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mitre

(US), miter
Christianity the liturgical headdress of a bishop or abbot, in most western churches consisting of a tall pointed cleft cap with two bands hanging down at the back

miter, mitre

The oblique surface forming the beveled end or edge of a piece where a miter joint is made.

mitre

British variant of miter.
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Together we have a strong history; Mitre has been the Official Ball Supplier for the league for over 40 years.
As an operator of federal R&D centers, MITRE and our government sponsors would like to see this approach become industry practice.
Mitre is the registered trade mark of Mitre Sports International Limited.
It is in a different spot than a strained left oblique that sidelined Mitre for 32 games last season.
Goalkeepers claim new balls are designed with the outfield players in mind, but Mitre insist they have made a product which is consistent for all.
Mitre Sport International's European Sales Director, Bill Leach, said: "We have enjoyed a long-standing relationship with Welsh football dating back more than 20 years.
The Mitre 'Atom' is the result of many years of extensive research and development, and represents the peak of match performance and control.
The 'Cricket Insider' section will provide information on Shane's performance in the Ashes competition, including breakfast match reports and stats, while the 'Play' area will include a Shane Warne quiz, a new Mitre cricket game developed for the site, a link to Stick Cricket and an opportunity to register for free mobile downloads during the Ashes.
in cytology from Howard University and a master's degree in microbiology from American University, Thomas joined MITRE in 1973, around the time the company was beginning to look outside of its traditional defense contracting customer base for new opportunities.
So far, port security has been the joke of the transportation industry," according to Mitre.
TenarisAlgoma Tubes is a healthy company financially speaking," Mitre, managing director, says.
The Sunday Mirror has teamed up with Mitre and the Coca-Cola League to offer two teams the chance to play at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium.