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clear

1. mod. alcohol intoxicated. He was clear. You know, polluted.
2. mod. [of liquor] undiluted; neat. I like mine clear with just one ice cube.
3. tv. to earn a specific net amount of money. We just want to clear a decent profit. Nothing greedy.
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based firms such as RJO to process, clear and settle products traded at Eurex by the Chicago-based Clearing Corporation (CCorp).
We believe that the Clear Skies Initiative is an outstanding way to continue to improve air quality across the country by expecting all electric utilities to creatively change their electric generation resources to improve the environment rapidly while encouraging economic prosperity," said Walt Bussells, JEA CEO.
14 of this year President Bush announced the Clear Skies initiative, which sets strict, mandatory emissions caps for three of the most harmful air pollutants -- sulfur dioxide (SO2), nitrogen oxides (NOx), and mercury.
According to Don Knowlton, Clear Logic's marketing vice president, "It looks to us like HardCopy may be similar to Clear Logic's proprietary and patented technology because both use information from bitstreams for the FPGA-to-ASIC conversion process.
The technology covered by Clear Logic's patent was originally developed in 1996 and is currently being used for its PLD replacements and Liberator(TM) ASICs.
The net effect is a 50% smaller die from Clear Logic, even using a less aggressive manufacturing process.
Absolutely no additional engineering effort is required to use Clear Logic LPLDs.
The faster delays of Clear Logic's LPLD devices are a direct result of Clear Logic's LPLD technology.
Smaller Die, Lower Prices - The lower transistor count of CL7128 LPLD also results in a die size reduction of 43%, allowing Clear Logic to deliver CL7128 products at prices that are 20% to 70% lower than Altera's.
We have been exceptionally successful with our low cost replacements for FLEX 8K and MAX 7K devices," said Don Knowlton, Clear Logic's vice president of marketing.
We will offer a substantial price advantage, and this is one of Altera's fastest growing product families, so it represents a significant opportunity for Clear Logic.
Earlier this year, Clear Logic introduced CL8000 LASIC devices for the ASIC conversion of EPF8452A and EPF8636A designs.
Clear Logic's laser configuration process, called ClearShot(TM), is the last step in the wafer manufacturing process.
today announced CLEAR Process, a Windows-based process management tool designed to graphically analyze business procedures combining flowcharting with an Excel-compatible spreadsheet in a single desktop package.