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TNT:

see trinitrotoluenetrinitrotoluene
or TNT
, CH3C6H2(NO2)3, crystalline, aromatic compound that melts at 81°C;. It is prepared by the nitration of toluene.
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TNT

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TNT

(1) (Transparent Network Transport) Services from the telephone companies and common carriers that provide Ethernet and Token Ring transmission over MANs and WANs.

(2) An earlier name for a DOS extender program from Phar Lap Software that ran on top of DOS and allowed DOS applications to use various Win32 features, including memory allocation, DLLs and threads. VenturCom, Inc., Waltham, MA bought Phar Lap in 2000; the company renamed itself Ardence in 2004, and Citrix acquired Ardence in 2007.
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FedEx would pay TNT $200 million in the form of a breakup fee should the deal not come to fruition.
TNT dates back to 1946 when Ken omas started his own transport business in Australia.
"FedEx has laid on the table an attractive offer price," said ABN Amro analyst Maarten Bakker, who has a "hold" rating on TNT shares.
The bid is 33 per cent above TNT's last closing price, though below UPS' 2013 offer of e1/49.5 a share.
The new freighter service answers increasing demand and brings several advantages to customers: fixed departure times, guaranteed uplift, later pick-up times in Israel and a smooth connection to TNT's international road and air networks via Liege.
The elderly occupant has then had to deliver it to her - so is the TNT postie illiterate or just lazy?