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n. a large trailer truck. (There are a total of eighteen wheels on the cab and trailer.) An eighteen-wheeler almost ran me off the road.


n. someone who bargains aggressively. (see also wheel and deal.) Who’s the wheeler-dealer who set up this deal?
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To help industry consultants, three wheeler manufacturers and channel partners to align their market-centric strategies -- To obtain research based business decision and add weight to presentations and marketing materials -- To gain competitive knowledge of leading players
1, 2005, when Wheeler came into the store and shot him, according to testimony from sheriff's deputies.
Social historians will be impressed by the Browns' reconstructions of the lives of the Wheelers, who were a family on the racial and economic margins of New England society.
In some sense, Wheeler attempts to do the impossible -- tell authentic women's stories in a mainstream narrative context, while working within the tradition of realism.
Wheeler received limited information as to what had happened.
Osos Petrochemicals has selected Foster Wheeler after proper evaluation and looks forward to building a relationship as we develop our petrochemicals investment in Saudi Arabia," commented Mubarak A.
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Wheeler is accused of killing Christopher Ray Simons, 24, who was working at Santa Clarita Adult Gifts on the evening of Jan.
Wheeler easily demonstrates that this chromatic premise derives from an anachronistic perspective.
energy security, the environment and the West Virginia economy while underscoring our client's confidence in this advanced, clean, fuel-efficient steam generator technology," said Gary Nedelka, chief executive officer of Foster Wheeler North America Corp.
Wheeler called deputies early Sunday from a pay phone in Stevenson Ranch to confess to at least two of the shootings and shot himself shortly after they surrounded his van, authorities said.
Foster Wheeler is very pleased to be awarded this strategically important project," said Steve Davies, chairman and chief executive officer, Foster Wheeler Energy Limited.
Lancaster's Courtney Wheeler was standing amid her excited teammates, accepting congratulations and well wishes for a sixth-place finish that put her into Saturday's Southern Section cross country finals.
The Foster Wheeler contract value was not disclosed and the project will be included in the company's first-quarter 2007 bookings.