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throwback

a. a person, animal, or plant that has the characteristics of an earlier or more primitive type
b. a reversion to such an organism
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According to Pepsi officials, both Throwbacks are popular among younger consumers, with more than 50% of its volume coming from Gen X and Gen Y.
Plans for the Ducks to wear some sort of throwback uniform have been a poorly guarded secret over the last year.
Pepsi and Mountain Dew brings consumers a taste of the past each coming in their own versions of Throwback, both products are inspired by the '60s and '70s and sweetened with natural sugar in a retro-look package.
The usual solution is to get rid of the foreign nongrantor trust as soon as possible by domesticating it, since the throwback rules only apply to foreign trusts.
While subsequent distributions of accumulated ordinary income would be subject to the throwback rules when distributed, capital gains would not be subject to throwback and there would be no interest charge (as there would be in the case of foreign trusts).
In 2000's short Prelude, the dancers' rooted swaggers seemed a throwback, juvenile almost, perhaps due to the cast's extreme youth and aggressive beauty.
offers a frightening throwback to freshman economics.
This is a primitive throwback to our furrier days when feeling a chill caused the hairs on the body to stand upright in order to trap air for warmth.
While the evolution of school technology transforms the way kids learn and teachers teach, the bubble sheet--that avatar of the standardized test, that bane of sloppy handwriters everywhere--still plods along, a stubbornly tough throwback to the eons BC (before computers).
Far from an Old World throwback, the presence and use of these objects, traditions, and practices could be even more important in today's overly secular world--creating a sort of fire wall for our faith, a visible and spiritual tap on the shoulder to wake us up to who we are in a world where it can be very, very easy to forget our identity as Catholics.
It is being promoted as a throwback to the grand days of the original Penn Station, complete with sweeping glass vistas and a dramatic use of space.
This article discusses the following issues relating to throwback sales: (1) Massachusetts's "home office" rule; (2) Michigan's jurisdictional test for single business tax purposes; (3) differing throwback rules for the taxable capital and earned surplus components of Texas franchise tax; and (4) application of throwback to combined returns.