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NOW:

see National Organization for WomenNational Organization for Women
(NOW), group founded (1966) to support "full equality for women in America in a truly equal partnership with men." Its founder and first president was feminist leader Betty Friedan, author of The Feminine Mystique (1963).
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now

An expression used by ATC (air traffic control) when immediate compliance with an instruction is required to avoid an imminent situation.

NOW

feminist group working for social and political change. [Am. Hist.: NCE, 1886]
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There is such a ravine here that if we once get in it we shan't get out again.
Again, it may be impossible that there should be men such as Zeuxis painted.
Then was there again spoken unto me without voice: "Thou must yet become a child, and be without shame.
At last he had found a slight thing, which he put first in his pocket, and then, on a second thought, took out again and thrust deep down into a waste-paper basket.
She advanced desperately, with the deliberate intention of detaining him by speaking again.
The bare thought of having been in such extremity, caused Richard to fall into another silence, and to lie flat down again, at his full length.
The next day when the feast was again held, and her father, mother, and sisters were gone, Ashputtel went to the hazel-tree, and said:
His reluctance to return to the cabin impressed them all unfavourably, and the mutinous sounds again broke forth.
when it grunted again, so violently, that she looked down into its face in some alarm.
That visit not succeeding either, you will go again perhaps?
Tirila, lirila," the sweet, clear notes went winding down the forest paths, coming back again from the more distant bosky shades in faint echoes of sound, "Tirila, lirila, tirila, lirila," until it faded away and was lost.
A healthy man can tear himself away from the deepest reflections to say a civil word to someone who comes in and can then return again to his own thoughts.