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kick starter

[′kik ‚stärd·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A mechanism for starting the operation of a motor by thrusting with the foot.
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drowningof Caroline To find out more |visit the Kick Starter page here: www.kickstarter.com/projects/fireflight/the-drowning-ofarthur-braxton
The campaign on the website Kick Starter, a crowd funding source, also, will help two very special little girls who lost their mother in 2012.
Ewing, NJ, January 21, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Local company MJRIDS Humbly Presents Desolators at Kick Starter on January 19, 2014 for funding of Desolators, a classic arcade style video game.
In addition, for entrepreneurs and owners of early-stage companies looking to raise capital, TMD creates compelling imagery, videos and one-page summary sheets highlighting the company and its product on crowd-funding sites such as Kick Starter and AngelList.
Development of innovative products by researchers provides an opportunity to Levitating Light Bulb Market Some of the kick starters for the development of levitating light bulb are Flyte, Crealev and others.
At McKinsey & Company we have identified three "archetypes" of country--"kick starters", "transitioners", and "modernisers"--based on their current tax-to-GDP ratio and modernisation of tax administration.