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short haul

1. adjective (typically hyphenated and used before a noun) Of, covering, or requiring only a short distance or period of time. I've found that it's actually cheaper to fly into Seattle and then catch a short-haul flight up to British Columbia from there.
2. noun A rather short distance. The bus will take us most of the way to grandma's house, and then it's just a short haul from the station.
3. noun A short length or period of time. Congress approved funding to cover the country's debt for the short haul, but a more permanent solution will have to be reached before the December 31 deadline.
See also: haul, short

short haul

see under long haul.
See also: haul, short
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Whilst the format of the Short Haul and Short Ocean series doesn't lend itself to weekly prize giving, Grant Thornton have decided to offer one annual prize of $5,000 worth of tax, accounting or wealth management advice to the owner of one yacht entered into the Grant Thornton sponsored series.
The PSC opens hearings today to consider whether the virtual monopoly in the short haul toll market should be opened up to competition.
Without equal access there will not be meaningful competition in the short haul toll market in Florida," said Larsen.
Utilicraft Aerospace Industries' primary mission is to address the problem of the overnight express, supply chain, e-commerce, and global third party logistics entities' inability to provide effective containerized fulfillment and distribution in the short haul (or feeder) route segments of air cargo.
primary mission is to target the significant problem of the overnight express, supply chain, e-commerce, and global third party logistics entities inability to provide effective "containerized" fulfillment and distribution in the short haul (or feeder) route segments of air cargo.
With the support of Grant Thornton we have seen greater levels of participation in the Short Haul Pointscore Series and consistent entrants in the Short Ocean Pointscore Series," said Allen.
WASHINGTON, March 21 /PRNewswire/ -- MCI today asked the Virginia State Corporation Commission (SCC) to authorize and implement competition immediately in the short haul toll market in Virginia.
American Utilicraft Corporation was formed in 1990, to target the significant problem of addressing the overnight express, supply chain, e-commerce, and global third party logistics entities inability to provide effective "containerized" fulfillment and distribution in the short haul (or feeder) route segments of air cargo.
NYSE:EPD) announced that Acadian Gas, LLC, its Louisiana intrastate natural gas pipeline company, was ranked number one in overall performance by Mastio & Company in the Short Haul Pipeline Index in the sixth edition of Mastio's Natural Gas Transportation Customer Satisfaction Study.
American Utilicraft Corporation was founded in 1990, to target the significant problem of the overnight express, USPS, and e-commerce entities' inability to provide effective fulfillment and distribution in the short haul (or feeder) route segments of air cargo.
Expand Networks, an innovation leader in the emerging field of network optimization, today announced the successful deployment of its ACCELERATORs on the short haul data links connecting five Dreyer Medical Clinic sites or service locations in the greater metropolitan Chicago area of northern Illinois, improving throughput on these links by 300 to 500 percent.
The Letter of Intent reinforces our belief that the FF-1080 can fulfill the anticipated growing need in the short haul feeder segment, which we believe is an untapped market.
American Utilicraft Corporation was founded to target the significant problem of addressing the overnight express, USPS, and e-commerce entities inability to provide effective fulfillment and distribution in the short haul (or feeder) route segments of air cargo.
American Utilicraft Corporation (OTC BB:AMUC), the singular leader in fulfillment and distribution in the short haul route segments of air cargo, today announced that in response to the U.
The CPUC properly found that 'Pacific Bell is attempting to maintain a monopoly' in the short haul toll market by the 'unlawful means' of refusing to route calls as customers have requested.