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paymaster

an official of a government, business, etc., responsible for the payment of wages and salaries
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"Paymaster!" said the doctor, staring; "why, I've a gentleman under my hands, have I not?"
Managing Director Richard Clemmey said: "We are pleased to be reporting these two new targets as a result of follow up of our soil sampling results at the Paymaster project and to be closing in on drill targets at such an early stage in the life of the project.
PayMaster, officially launched earlier this year, aims to revolutionize the way Sri Lankans transact when topping-up their mobile reloads and paying their bills, by facilitating these processes through their smartphone.
He describes his early life in Ireland to becoming paymaster, including serving in the Tarbert Fencibles, the 54th Foot in Egypt, and the 47th Foot with Wellington in Spain and Southern France, as well as serving during the Miguelite War of 1823, and scandals like duels, abductions, women tricked into marriage, larceny, murder, corruption, bankruptcy, forgery, suicide, privateers, and prisoners of war.
This agreement will allow for ease and secure alternative payment option where persons without credit cards are able to make online reservations and make their payment at any of Paymaster's over 200 locations island wide to complete their ticket purchase within 24 hours.
Fleet Paymaster Place, who was 32, was killed in the naval battle.
Paymaster Services are best suited for clients that need assistance with receiving funds from escrowed or any other legitimate transaction.
The Company is carrying out ongoing exploration programs, designed to build the resource base and to test the growth potential and determine the economics on its four key property assets: Buffalo Ankerite (100% interest), Fuller (100% interest), Davidson Tisdale (68.5% interest) and Paymaster (60% interest).
Maybe, it is time for expats to decide if they can support their paymaster or to leave.
The locations all lie within the area of the main gravity anomaly identified during the gravity survey of Paymaster Canyon completed in early June 2010.
Other paymasters included Austria, Britain, Italy, France, the Netherlands and Sweden, all of which are expected to argue for a lean EU budget during negotiations due to start next year on its overhaul.