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piggyback

, pickaback
1. a ride on the back and shoulders of another person
2. Med of or relating to a type of heart transplant in which the transplanted heart functions in conjunction with the patient's own heart
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We're delighted to welcome Piggyback Interactive into the Simon & Schuster family," said Michael Perlman, Vice President, Director Client Sales & Marketing.
I think it would be lovely to pick up any stragglers via a few little impromptu piggybacks, laughed Patrick, who will run alongside hospice mascot Zoe Bear with a bucket collection along the way.
Piggyback Rider is a registered trademark of Full Sail International, LLC
The AP said Shayegan has pretended to interview athletes for a term paper, acted as a team manager or just tried to blend in with the crowd for a piggyback pay-off.
Loans with piggyback second mortgages and no mortgage insurance had a cumulative default rate over the six years that was nearly 21 percent greater than for comparable loans with mortgage insurance.
Piggyback lenses are mostly commonly fitted when a previously successful RGP lens fit becomes uncomfortable and patients find their wearing time severely reduced.
We all support policies that prevent child sexual abuse, but no piggyback rides?
Another danger sign the report highlights is the dramatic increase in the use of second liens, or piggyback loans, which may limit the amount of equity a homebuyer has in his/her house.
Piggyback contracting means joining an existing contract already issued by another government agency -- "piggybacking" on a citywide contract for computers, for example, instead of signing a separate computer contract.
This means that someone who can afford to pay whatever amount of money can piggyback on the back of my number and get my custom.
From loon chicks hitching a piggyback ride, to a kangaroo joey in its mother's pocket, to a lion cub carried by the scruff of its neck, each picture shows a different mode of travel--as opposed to human toddlers, who can move about on a bike or a wagon
The city and Cat State gave the OK for the aquarium to piggyback on the network, allowing the maritime research facility to push the rich media project through the network at a low cost.