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Earnings, Subscribers Up For Verizon In First Quarter 2013
2013-04-18 13:04:16

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The year got off to a good start for Verizon. A first quarter 2013 earnings call reported a 4.2-percent year-over-year increase in total operating revenues. The company experienced growth in several sectors, including wireless where it renewed contracts and added new subscribers. Verizon wireless added 677,000 new subscribers, up 35 percent from the first quarter last year. Including prepaid accounts, Verizon added a total of...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
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This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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