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jolt

Regional drug slang 
noun A strong reaction to a drug or abuse substance.
 
verb To inject a drug.
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Expert witnesses, including a physicist who has studied electricity's effects on the human body, said Nebraska's method of using several jolts of electricity gives the body time to recover and increases the odds the person will feel pain.
Treasury Department, BLS used JOLTS data to calculate monthly hires, quits, layoffs, job openings and other statistics for six establishment size categories of private sector employers in May 2010.
Over the past five years, every component of our ALM suite has been recognized by the Jolt judges, which verifies that our quality-centric ALM solutions have high impact in the industry.
1) JOLTS data show that the cyclical downturn in job openings preceded the cyclical downturn in employment.
A third type of quake attracted attention in 1992 after geologists found a fault running right through Seattle that caused a major jolt 1,100 years ago.
The cone jolt toughness test measures the sand's bulk brittleness, and is related to difficulty in pulling deep pockets in a pattern and broken molds.
Dobb's Journal announced the winners of the 16th Annual Software Development Jolt Product Excellence and Productivity Awards.
The current JOLTS program began in 1999 as a comprehensive survey of job openings, hires, and separations at a time when new data were needed to allow further analysis into the U.
Second jolt on same night on 10:55 pm was more severe than first and magnitude of second jolts were 5.
BLS economists Katherine Bauer Klemmer and Robert Lazaneo examine JOLTS data to take a close look at how job openings, hires, and separations have fared since the 2007-2009 recessionary period through the end of 2010.
Aftershocks of the earthquake continued almost for an hour while the quake jolts were also felt in other parts of the district including Qazi Ahmed, Jam sahib, Sakrand, Daur, Bandhi, Sarhari including parts of Sanghar and Naushehro Feroze districts.