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110 proof

Extremely strong or potent. Its original sense refers to the alcohol content of liquor. This cleanser is 110 proof. If it can't get the stain out, nothing can.
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a hundred and ten percent

An effort towards something that is greater than one believes one is capable of doing, i.e., beyond 100% of one's ability; often used as a motivation in sports. Primarily heard in US. Alright guys, we all need to dig deep for the second half of the game. Go out there and give a hundred and ten percent and bring home a win!
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give 110%

To put forth the absolute maximum amount of effort or energy possible (i.e., even more than is usually required or seems possible). We're going to have to give 110% if we want to get this project finished by the deadline. A win today secures our spot in the championship, so go out there and give 110%!
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Force 110 PTP is pre-loaded with Cambium Networks' latest software, release 2.
Using the Macpresse 110, Dupage averages 1,500- to 1,540-pound bales of OCC; 1,800- to 1,900-pound bales of ledger; 2,000-pound bales of book stock; and 2,200- to 2,400-pound bales of sections, which Jurcik says compact the best.
Like the 307 Rapier HDi 110, the 406 Rapier HDi 110 is attractively priced, from pounds 15,195 on the road.
The first environment is comprised of systems, which have many users or many simultaneous application execution threads that can saturate the total 110 request processing potential (i.
The two fused, producing an unstable, intermediate atom with an atomic number of 110 and a mass of 270.
If a secondary limitation beyond the five-year averaging rule is necessary, TEI submits that the rule should be applied to limit the allowable increase in the tax year to 110 percent of the cumulative average base period ratio rather than applying the 110-percent limitation to each base year prior to averaging.
BAE Systems recently received a contract award for more than $20 million to supply two 57mm Mk 110 MOD 0 guns and engineering support to the U.
Fined pounds 110 with pounds 60 costs andordered to pay pounds 15 compensation.
Using the Macpresse 110, Dupage averages 1,500 to 1,540-pound bales of OCC; 1,800 to 1,900-pound bales of ledger; 2,000-pound bales of book stock; and 2,200 to 2,400-pound bales of sections, which Jurcik says compact the best.
Flerov recently sent SCIENCE NEWS two papers -- one on Dubna's latest work on this element, authored by Oganessian and 15 other scientists from the Soviet Union, romania, France and the German Democratic Republic, the other a review of the program in general, in which Flerov expresses his belief in the feasibility of going for atomic numbers higher than 110.
Fined pounds 65 with pounds 45 costs and pounds 110 back duty.
All elements heavier than uranium that have been found so far are subject to radioactive decay, but there is a strong hope that somewhere above element 110 there is a range of stable or relatively stable elements.
If all conditions to the closing of a transaction are satisfied, 110 Media Group would acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of common stock of Global Portals Online in exchange for a certain number of shares of common stock of 110 Media Group, and Global Portals Online would become a wholly- owned subsidiary of 110 Media Group.
MINNEAPOLIS -- BAE Systems received its third contract from Northrop Grumman Ship Systems to build a 57mm Mk 110 Mod 0 Naval Gun system to go aboard the U.
Expression of Interest for procurement of the goods, works and services for: GIS Substations: 110/10(20) kV - Prishtina 6 and 110 kV HIS in SS Prishtina 4, 110/10(20) kV - Fushe Kosova, 110/10(20) kV - Mitrovica 2, 110/10(20) kV - SS Theranda and 220/10(20) kV - Drenasi 2 Power Transformers: 2x40 MVA in SS Prishtina 6, 2x40 MVA in SS Fushe Kosova, 2x40 MVA in SS Mitrovica 2 and 2x40 MVA in SS Drenasi 2.