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jab

1. a quick short blow, esp (in boxing) a straight punch with the leading hand
2. Informal an injection
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"Like every expectant mum, I want to protect my unborn child from illness so I had no hesitation in receiving the flu jab to protect us both from the virus this winter.
A DOCTORS' surgery took over the local fire station yesterday to make sure residents got their annual flu jabs.
Last night Jack, who went on to manage the Republic of Ireland after winning the World Cup with England, said: "Years ago I remember going to Darras Hall and getting my jab - since then I've had the jab every year and never had the flu.
Thurman, looking to establish his offense, continued to lead with his jab but his power punches only hit Pacquiao's forearms.
JAB said the offer represents a premium of approximately 38% to the 90-day volume-weighted average share price as of yesterday, a premium of approximately 51% to the 30-day volume-weighted average share price as of the announcement, and approximately a 21% premium to that day's closing share price.
What can JAB do to improve professionalismin the media industry?Like I said earlier, JAB hasbeen organizing severalprofessional developmentcourses for journalists - arecently concluded one wason long-form journalism.That JAB has taken this onreflects the association'swillingness to take on whatought to be every mediahouse's HR department'sresponsibility.
JAB will be investing equity capital from JAB Consumer Fund, an investment fund backed by a group of like-minded, long-term oriented investors, as well as directly from JAB Holding company.
number of patients who received their flu jab during the early stages of the vaccination programme comes after concerns were raised about the way the vaccine was distributed this year.
Investment company NAXS AB (STO:NAXS) announced on Tuesday that as a part of a consortium that, it has made an investment commitment to JAB Consumer Fund - Global Consumer Brands II (the fund) of USD5,000,000.
All of us at Pret believe JAB will be excellent long?term strategic owners.
Who can get a free flu jab? The jab is offered free to adults at risk, over 65s, pregnant women and young children who are vulnerable to viruses.
Last year less than half of those at risk took up the free NHS flu jab.