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straddle

1. Athletics a high-jumping technique in which the body is parallel with the bar and the legs straddle it at the highest point of the jump
2. (in poker) the stake put up after the ante in poker by the second player after the dealer
3. Irish a wooden frame placed on a horse's back to which panniers are attached
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"Straddle Carrier Market Forecast, Trend Analysis and Competition Tracking -- Global Review 2018-2028" is a comprehensive compilation of various data and key insights that key stakeholders can use and apply in their routine business setting.
[USPRwire, Tue Aug 27 2019] Rising sea-borne activities coupled with significant increase in containerized trade worldwide continue to remain instrumental in driving the growth of the straddle carrier market .
The coupling dynamic model and vibration response of straddle type monorail vehicle, Journal of Vibration Measurement & Diagnosis 37(3):462-468.
Investors also can use straddle transactions as part of a larger trading strategy.
Analyzing the two groups it can be observed the use of elements from the Straddle jump/ leap, Cossack jump.
The festival, cooked up by Boston-bred, New York-based artist Ilan Bachrach, will present existing works--Half Straddle's Chekhov riff Seagull (Thinking of you) and Radiohole's messy multimedia romp Inflatable Frankenstein--as well as seed new ones.
We implement Islamic law here." Women are allowed to straddle motorbikes if they are driving, as long as they are dressed "in a Muslim way", Yahya said.
A taxpayer may elect to treat any gain or loss attributable to any foreign currency derivative that is not part of a straddle (defined in IRC section 1092[c]) as capital gain or loss if the foreign currency derivative is a capital asset in the hands of the taxpayer (IRC section 988[a][1][B]).
A brand new Combilift straddle carrier, the first to be implemented in North East Scotland, went into operation recently at Ferguson Modular.
Southern Union Company announced that its Panhandle Eastern Pipe Line Company subsidiary has signed a straddle agreement with Next Generation Processing, LLC (NGP).
Intended for indoor or outdoor use, the mobile, telescopic mast straddle crane carries loads up to 50,000 pounds--including gen-packs and 20-foot shipping containers--through a 12 x 12 foot overhead door opening.