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2008-08-20 12:00:20

You might think these would be happy days for BAA -- formerly the British Airports Authority -- the private operator of seven major airports in Britain, including London's Heathrow and Gatwick. The embarrassing snafus that soured the opening [BusinessWeek.com, 3/27/08] of the gleaming Terminal 5 at Heathrow are getting worked out, and on Aug. 18, BAA completed a huge $25 billion debt restructuring that should ease concerns over its financial situation. But there's no time for celebration....


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.