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indirect contact

Transmission of a communicable disease by any medium between the host and the susceptible person. The medium may be contaminated food or water; medical supplies; the hands of a health care worker; clothing; or an arthropod vector. See: fomes
See also: contact
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Indirect categories are all the goods and services that are bought by the company to enable its activity.
The stakeholders, in the notification of the suit sent to the APC National Legal Adviser, Babatunde Ogala, prayed him to advise the party on the need to respect court processes and halt any action on the proposed indirect mode of the primary.
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These indirect methods are so powerful because, according to Sun Tzu, "indirect tactics, efficiently applied, are inexhaustible as Heaven and Earth, unending as the flow of rivers and streams, like the sun and moon, they end but to begin anew ..."
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While CU Direct cites originations, that data is missing from NCUA call report data for cars or indirect loans.
The ITA recalls that in 2017, it collected record revenues from indirect taxes, which amounted to seven billion and 44 million KM.
But the potential remains for unilateral action by the administration to cap or cut indirect cost recovery over the longer term, and there are discussions in Washington about the parameters of federal funding for university-based biomedical research generally and indirect cost recovery in particular.
Monetary Fund, and United Nations, regarding the Platform's draft toolkit on the taxation of offshore indirect transfers.
Deloitte has announced the expansion of its senior Indirect Tax and Value Added Tax (VAT) Advisory team in the Middle East with the appointment of new Partners and Directors, and transfer of VAT experts from its global network to the region.

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