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fifty

1. the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five
2. a numeral, 50, L, etc., representing this number
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In response to the demands of some Shiite factions for a three-way power sharing, something which goes against the Taif Accord according to which Lebanese religious sects enjoy an equal-power (sectarian) sharing, Sfeir said that "If the fifty-fifty formula in the Lebanese government should be maintained then the number of Christians and Muslims should remain equal.
Fifty-Fifty sports a clever classification systemapractically a poem in itselfawith sections titled aAlmost a Love Story,a aPersonal Histories, And a Little Real History,a aApocalypse Now and Then,a and aAmbivalent Philosophies,a to name a few.
It is estimated that the oil pipeline will cost $160-180 million, and Armenia and Iran will split financing for the project fifty-fifty.
In a region dominated by the struggles of sects and confessions, and the wars of minorities and majorities, a region characteristically gifted at bringing down the results of elections through various political ploys to serve plans of confessional hegemony, the words of Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri about considering the system of the fifty-fifty balance between Muslims and Christians to be a permanent rule upon which rests the national equilibrium and the Lebanese formula seem quite exceptional, and in fact historical.
It is noteworthy that the Company was established in 2008 with a capital of $ 5 billion dollars and is owned fifty-fifty by Syrian and Qatari governments.
The BritNed cable is a fifty-fifty joint venture between National Grid and TenneT, which operate the grids.
In December 2008, one engine of an Air New Zealand 747 was powered by a fifty-fifty blend of jatropha plant oil and standard A1 jet fuel.
New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): Railway Minister Lalu Prasad today said that during the year 2009-10, the Railways will construct nine Railway Over Bridges (ROBs) and Railway Under Bridges (RUBs) on fifty-fifty cost sharing basis.
and Siemens AG of Germany have broadly agreed that the Japanese electronics company will make their fifty-fifty joint venture, Fujitsu Siemens Computers, into a wholly owned subsidiary by purchasing Siemens' entire stake, informed sources said Saturday.
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (Mitsubishi) (TYO: 7211), a Japan-based automaker and trading house Mitsubishi Corporation, are establishing a fifty-fifty joint venture in China.
Sony said Sony BMG, set up by Sony and the German company in 2004 as a fifty-fifty joint venture, will be renamed Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
Encouraging readers to stand up to that boyfriend or girlfriend, husband or wife, and attempting to make a relationship as it should be, a fifty-fifty affair.