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Em·er·y

(em'ĕr-ē),
Alan E. H., 20th-century British physician. See: Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy.

em·er·y

(em'ĕr-ē),
An abrasive containing aluminum oxide and iron.
[O.Fr. emeri, fr. L.L. smericulum, fr. G. smiris]

emery

/em·ery/ (em´er-e) an abrasive substance consisting of corundum and various impurities, such as iron oxide.

em·er·y

(em'ĕr-ē)
An abrasive containing aluminum oxide and iron.
[O.Fr. emeri, fr. L.L. smericulum, fr. G. smiris]

emery

(em´ərē),
n an aluminum-based abrasive agent. Two types are aluminum oxide and levigated alumina. Emery is not suitable for polishing dental enamel. Also called
corundum.
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At the University of Michigan Extension Center in Detroit, Emery was a lecturer in geography (1961-1962), teaching courses in world regional geography and economic geography.
This is a tremendous honor," said Greg Killpack, general manager of Emery Telcom, "Utah is a great place to live and to do business.
Piqua Emery only added one employee with its recent expansion and that was to manage the new computer system.
Emery Worldwide specializes in premium, time-definite transportation services for business-to-business shippers of heavyweight cargo.
I wish Emery had been less loftily dismissive and more eager to grapple with some of the Hougan-Colodny-Gettlin material: for example, the key to a DNC secretary's desk that was found on burglar Eugenio Martinez the night of the second Watergate break-in.
They will significantly enhance efficiency on our major traffic lanes, while also accommodating our projected tonnage growth in response to Emery Worldwide's new Guaranteed Service Program.
In selecting Emery to manage this important part of its aftermarket parts supply chain, General Motors do Brazil has effectively reduced its carrier base from 12 to one, streamlining the process of shipping more than 20,000 line items per day.
Emery Worldwide is a $2-billion global air freight company that offers multi-modal transportation, logistics, ocean and customs brokerage services to manufacturing, industrial, retail and government customers.
the leading manufacturer of top head rotary drive drilling equipment used in the waterwell, oil/gas exploration, quarrying, construction, and mining industries, has awarded a contract to Emery Forwarding's Project Management Group to move the "World's Biggest Bore" drill, also known as the "World's Most Powerful Drill".
Our long and deepening relationship with Emery, especially with the new service agreements, will extend into the 21st century.
Gallagher, vice president of global sales for Emery Forwarding.
May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) has endorsed Emery Worldwide as the designated carrier for its annual trade show and convention during the next four years.