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ripcord

1. a cord that when pulled opens a parachute from its pack
2. a cord on the gas bag of a balloon that when pulled opens a panel, enabling gas to escape and the balloon to descend
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That is to say, the proposed Ripcord pesticide type, as a plant protection product, is also permitted for use in the Republic of Armenia.
With a host of software and mechanical advances, Ripcord's new robots offer unparalleled levels of automated processing that reduces human contact with sensitive information, cutting potential errors and protecting customer's data from the heavily manual handling that traditional vendors require.
MSRP: $229.95 CONTACT: Ripcord Arrow Rest, 406-6830100; www.ripcordarrowrest.com
Also searching for members of B Company, 2nd/506th Infantry, 101st ABN Division who were on Ripcord their last few days (July 19-23, 1970).
I shot a Ripcord last year during turkey season, and I liked it'so much that I used it right through the fall.
Cyrus Kohler and Captain Fred Spaulding in Vietnam fighting the last major American battle of that war on and around Ripcord, or Hill 935, as it was also known.
Ripcord CEO Alex Fielding was accused of improper behavior by a 19-year-old working full-time at the corporate file digitizing startup. Perry Coneybeer, who left college at the age of 19 to work at the company, alleges that she was fired after she brought the issue up to human resources.
From its opening line ("Dumbfounded, downtrodden and dejected") to the moment Rosenstock yanks the ripcord on a slow-synth segue and unleashes a chant of "Et tu USA?
When he went on stage to collect the huge accolade, he was also toldby presenting pair Justin Hartley and Kathryn Hahn that he had won forBest Country Song for his hit 'Blue Ain't Your Color' and he'd scoopedthe Country Album accolade for 'Ripcord'.
Ripcord tabs are used to provide immediate access to the gun.
Over the past several years, Otis has elevated its portfolio with innovative products such as the Ripcord, B.O.N.E.
Most of the Otis pull-through products are in fact kits, with coated cables and bronze brushes, but I'm going to focus on the Ripcord. It's a one-piece tool that looks like a nylon cord that is fat in the middle, somewhat like a mildly pregnant snake.