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chequer

(US), checker
any of the marbles, pegs, or other pieces used in the game of Chinese chequers

Checker

One of the squares in a checkered pattern, which is contrasted to its neighbor by color or texture; often only two of the effects are alternated, similar to a chessboard.

checker, chequer

One of the squares in a check pattern, contrasted to its neighbors by color or texture; often only two effects are alternated, as in a chessboard. Also see diaper.
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Contact: Mike Barnard, Yellow Checker Cab, phone 210-650-8600, e-mail mike@yellowcheckercabsa.
The soap-opera stuff nowadays appears right there on the front page of the New York Times, updated every three hours on the Drudge Report, and sold the next day to HBO, but I like to think of Forrester still driving his Checker cab in hostile territory (possibly on an Indian reservation or somewhere in his native Tennessee), a heroic American paranoid in the great tradition that encompasses the whispering in Richard Nixon's White House, Ronald Reagan's theory of a "Star Wars" missile defense, Oliver Stone's movies, the citizens of the Aryan Nations in Idaho, and the confidentiality agreement that Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman require of their servants (the cook, the gardener, the secretaries) as a condition of their employment.
Sunnyvale is serviced by Checker Cab of Silicon Valley.
Yellow Checker Cab of San Jose is pleased to announce the "Pink Ride" campaign in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
And we're looking into legal action,'' said Ken Spiker, an independent consultant who was hired by Checker Cab to represent its interests.
Yellow Checker Cab of San Jose and its affiliated taxicab drivers today donated 1,000 pounds of turkeys to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties.
San Jose Yellow Checker Cab Participates in Country-Wide Campaign; Cab Drivers Personally Touched by Breast Cancer Share Their Stories
The hotels realized they had a gold mine and let the taxi companies compete for the exclusives,'' said Jerry Qonsul, general manager of LA Checker Cab Cooperative Inc.
NYSE: PAY), announced today that is has begun installing passenger-activated payment and multimedia information systems in Atlanta Checker Cab taxis.
Checker Cab, for instance, used to service Le Meridien Hotel, located partly in Los Angeles and partly in Beverly Hills, without paying but now faces a $9,000-a-month fee for exclusivity, said Jerry Qonsul, general manager of LA Checker Cab Cooperative Inc.
Yellow Checker Cab of San Jose is pleased to announce that, in a first-ever campaign, it will wrap five of its affiliated taxicabs in pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.