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flight feather

[′flīt ‚feth·ər]
(vertebrate zoology)
Any of the long contour feathers on the wing of a bird. Also known as remex.
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And Remige said accountability issues remain a problem.
Every year the deputies are rated by their supervisors,'' Remige said.
Attribute Florida Argentina (a) Testes enlargement begins Feb Aug Female body mass > male Mar-May Sep-Dec Clutch initiation mid-Mar Oct Peak period of remige molt Jun-Aug Feb-Mar (a) Spreyer and Bucher 1998.
Drafting goes on pretty much on a daily bases,'' said Remige, also the union's board member.
After they are hired, deputies spend an average of five to eight years working in the jails before getting a patrol job at a sheriff's station, Remige said.
The biggest problem is that just about every law enforcement agency in Southern California is having some type of recruitment drive currently,'' Remige said.
Steve Remige, vice president of the Association of Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs, said the county offered the 6,300-member ALADS union the same deal as the PPOA, but members voted late last month to reject the offer.
Steve Remige, executive vice president of the 7,000-member Association of Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs, said the fact that large numbers of public safety employees take disability pensions doesn't prove fraud is occurring.
Steve Remige, vice president of the Association of Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs, said Deputy Steve Sorensen, who was killed last August by anti-government loner Donald Kueck in the Lake Los Angeles area, ``was a victim of budget reductions, forced to work in a remote area of Palmdale without proper staffing levels.
Steve Remige, vice president of the Association for Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs, said the union - which is trying to negotiate a new contract for the deputies - had been ``surprised by this.
By 20 days, most of the wing coverts had grown in and the remiges were breaking their sheaths.
Ltd, a fully-fledged oncology pharmaceutical firm announced that it would be injecting in Remiges BioPharma Fund (Remiges Fund), a newly formed biotech venture capital fund.