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weightless

1. (of a body) having no actual weight; a state in which an object has no actual weight (because it is in space and unaffected by gravitational attraction) or no apparent weight (because the gravitational attraction equals the centripetal force and the object is in free fall)
2. Business
a. (of economic activity) based on the supply of information and ideas rather than trade in physical goods
b. (of a company) having very few physical assets
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Weightless, together with other organisations interested in driving white space forward, has committed to a roadmap of network rollout and Weightless standard deployment by 2013.
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SAN FRANCISCO -- The Sharper Image Corporation (NASDAQ:SHRP), the specialty retailer renowned for selling cutting-edge products desired by those who want to have it all, is now the exclusive retail source to offer the ZERO-G Weightless Experience to consumers who want to do it all.
Weightless made all to win the Dollar but runner-up Short Pause was given an almost impossible task in the straight.
The distance - beyond the ozone layer - is far enough from the planet's gravitational pull for voyagers to be weightless for about two minutes.
Both the astronauts adn NASA officials said little about how the crew was faring in the weightless environment with the "space sickness" that has affected about half of U.
ZERO-G is the first and only FAA-approved provider of commercial weightless flights for the general public; The ZERO-G Experience[TM] launched in October 2004.
Their weightless beauty has to be revealed gradually, perhaps once you've had your fill of the more eye-catching works on the wall and decided you're ready to kneel down for a closer look.
France is represented by Weightless, Bright Sky and Tigertail in the ten-furlong contest.
Do the people in what I consider to be dire situations have these weightless moments of happiness or is it unknown in their realities?
So in Jigsaw, solid stone blocks form the treads of the stairs but unadorned and illuminated down their length, the flights seem weightless.
That problem has been markedly improved by the new availability of FONAR's Upright[TM] Multi-Position[TM] MRI scanner and its ability to generate dynamic MRI images visualizing the spine fully weight-loaded and in multiple positions unlike the static weightless spine images provided by conventional recumbent MRIs.