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orb

(ôrb)
n.
1. A sphere or spherical object.
2. An eye or eyeball.
v.intr. Archaic
To move in an orbit.

orb

[L. orbis, circle, disk]
A spherical body, esp. the eyeball.
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Plaid AM for South Wales East Delyth Jewell added: "The Welsh Government needs to do all it can to try to save these jobs and should consider taking the plant into public ownership, as the specialist products the plant produces could play an important role in the development of the strategically vital renewables sector in Wales" Trade union Unite's officer for Tata Steel Tony Brady said: "The closure of the Orb electrical steel base in Newport is yet another body blow for the economy of Wales.
Orb Financial Services (Orb) is an employee benefits consultant and broker offering a full range of employee benefits insurance and consulting services to commercial clients throughout the United Kingdom.
But despite exploring all options, the company has been unable to find a way forward for the Orb Electrical Steels plant, added the ANI report.
Daniel Jones has worked as a manufacturing trainee at the Orb site for about a year.
Orb is part of Tata's Cogent Power Inc, which was was one of a number of businesses Tata had designated as "non-core" and announced last year that it was seeking buyers for.
Tata's Adam added Monday: "Continuing to fund substantial losses at Orb Electrical Steels is not sustainable at a time when the European steel industry is facing considerable challenges.
Among the 21 counts of money-laundering brought against Najib last September, he was accused of having used illegal funds by issuing cheques totalling RM22.649 million to five recipients, including a RM2 million sum to Orb Solutions Sdn Bhd on August 12, 2013.
One of the most stunning of the orb weavers is Argiope aurantia.
iv) Web vertical asymmetry should only depend on the gravity-determined differences in running speed (predictions i to iii above), suggesting that the majority of other variables known to affect overall orb web geometry, but not expected to affect the asymmetry in running speeds, should not affect web asymmetry.
The R1 LS ORB Hunter has serrations on the slide at the rear and the front; a fully adjustable target-style rear sight that's recessed into the top of the slide; a dovetailed front sight with red fiber-optic insert (sight radius is 7.5 inches); a skeletonized hammer; a flat, checkered mainspring housing; an extended, ambidextrous thumb safety; a 6.0-inch, ramped barrel (diameter at the muzzle is 0.58 inch); and textured G10 grip panels.
An example of the company's intelligent dosing system, the ORB Men's & Women's Multi + Fish 00 has a dual delivery system that enables consumers to take a multivitamin and fish oil in one capsule, while the ORB Sleep Complex brings a timed-release blend of melatonin and B-12 to promote a restful night's sleep and provide energy upon awakening the next morning.
"The first book 'ORB' was released in late 2015, so when we were ready to publish the second installment we just felt it right to give readers a break and let them have both books," explains Kinfolks president Dean Elliott Case.