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pre-emptive

Bridge (of a high bid) made to shut out opposition bidding
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The FFC organized pre-flood meeting to review action taken on pre-emptive measures and status of preparedness of the provinces for the upcoming monsoon season.
BEIRUT: President Michel Aoun applauded the pre-emptive security operations conducted by the Army and security forces to fend off the threats of "terrorists" along Lebanon's northeastern border.
Jerry Deo, provincial disaster risk reduction and management officer of Catanduanes, said the PDRRMC already ordered pre-emptive evacuation but there were no evacuation movement yet in different towns.
A top Fed official has suggested that the central bank should be pre-emptive.
The obvious goal is pre-emptive censorship and intimidation of journalists.
A number of key politicians in the kingdom hailed the pre-emptive plan which, they said, has protected innocents and proved anew the vigilance and capability of the security personnel in safeguarding the nation, the citizens and residents.
We are pleased to expand our long-standing cooperation with Jaguar Land Rover by providing several vehicle models with our innovative pre-emptive on-demand transfer case," said Dr.
Earlier this year, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee passed a six-year reauthorization that does not include the pre-emptive language.
Washington, March 7 (Petra) -- The United States said Monday it takes North Korea's threat of a pre-emptive nuclear strike seriously but will not scale back planned military exercises that have outraged Pyongyang.
NASDAQ: CIVB) said its shareholders have voted to approve proposals to eliminate pre-emptive rights and cumulative voting at a special meeting of shareholders.
A short, pre-emptive history of the Arab Spring I wrote this short, pre-emptive history that will render all future speculation about the subject entirely useless and leave future generations with more time on their hands to figure out what the point of Stonehenge was.
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has warned that the country has learned from the 1973 Yom Kippur War "not to give up on pre-emptive strikes" in a thinly-veiled hint to Iran.