Shift In


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Shift In

(character)
(SI, Control-O, ASCII 15) The character used on some ancient teletypes to start using an alternative character set.
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* A shift in responsibility for harassment charges from the service provider to the contracting party.
Throughout The Lord of the Rings we see detailed a process by which Tolkien's main characters, the hobbits, complete a paradigm shift in winch they recover a sure sense of themselves as members of a vast ecosystem.
that result in a felt realization of the inevitability of one inseparable world, and a felt shift in the most basic values and premises on which one builds one's life." Educators had a responsibility to preside over "a shift from a parochial to a 'one world' view of 'Spaceship Earth'...."
Most of that shift in market share occurred in 1999 and early 2000.
Sanders said that the policy shift in 1999 was neither reviewed nor approved by Congress.