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gorp

/gorp/ (CMU, perhaps from the canonical hiker's food, Good Old Raisins and Peanuts) Another metasyntactic variable, like foo and bar.
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Van Gorp will be will be responsible for sales in Continental Europe.
"There are several kinds of cardiac arrhythmias or irregular beats that are harmless, but the atrial fibrillation is a specific kind of irregular rhythm that is a precursor of a stroke," said Van Gorp. "The challenge is no one knows where or when the stroke will occur and once the AF is detected through Fibri check, the patient can put him in preventive treatment mode with the doctors and avert a most certain stroke."
Consideramos que estas variables juegan un papel esencial en la toma de decisiones de caracter general, que se producen en el nivel preliminar de la traduccion (segun el modelo de analisis traductologico comparativo Lambert-Van Gorp, 1985) y que influyen en los demas niveles (macro-estructural, micro-estructural y contextual-sistemico).
One such study, conducted by Van Gorp and van der Goot (2012), sought to investigate the frames used by principle stakeholder groups (including those in the agricultural industry) in their campaigns promoting sustainable food and agriculture.
The price offered by a subsidiary to China Huadian Gorp is close to the upper end of China's coal-fired thermal power price in some regions.
2014; Van Gorp & Warmington, 2011; Mietzner, Myers & Peim, 2005; Biggs & Karlsson, 2011; Quaresma, Dias & Guadix, 2011; Cabeleira, 2015).
(8.) Moesker FM, Muskiet FD, Koeijers JJ, Fraaij PL, Gerstenbluth I, van Gorp EC, et al.
In turn, Wetzel and Van Gorp (2014) assert that organizational change attracts more attention than even organizational problems, and, because of this change management is appreciated highly.
This contribution to Communications & Strategies discusses the findings of a study commissioned by the European Parliament: The ECON annual competition study on "Challenges for Competition Policy in a Digitalised Economy" (VAN GORP & BATURA, 2015).