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Whitney

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1. Eli. 1765--1825, US inventor of a mechanical cotton gin (1793) and pioneer manufacturer of interchangeable parts
2. William Dwight. 1827--94, US philologist, noted esp for his Sanskrit Grammar (1879)

Whitney

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Mount. a mountain in E California: the highest peak in the Sierra Nevada Mountains and in continental US (excluding Alaska). Height: 4418 m (14 495 ft.)
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We're excited to celebrate our fifth anniversary with such achievement," said Roger Retana, general manager, Pratt & Whitney Shanghai Engine Center.
Pratt & Whitney said it has increased its program share to 61 percent and MTU Aero Engines has increased its program share from 11 to 16 percent via a separate risk revenue sharing agreement with Pratt & Whitney.
Pratt & Whitney President Steve Finger said at the Farnborough Airshow that the P&W-General Electric Engine Alliance is the most suitable vehicle to supply an engine for the redesigned and renamed A350 XWB, nixing the possibility that Pratt, which is not on the 787, will develop a new engine for the Dreamliner's rival.
Such would seem to be the case with Stanley Whitney and his exuberantly unadulterated abstraction.
The Whitney Museum of American Art may have to put up a fight to expand its space on Madison Avenue, if their more than 600 neighbors have their way.
Northrop Grumman announced that Pratt & Whitney has joined the team competing for the Department of Defense's joint unmanned combat air system program.
It is a preview of the marvelous new book by Whitney and Tina Packer, which Simon & Schuster published last month.
O by Glen Seator ("1997 Biennial Exhibition," Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City)
She immediately whips over to a nearby "power" table to greet a Whitney Museum Board of Trustees member.
We call them one-dimensional nanowires because they're small wires, only a few tens of nanometers thick, and because they're nearly one-dimensional structures," says Whitney.
NEW YORK -- Egleston Law Firm announces an investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duty in connection with the proposed acquisition of Whitney Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: WTNY) ("Whitney" or the "Company") to Hancock Holding Company ("Hancock") (NASDAQ: HBHC) in a stock-for-stock transaction valued at approximately $1.
14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SINGAPORE AIR SHOW - Asiana Airlines has selected Pratt & Whitney for a Fleet Management Program agreement to provide engine maintenance for three of the airline's Pratt & Whitney-powered aircraft.