shark repellent


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shark repellent

n. something that prevents corporate takeovers. (Securities markets.) Acme Systems tried again to get its board to approve a shark repellent to keep the Widget cartel from acquiring it.
See also: shark
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Our shark repellent dye contains a chemical that repels and disorientates sharks.
Shark repellent adoption is represented by a single dummy variable indicating prior adoption of one or more of the three types.
In his excellent review of the shark repellent problem, Baldridge (1990), referred to "Shark Chaser" as "a useful psychological crutch for the times.
Even though there's no utility belt with shark repellent spray in this movie, the Batmobile has changed from a sleek, streamlined car into a military monster.
The world's first personal shark repellent device, designed to be worn by swimmers and divers, has been unveiled by SeaChange Technology, an Australian marine electronics company.
While Nyad does not have a shark cage surrounding her during the swim, she is equipped with electronic shark repellent and her team has divers to protect her from the deadly creatures, (http://www.
He was instrumental in developing many of our best-selling products, like our shark repellent.
Mark's experiences included tagging a 12-foot great hammerhead and carrying out shark repellent tests on a tiger shark.
Now it is all possible, and no scuba gear or shark repellent is necessary.
OTCBB:TKAT), announced today that it has completed the second phase of testing on a patent pending sunscreen formulation containing a proven chemical shark repellent (SharkDefense, LLC.
But since then the firm, in Clydesmuir Road, Tremorfa, has developed into perhaps the world's leading maker of survival gear - it now counts bombproof pants, unmanned aerial vehicles, shark repellent and mine detectors among its creations.
s ability to develop brand recognition and distributor relationships for its products, execute its business strategy in a very competitive environment, its lack of financial resources, risks related to market acceptance and demand for its products and its ability to successfully develop and market innovative products such as a sunscreen formulation containing a chemical shark repellent.
In a recent interview with the Echo, Jamie revealed he had fears of sharks, which prompted Cardiff-based equipment specialists BCB International Ltd to leap into action to donate some of their highly effective shark repellent for the trip.
OTCBB:TKAT), announced today it has completed the first phase of testing on a sunscreen formulation containing a chemical shark repellent.
Then, in June 1958, the AIBS Shark Research Panel was established to "1) expedite and activate recommendations formulated at the ONR sponsored conference on Basic Research Approaches to the Development of Shark Repellents and 2) to serve as clearing house for all information related to the field of elasmobranch biology in general and to the shark hazard problem in particular" (Olive, 1971).