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staggers

1. n. liquor. She poured herself a huge glass of staggers and mumbled something about cough medicine.
2. and the staggers n. drunkenness; the delirium tremens. (Always with the in this sense.) He seems to have a little touch of the staggers.
See also: stagger
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a) Screw stagger b) Percent channel filled c) rpm d) Diameter of the screw
In order to give a clear view of different aspect of this problem, we interpret the results in terms of the investigated parameters, namely, screw stagger, percentage of channels filled, screw rpm, and screw diameter.
Staggers said that the subcommittee is expected to hear testimony from citizens opposed to the WTI facility; Hugh Kaufman, a senior U.
Following his meetings with EPA officials and West Virginians concerned with the impact the WTI facility will have on the Ohio River Valley, Staggers requested that Judiciary Subcommittee Chairman Barney Frank (D-Mass.
Staggers said that the VA needs to look hard at expanding services for veterans, including medical care.
As long as veterans remain a low priority within the federal budget, the needs of veterans will remain unmet," said Staggers.
Staggers said that EPA Region 5 has already forwarded its recommendations to EPA in Washington, regarding WTI's request for "temporary authorization" to use a spray dryer at the facility.
Staggers said he's opposed to the temporary authorization, which allows the spray dryer to be used for up to a year without review.
32) that documents key aspects of the dramatic turnaround and stabilization that has occurred since the enactment of the Staggers Act.
The recently passed Staggers Rail Act should improve the regulatory climate for U.
Pukes and Staggers is a drinking board game in which players must perform tasks and drink in "creative" ways.
Eblex beef scientist Dr Liz Genever said: "Grass staggers - hypomagnesaemia - are always a threat with lactating cows on early season ryegrass-based pastures, but they pose far more of a risk when stock grazing young grass are stressed by the sudden changes in spring weather that seem to be becoming more common these days.
Staggers said, "The vision of too many in Congress is out of touch with the reality of life in our communities.
Staggers, who is chairman of the Veterans' Subcommittee on Housing and Memorial Affairs, said his proposal could affect more than 2,000 West Virginia reservists.
A member of a House select committee, which held a hearing on health care, Staggers said that the time has passed for talk and tinkering with the current system.