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Gob

(gŏb), in the Bible, town, SW ancient Palestine.

gob

[gäb]
(mining engineering)

gob

a lump of molten glass used to make a piece of glassware
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Obviously such a rationale also helps to support the rhetoric of the GoB that the current ways of Jihadist attacks are carried out by domestic groups and are not conducted by international terror organisation like IS or Al-Qaeda.
Normally, the coal pillar is in biaxial loading state at the side closer to the gob in which case plastic deformation or local damage is likely to occur and the load-carrying capacity is relatively low; the stress in the coal body transfers to the inner side of the coal pillar from the edge of coal pillar to the inside, the uniaxial stress state of the coal body shifts gradually to tri-axial stress state and the load-carrying capacity is improved; In the elastic core region of the coal pillar, the boundary effect of the coal pillar is relatively small and the load-carrying capacity of coal body in that region is stable.
Eating eggs after their hook up, Gob has a melt down while trying to break up with Ann again.
Further, conflicts with ethnic armed groups such as the United Wa State Army (UWSA), Shan State Army (SSA), and the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) have put vast swaths of territory beyond GOB control.
com) to find uses for very low quality gob gas and ventilation air methane,
Chief among them are Gob's fellow medical student and eventual associate Will Fie; Victoria's new assistant editor Maci Trufant (who, like Gob and Will, has lost a brother to the war); and-- strangest of all--an odd little waif named Pickie Beecher, who appears mysteriously at Gob's side during a Woodhull soiree.
Typical markups in a GOB are eight to 12 times wholesale cost," she said, "often grossing $2 to $5 million in three to six months.
Indeed, many companies and individuals have come a cropper trying to reprocess the gob piles into salable coal beginning in the 1970s.
The rating on the notes is supported mostly by the financial strength of the insurance provider, and to a lesser extent, the default probability of the GOB.
After the expiry of the second extension a feasibility report was submitted by TCC to GoB in October 2010.
He stressed it was because of ridiculously low 'loot mar' type compensation proposed for Pakistan and the host province, that he had raised his voice in the Supreme Court hearings and urged GoB to do the processing itself.
In 2009, the GOB did not achieve a net reduction in the cultivation of coca or the production of cocaine, maintained inadequate controls over licit coca markets to prevent diversion to illicit narcotic production, did not close illicit coca markets, and failed to develop and execute a national drug strategy consistent with international conventions.