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2008-11-06 09:00:39

Turkish oil refiner and supplier Petrol Ofisi has reported a net profit of TRY249 million for the first nine months of 2008, a 32% increase compared to TRY188 million for the same period of 2007. Net sales of the company were TRY13.39 million in the third quarter of 2008, a 35% increase compared to the same period of 2007; and earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) increased by 37% to TRY669 million in the third quarter of 2008, compared to the same period...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'