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nisus

 [ni´sus] (L.)
an effort, strong tendency, or endeavor to achieve an outcome or aim.
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Nisus Corporation was founded in 1990 in Knoxville, TN and is the originator of Green Pest Management[R].
This type of treatment has become a best practice for large homebuilders," explains Harry Bryan, VP of Sales for Nisus Corporation.
edu); and Vice President, Research and Development, Nisus Corporation, Rockford, Tennessee (JeffL@ nisuscorp.
5) Another piece in Hours of Idleness, "The Death of Calmar and Orla: an Imitation of Macpherson's Ossian," is a "northernized," prose adaptation of the story of Nisus and Euryalus from Virgil's Aeneid (which Byron treats more conventionally in verse in the same collection) that attempts to reclaim epic for radical purposes by employing an unconventional, Gaelic setting.
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This nisus frequently presents itself to the senses and, in my judgment, is understood by reason to be everywhere in matter, even where it is not obvious to sense.
Interaction between tit flocks and Sparrowhawks Accipiter nisus.
Prior to joining Lornamead, Jeff formed his own formulation and consulting company, Nisus Research, which he ran successfully for nine years.
5, 2, 5 or 10 percent disodium octaborate tetrahydrate (DOT, available commercially as Cellu-Treat or Tim-bor Professional from Nisus Corporation, Rockford, Tennessee).
184-5: Nisus ait: dine hunc ardorem mentibus addunt, Euryale, an sua cuique deus fit dira cupido?
Kevin Kirkland, president of the Nisus Corporation, the maker of Bora-Care said, "Builders love the product.
New Taleo customers added in the second quarter of 2006 include the following leading companies across a wide variety of industries: ADP Claims Services Group, AirTran Airways, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, Catholic Health, CDW Computer Centers, Columbia Sportswear, Community Health Systems, Diversity Search Group, Duke Energy, Eastman Chemical, Genworth Financial, Jobster, Kohl's Corporation, Moffit Cancer Center, National Foods, Nisus Search LLC, Shared Technologies, SML Resourcing and Synergy Corporate Recruitment.