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2015-04-01 08:23:00

DALLAS, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Chris Faulkner, CEO and Chairman of Breitling Energy (OTCBB: BECC) is speaking at a prominent luncheon panel in Houston today discussing the Yemen conflict,

2015-04-01 08:22:54

HOUSTON, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (NASDAQ: PTEN) will hold its conference call to discuss results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 on Thursday,

2015-03-31 16:35:04

PHILADELPHIA, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Chemtura Corporation is pleased to announce the introduction of the ANDEROL(®) 5000 PLUS EP Synthetic Gear Oil product series, which is designed

2015-03-31 16:25:01

SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Business leader, philanthropist and climate activist Tom Steyer and Consumer Watchdog President Jamie Court asked California lawmakers

2015-03-31 08:29:00

TULSA, Okla., March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP) plans to announce financial results for first quarter 2015 before the market opens on Tues., May 5.

2015-03-31 08:28:50

HOUSTON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Rigzone, a Dice Holdings, Inc.

2015-03-31 08:27:39

BEIJING, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Jereh Group launched its Integrated Oily Waste Solution at the first day of CIPPE, the largest petroleum exhibition in the world.

2015-03-31 08:27:11

HOUSTON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation ("Sabine" or the "Company") (OTCQB:SOGC) today reported its fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial and operating results. (Logo:


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The Seismometer is an instrument designed to measure the motions of the ground. This includes seismic waves generated by earthquakes, nuclear explosions, and other seismic sources. Records of these activities allow seismologists to map the interior of the Earth, and locate and measure the size of the different sources. There are also seismographs, which is sometimes used in place of the word seismometer. However, a seismograph is the older instrument in which the measuring and recording...

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gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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