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float

verb announce, attempt, buoy, buoy up, issue, launch, offer, present, project, promote, propel, sell, set in motion, try
Associated concepts: float a bond, float an idea or concept
See also: finance
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Nevertheless, merely doing away with the hukou system will not be enough to cure the economic and social problems manifested by the floating population.
Reproductive health care service needs among in floating population in Chengdu.
On the difficulties of enumerating the capital's floating population, see Gaillard, Paris, la villa, 184; Bernard Marchand, Paris, histoire d'une villa, [XIX.
The indifference towards the problem of littering reflects a lack of discipline and the city's floating population, Sajwan said.
The visit was a part of the Gurgaon police's unique initiative to keep a record of the millennium city's floating population.
2 million electric customers and 145,000 gas customers in Nevada and supporting a floating population of 40 million annually.
But a sizeable portion of the floating population ended up begging in order to survive.
The CBA has an important floating population of commuters which is calculated at approximately three times the resident population, putting high pressure on the public works and infrastructure's needs.
Dubai: For the four million residents of Dubai and many more millions of the city's floating population, the integrated addressing system comes across as something new.
Retail business in Delhi- NCR has boomed over the years, thanks to a growing number of disposable income groups and floating population.
It's not beneficial or sustainable and it will create a floating population with all the problems that particular group brings.
On December 12, 2013, Aisino Corporation (Aisino) successfully won the bid of Heilongjiang Floating Population Residence Permit Service Management Project, with the big amount hitting RMB 12 million.

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