greifer

greifer

(grīf′ĕr) [Ger. greifer, gripper, claw]
An electrically powered hook-shaped prosthesis used to grip, grasp, or hold objects.
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Clinton (1-0) tied the game in the second inning when Greifer Andrade singled in a run.
Everett scored off Eugene starter Jose Albertos in the first inning when Torres led off with a double and scored on a ground out by Greifer Andrade.
* CBRE's James Ackerson, Sinclair Li, Craig Reicher and Mary Ann Tighe represented Cohen Clair Lans Greifer Thorpe & Rottenstreich in a 13,854 s/f renewal at 885 Third Avenue for the partial 32nd floor.
Greifer, "Shunt nephritis progressingto chronic renal failure," American Journal of Kidney Diseases, vol.
In a statement, her law firm, Cohen Clair Lans Greifer & Thorpe, said: "We are working to resolve this situation in a fair and reasonable way that protects the best interests of our client and her son."
President Harold Sears expressed disappointment his firm lost, but was ecstatic about his latest success, a hook called the Electric Terminal Device (ETD), that weighs several ounces less than Otto Bock's competing Greifer device.
NICHOLAS GREIFER is manager, policy analysis, in GFOA's Research and Consulting Center in Chicago, Illinois.
Large offers many fascinating details about the city: he discusses the extraordinary chaos of life during World War II bombing; the story of Jewish "Greifer," captured by the Gestapo, but allowed to live "underground" in return for informing on others; and the ever-astonishing tales of spies and counterspies in the 1950s, examples of the famous "wall in the head," which afflicts Berliners still.
Lewis Greifer, a friend of McGoohan's who wrote one of The Prisoner episodes, says in the book: "George had discovered the existence of these camps where they kept people they didn't want."
Goldsmith, "Hobbes's `Mortall God': Is there a Fallacy in Hobbes's Theory of Sovereignty?" History of Political Thought 1 (1980): 35-50; Elisha Greifer, "Joseph de Maistre and the Reaction Against the Eighteenth Century," American Political Science Review 55 (1961): 591-98; and note 3 above.
MetalMaker, Inc., Chicago, has appointed Cliff Greifer vice president of service development, George Hrivnak vice president of logistics services and George Kuebler vice president of content acquisition and management.