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(in medicine) a device with various modifications, used for gathering secretions from the bronchi and esophagus for bacteriological and cytological examination.
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Commissioner Lapena named Fidel Villanueva, of the Customs Container Control Division of the Manila International Container Port (MICP), as the acting collector of the Port of Subic, replacing Customs Operations Officer CiriacoUgay, the port's acting deputy collector for assessment.
Original creditors also often sell their consumers debts to debt buyers that may collect on the purchased debts or hire third-party debt collectors to recover them.
Zeb Gul Shabbir, Additional Collector, Model Customs to Internal Audit Customs, Lahore, Muhammad Ismail, Additional Collector.
After the state pays out the 48 cents per pound of covered e-scrap, recyclers are committed to paying 20 cents per pound to authorized collectors who deliver material to them.
A strong market assures a free flow of antiquities and acts in the best interests of everyone--archaeologists, collectors, and the people in source and market nations," Schultz argued.
Over 500 works crisscrossing cultures, styles, and media represented 200 artists (mostly, like the collectors themselves, European)--among them Bernd and Hilla Becher, Damien Hirst, Claude Leveque, Ettore Spalletti, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Luciano Fabro, Maurizio Cattelan, Arnulf Rainer, and Erwin Wurm.
Cabrera recommends reading publications such as Antique Doll Collector magazine and attending craft shows, which have stringent guidelines for doll submissions.
Hagerty Insurance, through its Hagerty Protection Network, has reviewed recent collecting trends, auction results and insurance applications, and broadened its definition of "collectible car" to include many examples of automotive kitsch that have been embraced by hobbyists and serious collectors.
For less picky collectors, however, the floaty is like having a world inside a pen.
And where there are collectors, there are collectors' clubs, which can be accessed online.
A system audit performed at GM's Defiance, Ohio foundry provides practical solutions to emissions buildup in ducts, hoods and dust collectors.
Judge Hagler stated that Congress enacted FDCPA in 1977 to regulate the manner in which debt collectors (including attorneys for landlords seeking to collect rent) may attempt to collect personal debts (including rent).