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Merk

A regional term for cocaine. Likely named after Merck, a German pharmaceutical, which was a leading producer of cocain in the 19th century.
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While the Fed left many details open to interpretation, at first $6 billion may be allowed to run off - looking at Treasuries alone - and this is gradually stepped up until $30 billion a month may be allowed to run off, Merk says.
Merk is the president and chief information officer of Merk Funds, an investment advisory firm he sent up in Switzerland in 1994, before moving the business to California in 2001.
The World Cup winner was particularly unimpressed with Merk, who used to be one of Germany's top referees.
The El Merk oil and gas fields are situated in the Berkine Basin, the second-largest hydrocarbons basin in Algeria and one of the most prolific in the country in terms of output and the frequency of new discoveries.
Groupement Berkine's El Merk project will feature GE's BCL centrifugal compressors, which have unparalleled industry experience for handling high-pressure sour gas reinjection.
GE Oil & Gas said it has won a $100m contract from Petrofac, a leading international oil and gas facilities service providers, for supply of turbo compression equipment to its El Merk central processing facility (CPF) project in Algeria.
Vir my is die omslag toenemend belangrik, omdat dit 'n merk op die inhoud maak.
Merk Investments has set up the Merk Absolute Return Currency Fund.
His doctors originally thought it would take up to two years before the nerves in his arm would re-grow sufficiently to permit movement, but Merk has made more progress than expected through an intensive program of physiotherapy and electric stimulation.
Karl Merk underwent the 15-hour surgery after his body refused to accept artificial limbs.
2-billion engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the El Merk central processing facility (CPF) in the Berkine Basin of Algeria, which is to be executed over the next 44 months, with first significant volumes from the project expected in 2012.
This might seem like a logical--perhaps even obvious --step coming from Hermle's Kenneth Merk.