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2014-10-11 23:01:50

On Monday 6th Oct, Technomed Telemedicine will announce the release of the mobile version of its award-winning remote ECG interpretation and analysis software, ECG Cloud Mobile Kent, UK (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 On Monday 6th Oct, on the opening day of the Heart Rhythm Society's annual conference, Technomed Telemedicine is set to announce the release of the mobile version of its award-winning remote ECG interpretation and analysis software, ECG Cloud Mobile. The new update to the app...

2014-10-10 23:06:00

The UniformTax.net website has been launched to help UK workers reduce their yearly tax bill and increase their monthly take home pay (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 Workers in the UK who are required to wear a uniform or specialist and protective clothing as part of the terms of their employment now have a new website to turn to in order to reduce their monthly outgoings and even successfully apply for a rebate against taxes already paid. That website is UniformTax.net, and its recent launch in...

2014-10-10 23:03:43

Leading provider of PEEK-Based polymer innovations for medical applications unveils composite technology for challenging fracture patients at the 2014 Orthopaedic Trauma Association Annual Meeting Tampa (USA) & Thornton Cleveleys (UK) (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 Trauma plates composed of a high performance polymer provide patients at risk of complications with a greater window for healing compared to metallic plates. The new trauma device technology is based on a composite called...

2014-10-10 12:26:24

DAVID KARP OF TUMBLR, PETE CASHMORE OF MASHABLE, AND LILY COLE OF IMPOSSIBLE.COM ON JUDGING PANEL NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Six US tech companies have been chosen as the winners of the UK government's second annual GREAT Tech Awards. The winners were announced last night at a gala in New York City hosted by Danny Lopez, British Consul General New York. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140501/83008 Selected from over 120 applicants from the states of New York,...

2014-10-10 08:21:42

CHANGZHOU, China, Oct.10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic ("PV") modules, solutions, and services, today announced that it signed a share purchase agreement on September 30, 2014 to sell the Company's 10.6MW PV power plant located in Trehawke, UK to funds managed by Foresight Group LLP ( "Foresight"). This is the first of two Trina Solar UK projects that connected to the grid in Q1 2014. The...

2014-10-10 08:20:33

DALLAS, October 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketReportsStore.com adds The Global Electronic Warfare (EW) Market 2014-2024, a September 2014 industry research report of 163 pages to the public sector category of its online business intelligence store. It says the global electronic warfare systems market is expected to value US$10.2 billion by the end of 2014, which is estimated to increase to US$13.2 billion by 2024, representing a CAGR of 2.68% during the forecast period. The...

coastal living
2014-10-10 07:30:49

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Individuals who live close to the coast tend to be more physically active than those living inland, researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School claim in a new study published online Thursday in the journal Preventative Medicine. [ Watch the Video: How Can Coastlines Improve Health? ] As part of their investigation, lead author Dr. Mathew White and his colleagues analyzed data from more than 180,000 men and women from...

2014-10-10 04:20:53

NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.K. increased 0.4 percent in August to 112.5 (2004 = 100), following a 0.1 percent increase in July, and a 0.7 percent increase in June. At the same time, The Conference Board Coincident Economic Index® (CEI) for the U.K., a measure of current economic activity, increased 0.2 percent in August to 107.6 (2004 = 100), following a 0.1 percent increase in July, and a 0.1 percent...

2014-10-09 23:12:42

B2B Connectivity Experts Partner to Serve Growing U.K. and European Business Integrations Needs Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 Adeptia Inc., a leading provider of innovative cloud and on-premise business connectivity solutions, today announced a partner relationship with Smarter Informatics, a U.K. based systems integrator, specializing in business process automation, data and application integration and B2B integration software solutions. Adeptia’s process-based B2B integration...

2014-10-09 16:24:42

LONDON, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary"Food and Grocery Retailing in France - Market Summary & Forecasts", report, published by Conlumino, provides a detailed analysis of both the historic and forecast market data of food and groceryretail sales across key channels in France. In addition, it provides an overview of changing shopping trends, government policies towards business, the influence of various economic variables on the retail industry, the competitive landscape and...


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Merino
2014-10-16 11:24:17

The Merino is a breed of domestic sheep that originated in Central Spain and Turkey. It is thought that the foundation stock of this breed was introduced into the area by a tribe of Berbers during the twelfth century. During the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries, breeders from Spain introduced breeds from England, developing the Merino sheep strains that would shape the breed of today. These sheep comprised three strains known as the Negretti, the Paula, and the Royal Escurial flocks....

2014-10-16 10:41:37

The Jacob sheep, also known as the piebald sheep, is a breed of domestic sheep that developed without large amounts of human intervention, making it an heirloom or unimproved breed. Its exact origin is unknown, but it is known to have descended from some type of Old World sheep. Piebald or spotted sheep have been documented throughout history in many areas including the Mediterranean and the Far East. One account of this breed, possibly the oldest, includes the story of the Biblical figure...

English Leicester
2014-09-26 10:19:08

The English Leicester, known by many other names including the Leicester, the improved Leicester, and the Leicester longwool, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in England during the eighteenth century by Robert Bakewell. It was one of the first purebred sheep breeds to be introduced into Australia and is one of a few remaining pure sheep breeds. Today, it can be found in many areas including the United States, New Zealand, and Great Britain. The English Leicester holds strong...

Cotswold Sheep
2014-09-25 08:43:41

The Cotswold sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated from and was named after the Cotswold Hills in England. Some experts assert that this breed was present in this area of England when the Romans arrived sometime around 54 B.C., during which time legend says they discovered sheepcotes along the hills. Later, the area was supposedly given the Anglo-Saxon name of Cottes-wealds, which meant wind swept hills scattered with Cotes. If this legend were true it would mean that the hills...

Clun Forest Sheep
2014-09-23 08:05:26

The Clun Forest sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in and named after the Clun Forest area of Shropshire. The first record of this breed was written in 1803 by Reverend Joseph Plymley, who wrote about its appearance. In 1873 Youatt wrote of the same characteristics, but also stated that the breed was changing quickly due to crossbreeding with many local breeds including the Longmynd and the Shropshire sheep. The Clun Forest Sheep Breeders Society was established in 1925...

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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.