extreme terms

extreme terms

[ek¦strēm ′tərmz]
(mathematics)
The first and last terms in a proportion.
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A little more than a year after putting DIRECTV together with Time Warner, AT&T appears intent on using its new market power to prioritize its own content at the expense of consumers, and insisting on unreasonable and extreme terms that are inconsistent with the market.
Doe spelled out in extreme terms what "health of the mother" included in Roe was all about.
Prosecutor Michael Whitty told Mold Crown Court yesterday: "Chatlogs confirmed that the defendant had been discussing in the most extreme terms about abusing and harming children."
Before 2008, Americans were less likely to rate their dissatisfaction with country's direction in such extreme terms. From 1995 to 2008, they were more tempered in their dissatisfaction, with 12% to 43% saying they were very dissatisfied.
If all the Christian peoples of Anatolia label their past with such extreme terms, those times must have been hellish for everyone.
It will agree to nothing save on its own extreme terms. Until it has been smashed on the battlefield, it will not consider negotiation.
And also for his own image, because he cannot afford to look like a wimp and would have to respond in very extreme terms. So that's where the danger lies," warns Bose.
In addition, even though the governor attacked the Public Employee Choice Act in the most extreme terms, his rhetorical assault at the unions' Labor Day picnic sure beat what took place a few days later in Vancouver, Wash.
But four justices dissented and did so in extreme terms, proclaiming not just the much-disputed individual mandate but the whole act unconstitutional.
But the platform also includes support for repealing birthright citizenship - a polarizing issue that has been linked to extreme terms like "terror babies" and one that Democrats say proves the GOP is pandering.
The North has for months been criticising the South s President Lee Myung-Bak in extreme terms and threatening "sacred war" over perceived insults.

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