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chair

1. a professorship
2. Railways an iron or steel cradle bolted to a sleeper in which the rail sits and is locked in position
3. short for sedan chair

What does it mean when you dream about a chair?

A chair may symbolize sitting down to take time out to contemplate a situation before proceeding. If the dreamer is providing the chair, it’s time to sit for a while with oneself to contemplate new directions. If the chair is being offered, the dreamer should be open for taking advice. If, however, the dreamer finds himself or herself on the “hot seat,” then caution should prevail.

chair

2. A metal frame, built into a thin partition wall and the floor to support a sanitary fixture (such as a washbasin or water closet) clear of the floor.
3. A device used to support reinforcing bars.
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Khalid Al Maskati has been re-elected as the financial and economic affairs committee chairman, Mohammed Al Halwachi as legislative and legal affairs committee chairman, Abdulrahman Jamsheer as foreign affairs, defence and national security committee chairman, Dr Bahiya Al Jishi as services committee chairman and Dallal Al Zayed as woman and child committee chairman.
With new Chairman Ben Bernanke successfully taking the reins from former Chairman Alan Greenspan, Ferguson decided it was the right time to resign.
In June 2005, Donaldson stepped down as chairman after a little over two years in the role; he was succeeded by the current chairman, Christopher Cox.
The true thinking behind this, one suspects, is that Chairman Greenspan might be worried about the risk of a possible sudden rise in long-term interest rates in the wake of an event.
Wilson, president and chief executive officer, Nellie Mae Education Foundation, Quincy, Massachusetts, renamed deputy chairman.
Siderow takes over the chairman position for Agin, who will continue to serve on the organization's board of directors as chairman emeritus.
As chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, he wields considerable influence over all tax issues.
1, 2001), observed that there will be "no confusing" Stratton with the former Chairman Ann Brown.
formerly senior vice chairman of financial services for American General.
The process of finding the new chairman of the FASB is organized and directed by the FAF's eight-member selection committee, which I chair.
From 1981 to 1986, Republican Mark Hatfield was chairman of the Senate committee responsible for the appropriations for 15 other departments, the Congress, the courts, and at least 30 independent agencies.
My first preference for the next Chairman of the Fed is Alan Greenspan