Since 1990, the American Dialect Society has included in its annual meeting a vote on Words of the Year, the words that were most notable, prominent, and characteristic of the discourse of the year just past.
At the mention of the name and offence of this degraded being a great sound went up from the entire multitude – a universal cry of execration, not greatly dissimilar from that which may be frequently heard in the crowded Temple of Impartiality when the one whose duty it is to take up, at a venture, the folded papers, announces that the sublime Emperor, or some mandarin of exalted rank, has been so fortunate as to hold the winning number in the Annual State Lottery."The Vision of Yin, the Son of Yat Huang"
During the 1960s, and again in the 1970s, growth in manufacturing productivity in the United Kingdom was the lowest of all the seven major industrial countries in the world. During the 1980s, our Annual rate of growth of output per head in manufacturing has been the highest of all the seven major industrial countries.nigel lawson
It has been estimated that even in the absence of net investment, the mere substitution of modern machinery for worn-out equipment in the United States would cause an Annual productivity increase of approximately 1.5 percent.paul a. baran
Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her Annual surprise!wallace stevens
A ten per cent reduction in military expenditures per year would be reasonable, coupled with a programme of retraining the workforce and redirecting the resources in a manner that creates employment and advances social welfare. I also encourage all States to contribute to the UN’s Annual Report on Military Expenditures by submitting complete data on national defence budgets.alfred de zayas
Our rural ancestors, with little blest, Patient of labour when the end was rest, Indulg'd the day that hous'd their Annual grain, With feasts, and off'rings, and a thankful strain.Alexander Pope
The Annual Sexpo exhibition comes but once a year, and is not always memorable but this year one of our scouts discovered a truly unique talent at the show - a man who paints portraits with his, errm, manhood. Yes, Pricasso, as he calls himself, took Darling Harbour by storm last week.Annette Sharp (29 July 2007). "The Diary: Painting by members". The Sun-Herald (Sydney, Australia: Fairfax Media Publications Pty Limited): p. 2.
Oh, could I fly, I'd fly with thee! We'd make, with joyful wing, Our Annual visit o'er the globe, Companions of the spring.john logan
The Redbreast, sacred to the household gods, Wisely regardful of the embroiling sky, In joyless fields and thorny thickets leaves His shivering mates, and pays to trusted Man His Annual visit.james thomson
The "general principles" of management were set out by Daniel C. McCallum. superintendent of the New York and Erie Railroad, in that company's Annual report for 1855.Craig Heron, Robert H. Storey (1986) On the Job: Confronting the Labour Process in Canada. p. 71
Oh could I fly, I'd fly with thee! We'd make with joyful wing Our Annual visit o'er the globe, Companions of the spring.To the Cuckoo, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Bengaluru also boasts of having the largest number of households with an Annual income of Rs 10 lakh (Rs 1 million) or more.Rediff Business Desk, in "India's hottest IT destinations".
A ten per cent reduction in military expenditures per year would be reasonable, coupled with a programme of retraining the workforce and redirecting the resources in a manner that creates employment and advances social welfare. I also encourage all States to contribute to the UN’s Annual Report on Military Expenditures by submitting complete data on national defence budgets.United Nations expert urges states to cut military spending and invest more in human development 
We have spoken on many occasions of the need to achieve high economic growth as an absolute priority for our country. The Annual address for 2003 set for the first time the goal of doubling gross domestic product within a decade.Vladimir Putin Annual Address to the Federal Assembly, May 10, 2006
At the end of the Early Iron Age kings still reigned in Argos, Messenia, Epirus and Macedonia, and at Sparta there was the curious system of two co-regnant kings. But most Greek states were governed by aristocracies with Annual magistrates of limited functions and a permanent council, whether hereditary or chosen...R. M. Cook, British archaeologist, "The Greeks until Alexander", 1962, p. 65
The Ram Lila at Ramnagar, the fort that is home to the kings of Benares , is the most famous and traditional of all these Ram Lilas. The Ramnagar Ram Lila began because of the royal family's patronage , and the Annual performance is still the oldest, most traditional and most important Ram Lila in Benares.James G. Lochtefeld, in The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Hinduism: N-Z (2002), p.651
Is this Nation stating it cannot afford to spend an additional $600 million to help the developing nations of the world become strong and free and independent an amount less than this country's Annual outlay for lipstick, face cream, and chewing gum?John F. Kennedy, remarks at the dinner of the Protestant Council of the City of New York, November 8, 1963. The Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: John F. Kennedy, 1963, p. 842.
One of the most ridiculous defenses of foreign aid is that it is a very small part of our national income. If the average American set fire to a five-dollar bill, it would be an even smaller percentage of his Annual income. But everyone would consider him foolish for doing it.thomas sowell
The Crown used to call a Parliament annually, but there was not an Annual election. These words, annuo parliamento , relate to the time of their meeting, and not their election.Rooke, J., Trial of Redhead alias Yorke (1795), 25 How. St. Tr. 1081.
The delegates of the Annual conference are decidedly opposed to modern Abolitionism, and wholly disclaim any right, wish, or intention to interfere in the civil and political relation between master and slave as it exists in the slave states of the union.Methodist Episcopal Church. General Conference, Ohio Anti-slavery Society, Debate on "modern abolitionism": in the General Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church, held in Cincinnati, May, 1836. p. 5
World Bank studies suggest that US subsidies alone reduce West Africa's Annual revenue from cotton exports by $250 [million] a year .World Bank, in Growing Rese ntment Against Taxes?, Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society of Pennsylvania, 2003
One of the many economic differences between developed and developing countries is that developed countries subsidize farmers while developing countries tax farmers. . . . World Bank studies suggest that US subsidies alone reduce West Africa’s Annual revenue from cotton exports by $250 [million] a year.The UN publication Africa Recovery
Firms have invested an estimated Euro 1.2 billion in developing FLOSS software that is made freely available. Such firms represent in total at least 565,000 jobs and Euro 263 billion in Annual revenue. Contributing firms are from several non-IT (but often ICT intensive) sectors, and tend to have much higher revenues than non-contributing firms.Study on the: Economic impact of open source software on innovation and the competitiveness of the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) sector in the EU
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