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tight

1. mod. stingy. She’s really tight with her cash.
2. mod. alcohol intoxicated. Frank was tight and didn’t want to drive.
3. mod. stressful; with little margin for error. When the schedule is tight and we are busy as all get out, the telephone won’t stop ringing.
4. mod. cool; super. His new car is tight!
5. mod. close to someone; friendly with someone. Those two are really tight. True buds.
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PPL management says that it plans to work on two additional tight gas discoveries to establish commercial viability.
In the future, 'PPL plans to work on two additional tight gas discoveries to establish commercial viability,' says MD and CEO PPL Syed Wamiq Bokhari.
"I'm really impressed with all of our tight ends from spring 'til now," Taggart said.
"You don't become the No.1 side in the world without having a quality tight five."
The reasons for not wearing tight underwear really apply to men younger than you during their fertile lives.
Tight security arrangements have been made for the safety of the mourners.
They systematically reviewed the current evidence regarding tight glycemic control (achieving hemoglobin [A.sub.1c] under 7%) published in the five "most impactful" general medical journals (the New England Journal of Medicine, the Lancet, JAMA, the British Medical Journal, and Annals of Internal Medicine) and the two most impactful specialty journals (Diabetes Care and the Journal of the American College of Cardiology) between 2006 and 2015.
Montori and their associates systematically reviewed the current evidence regarding tight glycemic control (achieving hemoglobin [A.sub.1c] under 7%) published in the five "most impactful" general medical journals (the New England Journal of Medicine, the Lancet, JAMA, the British Medical Journal, and Annals of Internal Medicine) and the two most impactful specialty journals (Diabetes Care and the Journal of the American College of Cardiology) between 2006 and 2015.
In a landmark development for Oman's pivotal hydrocarbon sector, Oman Oil Company Exploration and Production (OOCEP), the upstream subsidiary of the sultanate's energy investment arm, Oman Oil Company , is preparing to bring its Abu Butabul tight gas field in Block 60 into commercial production, thereby becoming the first Omani operator to add unconventional tight gas to the nation's expanding gas base.
However, wearing tight trousers for several hours or for most of the day could compromise the blood supply in the legs as well as the blood supply from the legs to the rest of the body.
Less-tight versus tight control of hypertension in pregnancy.
The growth in crude oil production from tight oil formations is about a fourfold increase from 2008 to 2012.
Nexans, a leader in cabling, has launched a new buffer cable that harmonises its tight buffer indoor and universal cable portfolio with an installer-friendly and more cost effective tight buffer universal cable for indoor and outdoor use.
Cabling specialist, Nexans, today announced the launch of its new LANmark-OF Tight Buffer Universal Cable.
Offering an independently certified Occupational Exposure Banding 5 (OEB 5) level of containment, the high-containment, dust-tight PharmaFlex model features pinch valves on the tablet inlet, air inlet and dust extraction ports, as well as FlexConnect dust tight connection, which utilizes FDA-accepted silicone rimming that mates with circular ribs on the port inlet and outlet ports.The WIP PharmaFlex models offer all features listed in the high-containment, dust-tight model description, as well as segments sealed by 0-rings around their outer edges, and a center column in pre-molded channels, watertight bottom cabinet, water valves, drain and piping and both deduster and metal detector are washed without any manual intervention.