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merry-andrew

1. adjective Amusingly foolish or idiotic; of or characterized by clownish behavior or sensibilities, especially in public. Though at first I found him quite funny, Tommy's merry-andrew routine has grown quite tiresome lately.
2. noun A person who acts like a clown or buffoon in public, especially for the amusement of others; a fool or idiot in general. I know you enjoy the attention that being a merry-andrew brings, but if you act like a fool all the time, people will start believing you actually are one.
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Andrew would be the first one out through the curtain, waving his arms for people to stand up and cheer for them.
So once in Helsinki, I guess the mangers of Hanoi Rocks heard that Andrew was a fan and decided to include him in a video they were making.
Andrew says he feels very comfortable at Beth Abraham.
As Andrew experiences the exhilaration of merging with the other, he loses himself and gains his first taste of freedom.
Andrew is bringing to market several new pre-engineered Earth Station Terminals that provide major savings by eliminating the need for custom design.
PCT will continue to manufacture and market broadband cable in certain markets under the Andrew brand utilizing the design, intellectual property, and quality currently featured in Andrew's broadband products.
Local production in the Indian market provides our customers with significant freight and inventory cost savings, plus meaningful improvement in product delivery times and availability," said Ben Cardwell, vice president, Asia-Pacific Sales and Marketing, Andrew Corporation.
Odyssey and Omnix are trademarks of Andrew Corporation.
Integrated dual band offerings from Andrew and Overwatch are expected to be available in November.
Elcoteq's manufacturing in lower-cost areas of Europe and North America, combined with Andrew's existing Shenzhen, China manufacturing location, provides Andrew with a global source for low-cost, regionally-produced filter products.
Elcoteq has provided manufacturing and related services for Andrew Corporation since 2001.
The Andrew in-building wireless solution to provide enhanced voice and data coverage throughout Brazil's third busiest airport includes the ION-B(R) optical fiber distributed antenna system, Cell-Max(TM) indoor antennas, and HELIAX(R) coaxial cables.
The innovative GigaSat flyaway antenna product line is a strong addition to the product offerings we can make available to large commercial and government customers through our experienced sales teams," said Jude Panetta, group president, Satellite Communications, Andrew Corporation.
The facility is closely tied to the EMEA product design center in Scotland that Andrew established in 2005 to provide region-specific design, qualification, and system specification services.
Andrew Corporation, a global leader in communications systems and products, has been awarded the second phase of a strategic multiyear contract from a Tier 1 operator in the Middle East for a major geolocation system deployment.