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BIDS

Abbreviation for brittle hair, impaired intelligence, decreased fertility, and short stature (syndrome).

BIDS

Biological Integrated Detection System. A system that detects certain antigens, some of which have been developed as potential agents of biological agents, including Bacillus anthracis, botulinum toxin, Ebola virus and Yersinia pestis.

BIDS

(bidz)
Acronym for condition involving brittle hair, impaired intelligence, decreased fertility, and short stature; usually manifested as an inherited deficiency of a high-sulfur protein.
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The extent to which I think BIDs are a good idea--and anyone who read the piece knows that I didn't exactly embrace them--is the extent to which they represent a devolution of urban power.
Too often we hear about the fax machine clogging up at bid deadline.
When TEC officials asked whether it would be a problem if they worked both for the school and submitted a Belmont bid, ``the Superintendent's Office stated it wouldn't be a problem and welcomed their participation,'' Mullinax said.
Late bids are the subject of a thousand stories some beyond belief.
The Treasury could collect sealed bids, arrange them by price, and award all the securities at a single price that just places the entire issue (diagram 2).
Prior to joining BIDS, Levin served as General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Secretary to the Board of Directors of EquiLend Holdings.
This reflects his recognition not only of the outstanding contribution of BIDs, but also the greater importance of BIDs in this period of fiscal austerity," said commercial owner Peter Malkin, who has probably done more to foster BID development in Manhattan than any other landlord.
That is if the incumbent at FAA is earning $67,000 a year I might bid, if qualified, $61,000 and take his job away.
We sincerely hope that city government will reconsider its action in throwing out the bids and award the contract to House of Blues Concerts.
Turning back to the February auction, it is fair to ask whether a more rigorous investigation into the authenticity of bids at that time might have made a difference in regard to subsequent events.
lanelogic's Put Bid is designed to lock in the wholesale price of a used vehicle 45 days in the future, regardless of fluctuations in the automotive market.
Tim Tompkins brings bands-on experience working to spur the renaissance of the Times Square area to the position of president of the BID," said Robert Kaufman, chairman of the board of directors at the Times Square BID.