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rush

1. n. a quick print of a day’s shooting of a film. (Filmmaking. Usually plural.) After today’s shooting, we’ll watch yesterday’s rushes.
2. n. a period of time when fraternities and sororities are permitted to pursue new members. (Collegiate.) When does rush start this year?
3. tv. [for a fraternity or sorority member] to try to persuade someone to join. They can’t rush anyone except during rush week.
4. tv. to court or date someone, usually a woman. (From sense 3) He spent some time trying to rush her but had to give up.
5. n. a burst of energy or good feeling from a drug; the explosive euphoria of some kinds of drugs. (Drugs.) What kind of rush does this have?
6. n. any excitement; any burst of good feeling. (From sense 5) The wonderful ending to the movie gave me a rush.
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Rush selected Cigna because of the wide range of capabilities and services they provide -- which allows us to build a medical plan that attracts and retains top talent -- as well as their philosophy related to outcomes-based care management, said Brent J.
We have to have an answer for such teams, one that will prevent them from such a hard rush.
As Rush observed, "everybody loves everybody at [an event such as] this.
Rush University was officially established in 1972 when the hospital-based nursing program was transformed into a baccalaureate program and the College of Nursing was established.
Working with colleague Igor Durdanovic, Baum then turned to Rush Hour to see whether the same divide-and-conquer strategy would be as successful in another domain.
Now I see, as reported in The Washington Post by Jack Anderson, that the gurus who brought us ClintonCare and a Republican Congress have dedicated themselves to promoting a left-wing Rush.
A closer look at the development of Rush Communications can provide some insights into whether the company should go public, and what its strengths and weaknesses might be as a publicly held company.
Rush started 47 games in two seasons with the Bobcats but battled injuries and fell out of favor.
All of our coaches believe that a rush, to be effective, will involve the minimum number of rushers--meaning four.
The new product design for the Apple Rush line, with additional flavors in 4-Paks, will be presented to stockholders within two weeks.
Even so, Rush has blossomed this season in Charlotte, where he has started every game, is averaging a career-best 15 points and is shooting 41.
As soon as you reach (approximately) the point of contact upfield, dip your inside shoulder and put inward pressure on him, leaning into him to avoid opening a gap between your rush lane and the DT.
3) initiated transfer of all Apple Rush trademark applications to Apple Rush Company, Inc.
Setting up your designated two-, three-, and four-man games in your pass rush.
The 49ers are 11-0 at home in the regular season under Steve Mariucci and QB Steve Young (21 TD throws this season) has also scored 41 rush TDs in his career.