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unfreezing

[¦ən′frēz·iŋ]
(geology)
The upward movement of stones to the surface as a result of repeated freezing and thawing of the containing soil.
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conference in Paris yesterday approved the unfreezing of USD 15 billion in
As for assets frozen by the EU in accordance with the decisions of the UN Security Council, an EU source explained that the Council of the EU has to wait for the former to adopt a decision on unfreezing the assets before it can, in turn, adopt a decision on the matter.
With their announcements in support of the unfreezing of the Gaddafi regime's assets to the benefit of the rebel government, the EU, Germany, and Austria joined France and the Netherlands, which have made similar statements in recent weeks.
Britain would now deal with the NTC "on the same basis as other governments around the world" and would begin work on unfreezing further assets, including currency stocks of the Libyan central bank, held in the UK, Mr Hague said.
Salah Obeidi said in a statement issued by the political office of the Sadrist movement today: " unfreezing of military action of Almahdi Army will not be realized in order not to give an opportunity to shuffle the cards," adding that "the only enemy is the occupier and we will not give up this enmity.
SDSM continues boycotting the Parliament and it is assumed that it will boycott the early parliamentary elections as well because according to SDSM the key remarks on the Electoral Law and the conditions for cleaning the voter's list and unfreezing the bank accounts of firms on Pero Nakov were not accepted.
The Health Department last month threw Durban's Addington Hospital a lifeline by unfreezing 52 posts to boost low staff numbers which had resulted in some departments temporarily closing down.
He considered a complex, stepped process of unfreezing, changing and refreezing beliefs, attitudes and values to be required to achieve change, with the initial phase of unfreezing normally involving groups discussions in which individuals experience others' views, and begin to adapt their own.
The plan, required by the federal government as a condition of unfreezing subway funding for a Red Line extension to North Hollywood, also says the agency faces huge deficits in its operations and bus capital programs, but can meet a federal consent decree to improve bus service.
Since the crisis of 2002-2003, authorities have made progress on improving supervision and regulation, liquidating assets of banks undergoing restructuring, and unfreezing deposits.
ISLAMABAD -- The accountability court on Wednesday ordered unfreezing of some of Ishaq Dar's Hajveri Trust bank accounts on welfare grounds.
Ishaq Dar, through his lawyer filed another petition seeking unfreezing of Hajveri Trust accounts.