appalling crashes and spectacular spinouts, with a dozen police cars converging on the resulting wreckage.



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