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2008-07-09 12:00:13

PORTLAND, Ore., July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PacStar(TM), a technology-based provider of communications solutions to the military and government, announced today that it was included on Portland Business Journal's Top 25 Private Companies.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.