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antitrades

[′an·tē‚trādz]
(meteorology)
A deep layer of westerly winds in the troposphere above the surface trade winds of the tropics.
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The presence or absence of antitrade winds, he says, may be a by-product of the overall atmospheric changes that prompt El Nino as much as they are a cause.
These individuals have strong antitrade opinions when confined to job-related issues; however, clear opinions either supporting or opposing trade are not evident for other issues.
The policy proposals and stump speeches reflect the antitrade position of trade unions, especially in states where manufacturing jobs have been lost and trade is a convenient scapegoat.
At the end of this chapter, the author also highlights the impact of antitrade policies designed by the developing countries.
industries--apparel workers were antitrade, while Walter Reuther's
1980) (stating that the business acts of the AMA and state medical associations are subject to federal antitrade laws).
A more structured decisionmaking process within the WTO "enhances the mobilization of antitrade forces relative to the already well-organized pro-trade groups.
Consumer preferences for American films are strong, but so is antitrade lobbying interests leading to levies and subsidies.
Is the antitrade message taking hold all over the country, or will Democratic gains in the rust belt be outweighed by losses in modern-economy states like California and New York?
For Wimsatt, and undoubtedly many of the kids who have shown up for antiwar, antitrade and anti-Patriot Act rallies in the past few years, voting never seemed particularly important.
The denizens of Drop City, CA, are, on the surface, what one might expect: high-school dropouts who've decided to tune out and turn on, draft dodgers, children born into the antitrade of communal living; confused, naive, and eager, the lot of them.
Peter Ford, Antitrade Activists Face Tough Sell, CHRISTIAN SCI.