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business

Drug slang
A regional term for injection paraphernalia.

Vox populi
(1) Any particular occupation or employment engaged in for livelihood or gain, such as agriculture, trade, art or profession.
(2) Financial dealings; buying and selling; commercial traffic, mercantile transactions.

business

Drug slang Injection paraphernalia

business

a commercial enterprise trading in goods or services which incurs expenditure, earns income and trades, hopefully, at a profit.

business directory
lists the names of all businesses operating in a particular area as an aid to consumers. It is now customary to list professional practices in the same directory.
business names
must be registered with a statutory bureau which controls the use of all business names and with the professional registering authority. Both of these organizations are tightly selective of the names that can be used. In the veterinary profession they are literally practice names.
business nuisance
anything done which interferes with the reasonable use of a person's business premises, e.g. traffic blocking access, noise or smell offensive to customers or workers, health risks because of poor sanitation or hygiene.

Patient discussion about business

Q. How do people with Bipolar Disorder make it in today's business world? It's competitive, and it seems stability/happiness is out of reach because being bipolar you feel are out of touch.

A. There are jobs you can manage- being a writer (if you have the gift), being a freelancer, nothing you need to commit for more then few months a year. And if you take the meds and they are helping- just keep taking them.

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On the other hand, we are keen to look at things in a businesslike and commercially aware way.
He moves smoothly from the deep, melodious voice of the senator to his ex-wife's businesslike tone to the senator's surly son.
The new design is more colorful and more businesslike overall.
Like her teacher and director Alwin Nikolais, Beal's work is never just one view: it is humorous and poignant, it is mysterious and apparent, it is businesslike and deeply spiritual, it is madcap and meaningful.
But the brisk, businesslike missions of these women aren't so far removed from the single-minded, sensual pursuits of the male figures in "Dirty Windows.
The Princess Royal, who has been President of Save The Children Fund for three decades, said the charity had been attacked in the past for being "too businesslike, using the language of business and putting professionals into areas where formerly there were purely volunteers.
Hinson said a businesslike government corporation would free the air traffic control system from burdensome procurement, personnel and financing regulations.
This group looked even less businesslike than I had expected.
The male anchors are well-dressed and businesslike, while the women are anything but.
No loans were made to nonfamily members, and the family loans were not managed in a businesslike way.
Eventually, their initially businesslike relationship develops into a loving one.
This review and our efforts will produce modern, businesslike methods to better manage the federal government's real estate portfolio.

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