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slush

Nautical waste fat from the galley of a ship

slush

[sləsh]
(hydrology)
Snow or ice on the ground that has been reduced to a soft, watery mixture by rain, warm temperature, or chemical treatment.
(oceanography)

slush

Water-saturated snow which with a heel-and-toe slap-down motion against the ground will be displaced with a splatter. Its specific gravity is between 0.5 and 0.8 (ICAO).
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By supporting the Slush 100 pitching competition Evli Bank helps startup companies in improving their visibility and attracting new investors.
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Sources said, once India signs the TIEA with the countries concerned, the CBDT will be in a position to push them to reveal details of bank accounts where slush funds have been parked.
2 mm standard bead for injection moulding and extrusion) which are suitable for slush moulding.
The verdict makes clear that the very fact of holding slush funds constitutes the crime of breach of trust," said Federal Prosecutor Wilhelm Schmidt, adding that Munich prosecutors investigating Siemens would seize on the ruling.
When he appeared for questioning for the first time last week, Lee flatly rejected allegations that his group had raised millions of dollars for a bribery slush fund.
But not 100 percent," Lee said when asked by journalists whether he agreed that allegations about massive slush funds, illicit transfer of control of the group to his son and bribery were true.
Ishiba said he has a ''vital interest'' in whether the intelligence budgets are used for their original purpose of collecting intelligence or other purposes, indicating the ministry will announce how it will deal with the allegation after fully investigating the alleged slush funds, including their total amount.
The internal audit was carried out after reports in France alleged the French secret services had suspected EADS of keeping a slush fund to pay bribes for contracts.
Available in select markets for some time, Slush drinks were already selling well before the promotion, "so it made sense to take [the program] national as it leverages both light, refreshing fun flavors and, via free refills, affordable value for the guest," says Matt Durbin, beverage marketing director, T.
But it took them almost no time to get around tighter laws by creating slush funds, paid for by lobbyists, that buy them the same perks.
maker of the Luigi's and Mama Tish's water ices, and the Shape Ups, Minute Maid, Barq's, and Chill brands of frozen juice bars and ices announced that the ICEE Company, its frozen carbonated beverage distribution company, has acquired the SLUSH PUPPIE branded business from the Dr Pepper/Seven Up, a unit of Cadbury Schweppes Americas Beverages Company.