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the standard monetary unit of the Republic of South Africa, divided into 100 cents


a. a strip or margin; border
b. a strip of cloth; selvage


the. short for Witwatersrand
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rand (Brit.)

A border, or a fillet cut from a border in the process of straightening it.
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After moving to Withington with her parents, a university lecturer and nursery worker, and her two younger siblings, Rand is finally able to pursue her dream of going to university.
Rand is in the process of determining who to appoint as an investment banker or stock broker in order to conduct the sale.
IndustrialCo is expected to be called Ingersoll Rand and trade under Ingersoll Rand's existing ticker (NYSE: IR).
This is possible because the contributors generally share a deep understanding of Rand's Objectivism and because the editors organized the essays to maximize coherence.
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However, it is important to ensure there is a justiciable controversy with respect to any RAND claim by alleging (with supporting facts) that the patentee is unwilling to grant your company a patent license on reasonable and non-discriminatory terms.
However, as modified by Judge Robart, any past royalty rates must have been negotiated under a clearly understood RAND obligation.
Why a critique of Ayn Rand, but no reading by Ayn Rand?
Rand implies he thought he was signing a plea deal that involved something on the order of a misdemeanor charge and with probated sentence, instead of one felony count of mail fraud with some prison time.
The self-defence of Rand's hero architect Howard York in The Fountainhead, standing trial for dynamiting a housing project he designed.
Ingersoll Rand has opened its new regional headquarters in the Business Bay area of Dubai with an official launch ceremony.
Ayn Rand is the reason Ryan chose to study economics -- he patterned his worldview and economic policies after her -- and he also once required his congressional interns to read Rand's best-known work, published in 1957, "Atlas Shrugged." Paul Ryan, in other words, is an Ayn Rand disciple, hence it's appropriate to examine what Rand advocated, and where it might take the United States, if Mitt Romney and Ryan are elected in November 2012.