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flight

n. running away or hiding by a person officially accused of a crime with the apparent intent of avoiding arrest or prosecution.

flight

noun absconding, avoidance, decampment, departing, departure, desertion, disappearance, effugium, elusion, evacuation, evasion, exodus, fleeing, fuga, hasty departure, hegira, leaving, removal, retreat, running away
Associated concepts: flight from justice, fugitive from justice, unlawful flight to avoid prosecution
See also: abandonment, desertion, evasion
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Hapag-Lloyd Flug was the launch customer for Boeing 737-800 Blended Winglets four years ago and now operates a 100% Blended Winglet Equipped fleet of 737-800s.
21) "Da betrachte selber / was man in der Eile / Flug und Flucht gutes schreiben kan" (SW 2 "Vorrede: an den Edlen Leser").
diesem Schaukeln hinterher, es entfernte sich wie der Flug eines Geiers.
The best study of Massachusetts' political economy remains Oscar and Mary Flug Handlin, Commonwealth: A Study of the Role of Government in the American Economy: Massachusetts, 1774-1861 (Cambridge, 1947).
Untersuchungen zum Flug von Wanderheuschrecken: die Bewegungen raumlichen Lagebeziehungen sowie Formen und Profile von Vorder--und Hinterflugeln.
He is a partner at Lobel, Novins, Lamont & Flug.
Diaper Cover And Diaper With Self Closure Hook And Loop Fasteners (5,049,145); Rachael Flug, assignor to Diaperaps Ltd.
In the last few years, the reissue of such classics as Leonard Levy's The Law of the Commonwealth and Chief Justice Shaw (1957), Harry Scheiber's Ohio Canal Era: A Case Study of Government and the Economy, 1820-1861 (1969), Oscar Handlin and Mary Flug Handlin's Commonwealth: A Study of the Role of Government in the American Economy, Massachusetts, 1774-1861 (1947), and now Ronald Shaw's superb history of the Erie Canal demonstrates a revival of interest in the relationship between public policy and economic development.
Responding to investigations launched under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other anti-bribery statutes can require organizations to dedicate significant time and expense, including legal, accounting, auditing, and consulting costs," said Jack Flug, a managing director in Marsh's FINPRO practice .
The regular flights of Wizz Air and Germania Flug to London, Basel and Zurich also continue.
The central bank governor, Karnit Flug, said, 'The Monetary (Policy) Committee intends to maintain the accommodative policy as long as necessary in order to entrench the inflation environment within the target range.
Sharjeel Memon said, "people are considering Nagarparkar, Islamakot, Mithi and Chhachhro as only Thar, as a matter of fact these four towns hardly constitute 10 percent population of Thar while 90 percent population lives on sand dunes in the far flug areas where there are transport tracks," he said and added that PPP during last six years had provided maximum facilities such as water supply schemes spreading over 45 kilometers, health services in the shape of functionalizing dispensaries, rural health centers and have installation of RO plants and developed road network are worth mentioning," he said.