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nix

or

nixie,

in Germanic mythology, water sprite. The nixes could assume various shapes, most frequently as half human and half fish. They could do favors for humans, particularly in teaching them bewitching music, but for the most part they were treacherous and malignant.
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According to the EEOC, the employee applied for two open desk positions which would have allowed her to work even with her medical restrictions, but Nix Hospital denied her such light-duty positions.
Andrew Nix will perform His talents have taken him to all corners of the UK as well as Holland and he is often heard on local radio and has been seen on TV including Britain's Got Talent.
Nix found himself in front of the net, but his shot was turned away by Warren keeper Riley Nebel.
Nix: When we were starting a supply chain program at Texas Christian University, we wanted a good mix of students, and I did a lot of recruiting of women.
After the EEOC's San Antonio Field Office found reasonable cause to believe that Nix Healthcare System had violated the PDA, the agency attempted to reach a pre-litigation settlement through its conciliation process.
Nix, 43, did not respond to numerous requests for comment from the FT, but according to some people involved in the dispute, he has indicated that he intends to repay part on the money.
Lawmakers on the committee asked Nix to return to testify again to ask him about inconsistencies in his evidence.
Mr Nix was suspended as CEO following an undercover sting, had brought a lengthy speech to deliver at the beginning of the session.
I just wanted the world to know how great this officer is." Deputy Nix visited King in hospital after his next shift to give the tot a cuddle.
A FEW MONTHS later, on September 19, 2016, Alexander Nix strode onstage at the Concordia Annual Summit in Manhattan, a highbrow TED-meets-Davos confab.
Cambridge Analytica chief Alexander Nix faces questions from SNP MSP Brendan O'Hara about reports Nix "pitched for work" ahead of 2014's vote.