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2013-05-29 23:18:57

Bureau van Dijk Publishes May 2013 North America M&A Report from Zephyr. (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) targeting North American companies in May 2013 failed to sustain growth recorded the previous month, falling to 890 deals worth a combined USD 74,916 million, compared to 1,110 transactions valued at USD 75,302 million in April. Value slipped by a mere 1 percent over the four weeks under review, boosted by two blockbuster deals each worth more than USD 8,000...


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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.'