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A decorative figure in which a head, or a head and bust, or the human figure to the waist and including the arms, is incorporated with (as if it were springing out of) a pillar which serves as its pedestal.
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Chilled foods specialist Uniq said it was confident of achieving a "substantial improvement" in its first half figures, despite tough trading conditions in the UK.
The first half figures prompted management to raise its full-year sales gain forecast to 5.
First half figures indicate that the BVI fared well in the circumstances.
First half figures are expected from National Express tomorrow.
Paul, MN, has released its 2001 second quarter and first half figures.
The central bank has yet to release second quarter and first half figures, but the President suggested that they would come in above market expectations, possibly as high as 4%.
Organisers have ditched the original idea of a giant mother and child in favour of two half figures of a man and a woman embracing.
Half of his friends want him to buy their lottery tickets for them, the other half figures he'd better stop going off on those mid-May romantic weekends with his wife because a definite pattern is starting to develop nine months later.
According to analysts, the absence of a bullish forecast had hurt Bass's stock more than the first half figures.
2 per share, compared to an expected net income after tax of DKK 380 million announced in connection with the release of first half figures on August 12, 2002.
Some major investors have already reportedly raised concerns over the chain's management team following a dire set of first half figures.
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