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go Galt

To reduce, restrict, or cease one's work or productivity as a means of social protest against increased marginal tax rates, limits on tax deductions, or the use of tax income for purposes one finds morally objectionable. Taken from the name John Galt, a character in Ayn Rand's novel Atlas Shrugged. Primarily heard in US, South Africa. Living abroad, I only have to pay U.S. taxes if my income exceeds $95,000 a year, so I'll just go Galt if I ever come close to earning that amount.
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After receiving the December 9th letter from the USDA, Respondents met with Galt to discuss how NCH could raise 10 percent equity, which equated to $970,000.
16) This essay will assess these conflicting positions by examining other events which happened in Galt at the time in question.
In this experiment, GALT activities in the erythrocytes from 15 healthy individuals and 15 patients with GALT deficiency were determined by both the LC-MS/MS assay and a reference assay that measures GALT activity by using fluorescent measurement to determine the consumption of UDPGlc (5).
Performances of Queen Milli of Galt take place June 4 to 6 and June 10 to 13 at the Paris Fairgrounds Events Building in Paris.
Subsequent to the recognition of GALT deficiency, 2 additional enzymatic defects of galactose metabolism that also caused galactose accumulation were identified.
As the purchasing agent for Galt, Chiarappa was responsible for ordering and approving payment for all abatement supplies and materials delivered to the the site.
Prior to heading Seagull Energy, Galt was president and chief
There is something for everyone who attends, and we invite all members to join us at the beautiful Galt House to be part of the process.
The 1,300-room Galt House Hotel & Suites is well into its $50 million renovation to enhance and upgrade all its facilities.
As expected, NBs who are Duarte heterozygotes or compound heterozygotes often have GALT activities less than the lower limit of 2 SDs (150 [micro]mol/L).
Galt won a scholarship to Glasgow School of Art in 1930 and was teased by other students as they watched him make his own paints and use his hair to make brushes.
Relsys International, the leading provider of software solutions for adverse event reporting, pharmacovigilance and risk management for the pharmaceutical industry, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Galt Associates Inc.
That prompted Derby and her partner, Ed Stewart, to move their sanctuary in 1985 to Galt, a rural community 25 miles south of the state Capitol, and to create PAWS.
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Two methods of screening for galactosemia are available, one involving the assessment of GALT activity (Beutler enzyme spot test) (1) and the other involving the measurement of blood concentrations of galactose and galactose1-phosphate (Gal-1-P) (2).