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Ling

(ling),
Per Henrik, Swedish hygienist, 1776-1839. See: Ling method.

ling

(lĭng)
n.
See heather.

heather

Herbal medicine
An evergreen shrub that contains arbutin, carotene, citric and fumaric acids, flavonoids, tannins and volatile oils; it is antitussive, mildly sedative, a urinary tract antiseptic, and has been used for rheumatic complaints and gout.
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I pulled up my first ling just after daybreak, but, alas, it didn't stretch to the 22-inch legal minimum.
Following on the phenomenal success of OddzOn's cuddly Koosh Collectible Critters, Monsters and Sesame Street Koosh Collectible Characters, Wild Times Koosh Lings provide extra fun with their bendable limbs, active lifestyles and distinctive personalities.
Born in Burnage, Lancashire, on January 24, 1909, Martin Lings spent his early childhood in the United States, to where his father was posted.
Ling Electronics, headquartered in West Haven, Connecticut is the leader in supplying electro-dynamic systems, components, and service to the worldwide vibration test equipment market.
In acoustic test chambers, where Ling Acoustic Transducers are used, the measurement and control of precise levels of noise require the analyzers and controllers like those made by Data Physics.
The Ling brand is a world recognized name in shaker test systems.
We are continuing to grow our business in Ling Electronics brand test systems and StarSine(TM) power products out of our Power Systems business unit," said David Eisenhaure, SatCon President and Chief Executive Officer.
We believe we can provide each other with quality products and take advantage of other opportunities for us to market and sell each other's products into new applications in the digital powering marketplace, and to take advantage of Ling Electronics' worldwide sales, distribution and service network through which we currently sell and service digital power products today.
Ling Electronics Division Expands SatCon's Product Offerings With
SatCon Technology Corporation(R) (Nasdaq NM:SATC), a leader in power and energy management products, today announced that its subsidiary, Ling Electronics in Anaheim California, will introduce a new multi axis shaker system for vibration testing at the ESTECH 2000 exposition.
WRP Corporation (Nasdaq: WRPC) and its wholly owned subsidiary, American Health Products Corporation, announced today the appointment of Kenneth Ling as Chief Financial Officer and Acting Chief Operating Officer.