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kappa

(κ) The tenth letter of the Greek alphabet, used in stellar nomenclature usually to designate the tenth-brightest star in a constellation or sometimes to indicate a star's position in a group.
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Risley, Phi Theta Kappa Executive Director stated in remarks before the convention.
Michael Smith, Chairman of CVC Capital Partners: "Since we acquired Kappa Packaging in 1998, we have looked at ways to help establish suitable financing structures to allow management to build the business through appropriate acquisitions.
Smurfit Kappa won in the 'Holistic Margin Management' (HMM) category, for being the company that has "efficiently accompanied and supported GM
Throughout her life, Mary Maxwell Gates was a dedicated community volunteer and loyal member of Kappa Kappa Gamma.
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Smurfit Kappa Bag-in-Box is a division of the Smurfit Kappa Group, a world leader in paper based packaging with 40,000 employees worldwide and an annual turnover of over 7 billion Euros.
Review of these titles revealed that all focused on the use of kappa (or weighted kappa) in specific assessments of interrater or intermeasure reliability, and only one briefly mentioned the issues discussed here (Fisher, Evans, Muller, & Lombard, 2004).
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